Senior Diabetes Specialist Nurse
We are seeking to recruit Senior Diabetes Specialist Nurses to work within our community diabetes service for Brighton, Hove, Lewes, High Weald and the Havens in East Sussex.
This is an exciting opportunity to work within a multidisciplinary team of consultants, nurses, dietitians, podiatrists, psychologists and support staff, and contribute to the development of this innovative service.
The Senior Diabetes Specialist Nurse will work in partnership with patients with type 1 or type 2 diabetes in a community setting, aiming to improve outcomes for patients. This includes the development of clinic based care, home visits and patient education programmes for diabetes management.
The Senior Diabetes Specialist Nurse will also establish and maintain effective working relationships with health professionals in both primary and secondary care. To ensure the provision of high quality specialist diabetes care to patients and carers at all stages of the care pathway.
This role offers an excellent opportunity to develop clinical and service development skills, as well as experience of working within a multidisciplinary team integrating physical and psychological support.
Staff working in the South East Coast Region will be given priority consideration for vacancies if they are at risk of redundancy.
We are hoping to interview on either the 3rd or 4th December 2018.Applicant requirements You must have appropriate UK professional registration. This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.