Diabetes Transition Worker

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Main area
Diabetes
Grade
5
Contract
Fixed Term
Hours
20 hours per week
Job ref
166-MEC-873233
Site
Chesterfield Royal Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Town
Chesterfield
Salary
£22,128 - £28,746 per annum pro rata
Closing
30/01/2018 23:59

Applications are invited for an exciting new post within the Medicine and Emergency Care Division.

We looking for an enthusiastic and innovative person to provide targeted support to young people aged 16-25 affected by diabetes. You will guide them to have an increasing role in managing their own care as they transition through to adult service and sign posting to other agencies as required.

This post will play a key role in the development of the diabetes transition service, particularly looking to see how young people’s engagement with the service can be improved and help to develop a peer group network of support.

The post holder will be working within a large, experienced multi-disciplinary team across boundaries between paediatric and adult services and as such you will be exposed to all kinds of new challenges and responsibilities, to ensure you continue learning and developing as you go.

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Applicant requirements

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.

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Further details / informal visits contact

For further information please contact Senior Matron, Gary Durrant on 01246 513403

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