PART TIME OR FULL TIME GENETICS COUNSELOR/SR. GC

Location
Philadelphia
Posted
Jan 19, 2018
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Duties: The Genetic Counselor for Dr. Angela Bradbury's Telegenetics Program is responsible for providing genetic risk assessment and counseling for both clinical patients at affiliated community hospitals and participants in a variety of remote genetic counseling studies both regionally and nationally. This may be a full time or part time position, depending upon the needs of the candidate and the department.
The Genetic Counselor B will be expected to perform pre and post testing independently. Review medical management strategies & collaborate with physicians caring for patients & participants. Provide genetic counseling & input for research evaluating remote genetic services, clinical quality control & programmatic initiatives in the clinical program. This may include presentations for partnering community practices& research & clinical groups within the University. The Genetic Counselor B will perform genetic risk assessment, including, obtaining and analyzing appropriate family and risk factor information for disease susceptibility; applying and interpreting risk assessment models; and obtaining reviewing and confirming medical histories. Be able to work in teams, but also independently to meet programmatic goals.
In addition to the above, the Senior Genetic Counselor will have field experience in research and programmatic initiatives. The Senior Genetic Counselor must be able to contribute significantly to the team from the start. The Senior Genetic Counselor will provide clinical supervision, guidance and support to the Genetic Counselors A and B that are on staff in the Bradbury Group. Provide site external management; contribute to writing and presentations of research and programmatic data at meetings and conferences.

Qualifications: Genetics Counselor B: Master's degree in Genetic Counseling and 2 years of experience are required. State license required.
Senior Genetics Counselor: Master's degree in Genetic Counseling and 3 to 5 years of experience , as well as state license, required

Reference Number: 40-27773

Salary Grade: PT/27/28

Employment Type: Exempt

Org: DM-Hematology/Oncology

Special Requirements:

Job Family: Z-Non-Classified Staff/Non-Unionized Job Grades

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