Genetic Counselor Senior/UKHC

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Posting Details

Posting Details

Job Title Genetic Counselor Senior/UKHC Requisition Number RE17358 Working Title Genetic Counselor/UKHC Department Name 7H503:OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY - MATERNAL FETAL Work Location Lexington Grade Level 13 Salary Range $71,323-115,086/year Type of Position Staff Position Time Status Full-Time Required Education

MS

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification

Certified Genetic Counselor

Physical Requirements

Requires handling of light-weight objects up to 10 pounds, or standing/walking for long periods of time.

Shift

Monday-Friday Days

Job Summary

Genetic Counselors are core members of the Maternal Fetal Medicine (MFM) team providing infrastructure, counseling, education and teaching to our patients, our students, our residents and our fellows. They become a central member of the MFM team in managing women with fetal birth defects.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Organizational skills, communication skills, attention to detail, flexibility, problem-solving, analysis. Genetic counseling and knowledge of fetal anomalies.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No Preferred Education/Experience Deadline to Apply 04/08/2019 University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * Do you have a current certification as a Genetic Counselor by the American Board of Genetic Counseling or do you have the ability to obtain this certification by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please choose the answer that best describes your years of paid, full-time employment experience in Genetic Counseling.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 7 years
    • More than 7 years
  4. * Please choose the answer that best describes your years of paid, full-time employment experience working with fetal anomalies/abnormal test results.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years, up through 7 years
    • More than 7 years
  5. * Please describe your experience counseling women and their families for abnormal screening tests/age/genetic history.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • National Society of Genetic Counselors
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above
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  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
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    Posted: 3/12/2019
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