Now Hiring: Cancer Genetics Counselor (Per Diem)

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Our Cooper Team is growing! Cooper University Health Care is the leading academic health system in South Jersey. Join us today as per diem Genetics Counselor, part of our Cancer Genetics Program with MD Anderson Cancer Center at Cooper.

Qualified candidates should have a Master’s degree from an Accreditation Council for Genetic Counseling (ACGC) accredited genetic counseling training program. Candidates should be eligible for American Board of Genetic Counseling (ABGC) certification and are preferred to have at least two years of experience in a cancer genetics related field. In addition, you should have a strong knowledge base in cancer genetics, be highly motivated, have strong critical-thinking, organizational, and communication skills, and be able to work well independently and collaboratively.

ACGC-accredited Genetic Counseling Training Program students who anticipate graduation in April/May 2021 are welcome to apply for this position.

A genetic counselor license or work permit issued by the State of New Jersey is required by state law to engage in clinical practice as a genetic counselor.

In this role, you will:
• Coordinate and perform all services provided through the Cancer Genetics Program.
• Perform all aspects of hereditary cancer risk counseling.
• Coordinate genetic testing for various hereditary cancer syndromes.
• Provide education to referring physicians and the community at large about hereditary cancer syndromes.

Visit our jobs site for more details and apply to join our Cooper Team today.

At Cooper University Health Care, our commitment to providing extraordinary health care begins with our team. Our extraordinary professionals are continuously discovering clinical innovations and enhanced access to the most up-to-date facilities, equipment, technologies, and research protocols. We have a commitment to our employees by providing competitive rates and compensation, comprehensive employee benefits programs, attractive working conditions, and the chance to build and explore a career opportunity by offering professional development.

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Cooper University Health Care is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, age, religion, disabilities, marital status, protected Veteran status, national origin, or any other category protected by federal or state law.

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Inclusion: We respect others, value differences, and promote a sense of belonging for all.

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