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Genetic Counsellor

Job Reference: 282-SA7849

Employer:
The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust
Department:
Genetic Counsellor
Location:
The Royal Marsden Hospital, Sutton
Salary:
£42,313 - £48,515 pa inc pro rata

The Royal Marsden NHS Foundation Trust is a world-leading cancer centre. Our role is to offer our patients the best cancer care available anywhere in the world, and to continue to make a global contribution to finding better ways of diagnosing and treating cancer. We employ over 3,900 staff in a diverse range of careers including nursing, medical, science, radiography, pharmacy, occupational therapy, finance and administrative services. We have two hospitals – one in Chelsea, London, and one in Sutton, Surrey – as well as a Medical Daycare Unit in Kingston Hospital

At The Royal Marsden, we deal with cancer every day, so we understand how valuable life is. When people entrust their lives to us, they have the right to demand the very best. That's why the pursuit of excellence lies at the heart of everything we do.

At the heart of the hospital is our dedicated team. We offer a stimulating and dynamic working environment, a wide range of staff benefits and learning and development opportunities. We are looking for employees who aspire to excellence, share our values and can play a crucial role in our on-going achievements.


The Royal Marsden Cancer Genetics Service has a vacancy for a Band 6 or 7 Genetic Counsellor. This post is a temporary 0.6FTE (22.5 hours/week), working across both the Sutton and Chelsea sites. The post holder will undertake a range of genetic counsellor duties including a genetic counsellor telephone and face to face clinics, genetic register work, audit and service development projects.
Applicants must either be GCRB registered or eligible for genetic counsellor registration. Candidates who are GCRB registered will be appointed at Band 7. Candidates who do not yet have GCRB registration will be appointed at Band 6, as trainee post.

Closing dates for applications: June 20, 2019

 


Interview date: July 4, 2019



For further details / informal visits contact:

Jennifer Wiggins, Senior Genetic Counsellor or Cathryn Moss, Genetic Counsellor on 0208 661 3375.




The Trust is committed to developing and delivering excellent customer focused service by treating patients, their families, friends, carers and staff with professionalism respect and dignity.

Due to the high volumes of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close any adverts before the published closing date once we have received a sufficient number of applications. We advise you to submit your application as early as possible to prevent disappointment.

As we often have many applicants for jobs at The Royal Marsden NHS Trust, we regret that we will only be able to contact those applicants who are short-listed for interview. Therefore if you have not heard from us within two weeks of the closing date, then please assume you have not been short-listed for interview on this particular occasion.


Disclosure and Barring Service Check

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and as such it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly known as CRB) to check for any previous criminal convictions.



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