Genetic Counsellor

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Competition No.: CPF1303
1 Year - Full-Time, Mat./Parental Leave Replacement

Unit/Dept

Cardiology 

Deadline

2/22/2013 

Program

Heart Institute 

# of vacancies

Start Date

ASAP 

Salary Range

Commensurate with experience 

Union Group

 

Shifts

1 Year - Full-Time, Mat./Parental Leave Replacement  

Responsibilities:

The UOHI seeks a genetic counsellor to provide genetic counselling for Cardiology patients in an adult Cardiology setting.  The genetic counsellor works along side of cardiologists specializing in inherited arrhythmia and cardiomyopathy conditions.

Basic Requirements:

  • Masters degree in Genetic Counselling and experience working in a clinical genetic counselling position
  • Board Certification or eligibility for certification through the Canadian Association of Genetic Counsellors and/or the American Board of Genetic Counsellors

Suitability:

  • Strong oral and written communication skills as well as interpersonal skills, including collaborative teamwork skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Ability to communicate in French is an asset

Accommodations will be provided in all parts of the hiring process relating to any specialty requirements. Applicants should make their needs known in advance.

SUBMIT RESUME

Interested candidates are encouraged to submit their resumes and a short letter of interest to: jobpostings@ottawaheart.ca