The Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) has an immediate opening for a full time Board Certified/Board Eligible Clinical Genetic Counselor. The position will be located in the Greenville office of GGC.
The Clinical Genetic Counselor position will primarily involve genetic education, assessment of risks and psychosocial status, immediate and ongoing support for families, discussion of testing options and coordination, interpretation of laboratory results and communication of findings. The counselor will participate in general pediatric genetic clinics, as well as evaluation of some adults. This is an opportunity to join our team of three clinical geneticists and three clinical genetic counselors as well as interact with other GGC clinicians and laboratory geneticists.
Greenville, SC is located in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The Greenwood Genetic Center’s Greenville office covers a service area of over one million individuals with close ties to the Greenville Hospital System and the country’s newest medical school – The University of South Carolina School of Medicine - Greenville. It is a fast-growing city of 62,000 residents (490,000 in Greenville County) with a vibrant downtown and many opportunities for recreational, cultural, entertainment and educational activities. Greenville is located a short drive from the mountains and a 3.5-hour drive from the SC coast. For more information visit http://www.greenvillesc.gov/Living/Newcomers.aspx.
Send letter of interest, curriculum vitae and list of professional references to:
Janet Harris Still, PHR, SHRM-CP Human Resource Manager Greenwood Genetic Center firstname.lastname@example.org
A Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling is required, and applicants must be Board certified/eligible by the American Board of Genetic Counseling. Entry level and experienced candidates are encouraged to apply.
Additional Salary Information: A competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package will be based upon experience.
The Greenwood Genetic Center (GGC) is a nonprofit institution founded in 1974 providing clinical genetic services, diagnostic laboratory testing, educational programs and research in the field of medical genetics. The primary research and testing focus is on intellectual disability, autism and birth defects; however our clinicians serve patients with a variety of genetic disorders across the lifes...pan.Our faculty and staff are committed to the goal of developing and providing preventive and curative therapies for the individuals and families they serve. GGC extends its reach as a resource to all residents of South Carolina with satellite offices in Charleston,Columbia,Florence and Greenville.