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Band 6
Fixed Term for 2 years
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust
Employer type
Northwick Park Hospital
£30,549 to £40,105 per annum inclusive
25/07/2018 23:59
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Genetic Counsellor - CQUIN

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London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is one of the largest integrated NHS Trusts in the country employing more than 9,000 staff with a budget of more than £670 million a year. We are the first Trust of its kind to provide complete hospital-based and community healthcare services to a combined population of 930,000 in the boroughs of Brent, Harrow and Ealing. Our services include four major acute hospitals including the internationally renowned St Mark's Hospital and community services across Brent, Harrow and Ealing, including Clayponds Rehabilitation Hospital, Meadow House Hospice, Denham Unit and Willesden Centre. St Mark’s & LNWH has a major teaching commitment and we have recently been awarded University Hospital status after being granted membership of the Association of UK University Hospitals. To find out more about our Trust, why not view our video We are London North West University Healthcare

Our values - HEART

Our vision at London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust is to provide excellent clinical care in the right setting by being:

  • Compassionate
  • Responsive
  • Innovative

We are clear that our vision can only be achieved by our staff, who are our most valuable asset.

Our vision is driven by our HEART values and behaviours which were developed together with our staff.

  • H onesty
  • E quality
  • A ccountability
  • R espect
  • T eamwork

These values describe how we interact with each other and our patients and must underpin everything we do to achieve our vision.

London North West University Healthcare NHS Trust welcomes applications from people who wish to work part time or flexibly.

This is a busy challenging role and the successful candidate will join an existing team committed to providing a high quality genetics service for patients within the NW Thames Region. They will work with the GEL clinical lead, as well as working between the specialist colorectal cancer team at the Familial Cancer Clinic in St. Marks Hospital and the clinical genetics department. They will be responsible for providing genetic counselling for a mixed caseload including cancer genetics, general genetics and prenatal cases.

The department provides a comprehensive genetic service to 3.6 million in the NW London, Hertfordshire and Bedfordshire. There are close links with St. Mark’s Hospital Familial Cancer Clinic. Clinics are conducted from our base at Northwick Park Hospital and at 18 peripheral clinics within the NW Thames region.

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Chery Berlin on 020 8869 2795

If you have problems applying, contact

020 8967 5199