Principal Genetic Counsellor - Clinical Genetics
Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

Job reference: 079605

Location: Queen Elizabeth University Hospital

Job closing date: 30/12/2021

Job posted date: 02/12/2021

Salary: Band 8A (£50,965 - £55,016)

Employment type: Permanent

Job Type: Healthcare Sciences

Hours of work: 37.5

Department: Clinical Genetics

Employer (NHS Board) : NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced and motivated genetic counsellor to join the West of Scotland Centre for Genomic Medicine on a permanent basis.

The service serves a population of around 2.6 million covering Greater Glasgow and Clyde, Forth Valley, Lanarkshire, Dumfries & Galloway and Ayrshire and Arran.  It comprises a team of Genetic Counsellors, clinic support staff, research nurse, Clinical Geneticists, medical trainees, speciality doctors and admin staff.  The service has strong established links with a variety of health services for children and adults.  There is close collaboration with the University of Glasgow where the department delivers the MSc in Genetic & Genomic Counselling.

The shift pattern is; 9.00am to 5.00pm

This post requires PVG scheme membership/ Disclosure Scotland

Informal Contact

Mark Longmuir, Consultant Genetic Counsellor on 0141 354 9257

Details on how to contact the Recruitment Service can be found within the Candidate Information Pack

NHS Greater Glasgow and Clyde encourages applications from all sections of the community. We promote a culture of inclusion across the organisation and are proud of the diverse workforce we have.


The closing date for this job has now passed.