Play a key role within a world-class, award-winning health system. Help advance the state-of-the-art in genetic-based cancer care. Take your career in an exciting new direction. UCan do all this and more at UCLA Health.
In this exciting position, you will lead the development of our Cancer Genetics program. You will develop operational SOPs, monitor department operational and financial performance, and design/execute training initiatives and personnel activities. You will also supervise genetic counselors and genetic counseling assistants and provide clinical supervision to genetic counseling students. This role involves preparing and delivering lectures to undergraduates, graduates, medical students, and residents/fellows while also handling clinical duties in providing genetic counseling services to patients.
We’re seeking a self-motivated leader with:
Master’s degree in genetic counseling or clinical/medical genetics
Three to five years of management experience in genetic services
Board certified/eligible by the American Board of Genetic Counseling
In-depth and current knowledge of the rapidly changing principles and practices of medical genetic and genetic counseling
Exceptional communication skills
Experience managing team functions, including human resources oversight
Working knowledge of research-oriented patient care systems
Understand of process improvement and standardization processes
Lean experience preferred
UCLA Health is a world-renowned health system with four award-winning hospitals and dozens of primary care practices, specialty practices, urgent care centers and other ancillary locations throughout metro Los Angeles. We’re also home to the world-class medical research and clinical education capabilities of the David Geffen School of Medicine. Through the efforts of our outstanding people, we have become Los Angeles’ trusted provider of exceptional, compassionate patient care. If you’re looking to experience greater challenge and fulfillment in your career, UCan at UCLA Health.
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
At UCLA Health, you can help heal humankind, one patient at a time by improving health, alleviating suffering and delivering acts of kindness. As you do, you’ll achieve great things in your life and your career. We’re a world-class health organization with four hospitals consistently recognized among the nation’s very best as well as an internationally-renowned medical school, primary and specialty care clinics and much more. Within our dynamic, innovative and growing organization, you’ll find exceptional opportunities to make the most of your abilities in a supportive, empowering and inclusive environment. If you embrace our values of Integrity, Compassion, Respect, Teamwork, Excellence and Discovery we invite you to see all you can accomplish at UCLA Health.