Genetic Counselor Job Description

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Job Description

We are seeking a compassionate and knowledgeable Genetic Counselor to join our healthcare team. As a Genetic Counselor, you will play a pivotal role in providing information and support to individuals and families who may be at risk for genetic disorders. If you have a passion for genetics, excellent communication skills, and a drive to empower patients with informed choices, we want you to contribute your expertise to our dynamic genetics counseling practice.


  • Competitive compensation and opportunities for professional growth
  • Supportive and collaborative healthcare team environment
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health and retirement plans
  • Opportunities for continuing education and certifications
  • Company-sponsored genetics counseling workshops and seminars
  • Access to advanced genetic counseling tools and resources


  • Assess patients’ risk for genetic disorders and diseases
  • Educate patients about genetic testing and inheritance patterns
  • Provide emotional support and guidance to patients and families
  • Interpret and communicate genetic test results
  • Collaborate with healthcare providers and medical professionals
  • Stay updated with genetics research and advancements


  • Master’s degree in Genetic Counseling or related field
  • Board certification in Genetic Counseling
  • Proven experience in genetic counseling or a related role
  • Excellent communication and counseling skills
  • Empathy and a patient-centered approach to counseling
  • Ability to explain complex genetic concepts to non-experts
  • Commitment to upholding ethical and professional standards in counseling

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