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Community Genetics Coordinator

NJC Scale 24 £22,401  pro rata

Funded by East Lancs CCG, we have the opportunity to recruit a dynamic new member of the team to support our service to local families in the five districts of East Lancashire.

The Community Genetics Coordinator will be responsible for raising awareness of inherited disorders. The post holder will work with families and support them to access appropriate services. Applicants must have an awareness of inherited disorders and experience of working with families.  Candidates must be qualified to NVQ Level 3 or equivalent and be willing to access training.  Bilingual skills are desirable.

This is a 30 hours per week post initially funded until 31 March 2020.

All candidates should understand and be committed to the role of the voluntary sector and be able to work on own initiative in a challenging environment.    This is an essential car user post.

Closing Date:    Thursday 22nd Feb 2019 at 12.00 noon.

Interview Date: Friday 1st March 2019

We do not accept CV’s.

Download an application pack here:

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Community-Genetics-Coordinator-Application-form 2019

Or contact us to request a pack on (01282) 690536

Home-Start is committed to safer recruitment practice as an important part of safeguarding and protecting children and vulnerable adults. Our safeguarding policy is available upon request. All posts are subject to appropriate level DBS check.

Home-Start Pendle & Ribble Valley is committed to equality of opportunity and diversity.

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