FLORIDA ASSOCIATION OF GENETIC COUNSELORS
Genetic counselors are master’s-trained healthcare professionals specialized in the process of helping people understand and adapt to the medical, psychological, and familial implications of genetic contributions of disease. Board certification is available and is generally required to work as a genetic counselor.
Currently, there are just over 5,000 certified genetic counselors in the United States (1). At times, there are more job openings available than genetic counselors to fill them. According to the US Bureau of Labor and Statistics, employment of genetic counselors is projected to grow 27 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations (2).
The FLAGC is currently offering the ability for employers to reach FLAGC members via email with their job posting. An email will be sent from FLAGC to members to alert them to your opportunity for employment. A $100 fee will be charged per job posting request.
1. Email your job posting to FLAGC@FloridaGenetics.org
2. You will receive an electronic invoice with a link for payment.
3. Once the payment is received, members will be emailed the job posting
Additionally, the National Society of Genetic Counselors offers job posting services.
For more information, please visit https://www.nsgc.org/page/postajob.