Saskatchewan Health Authority


Posting Date: March 27, 2023

Position Profile: Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) – Saskatoon and University Saskatchewan (UofS), Department of Pediatrics of the College of Medicine seek a part-time, (up to 0.63FTE) Medical Geneticist for a 15 month locum term commencing in June 2023. The successful candidate will provide specialist consultative services for both inpatients and outpatients and will participate in developing and guiding strategies for improving the health and health care of Saskatchewan adults and children.

The provincial Genetic program provides a range of genetic services for both adults and children. These services include genetic assessment, targeted analysis including cytogenetic, molecular and metabolic investigations. This position entails clinical service delivery for families seen with prenatal, general genetic concerns and cancer genetic counselling services.

Compensation: competitive contract value up to $343,000.
Benefits: This is an independent contractor position therefore benefits are the responsibility of the successful candidate.
Location of Practice: Saskatoon, Saskatchewan

Qualifications/Requirements of the position: Candidates in consideration will hold Royal College certification or eligibility for certification and be eligible for licensure with the College of Physicians and Surgeons of Saskatchewan.

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To Apply: SHA supports a shared commitment to a Representative Workforce that is respectful and inclusive of all staff and clients and welcomes applications from those who will contribute to the diversity of our community. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply; however, Canadian citizens and permanent residents will be given priority.

Interested candidates, please submit your curriculum vitae in confidence to:
Jennifer Grunert, Specialist Recruitment and Retention
Practitioner Staff Affairs – Suite 6740 – Royal University Hospital | 103 Hospital Drive | Saskatoon, SK S7N 0W8

Please note applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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