Blood Cancer Registrar (Temporary - Minimum one year contract)

Applications are invited for a Blood Cancer Registrar who will be employed by the National Cancer Registry to support the Blood Cancer Network Ireland (BCNI) project. The post-holder will: establish procedures within hospitals to identify newly diagnosed blood cancer cases; collect and code (using ICD-O coding standards) patient, tumour and treatment-related information in the BCNI designated areas.

The successful candidate must have a medical, nursing, allied health services or health sciences qualification to a National Framework Qualification (NFQ) minimum level 7 (or comparable registered nursing qualification) with at least 1 year post qualification experience in their field and/or a minimum of 2 years medical coding experience. Good comprehension of medical terminology and knowledge of anatomy and physiology is required. Proficiency in the use of personal computers for data entry, MS Outlook, MS Word including file management and electronic communications. A full clean driving licence and own transport is essential.

Salary: This will be in accordance with Department of Health grade IV: €27,020-€44,330

The post will be based at University Hospital Galway, travel to other Hospitals in the West, North West & Midlands will also be required from time to time.

Applications in the form of a CV (three copies) including the names of at least two referees, plus a covering letter should be posted to:

Human Resources Officer
National Cancer Registry Ireland
Building 6800
Cork Airport Business Park
Kinsale Road, Cork IRELAND

Applications by email will not be accepted

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 2pm on Friday 12th October

The National Cancer Registry is an equal opportunities employer

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Expiry date: 
Friday, October 12, 2018 - 14:00

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Cork Airport Business Park
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