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 or allied health services 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 5 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.
This post will be based at the National Cancer Registry in Cork. Starting salary will be in accordance with Department of Health grade IV: €25,752 - €42,891.
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