Oncology Counseling Specialist

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Make the most of your clinical skills at an organization that has earned numerous awards for clinical excellence. Based in Roanoke, VA, our community-based health care organization encompasses a comprehensive network of hospitals, primary and specialty physician practices, and other complementary services.


Play an important role with a regional leader that inspires better health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.


Supports Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities. Provide therapeutic services to oncology patients and families at all levels of care within the scope of the therapist's license. Direct responsibility for program development and coordination of cancer counseling and education services within the Radiation  Oncology Department.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Masters Degree in Behavioral Sciences or specialty certification.

Experience: Must have met continuing education requirements from VA Board of Professional Health Regulatory Boards plus two years post licensure experience. Prefer oncology specialization, experience, background and interest working in a hospital environment. Experience demonstrates program development, leadership, self direction and excellent communication skills.

Licensure/Certification: LCSW, LPC, or RNCS. License required to provide inpatient and outpatient services.

Other: Ability to work collaboratively with physicians other health call providers, and management entities.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.



Requisition Number: 2822 
Employment Status: Regular Part Time 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Mon-Fri, 8am-4:30pm


As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Posting Notes:

Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

Job Segment: Oncology, Neurology, Radiation Oncology, Orthopedic, Medical, Healthcare

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