Training Coordinator in Clinical Cancer Genomics

PeterMacCallum Cancer Centre
Job Location
305 Grattan Street
Melbourne VIC 3000
80,000 +

Peter Mac offers its employees the following benefits:

  • Salary Packaging
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Central City Location
  • Training and Development Program
Job Description

Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre offers cutting edge cancer genomics screening for actionable clinical variation, including testing for early and late stage clinical trials. Our clinically targeted next generation sequencing panels require expert interpretation and reporting to the medical and research community. In this new role, funded by the Melbourne Genomics Health Alliance (MGHA), you will be located in the Molecular Pathology laboratory at Peter Mac, and be responsible for developing training programmes to meet the needs of our own medical laboratory scientists, and those within MGHA member laboratories.


  • Direct responsibility for training medical laboratory scientists in cancer variant curation and interpretive reporting of cancer variant data.
  • Implement Melbourne Genomics training programme for Workforce Development of medical laboratory scientists in cancer variant curation.
  • Develop training and assessment programme to meet the wider needs of the Molecular Pathology section of Peter Mac.
  • Perform cancer variant curation and reporting within the Molecular Pathology laboratory curation team
About Our Organization

Peter Mac is one of a handful of integrated cancer research, education and treatment centres in the world. Each day our team strives to provide the very best in cancer care, even better treatments and potential cancer cures for all people affected by cancer.


Globally, we are facing one of the most pivotal times in the pursuit of cancer cures, and Peter Mac stands at its forefront. Together, we aim to lead a new era of cancer prevention, care and discovery, supported by state-of-the-art facilities at our new home within the Victorian Comprehensive Cancer Centre building.

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