Association of Anatomical Pathology Technology


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Anatomical Pathology Technologist

Camden, London

An exciting opportunity is available for an Anatomical Pathology Technologist, to join the well established and friendly mortuary team at Camden Council. You will be taking responsibility for delivering a full range of mortuary activities and take personal responsibility for the undertaking of duties related to admission, identification, and safe storage of deceased bodies for post-mortem in accordance with the services procedures. 

This is a varied role blending high standards of post mortem care, supporting clinicians and other professionals along with maintaining all requirements to ensure the HTA regulations are upheld.  You will assist pathologists with post-mortem examinations, including high-risk and forensic cases as and when required. 

Anatomical Pathology Technologist

Brent, Harrow & Barnet Public Mortuary

This is an exciting opportunity to join our experienced and dedicated Public Mortuary Team at our HTA licensed mortuary facility in North West London.

Covering three of the five boroughs of HM Coroner (North London) jurisdiction, with a catchment area approaching 1m people, our Public Mortuary is one of the busiest in London, undertaking around 1100 Coronial and Forensic post mortems each year.  

Under the lead of the Mortuary Superintendent, the post holder will participate fully in the provision of a quality service for Coroner’s and Forensic post mortem examinations, ensuring that all work is compliant with mortuary operational procedures and Human Tissue Authority licencing regulations.

The post holder will be required to assist pathologists in carrying out post mortems including reconstruction to a high standard, all procedures relating to tissue retention and cleaning procedures.  You will also be involved in the administration and smooth running of the office.