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Trainee Anatomical Pathology Technologist

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester

Salary: £16.800 - £19.655 pa

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides services through its three hospitals in Andover, Basingstoke and Winchester. We provide all general hospital services for planned and emergency care as well as specialist services.

The Trust was rated 'Good' by CQC in November 2015 and 'Outstanding' for end of life care.

Hampshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has an exciting opportunity for the right person to join an experienced team of Anatomical Pathology Technologist working within the mortuary at the Basingstoke and North Hampshire Hospital, with cross site working at Royal Hampshire County Hospital Winchester mortuary when required.

The HHFT mortuary service currently provides hospital, coronial and forensic mortuary services.

Applications are invited for the post of Trainee Anatomical Pathology Technologist. The applicant must be able to work as part of a team or alone. The applicant must have excellent communication skills and display meticulous attention to detail with the ability to recall complex information and be willing to participate in all activities related to the mortuary.

The duties are physically and mentally demanding. Administrative aspects of the role include assisting in maintain departmental records and participate in there update. Physical aspects require preparation of patients for autopsy, moving patients and family viewings. An essential quality is an empathic approach towards the bereaved.

The role will include participating in the 24/7 On Call Service. As the trust is multi-site with more than one mortuary, the applicant will be required to work across sites with the staff at Winchester, becoming part of a team and working with other professionals to provide an exceptional service.

Permanent position: 37.5 hours + on call

A high number of applicants for this post are anticipated and the post may be withdrawn before the date advertised. You are advised to submit your application form as soon as possible.

For further details / informal visits contact:
David Blades, mortuary manager, 01962 825417


Site Lead Anatomical Pathology Technologist

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Location:HHFT, Basingstoke
Salary:£26,302 - £35,225

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust provides services through its three hospitals in Andover, Basingstoke and Winchester. We provide all general hospital services for planned and emergency care as well as specialist services.
The Trust was rated 'Good' by CQC in November 2015 and 'Outstanding' for end of life care.

Hampshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has an exciting opportunity for an anatomical pathology technologist to be employed within the mortuaries at Basingstoke & North Hampshire Hospital and Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester with the successful candidate taking responsibility for the Basingstoke site under the direction of the Senior Anatomical Pathology Technician.

Basingstoke & North Hampshire Hospital mortuary currently provides Hospital and Coronial services. Royal Hampshire County Hospital mortuary currently provides; hospital, coronial and provided Forensic mortuary services. A total of around 1000 Coronial Post Mortems are carried out annually in total over both sites.

Applications are invited for the post of Site Lead Anatomical Pathology Technologist for the Basingstoke site. We are looking for an individual to join our motivated and enthusiastic team that will contribute to upholding and improving upon our quality service. We are looking for an APT with 2/3 years’ experience. The applicant must be able to work as part of a team or alone. The applicant must have excellent communication skills and display meticulous attention to detail and the ability to recall complex information and be willing to participate in all activities related to the mortuary.

Applicant should have a knowledge of ISO 15189 standards, supervision and maintaining the departmental quality management system. Physical aspects require preparation of patients for autopsy, moving patients and family viewings. An essential quality is an empathic approach towards the bereaved. 

The role will include participating in the 24/7 On Call Service. As the trust is multi-site with more than one mortuary, the applicant will be required to work cross sites, becoming part of a team and working with other professionals to provide an exceptional service. 

Permanent position: 37.5 hours + on call

A high number of applicants for this post are anticipated and the post may be withdrawn before the date advertised. You are advised to submit your application form as soon as possible.

For further details / informal visits contact: David Blades, Mortuary Manager, 01962 825417

Anatomical Pathology Technologist (APT) Band 5 / Anatomical Pathology Technologist Band 4

(Depending on qualifications)

Hampshire Hospital NHS Foundation Trust has an exciting opportunity for an anatomical pathology technologist to be employed within the mortuary at Basingstoke & North Hampshire Hospital with a requirement to work at Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester when required. 

The mortuary currently provides hospital and coronial services with Forensic mortuary services provided at Royal Hampshire County Hospital, Winchester.

Applications are invited for the post of Senior Anatomical Pathology Technologist. We are looking for an individual to join our motivated and enthusiastic team that will contribute to upholding and improving upon our quality service. We are looking for an experienced APT that ideally holds the Diploma level qualification. Certificate or Diploma level 3 candidates will also be considered for a Band 4 position with the opportunity to train and take the diploma level 4. The applicant must be able to work as part of a team or alone. The applicant must have excellent communication skills and display meticulous attention to detail with the ability to recall complex information and be willing to participate in all activities related to the mortuary.

The administrative aspects of the role include maintaining the departmental quality management system. Physical aspects require preparation of patients for autopsy, moving patients and family viewings. An essential quality is an empathic approach towards the bereaved.

The role will include participating in the 24/7 On Call Service. As the trust is multi-site with more than one mortuary, the applicant will occasionally be required to work across sites with the staff at Winchester, becoming part of a team and working with other professionals to provide an exceptional service.

Permanent position: 37.5 hours + 1 week in 3 24/7 on call

A high number of applicants for this post are anticipated and the post may be withdrawn before the date advertised. You are advised to submit your application form as soon as possible.

Anatomical Pathology Technologist (Fixed-Term)

Flax Bourton Public & Forensic Mortuary is an ISO9001-certified stand-alone facility in the North Somerset countryside (approx. 6 miles from central Bristol) that opened in April 2009, and in which approx. 1500-1800 Coronial, hospital, forensic and high-risk infectious post mortem examinations are carried out on behalf of HM Senior Coroner for the Area of Avon each year.

The department features a dedicated forensic suite complete with digital fluoroscopy facilities, in which cases are also performed on behalf of the Avon & Somerset and Wiltshire Constabularies.

The department undertakes CJD / vCJD cases on a regional basis, and is currently developing its chemical-risk capability.

An opportunity has arisen for a suitably qualified, forward-thinking and self-motivated Anatomical Pathology Technologist (APT) to join the team for a 10 month fixed-term contract.

As a minimum, applicants must hold either the Certificate in Anatomical Pathology Technology or the Level 3 Diploma in Anatomical Pathology Technology and have outstanding technical, communication and motivational skills, as detailed in the job description and employee specification.

You will need to be able to work effectively as part of a team, safely and accurately, whilst maintaining a high level of quality under pressure.

You will need to participate in a 24/7 on-call rota (currently 1:3), therefore, access to suitable transportation is essential.

If you require further Information, please contact John Pitchers, Mortuary & Coroner Support Manager at john.pitchers@bristol.gov.uk.

To apply, please follow this link: https://jobs.bristol.gov.uk/vacancy/anatomical-pathology-technologist-301134.html

 

Anatomical Pathology Technologist

Grade: P01 plus standby allowance
Salary:     £30,024 - £31,683 per annum
Job Ref: HMR/5806

About the role
An exciting opportunity exists for an Anatomical Pathology Technologist to work at Haringey Mortuary which carries out Post- Mortems for Enfield and Haringey boroughs. The Mortuary was purpose built in 2009 with up to date faculties, conducting around 600 Coronial, Home Office and high risk examinations a year. We pride ourselves on delivering a high quality service which ensures the dignity, respect and care for the deceased and bereaved.

About you

We’re looking for a qualified APT who will be able to demonstrate experience of post-mortem techniques, conducting external examinations, admission and release procedures, classification processes and various administrative duties including HTA compliance. The nature of the job is such that it demands high standards of integrity. You must be able to work as part of a team or alone. You will be required to assist in ensuring ongoing compliance and carry out audits in line with standard operating procedures. Physical aspects require preparation of patients for autopsy, moving patients and family viewings. It is essential that you have good interpersonal skills with the ability to show empathy and deal sensitively with bereaved families.

You will be required to work flexibly around the needs of the service and be on a standby rota for out of hours requirements.

If you wish for an informal discussion or a visit to the facility please contact; 
Ryan Moss Mortuary Manager - 02088803987 or email: ryan.moss@haringey.gov.uk

How to apply

To apply please go to http://jobs.haringey.gov.uk/Jobs.aspx where you can complete your application online. You can access the internet for free at all of Haringey’s libraries.

Closing Date:     26.02.2017