Association of Anatomical Pathology Technology


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Level 3 Qualified Anatomical Pathology Technologist

King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Mortuary department as an Anatomical Pathology Technologist.  We are a small well-knit team looking for a qualified APT holding Level 3 Diploma in Anatomical Pathology Technology. 

The role will involve a range of technical and administrative tasks which include assisting with post mortem examinations, reconstruction of the deceased following post mortem and ensuring the cleanliness of the mortuary at all times.  The role will also include assisting in the body store, identifying deceased patients, recording any valuables/personal effects on the the local system.  

Administrative tasks include ensuring paperwork is complete for registration and release of deceased, forms for disposal  are completed and all databases and hospital systems are kept up to date.  

Anatomical Pathology Technologist

East Ham, London

We are looking for an individual with experience of working within a hospital or Public Mortuary environment where Coronial Post Mortem examinations take place. 

This role means that you will be based at the East Ham Public Mortuary. You must have extensive knowledge and experience of working within this field and only those with proven previous experience of carrying out post mortem examinations will be considered for this role. This role is offered on a permanent basis.  The successful candidate must also be willing to work evenings, weekends and Bank Holidays as required.  

In return, the London Borough of Newham is able to offer you a competitive salary, a supportive environment where innovation can flourish and the opportunity to develop your skills further through excellent training and development opportunities.

Closing Date: 31st August 2022 at 23:59