Association of Anatomical Pathology Technology


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Anatomical Pathology Technologist

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children NHS Foundation Trust

Great Ormond Street Hospital Mortuary is inviting applications from suitably qualified and experienced individuals for the post of an Anatomical Pathology Technologist (APT). We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our HTA and ISO credited forward thinking team.

You will already have a significant range of skills and expertise in a mortuary environment. You must be able to communicate well with people and be willing to participate in all activities related to the mortuary. You will work as part of a team, with other professionals and provide an exceptional service. The duties are both physical and practical and include document control (electronic and written), preparing patients for family visits and dealing with families directly. Meticulous attention to detail, recall of information, and ability to work with others, especially the bereaved, is vital.

Deadline 05/12/22

Anatomical Pathlology Technologist

Uxbridge Mortuary, Kingston Lane, Hillingdon

We are currently looking to recruit an Anatomical Pathology Technician to join our team based at the public mortuary in Kingston Lane, Uxbridge where you will be working as part of a positive and collaborative workforce.

The mortuary has undergone a recent refurbishment and is a modern facility with up to date equipment and facilities, we have plans to operate as a training centre, thus you will be joining at an exciting time of growth.

The role is varied, interesting and hugely fulfilling where, amongst other responsibilities, you will ensure the dignity of the deceased is maintained at all times and that the deceased family are supported in line with our customer care standards.

You will assist in post-mortem examinations and releasing the deceased in line with policy, and will provide support to the HM Coroner, Pathologists and Police Forensic Investigators, including Assisting the Pathologist by performing external examinations, recording data and notes.