Consultant in Histopathology

Brighton, East Sussex
12 Sep 2018
07 Oct 2018
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Replacement posts x 1.

Applications are sought for Consultant Histopathologists to join an enthusiastic team of 10 consultants at the Department of Histopathology and Cytopathology, Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals Trust. This is a replacement, whole time equivalent post. The department has a large and varied workload and has a system of subspecialisation: a variety of specialist interests can be accommodated (especially applicants with an interest in Gynaecological Pathology and Gastrointestinal Pathology).

The histopathology department plays an important role in teaching at the Brighton and Sussex Medical School. Candidates with an interest in undergraduate teaching, an academic interest, and experience of research in diagnostic pathology are encouraged to apply.  Appointees will be supported in developing research interests.

Brighton and Sussex University Hospitals is the regional teaching hospital, providing general acute services to Brighton and Hove and Mid Sussex and tertiary services for patients across Sussex and the south east of England as a regional cancer centre. Working as one hospital across two sites in Brighton and Haywards Heath, we treat over half a million patients a year.

Informal enquiries are welcome by contacting Dr Kim Allan (Consultant Cellular Pathologist)  and Dr Kerry Sleigh (Consultant Cellular Pathologist) on 01273664502; or

The application form and full job description can be downloaded from

Please refer to the person specification in the job description with regards to CCT requirements.

When completing the application form please ensure you complete the section relating to your CCT date. If you have already have your CCT please confirm when you will be on the GMC Specialist Register.  Please be aware you only have 12 months from your CCT to join the specialist registrar otherwise you will have to go thorugh the CESR Route.

In addition to supplying us with your referee details for the last 3 years please also provide us with the contact details of your Responsible Officer for Appraisial and Revalidation

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Closing date 7 October 2018

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