Consultant Histopathologist

Location
Hereford, County of Herefordshire
Posted
23 May 2019
Closes
02 Jun 2019
Sector
Hospital
Specialty
Histopathology
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent

Contact Details

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the histopathology team at Wye Valley NHS Trust. Situated in one of the most beautiful parts of the country, Wye Valley histopathlogy department provides a comprehensive histopathology service for the County of Herefordshire and Powys.

The department is UKAS accrediated and offers opportunities for the candidate in cervical, breast and gastrointestinal histopathology as well as non-gynaecytology; mortuary services are also supported.

It is anticipated that the post holder will bring/evolve special interests which, when integrated with those of the five existing consultants, will allow the department to maintain its high level of diagnostic expertise.

The department is currently working with the West Midlands Cancer Alliance for implementing on site digital pathology.

The intended post is based on a 10 programmed activity session (10pa). Any applicant who is unable to work full-time will still be eligible for the post on a part-time or job sharing basis and will take part in annual job planning within the trust.Opportunites will also be available for the new post holder to take on managerial respsonsibilites in due course.

Candidates should be FRC Path or equivalent qualification and be on the Specialist Registrar of the GMC (or within 6 months of obtaining such at the time of interview),

Informal enquires are welcome. Please contact Dr Rashmi Rao on 01432 364 083 rashmi.rao@wvt.nhs.uk or Dr Mark Hayes on 01432 364 150 mark.hayes@wvt.nhs.uk