Histopathology Consultants

Salford, Greater Manchester
£77,913 - £105,042
06 Jun 2019
23 Jun 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

The Histopathology teams at The Northern Care Alliance (NCA), a group of two trusts Salford Royal Foundation Trust (SRFT) and Pennine Acute Trust PAHNT) is looking to appoint quality driven Histopathology consultants to join our high performing team on our Salford Royal (2 vacancies) and Royal Oldham Hospital (3 vacancies) sites. We provide a comprehensive, efficient and cost effective Cellular Pathology service to SRFT and PAHNT and Wrightington, Wigan & Leigh NHS Foundation Trust (WWL). We are looking to enhance our skilled and committed team of 21 general consultants with individuals who can drive our continued success and contribute to an exciting future.

The Departments of Cellular Pathology are friendly and busy departments that support many multidisciplinary teams for cancer specialists including breast, upper and lower gastrointestinal, lung, urology, gynaecology, head and neck and haematology. Our surgical and medical colleagues are very appreciative of the high quality diagnostic service we provide and this is reflected in our excellent working relationships with our clinical colleagues.

Salford Royal Hospital is a teaching hospital and all consultants are involved in teaching medical students and training medical staff. Development of management skills is actively encouraged with Trust based courses and the opportunity for career progression within divisional management is available to all colleagues.

The Pathology Department at The Royal Oldham Hospital is housed in a purpose built and innovatively designed laboratory providing a comprehensive clinical and diagnostic service across the Trust. The Department is UKAS Accredited. The state of the art facilities have been designed and constructed with the professional in mind.

Putting your needs under the microscope

We commit to providing you with: A consultant team with clear vision for the continued success of their department; Support for your own personal development utilising our strong links with external stakeholders; A flexible approach to job planning that delivers a working environment to best suit you and your team; An opportunity for additional PA’s and coronial post mortem work; A workload that is distributed amongst the team using Royal College guidelines for Histopathology and Cytopathology departments;    Opportunities to work with other local organisations to enhance your skills and experience; Participation and support with local and national clinical trials; Networking and development opportunities by being part of the team that organises and takes part in the annual regional breast pathology conference and annual national uropathology conference.

All new starters to these posts will be employed by Salford Royal NHS Foundation Trust and be on a Salford Contract.

Salford Royal has teamed up with housing association Salix Homes to provide a 26-apartment complex for doctors, nurses and other clinical staff new to the Trust. Please enquire upon appointment to review availability.

In line with the Trust’s Single Equality Scheme we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of ethnic origin, disability, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, nationality, religion, marital status, social back ground or trade union membership. However, as members of ethnicity minority groups and individuals with disabilities are currently under-represented at this level of post, we would encourage applications from members of these groups.  Appointment will be based on merit alone.

For further details / informal visits contact: Dr Luisa Motta (Clinical lead for Cellular Pathology at SRFT) on 0161 206 0883 or via email: ​Luisa.motta@srft.nhs.uk and Dr Sami Titi (Clinical Lead for Cellular Pathology at PAHNT) on 0161 656 1364 or via email: Sami.titi@pat.nhs.uk

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