Consultant Histopathologist

1875
  • £93,666 - £126,281
  • South East
  • Fixed
  • A Trust in the South East are looking for a Consultant Histopathologist to work in either a general or sub-specialised capacity, to join their expert team in a very large District Hospital and contribute to the Pathology Services of the region. The post holder will also be working alongside other Consultants that are reporting on a wide array of site-areas which will be discussed in MDT meetings.

Due to the nature of the hospital, they have the facilities to support IMG’s through their CESR (Portfolio Pathway) application and have a strong track record of successful applicants. There is also a strong emphasis on CPD and progressing personal career interests.

The location of the post provides easy access to and is well connected to London whilst still being close to an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONB). Being outside of London, the cost of living will be lower whilst still having access to excellent transport links such as Heathrow Airport.

Key Details 

  • Job Title: Consultant Histopathologist
  • Location: South East
  • Salary: £93,666 - £126,281
  • Contract: Fixed-Term

The Department

An expert team of 6 Consultants smoothly runs a reporting system capable of undertaking specimens from all major site areas except for Thoracic and Neurosurgery. Together with the high standard of equipment, it makes for a fantastic career opportunity for the post holder.

This UKAS accredited laboratory includes large block and automated processing equipment capable of performing staining procedures. It includes a Ventana Ultra (Roche Diagnostics) immunostaining machine and immunofluorescent facilities.

Main Duties

  • This is a 10PA job with no out of hours requirements
  • Participation in EQA meetings
  • Option to contribute to Non-Gynae Cytology workload
  • The post holder will take part in the 10 weekly MDTs.  
  • Expectation to take part in Appraisal, Mandatory Training and MDT attendance are expected.
  • The SPA core time is provided and undertaken within the Trust but there is availability to work from home for up to 1 day a week (needs approval from Clinical Lead)

Professional Development

  • Consultants are encouraged to develop their roles as educators, innovators and leaders within the department, the hospital and beyond.
  • Research activities are actively supported
  • Several Consultants hold National Lead roles, and we are enthusiastic in supporting each other in activities such as presenting work at national and international conferences
  • Teaching is strongly supported departmentally and trainees regularly give the department good feedback about this.
  • From the day you join the department you will be required to follow a programme of continuing education to encourage your personal development
  • You will be required to participate in clinical governance and quality improvement projects, with opportunities to collab with other departments across the Trust.
  • The Trust is extremely supportive of the GMC Revalidation process and are happy to assist in the process of annual assessment, appraisal, and Revalidation

Requirements

  • Full GMC Registration
  • Recognised post graduate qualification (FRCPath)
  • Evidence of participation in CPD
  • Non-UK trained applicants need to show evidence working towards CCT equivalent (CESR/Portfolio Pathway)

How BDI Resourcing can support

When choosing to apply for your next role with BDI Resourcing, you’ll have the full support of an expert recruitment team who will assist, as standard, with:

  • CV Preparation using our recognised bespoke guidance
  • Application support with expert knowledge of specialisms, NHS and local support
  • Video based Interview Preparation using specific example questions according to job role
  • Contract and offer negotiations for salary, relocation packages, tenure and more

Once you have accepted your new role, you’ll then be met by one of our dedicated relocation executives who will guide you through all the way to starting to your new role including:

  • Document gathering and checking 
  • COS and Visa Application support if applicable
  • Short- and long-term accommodation sourcing
  • Travel Arrangements
  • Family support for finding schools and any other aspects of pastoral care

We look forward to hearing from you regrading this exciting opportunity!

Angus Proctor Associate Recruitment Consultant

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