Anatomical Pathology Assistant - Mortuary
Shropshire - This Area Only
The mortuary department is looking to fill a vacancy for an Anatomical Pathology Assistant. The successful applicant will join our small friendly team in providing the best possible care for deceased patients across Shropshire and Mid Wales. It would be advantageous for the candidate to have previous health care experience and especially if this has been in an NHS Hospital.
The role will involve working at both our mortuary sites at Royal Shrewsbury and Princess Royal Hospitals liaising with pathologists, Coroner’s Officers, Funeral Directors and bereaved relatives; the ability to work well in a team and have good interpersonal skills is of paramount importance. The candidate should be able to demonstrate a willingness to improve processes within the mortuary and contribute to the continual improvement of the department.
Good IT skills are a requirement for this post, as is the ability to perform tasks requiring manual dexterity. It is a unique environment and candidates should be comfortable with handling bodies and dealing with bereaved relatives in difficult circumstances.£17,652.00 – £19,020 per annum
Posted 16 days ago