Anatomical Pathology Technicians (Band 5/6)

TFS Healthcare Ltd
10 Oct 2019
13 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Part Time

TFS Healthcare is an award-winning recruitment agency specialising in supplying highly qualified, experienced medical professionals for positions to the NHS and private healthcare organisations within the UK.

TFS Healthcare are recruiting multiple Anatomical Pathology Technicians to work in various Mortuaries on a locum basis through the UK.

Job information :-

Pathology / Cellular Pathology

Anatomical Pathology Technician (APT) Band 5/6

37.5 Hrs per Week (Monday to Friday, 9-5)

We are looking for a highly motivated individual to join our Mortuary team.

You will be required to Provide technical expertise and support in standard post-mortem techniques including opening and reconstituting the body, and the removal and display of organs and the execution of specialised techniques as required under the direction of the Consultant Pathologists.

Oversee the admission and discharge of the deceased to and from the mortuary.

To prepare specimen containers and deliver post-mortem specimens to the appropriate laboratory for histology and microbiology.

To prepare specimens for dispatch to other hospital sites/toxicology units in accordance with dangerous substances/biohazard postal regulations.

Our client has a modern facilities, and a friendly team to work with.

The Mortuary is CPA/ UKAS and HTA accredited.

The ideal candidate for this position will have the following: -

  • Diploma Level 3 in APT
  • UK Passport / Right to work Visa
  • 6 Months + UK experience.
  • A valid DBS dated within the last 12 months or on the update service (if you do not have this, we can help you gain this)
  • Vaccination History for MMR, Hep B, TB, Varicella. ((if you do not have this, we can help you gain this)

At TFS Healthcare, we care for our staff. You'll have a dedicated Consultant, who's professional and friendly approach means you will always be fully supported.

If you fit the above description and wish to work with one of the UKs fastest growing agencies, please contact

or call for further information on 0203 879 6180

TFS Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.

TFS Healthcare will make reasonable adjustments and provide support for anyone who needs it either to apply or to succeed in the role. We will also support people to access our clients' organisations with sensitivity, respect and care.