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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Anatomical Pathology technician 1057856


Job Description:

Anatomical Pathology technician £18.76ph ref 1057856

Job description brief:

  • Knowledge and post qualification experience in mortuary work including high risk and forensic post mortems
  • Ability to use equipment and IT applications and interpret electronic information accurately.
  • Experience of working on own initiative, demonstrating the ability to work under pressure
  • Flexible approach to working hours, duties and location to meet the needs of the service
  • Ability to travel using public transport or otherwise
  • An understanding and application of the importance of customer focused service where service delivery and advice is vital.
  • Ability to prioritise workload and meet performance targets.
  • Ability to organise work and maintain satisfactory work records.
  • Ability to work safely and effectively under pressure
  • Ability to implement and assist in developing policies and procedures.
  • Ability to work independently with minimal supervision to meet deadlines



Must be qualified Certificate/Diploma Anatomical Pathology Technology or equivalent Level 3 Diploma in Healthcare Services.

Flexible working hours (6am start on occasion)

Previous experience working at a Public Mortuary (desirable)

Previous experience working with forensic postmortems (desirable)

Full time hours on a temporary basis.

If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected]  quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Due to high volumes of CVs received we are not able to respond to all unsuccessful applications. You will always however hear from us by phone if we are able to take your CV forward to the next stage.

  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Health, Nursing