Consultant Histopathology


Main area
Histology Medical
10 Sessions/Week
Job ref
King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Employer type
King's College Hospital
Denmark Hill, London
£78,923 to £105,652 pa inc HCAP
23/02/2018 23:59

An opportunity has arisen to join the histopathology consultant team at King’s College Hospital based at Denmark Hill on a permanent basis.The team comprises 17 consultants, 11 based at Denmark Hill and 6 based at the Princess Royal University Hospital.

The trust is one of the largest foundation trusts in the country with over 950 beds and a turnover of about £1 billion pa.It serves a wide population from the Southwark, Lambeth and Bromley and Bexley areas.The Trust provides a broad range of secondary services, including specialist emergency medicine (e.g. trauma, cardiac and stroke). It also provides a number of leading edge tertiary services, such as liver transplantation, neurosciences, haemato-oncology, fetal medicine, cardiology and cardiac surgery, on a regional and national basis.

This is a CPA Accredited Department, has 66 staff, and undertakes histopathology (including frozen sections), cytopathology (including FNA clinics), immunohistochemistry, molecular pathology, specimen digital imaging (macroscopic and microscopic) and X-rays (breast specimens).

We have a strong track record for research and development and service innovation. In partnership with King’s College London the Trust has recently been awarded a National Research Centre in Patient Safety and Service Quality. It is also a partner in two National Institute for Health Research biomedical research centres.

Potential applicants will be welcome to visit the department and discuss this post.

To discuss the post please contact: Dr Jon Salisbury, Clinical Lead for Histopathology 020 3299 3093

Closing date: 23/02/2018

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Applicant requirements

You must have appropriate UK professional registration.

This post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (Exceptions Order) 1975 and it will be necessary for a submission for Disclosure to be made to the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Dr Jon Salisbury, Clinical Lead for Histopathology
020 3299 3093