King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust part of King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre (AHSC), is one of the UK’s largest and busiest teaching hospitals with a turnover of nearly £1 billion, 1.5 million patient contacts a year and more than 11,500 staff based across 5 main sites in South East London.
The Trust provides a full range of local hospital services across its different sites, and specialist services from King’s College Hospital (KCH) site in Camberwell and the Princess Royal University Hospital (PRUH) site in Bromley.
This Department undertakes histopathology (including frozen sections), cytopathology, immunohistochemistry and autopsy pathology. Consultants take part in specialized histopathology reporting with the rota organised so that they share the work in each of the following specialties: breast pathology, dermatopathology, gastrointestinal pathology, gynaecological pathology, uropathology, diagnostic cytopathology and gynaecological cytopathology.
The Trust has a strong and committed leadership team which is driving the organisation’s turnaround and has been recognised as one of the fastest in the country. Committed to delivering the highest quality of patient care, investment in pathology services in the form of talented professionals is coupled with continued strong growth and service development both as a stand-alone service and through collaborative partnership with the Denmark Hill site and via the King Health Partnership. We are proud of the high quality patient care we deliver in which our community has confidence and are committed to valuing all of our staff as individuals and helping each to realise their full potential. Although based at the Princess Royal Hospital site there are plenty of opportunities for joint working across the Denmark Hill and PRUH sites.
The Princess Royal University Hospital serves the London Borough of Bromley in South East London which is the largest of the London boroughs with largest green belt. Bromley has an increasingly diverse and affluent population. The area benefits from affordable housing, excellent local schools (including state grammar and independent options) and has quick and easy access to both Central London and the Kent countryside.Consultant Histopathologist
Applicants are invited for a Consultant in the Department of Histopathology based at the Princess Royal University Hospital. This is a replacement whole time equivalent post. The post is for 10 PAs per week, and you must be fully registered with the GMC and hold Licence to Practice and be on the Specialist Register, or within six months of attaining your CCT or equivalent at interview stage.
This post will require the post holder to play an active role in the general workload of the department, whilst the opportunity is available to develop specialist interests. The post is based on the Princess Royal University site but opportunities may be available for cross site working. The successful candidate will join an impressive team dedicated to providing a first class patient-centered service.For further details / informal visits contact:
Dr Anitha G Nayar Consultant Histopathologist and Incoming Clinical Lead for PRUH Apply
or Dr Mark R Howard Consultant Histopathologist & Clinical Lead Cross-Site Apply
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