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Fixed Term- 6 months (Rotation Gap)
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University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH)
£31,217 - £49,086 per annum inclusive
26/06/2019 23:59

At UCLH (University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust) our success starts with you.

This is an exciting opportunity to join one of the largest and most successful Foundation Trusts in the UK with an international reputation and a tradition of innovation.

Based in the busy West End of London, we have a lively and vibrant working atmosphere, with quick and easy transport links to all our sites. Our size and resources enable us to offer a range of attractive benefits as well as unparalleled education and development opportunities for staff at all levels. This includes an extensive portfolio of academic and clinical courses and programmes ranging from ongoing personal development through to clinical excellence and leadership skills. UCLH prides itself on its investment in staff both in terms of developing career skills but also its commitment to staff health and wellbeing.

Specialty Registrar ST3+ in Histopathology

August 2019

6 Months contract

University College London Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust (UCLH) provides first class acute and specialist services across five hospitals in central London. We serve a large and diverse population providing academically-led services to people from the local area, from throughout the United Kingdom and overseas.

Our mission is to deliver top-quality patient care, excellent education and world-class research. In partnership with University College London (UCL) we are one of the country’s five comprehensive biomedical research centres. We are a member of UCL Partners which brings together some of the UK's world-renowned medical research centres and hospitals.

We have an exciting vacancy for a Locum Specialist Trainee (LAS) in the department of Histopathology at our University College Hospital site.

The department of Histopathology comprises 28 Consultants, with established expertise in a wide variety of surgical pathology. We are a busy department seeing more than 32,000 surgical and 4,000 diagnostic cytology cases.

The department benefits from state-of-the-art diagnostic services including the HSL-Advance Diagnostics Laboratory and Sarah Cannon Molecular Laboratory which provide a full range of immunohistochemical, FISH, PCR and Next Generation Sequencing techniques.

The department provides excellent teaching as well as opportunities to undertake audit and participate in research projects and clinical trials. The successful candidate will work as a general pathologist, alongside 9 other Specialist Trainees, 2 Oromaxillofacial Specialist Trainees and 1 Academic Clinical Fellow.

The postholder will be required to work a full-time (40 hours/week).

This post will not attract on-call commitment.

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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

For an informal discussion about this post please contact:

Dr Ian Proctor: ian.proctor@nhs.net

Closing Date: 4 Weeks