Consultant Histopathologist

Hereford, County of Herefordshire
£77,913 - £105,042 pa
17 Apr 2019
17 May 2019
Career Level
Contract Type

Wye Valley





Applications are invited for this full time post as a Consultant Histopathologist/Cytopathologist at Wye Valley NHS Trust.

The successful candidate will join the team of 3 full time Consultants and 2 part time Consultants in the provision of a comprehensive histopathology, cytopathology and autopsy service based at the County Hospital in Hereford. The department (which is UKAS accredited) is housed in a purpose-built block with mortuary.  It is anticipated that the new post-holder will bring and/or evolve special interests which, when integrated with those of the existing consultants, will allow the department to maintain its high level of diagnostic expertise.

It is also anticipated that the new post-holder will undertake managerial responsibility for the laboratory in due course.

Herefordshire is a predominantly rural County of exceptional natural beauty; Hereford itself is an attractive cathedral city situated on the river Wye, whose main industry is cider making. It lies approximately an hour by road from Birmingham, Bristol and Cardiff, with direct rail services to London.

Candidates should possess the FRCPath or equivalent qualification and be on the Specialist Register of the GMC (or within 6 months of obtaining such at the time of the interview).

This post offers an opportunity to join a friendly and dynamic DGH in an outstandingly attractive part of the country.

Please apply on line via nhs jobs at 

Reference 229-SDMS67

Informal enquiries are welcome, and prospective candidates are strongly encouraged to visit us: please contact Dr Mark Hayes, on 01432 364150, or Dr Rashmi Rao on 01432 364083,


Interview Date:        2 July 2019