Trainee Anatomical Pathology Technologist

Central Mortuary 50 Newton Street B4 6NE
£20,903 to £27,041
06 Oct 2020
21 Oct 2020
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The mortuary provides post-mortem services for the Birmingham and Solihull Coroner Area covering a population of 1.3 million people with 1,700 post mortems conducted annually.


This is an exciting opportunity for a Trainee Anatomical Pathology Technician to be employed in the Central Mortuary in Birmingham City Centre.

You will be required to study toward a level 3 diploma in anatomical pathology technology. It is expected that you will attend an appropriate course and pass within the qualification defined time frame of that course.


We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic individual with experience within the funeral/mortuary profession preferred, but not essential to join our team of 4 qualified Anatomical pathology technologists.


Experience within a relevant profession such a funeral directors,  hospital setting and dealing with the deceased is preferred


The duties include in participating in an out of office hours on call rota including weekends and bank holidays.

Contact details for further enquires - Tony Wilson, Senior Post Mortem Technician Phone number01213033349 or email

Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants.  All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed. 

A Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be undertaken.


Supporting documents
GR3 Trainee Anatomic Pathology Technician JD final September 2020.doc
Trainee Anatomical Pathology Technician Person Specification amended September 2020.docx