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Antech Diagnostics Anatomic Pathologist (Remote) in Six Mile Bottom, United Kingdom

Job Requirements

Job Title: Anatomic Pathologist (Remote)

Salary: Competitive DoE

Location: Remote for Dick White Referrals (DWR)

Job Type: Permanent

Hours: 40 hours, Monday to Friday (will consider 4 days a week)

The role

We are looking for an experienced remote Anatomic Pathologist to join our growing team within our state-of-the-art Laboratory at Dick White Referrals (DWR) Referral Hospital. The primary purpose of this role is to produce high quality histopathology reports to the Antech laboratory customer base in line with expected daily requirements and standards, working alongside the pathology team, submitting clinicians and wider laboratory staff.

As our laboratory is located within the busy hospital at DWR, lots of our work is from referred patients in house. We also receive samples through other referral hospitals across the UK, along with first opinion samples which provides us with a varied and interesting workload. This is an excellent opportunity to be part of a wider clinical team of Anatomic and Clinical Pathologists as we move forward under Antech Diagnostics, part of Mars Science and Diagnostics, together making a better world for pets.

This is a full time position that we are able to offer as remote working, we will consider applicants from the UK.

Primary duties include:

  • Produce high quality histopathology reports in line with agreed daily quotas, including reporting of adjunctive tests such as histochemical stains, PARR clonality testing and immunohistochemistry.

  • Liaise directly with clinicians regarding histopathology sampling and reports.

  • Participate in internal discussion and rounds within the pathology team.

  • Provision of support and training to the histology laboratory team, including development of SOP’s, guidance on trimming complex samples and internal QA/QC.

  • Ensuring professional standards are met by fulfilling CPD requirements.

  • Contribution to research projects, teaching rounds, education, business development and marketing activities with the purpose of maintaining and enhancing the laboratory service as agreed by the Director of Pathology – Europe.

About us

Dick White Referrals (DWR) is one of the largest specialist multi-disciplinary veterinary referral centres in Europe, offering outstanding levels of clinical care in state-of-the-art facilities. Our dedicated vets, nurses, and nursing assistants, supported by the client care teams and are committed to providing the highest quality surgical and medical care for pets. Many of our clinicians are nationally or internationally recognised specialists in their field and bring unique experiences to care for pets.

DWR has the support of Antech Diagnostics, providing significant investment in providing new innovative services, a contemporary state-of-the art working environment and commitment to personal and career development.

We accept referrals in Anaesthesia, Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery, Dermatology, Diagnostic Imaging, Emergency and Critical Care, Internal Medicine Neurology and Neurosurgery, Oncology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Physiotherapy and Soft Tissue Surgery. We have comprehensive and established clinical and non-clinical programmes for training, development, and CPD.

If you would like to apply for this position or discuss in more detail please contact Sophie Taylor, Talent Acquisition Specialist on

Work Experience

  • Recognised degree in Veterinary Medicine and MRCVS registration.

  • Board certification by ACVP/ECVP or RCPath (preferred) or board eligible.

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in a diagnostic laboratory setting preferred.

  • Experience or willingness to use digital pathology viewing and reporting platforms.

  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively, in a timely manner with attention to detail.

  • Experience using Dragon dictation software and Microsoft office platforms.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.