Public and Forensic Science Centre: Mortuary & Deputy Mortuary Managers - MM 1
£43,857 - £46,845 pa - PO6 - SCP 40-43
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MM 1
 
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Department of Corporate Resources

Legal and Democratic Services

 

 

Public and Forensic Science Centre

 

Mortuary Manager

Band PO6: £43,857 - £46,845 pa

1 x 37 hours per week

 

Deputy Mortuary Manager

Band PO3: £35,745 - £38,890 pa

1 x 37 hours per week

 

Both posts are permanent

Based at The Public and Forensic Science Centre at Burnham Avenue, Bradford

 

Could you please confirm on your application form which vacancy you are applying for

 

The Code of Practice on the English language requirement for public sector workers, Part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016, requires that Councils ensure that all candidates applying for customer facing posts must be assessed in order to establish their fluency in English.

 

The criteria under special knowledge and experience on the job profile which is shown in this advert, outlines what level of fluency you will be expected to demonstrate. Therefore, it is essential that you provide examples in your application.

 

The Public and Forensic Science Centre is a facility operated by Bradford Council on behalf of HM Coroner (for the local authority areas of Bradford, Kirklees and Calderdale). It provides state of the art mortuary and forensic post mortem facilities.

 

The Council’s Imaging Autopsy Centre is able to undertake non-invasive scans to seek to determine cause of death. It is the first such local authority facility in the country and we are proud of pioneering this innovation. The Centre works in close partnership with the local community to ensure that the needs of all communities are met.

 

Mortuary Manager

 

We are looking for an enthusiastic, experienced Manager who will ensure that a comprehensive high quality public and forensic mortuary service is provided. The postholder, with the assistance of the Deputy Manager, will be responsible for all aspects of the day to day management and development of the facility. The postholder will hold the position of Designated Individual and ensure compliance with the HTA licence.

 

Applicants should possess a Diploma in Anatomical Pathology Technology or Level 4 Diploma in Healthcare Science (Anatomical Pathology Technology), and have a proven track record at a managerial or deputy level of managing a public/hospital mortuary. This should include undertaking post mortems including forensic/high risk post mortems or at least 5 year’s post diploma experience working at a senior level in a mortuary environment where post mortems including forensic /high risk post mortems are carried out which must include management experience of a team/part of a team.

 

Deputy Mortuary Manager

 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and highly competent anatomical pathology technician to assist the manager in providing a comprehensive high quality public and forensic mortuary service. You will be proficient in the techniques and procedures involved in coronial and forensic post mortems and will have experience of working at a senior level in order to act as HTA Person Designate and contribute to the management, planning and quality management activity of the facility.

 

Applicants should possess a Diploma in Anatomical Pathology Technology or Level 4 Diploma in Healthcare Science (Anatomical Pathology Technology and at least5 years’ recent post diploma experience at Senior Anatomical Pathology Technician level or above in a hospital or public mortuary undertaking post mortems including forensic /high risk post mortems which must include experience of management and/ or supervision of staff.

 

If you care about making a difference and believe in the work you do, then we want to hear from you. As the leading employer in the district, we care about creating a great place to work.

 

In addition, we offer a comprehensive range of staff benefits such as membership of the Local Government pension scheme, discounted annual travel cards, discounts with many leisure activities, restaurants, shops and other establishments, excellent learning and development opportunities, and many more.

 

A generous relocation package is available for the successful candidates.

 

An enhanced disclosure check with the Disclosure and Barring Service will be undertaken for these posts.

 

For further information regarding these posts please contact Mandy Hill Assistant City Solicitor (Democratic Services)  on 07814779101 or mandy.hill@bradford.gov.uk

 

Closing Date: 27th January 2022

 

Please find the Job Profiles attached: 

 

Mortuary Manager - JP.doc

Deputy Mortuary Manager - JP.doc