Director of Public Health

Recruiter
Shropshire Council
Location
Shropshire
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
07 Nov 2018
Closes
03 Dec 2018
Job Type
Permanent

Shropshire is a fantastic place in which to live and work, with a clean and beautiful natural environment, communities who look out for each other, whether in our rural areas or within one of our historic market towns, excellent schools, low crime and opportunity for everyone.

Our vision is for Shropshire people to be the healthiest and most fulfilled in the country aiming to achieve this through partnership working with the wider health and social care economy and providing quality and cost effective Public Health services.

An excellent leader your passion and vision will drive Public Health and associated services forward, coupled with experience working in public health at a senior level and creativity we want you to continue Shropshire’s innovative approach to improving opportunities for its people to be the healthiest and most fulfilled in the country.

As a leader of our public health and associated services you will be confident and credible, thriving in complex political and social environments, dealing with the public, elected officials and the media as well as your teams who will look to you for guidance and advice.

We want you to continue to drive forward and make measurable differences to Shropshire’s priorities including Starting well through a healthy child programme, Living well by tackling obesity and health inequalities, and Aging well by prevention of long term conditions.

For further information and to apply for the post please visit www.futureshropshire.com

If you would like an informal discussion about this exciting opportunity please do not hesitate to contact Nick Raper on 07715 690463 or nick.raper@penna.com or Michael Earnshaw on 07841 630984 or michael.earnshaw@penna.com

Closing date: Monday 3rd December 2018.
Final Panel: w/c 7th January 2019.