Consultant in Public Health – COVID Response

Location
Home-Based
Salary
Competitive
Posted
25 Feb 2021
Closes
25 Mar 2021
Ref
DL20879
Contact
Finegreen Consultant
Category
Public Health
Job Type
Contract
A large public sector organisation is currently looking to appoint an interim Consultant in Public Health, this role will support the existing Directorate specifically on the COVID Response task. 

Main Responsibilities:
  • Work with Members, Senior Management colleagues and employees to be a dedicated resource for the health protection response to Covid 19 related activity;
  • Looking for an experienced and appropriately qualified professional who can work with the established team to provide high quality and timely advice to internal and external partners;
  • Work independently and as part of a wider public health and local authority based team;
  • Develop, implement and deliver national, regional and local policies, develop inter-agency and interdisciplinary strategic plans and programmes.
  • Provide expert public health advice and leadership;
  • Develop and utilise information and intelligence systems to underpin public health action across disciplines and organisations;
  • Represent the Council across the city, region and nationally.
  • Deputise for the DPH as required.
A successful candidate will have:
  • Hold relevant post graduate qualification or relevant work based experience and experience of leading health protection activity with a multi-agency environment, including NHS and local government;
  • Excellent communication, negotiating and facilitation skills and be able to identify solutions to address the fast paced challenges created by Covid 19;
For further information on this role please contact Donna Larder on 0161 241 9674 or email donna.larder@finegreen.co.uk