Consultant In Public Health
Fixed Term contract for 12 months
Part-time 2-3 days a week, days negotiable but must include a Friday
We are looking to recruit a Consultant in Public Health to work closely with the Head of Public Health in the delivery of the Wokingham Borough Council’s Public Health functions and duties. Embedding public health practice throughout the organisation and working closely with partners and residents to improve the health and well-being of the local population and reduce inequalities.
The role will work to ensure that residents have access to effective and efficient public health services, securing continuous improvements in quality and value. The post-holder will contribute to the successful achievement of the Council’s vision and objectives and support the work of council services and partnerships and actively contribute to the corporate and strategic objectives of the directorate in collaboration with the Council’s Corporate Management Team, Elected Members, employees, external partners, residents and service users.
They will be required to work closely with the public health shared team and other local public health teams in Berkshire to maximise the collective impact on improving the public’s health. This includes supporting the Strategic Director of Public Health in their duties and collaborating with NHS partners on health and care programme design, prevention and integration work.
For a full job description or informal discussion regarding the role, please contact Ingrid Slade, Head of Public Health in Wokingham Borough Council on Ingrid.email@example.com
Closing Date: 11 PM, 17th January 2021, Sunday
Interview Dates (To Be Confirmed): 26th, 27th, 28th January 2021
Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates for this role will be subject to Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks along with other relevant employment checks.
Wokingham is an equal opportunities employer.