Barnsley MBC are seeking to recruit two competent Public Health specialists as part of the People Directorate. The Health and Wellbeing Officers will lead on key public health strategies, develop key policies and support the commissioning of services in addressing health inequalities to achieve the best possible health and wellbeing outcomes for vulnerable groups. The post holders will work as part of an adult social care and health team, commissioning services in tackling health inequalities, targeting adults most in need, improving health and well being and ensuring high quality services are accessible. Both specialists will be required to work across strategic partnerships, building and maintaining effective relationships across the health and social care system. Main areas of responsibility will include; mental health, ageing well, and learning disabilities.
Contract type: x1 Permanent post & x1 Fixed term post until 31.03.2020