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Public Health Lead

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Closed for applications on 26/06/2018 23:59
Grade 11 (SCP 54 - 58) £49,606 - £53,553
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Closing date:
26 Jun

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This job is closed for applications.

Further information

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a talented and experienced Public Health Lead to join the Public Health team within Sunderland City Council. The team is committed to the challenge of delivering improvements in health outcomes and reducing health inequalities for local people.

We are seeking an individual with drive, ambition and leadership skills to make a significant contribution to our adult health improvement team by developing and implementing a range of evidence based public health strategies and programmes. The role will also require the line management of identified posts within the adult health improvement team. The post holder will have a cross department lead to provide specialist public health nursing advice, to maximise the public health contribution of nursing and allied health professionals and to lead the implementation of clinical governance arrangements for commissioned public health services.

A high level of intellectual rigour, political awareness, negotiation, motivation skills, and flexibility are required as well as an ability to understand other cultures, advise, challenge and advocate to enable effective working across organisational boundaries by influencing without direct authority. Applicants must hold a current registration with the Nursing and Midwifery Council.

The post will offer the opportunity to be involved in different aspects of Public Health, and flexibility is important.

For an informal discussion please contact Julie Parker Walton, Public Health Specialist on 0191 561 7819 or 07917 086730.

Interview date will be Wednesday 11th July 2018 and Thursday 12th July 2018

This post is exempt from the rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and therefore will be subject to a DBS check from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Services Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: ijm@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.

Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted

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