Consultant in Public Health Medicine/Consultant in Public Health -1 Post

Location
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Salary
Buckinghamshire County Council standard contract SM2 (£81,504 - £85,988)
Posted
12 Apr 2019
Closes
13 May 2019
Ref
85939
Specialty
Other
Career Level
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dynamic Consultant to join our strong, well established public health team in Buckinghamshire. You will play a major role in providing public health advice on maternal and child health, broader determinants of health and the growth agenda, inequalities and delivering the council’s health protection responsibilities in addition to providing advice to the integrated care system in Buckinghamshire.

You will be a pro-active, innovative and inspirational leader with strong analytical and technical skills as well as excellent communication and interpersonal skills to command the confidence of council members, officers, clinicians and the public. Buckinghamshire has a population of more than 500,000 and although generally healthy and wealthy, there are significant public health challenges and considerable differences in life expectancy across the county.

Buckinghamshire is an exciting place to work and a beautiful place to live. There is excellent partnership working across Buckinghamshire with a shared approach to prevention agreed by partners. The council and NHS are in the first wave of integrated care systems and from April 2020 there will be a new unitary authority for Buckinghamshire which will further enhance our ability to do the best for our residents.

The department is based in Buckinghamshire County Council offices in Aylesbury.

Informal discussions and visits to the department are welcomed. Please contact Dr Jane O’Grady, Director of Public Health on Tel: 01296 387623 or Tracy Ironmonger Assistant Director of Public Health on Tel: 01296 387144

Applications must be made via: Buckinghamshire County Council Job website by clicking the Apply button and please send a CV in addition to your online application.

Closing date: Monday 13th May .

Interview date: week commencing on 3rd June (actual date to be confirmed).