Consultant in Public Health
Havering Council is seeking to appoint a Consultant in Public Health.
This is a senior public health position for a suitably qualified individual seeking an exciting position and the challenge of leading the transformation of health and wellbeing in the London Borough of Havering.
Havering is a vibrant and exciting place to live and work. The third largest London Borough, Havering is a collection of distinct communities with their own history and character, set in large areas of green belt and with excellent transport links into the centre of London, Essex and beyond.
Working in close partnership with internal and external stakeholders you will use your public health skills to tackle health inequalities and contribute to the delivery of the council’s objectives. You will have the opportunity to innovate and develop novel programmes of work tailored to the needs of local residents.
Partnership working is at the heart of all we do particularly with regard to the integration of health and social care services. With public health colleagues in adjacent boroughs, you will contribute to the development of the Barking, Havering and Redbridge Integrated Care System.
You will have the opportunity to build on existing interests - academic links and involvement in the public health training scheme are encouraged.
Candidates must be included on the GMC Specialist Register in Public Health, or UK Public Health Register.
The successful candidate will be appointed to the point of the salary scale appropriate to their experience and any existing continuity of service.
This is a permanent post. Full time hours are 36 per week. Part time and flexible working will be considered.
Location: Mercury House, Romford in LB Havering.
For a discussion about this role contact Lorna Spike-Watson (PA to the Director of Public Health) Lorna.Spikewatson@havering.gov.uk or on 01708 431 808
To apply for these vacancies please send your CV with a covering letter setting out your suitability for the post;
By email to Lorna.Spikewatson@havering.gov.uk
By post to;
London Borough of Havering
12th Floor, Mercury House
Romford, RM1 3SL
Closing date: 7th October 2019. However interest in this job may be high and we therefore reserve the right to close the vacancy early.
Shortlisting will take place between 8th and 18th October and you will be notified if your application has been successful week commencing 21st October.
Interviews are expected to take place on Tuesday, 5th November