Job vacancy details
Health Improvement Specialist
|Employer||Harrow Council||Reference||CA HI2723|
|Published||Wed 04/12/2013 14:05 PM||Closing Date||Fri 20/12/2013 23:55 PM|
|Working Pattern||Full Time, Permanent position||Hours|
|Salary||G10: £34,374 - £38,067 pa||DBS Check||No|
Please note, consideration will be given in priority order of a) Harrow Redeployees b) Other Harrow Internal Applicants c) Council Jobs in London Applicants.
We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated individual for the post of Health Improvement Specialist in the Barnet and Harrow public health team.
The Barnet and Harrow public health team is a shared service across both boroughs led by a joint director of public health. The team is responsible for improving the health of the population across both boroughs.
This is a permanent post and will be employed by Harrow council.
This post will be based in Barnet and the post holder will cover Barnet only.
In this role you will have the opportunity to develop health improvement initiatives for the local population. You will require strong technical skills and creative thinking to develop cutting edge responses to population health needs. You will need to demonstrate the skills and experience to be able to research evidence, consult with partners, develop and present proposals to achieve public health objectives and ensure efficient use of resources.
You will also support the commissioning team to assess providers performance and take responsibility for ensuring that outcomes are delivered on time and to target. You will directly supervise Health Improvement Officers and trainees undertaking a range of project work and support colleagues offering advice and training where required.
For further information or an informal discussion about the post please contact Jeff Lake on 020 8359 3974.
Closing date: 20th December 2013.
Apply online via the link below, or email your name and address to to request an application pack, quoting the relevant reference. Alternatively, please call 020 8424 1983, fax 0118 952 0108 or write to Harrow Recruitment Team, 8 Cholsey House, Moulsford Mews, Reading, Berkshire RG30 1AP. Please be aware that the closing time for an application is Midnight on the day of the closing date, unless otherwise stated.