Senior Public Health Principal (Interim)

  • Job Reference: 00023098-1
  • Date Posted: 14 October 2020
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: United Kingdom
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical, Covid-19
  • Job Type: Temporary

Job Description

Akton Recruitment are looking for an experienced and professional Interim Senior Public Health Principal to join the local authority based in Oxfordshire. This is a temporary position within the Public Health team at Oxfordshire County Council to support the response to COVID-19. You will be required to work as a senior member of the Public Health team with responsibility for interpreting the latest national and local public health COVID-19 guidance, deputising for the Head of Public Health Programmes as required. This post is working from home.
This is a full-time temporary contract-based role with the contract ending 31/3/2021. You will be required to work Monday to Friday, 09:00 - 17:00 at a daily rate of £300-£400 depending on experience.
Skills Required:
* Experience working in the field of public health, clinical settings, or NHS management
* Experience of successfully working in a multi-Disciplinary team environment. With a proven ability to work collaboratively with other disciplines and external partners, including schools and other education settings.
* Ability to chair, facilitate, manage, and participate in meetings as appropriate.
* Ability to effectively communicate complex information and guidance, verbally and written.
* Understanding and experience of working within information governance and data security guidelines
* Understanding of local government, nhs, public, voluntary and community sectors.
* Competent it user including Microsoft office products (Word, excel, outlook, skype for business, teams).
* Experience of working in educational settings
* Experience of covid-19 and communicable disease management
* Highly resilient with the ability to manage own emotions in the face of pressure, set Backs or when dealing with challenging situations.
If you think this role is right for you, get in touch now