Public Health Programme Manager

Employer: Brighton & Hove City Council

  • Reference: B&H02645
  • Published on: Wed 24/05/2017 12:15 PM
  • Closing on: Thu 08/06/2017 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time, Permanent
  • Hours: 37 hours per week.
  • Salary: £46,552 - £51,043 per annum
  • DBS Check: Yes
  • Location: Brighton
Advert introduction

The Public Health Team within the Health and Adult Social Care Directorate is looking to recruit a Public Health Programme Manager.

Brighton & Hove City Council is coterminous with the local Clinical Commissioning Group and benefits from strong partnership working across the city.

Main advert detail

Providing services to improve the health and wellbeing of older people has never been more important and this post is key to developing the older people's public health programme.

You will lead the development of the public health programme to improve the health and wellbeing of older people as part of the Brighton & Hove Caring Together Plan to integrate health and social care. This will include a comprehensive and strategic approach to delivering prevention across communities, services and settings, including adopting an Age Friendly City approach to influence the wider determinants of health. This involves working in an integrated way with colleagues in Adult Social Care and the Clinical Commissioning Group as well as other council directorates, NHS, public sector, business and third sector organisations, including local communities.

As part of the older people’s programme, the joint public health, adult social care and Clinical Commissioning Group commissioned contracts are currently being reviewed with a view to reprocurement and you will be the lead for the reprocurement process.

You will also be the public health lead for communities and neighbourhoods and mental health and suicide reduction, managing a small team of public health and health promotion specialists to deliver the programme.

The post is full time, permanent and based at Hove Town Hall.

Interviews are likely to be held on 15th/16th June.

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Contact details

To arrange an informal discussion, please email Peter Wilkinson (Consultant in PH Medicine & Deputy Director of PH) at

Additional information

Brighton & Hove City Council does not accept CV or resume.

As part of Brighton & Hove City Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process, without prior notice if a suitable redeployee (internal employee at risk of redundancy) is identified.

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.

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