Service Manager – Children, Young People and Families Public Health Lead
£41,967 - £52,455
10 Woodcock Street
Working 36.50 hours per week
We have an exciting opportunity to join a multi-disciplinary public health team in the largest local authority in the country. We are looking for an experienced individual to join our Public Health Function as a Primary Care Public Health Nurse. The role is on a full-time, permanent basis, based in the Population Health and Care thematic area.
You will play a key role as the Directorate for People aims to improve the quality of life for the Children, Young People, and Families of Birmingham today, tomorrow and always.
The role will focus on delivering a set of agreed Public Health specialist functions, particularly assessing and challenging the equitable meeting of needs of Children, Young People and their families by geography, vulnerability, and/or culture.
Activities will involve working closely with the NHS (CCGs and providers), Council Officers and commissioners, Third sector providers, and elected members. The post holder will be responsible for ensuring that key clinical and service specific expertise is maintained and developed ensuring high level of expertise and delivery on evidence-based best practice.
You will inform, educate, and empower people and organisations about health issues and effective interventions. The role will also mobilise community partnerships and take action to identify and solve health problems
This is an ideal opportunity for someone who has experience of working with or within a children’s organisation. Consideration will be given to full time, job share, or secondment arrangements.
Informal enquiries to Dr Dennis Wilkes Assistant Director of Public Health
on 0759 509 0451
Closing date: 29 May 2017
Shortlisting: 31 May 2017
Interview date: 5 June 2017
“Right to work in the UK documentation will be fully checked for all applicants. All non UK and non EU applicants are required to apply for a Certificate of Sponsorship from Birmingham City Council and must be approved by the UK Border Agency (UKBA) before any employment offer can be confirmed.”