Public Health Specialist

Job specification

£36,411 to £48,639 p.a.
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Swindon Borough Council is seeking to recruit a Public Health Specialist to help us deliver our Public Health priorities including tobacco control and the built environment.

Our vision is to create stronger and more resilient communities and to ensure we can improved the health and wellbeing of our population. Our highly successful public health team works to deliver this vision by protecting and improving health across the borough, reducing health inequalities and protecting the most vulnerable.

We are looking for a forward-thinking Public Health Specialist, who have a proven track record delivering public health outcomes. An established leader with drive and public health skills to help shape decisions over a range of public health functions, operating and influencing across the system to achieve a significant impact for protecting health and wellbeing of the Swindon population.

You will work in partnership with senior managers from across the Council, with the Clinical
Commissioning Group and our acute trusts, the voluntary sector as well as other partner agencies to improve health outcomes and make a positive difference to the lives of people in Swindon. If you are a progressive leader in public health, where your commitment and stamina and agility to work in a fast paced environment will be rewarded by the diversity of the role, to lead in a supportive environment, whilst developing your own public health career within a passionate team, we would very much like to hear from you.

This role is based at Swindon Borough Council Offices, Central Swindon. Swindon Borough Council terms and conditions apply to this role.

For an informal discussion about the role, before applying, please contact Penny Marno, Consultant in Public Health 

Candidates must be fluent in the English language (as a requirement of Part 7 of the Immigration Act – for the effective performance of a customer-facing role).

All applications for this position are being handled through NHS Jobs. Please visit the NHS Jobs website for application details. NHS Ref No: L73-A-20-0425