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Connecting Talent to opportunity

Senior Public Health Specialist


Job Description:

Senior Public Health Specialist needed in Hackney £197.79 per day PAYE - Reference:RQ423164


The post holder will work within a team of public health staff to support the Director of Public Health to improve health outcomes and reduce health inequalities.

They will act in a supporting role for specified areas of public health to plan, deliver and evaluate public health initiatives.

They will be expected to be able to work across all domains of public health as and when required to do so and with additional training and support if necessary.

The post holder may be required to change topics or work across portfolio areas in line with the needs of the business whilst maintaining generic public health skills as necessary.

The postholder will have to adapt rapidly to shifting demands and priorities, and needs to be flexible and adaptable, with a high level of professional credibility.

The post holder will utilise a broad range of specialist skills, and draw upon a wide range of the intelligence and knowledge to enhance delivery.

Their work may require designing and implementing systems and processes; diagnosing and providing solutions to performance problems; developing programmes related to improving key cross-cutting Public Health outcomes; supporting services to change the way they do things; managing the development of cross cutting strategies; and aligning services to make the best use of resources.

This is working Full time hours on a temporary contract basis


If you are interested in the role please apply on our website with your CV, alternatively you can email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number.


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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