Public Health Lead
Sanctuary Personnel, a leading recruitment company to the private and public sector has a locum vacancy for a Public Health Lead to work based in South West London, within the Local Authority Public Health Team. The pay rate for this locum Public Health Lead job is negotiable and is an initial 3-month contract. Duties: Lead on three key projects in the Public Health Team’s Health Protection Portfolio Flu planning and assurance Cold Weather Preparedness Cancer Screening assurance Assist with any other areas of Health Protection Team work as required Planning and assurance Finalise and deliver the (Public Health) PH team flu action plan (providing progress reporting and updates) Obtain systems assurances and deliver required reporting Lead PH input into communications and engagement planning group Support Occupational Health in the staff programme Lead the Local Authority contribution to the flu agenda in the Immunisation Steering Group Any other flu related work and actions that are requested by the Senior Public Health Lead / Consultant in Public Health /Director of Public Health Refresh and compile guidance and information for cascade in accordance with the Cold Weather Plan for England, with any local plans as deemed appropriate Develop a one-page plan for internal reference of cold weather action and preparedness Develop a severe weather Standard Operating Procedure (SOP) for alerts and cascades, supporting business continuity in team member absence Refresh cascade contact list as required to ensure adequate coverage of alerts and cascade of information Monitor cold weather alerts and lead on alert escalation cascades, resharing information with listed partners Cascade information to accountable partners and support systems preparedness ahead of severe weather events based on requirements set out in the cold weather plan Work with PH Core team members with regards to the Winter Warmth initiative Develop preparatory communications for cascade during a severe weather event Develop an assurance approach and compile/collate assurances prior or following a severe weather event Supporting any immediate responses and actions required in the event of a severe weather event Prepare updates and briefings to the PH Board and Borough Resilience Forum or other boards/meetings as required Any other weather preparedness related work and actions that are requested by the Senior Public Health Lead / Consultant in Public Health /Director of Public Health Work with commissioners to review cancer screening programmes, undertaking review and analysis of local data Support the development and delivery of action plans to address programme issues Develop and support communications and engagement to improve local uptake Provide updates and briefings to the PH Board and DMT as required Any other cancer screening assurance related work and actions that are requested by the Senior Public Health Lead / Consultant in Public Health /Director of Public Health Health Protection Team work and support Assist with any other Health Protection work as required by the Director of Public Health / Consultant in Public Health or Senior Public Health Lead Requirements of the Public Health Lead: Experience working in Public Health, project management, good communication skills and ability to analyse and interpret data are essential A Masters In Public Health Experience working in Health Protection Experience working in Local Authority Benefits of working for Sanctuary Personnel: Daily payroll Free DBS and compliance service Access to exclusive roles that aren't available with other agencies Your own dedicated consultant with extensive public health knowledge Refer a Friend bonus - get £250 for each candidate you refer who we successfully place Find your own job bonus - Receive £250 for bringing your own position to us Clinical governance support In house payroll system Revalidation Industry-leading shift booking system Nationwide coverage including the Channel islands Contact: This Public Health Lead job is advertised by Billy Holland; if you are interested in this position please click above to apply now. Due to the high volume of applications we receive, regretfully we are only able to respond to candidates who meet our clients' requirements. As a pioneer of diverse recruitment, Sanctuary Personnel is proud to encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds as our pool of candidates is very much reflective of the clients that candidates will support within their role. This very much played a significant in previously winning ‘Best Candidate Care’ at the Recruiter Awards as well being a two-time finalist for the same award. Sanctuary takes great pride in building candidate and client relationships that promote Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI). With recruitment consultants and all other employees undertaking annual online training on EDI and many other compliance training courses, Sanctuary is best-placed to undertake a fair and thorough selection process. Reasonable Adjustments: If you consider yourself to have a disability or require any reasonable adjustment during the recruitment process or within the workplace, please highlight this at the earliest opportunity. With this information, we will provide appropriate support to you throughout the process and into your work placement.