Health Protection Nurse/Infection Control Nurse

  • Location

    England

  • Sector:

    Public Health

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Mia Collett

  • Contact email:

    m.collett@panoramicassociates.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    BH57301MC_1626770951

  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Mia Collett

Panoramic Associates are working with a Local Authority to support them with their need for an Interim Health Protection Nurse/Infection Control Nurse to start ASAP for 3-6 months. This role can be fulfilled remotely and is 3-5 days per week, on a competitive daily rate basis.

Role responsibilities:

  • Management of the response and recovery of the COVID-19 pandemic - supporting various work streams including events, schools, work places
  • Provide surge capacity for infection control in outbreaks eg for migrant workforce when we have clusters etc in workplaces that have high proportion of such a workforce
  • Attendance at IMT and Care Homes Covid MDT where possible
  • Assistance with the management the outbreak management plan
  • Liaise with outbreak management hub and regional COVID-19 response hub on response to COVID-19 queries
  • Work closely with the Consultant in Public Health and wider public health team

Essential criteria:

  • Active NMC pin, ideally specific qualifications in infection control
  • Experience in a similar role - Public Health Nurse/Health Protection Nurse/Infection Control Specialist
  • Ideally experience leading on COVID in local authority/local government

To apply for this role, please click "apply" and/or please contact Mia Collett.