Interim Health Protection Specialist (COVID-19)

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    Public Health

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    Maisie Hockings

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    6+ months

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  • Consultant:

    Maisie Hockings

Panoramic Associates are working with a local authority based in the West Midlands to recruit a Locum Consultant in Public Health OR a Health Protection Specialist for a part time 3 -4 days per week role.

This post will be for an initial period of 6 months with a possible extension. The majority of the role can be remote home working but there may be the odd requirement to carry out on site work over the year.

This post will lead on Health Protection and work with the COVID-19 and test and trace management team and be reactive to the pandemic.

Role responsibilities:

  • Lead on health protection, providing additional capacity to the team during the COVID response.
  • Provide strategic leadership and public health advice, both across the council wider and system to support the COVID response.
  • Supporting Test and Trace Programme; developing and embedding the COVID-19 Local Outbreak Control Plan; and providing public health input into the Local Resilience Forum COVID-19 operational cells.
  • Support with specialist health protection advice

This post can be suitable UKPHR / GMC registered consultant in public health or a health protection specialist (must have over 5+ years of working with a local authority and excellent health protection knowledge and practical experience)

To hear more, please contact Maisie Hockings.