Interim Lateral Flow Testing Project Officer x 2

  • Location

    England

  • Sector:

    Public Health

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £280 per day

  • Contact:

    Maisie Hockings

  • Contact email:

    m.hockings@panoramicassociates.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    7278_1640608526

  • Duration:

    3+ months

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

    Maisie Hockings

Panoramic Associates are working with a South East based local authority to recruit 2 x Interim Lateral Flow Testing Officers to start ASAP until 31.03.2022 (but likely to be extended by a further 6 months). Own transport is required to visit sites 2-3 times/week. Daily rate is £280 per day.

Role responsibilities:

  • To help manage the Lateral Flow Testing sites for the council
  • Escalate and support the management of complex incidents and outbreaks
  • Utilise an evidence based approach to manage clinical/professional advice and discussions within the team, seeking senior advice as/when appropriate
  • Own and report on LFT data
  • Conduct Clinical Audits on the Lateral Flow Testing (training provided)
  • Participate in weekly operational meetings with the operational team members and stakeholders to address risks, issues, share learning and celebrate what went well that week
  • Raise issues and promote success upward in the governance chain
  • Act as a conduit between stakeholders and Operational Teams
  • Keep up to date with current national and regional guidance regarding Lateral Flow Testing
  • Ensure external partners are reported to and met with as required
  • Proactively & innovatively seeking solutions to downward trends in testing
  • Contribute to addressing the wider health impacts of COVID 19 related to the Public Heath Team
  • Complete other Public Health deliverables as required by the PH Consultant, Programme Manager, Deputy Manager
  • To be a member of the COVID-19 Hub and Public Health Team
  • Learn how to be a Local Contact Tracer to improve resilience within the Covid Hub

To apply for this role you must have experience of working at Project Support Officer level and have experience working with a local authority or from an NHS background (Lateral flow experience in not required).

To apply, please contact Maisie Hockings.