Senior Public Health Principal

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  • Sector:

    Public Health

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Maisie Hockings

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  • Duration:

    6 months

  • Startdate:


  • Consultant:

    Maisie Hockings

Panoramic Associates are working with a local authority to support them in the recruitment for an Interim Senior Public Health Principal for a remote 6-month contract role.

The role is to Work as a senior member of the councils Public Health team with responsibility for interpreting the latest national and local public health COVID-19 guidance, deputising for the Head of Public Health Programmes as required.

Role responsibilities:

  • Provide expert support and advice on COVID-19 to all educational settings as part of the County's Local Outbreak Plans.
  • Be an active member of the Education Cell which reports into the Multi Agency Operational Cell (MAOG) and the COVID-19 Health Protection Board
  • Working alongside settings to interpret the public health guidance for the system of controls for COVID-19.
  • Develop standard public health procedures for the Education Cell in response to COVID-19 in settings in collaboration with education colleagues in the Council.
  • Be part of a multi-professional team of COVID-19 advisors for all education settings
  • Escalating any issues/pressures for resolution with the Head of Public Health Programmes.
  • Provide information about COVID-19 in settings to the Department of Education (DfE) as required.
  • Responding to adhoc queries (telephone, email, virtual meetings) from settings or other system partners.
  • Support the response from Public Health England Health Protection Team as required for COVID-19 management.
  • Working as part of the Education Cell for COVID-19 prevention or positive cases and agreeing appropriate responses.
  • Produce and present written reports for a wide range of audiences as required.
  • Offer guidance to the wider Council on measures relating to COVID-19 in settings.

If you would like to apply for this role please send a CV