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  • Advert number: 350109-0
  • Posted Date: 04/02/14
  • Closing Date: 22/02/14

Public Health Wales NHS Trust

Consultant in Health Protection

This is a full time replacement post based with the Health Protection Team in Swansea. You will be responsible for dealing with the surveillance, prevention and management of communicable and non-communicable hazards, and will provide specialist advice and support locally to Hywel Dda and Powys Health Boards, and the co-terminous local authorities (Carmarthen, Pembrokeshire, Ceredigion and Powys).

You will engage with other local organisations and staff and agree with them how health protection should be delivered locally, and make a strategic contribution to the co-ordination of the public health aspects of responses to non-infectious environmental hazards such as chemical incidents in the Hywel Dda and Powys Health Boards.

The Health Protection Division of Public Health Wales provides surveillance of communicable disease and environmental hazard exposures, prevention and control of infectious disease and environmental public health services.

Interested applicants are invited to contact Dr Marion Lyons, Director of Health Protection Division on 029 20 402478 or email marion.lyons@wales.nhs.uk for more information.

To apply, please visit www.jobs.nhs.uk and search reference number 028-MD001-0114.

Closing date: 22 February 2014.

Public Health Wales NHS Trust is committed to working towards equal opportunities. All employees and job applicants shall be afforded equal opportunities in employment, irrespective of their age, gender, marital status, race, religion, creed, sexual orientation, colour or disability. Public Health Wales NHS Trust operates a no smoking policy.

www.publichealthwales.org