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  • Advert number: 351940-0
  • Posted Date: 25/02/14
  • Closing Date: 22/03/14

Public Health Consultant in Healthcare Public Health

£65,922 - £101,451 per annum


Full time 10 Programmed Activities (PAs) or 37.5 hours per week (applicants for part time, job share or flexible working will be considered) (Post suitable for both Consultant Medical and Dental and Non-Medical AfC Band 8d Appointment)

Public Health England provides strategic leadership and vision for protecting and improving the nation’s health. Its ambition is to lead nationally and enable locally a transformation in the health expectations of all people in England regardless of where they live and the circumstance of their birth. It will achieve this through the application of research, knowledge and skills. Public Health England is an executive agency of the Department of Health. It is a distinct delivery organisation with operational autonomy to advise and support Government, local authorities and the NHS in a professionally independent manner.

The organisation is seeking to appoint a Public Health Consultant in Healthcare Public Health in London, to be responsible for driving improvements in outcomes and reducing inequalities in health across the population through creating and delivering a cost effective vision for public health in collaboration with three NHS England Area Teams and 33 local authorities.

Candidates must be included on the GMC Specialist Register/ GDC Specialist List or UK Public Health Register.

The successful candidates will be appointed to the point of the Consultant salary scale appropriate to their years of seniority or if from a background other than medicine to NHS Agenda for Change Band 8d.

Prospective candidate are invited to contact Dr Marilena Korkodilos, Deputy Director Specialist Public Health Services at marilena.korkodilos@phe.gov.uk who will then arrange to call you to discuss the post.

PHE employees who are at risk or in the redeployment pool are given prior consideration for any suitable alternative employment.

To apply for this vacancy please visit www.jobs.nhs.uk

Please quote reference J84-LP-12950738.

Closing date: 22nd March 2014.

It is expected that interviews will be held in April/May 2014.

Public Health England promotes diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunities employer.