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Public Health Practitioner

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Job Summary

Contract Type:
Permanent
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
12/08/2019
Advert End Date:
09/09/2019 23:59
Salary:
Grade 8 (SCP 31-35) £33,799 - £37,849
Job Category:
Health
Vacancy ID:
190398
Employment Location:
Civic Centre
Post Number:
50088884

Job details 

Closing date:
9 Sep


Further information

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Public Health Practitioner to join the Public Health team within Sunderland City Council. The team is committed to the challenge of delivering improvements in health outcomes and reducing health inequalities for local people.

We are seeking an individual with drive, ambition and leadership skills to make a significant contribution to the health of our population by developing and implementing a range of evidence based public health strategies and programmes. The role will have a cross department lead for the healthy weight agenda

A high level of intellectual rigour, political awareness, negotiation, motivation skills, and flexibility are required as well as an ability to understand other cultures, advise, challenge and advocate to enable effective partnership working across organisational boundaries by influencing without direct authority.

The post will offer the opportunity to be involved in different aspects of Public Health, and flexibility is important.

For an informal discussion please contact Julie Parker Walton, Public Health Specialist on 0191 561 7819 or 07917 086730

Interview date will be Wednesday 25th September 2019

Applications should be made on-line at northeastjobs.org.uk/sunderlandcitycouncil. For further assistance contact the Org Man & Resourcing Team by Telephone: 0191 561 1755 . Email: jobs@sunderland.gov.uk Please note that CV’s are not acceptable.

Please note that all communication regarding your application for this post will be sent to the email address that you have registered online with North East Jobs, including your invitation to any online assessment you are required to undertake and your to invite to interview if you are short-listed. Please check your email inbox after the closing date for notifications as you may not be notified by any other means. Please remember to check your junk mail items.


Please be advised if you have not heard from us in six weeks after the closing date please assume you have not been shortlisted.

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