Service Care Solutions Ltd

Public Health specialist

A Local Authority based in North Yorkshire is looking for a Public Health specialist to join their team.


This is a full time, temporary position and the successful candidate will be professionally qualified to a Masters degree level in a relevant specialism or equivalent, significant experience in public health intelligence / disease surveillance and ideally extensive experience in a similar role.

This is full time temporary role working from home.



The main purpose of the role will be to support our health protection work in response to COVID-19 but with some input into health improvement programmes and winter health preparedness and response.

Main duties for the role include:

Provide COVID-19 intelligence to Health and Adult Services leadership teams
Use of multiple data sources, both internal and external
Collating of data and transforming it to intelligence
Report writing and presentation to senior leadership and external partners
Key inputs into outbreak surveillance and monitoring
Working with confidential data in line with Data Protection legislation and Information Governance guidelines
Support for Public Health team in population health improvement

We are looking for:

Masters degree level in a relevant specialism or equivalent
Well-developed analytical skills
Significant experience in public health intelligence and disease surveillance
Ability to present complex information to a range of audiences, both written and verbal
Adaptability and flexibility to meet new and emerging challenges arising from COVID-19
Ability to make sense of sometimes conflicting and incomplete information
Able to complete tasks within tight timescales
Flexibility with working hours, potentially including some weekends

The client is looking to move quickly with this role and as such are offering between £26 and £28 p/hour Umbrella Ltd (between approx.

£640 and £680 p/week NET after deductions) dependant on experience and qualifications.

So if this position sounds of interest, email a copy of your up to date CV to james.glover@servicecare.org.uk or call James at Service Care Construction on 01772 208967

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  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Ongoing
  • Rate: £26 - £28 per hour + Umbrella Ltd dependant on experience
  • Location: North Yorkshire, England
  • Type: Contract
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Service Care Solutions Ltd
  • Tel: 01772 208 967
  • Fax: 01772 471473
  • Email: to view click here
  • Posted: 2020-09-09 16:46:19 -

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