Consultants in Public Health

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Salary:£70,482.00 - £77,847.00 

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:Yes 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Shire Hall, Westgate Street, Gloucester - GL1 2TP 

Closing date:25 February 2018 at midnight 

We are seeking 2 outstanding consultants in Public Health / Public Health Medicine, which has been integrated into the core business of the council and the CCG. As one of the leading commissioning councils in the country, this is a huge opportunity for you to drive the public health agenda forward. 

Hear what Director of Public Health, Sarah Scott, has to say about the service....

How you’ll make a difference…

With a key focus on reducing inequalities in health between different groups of people and communities, you will work closely with the Director of Public Health, the public health team and colleagues across partner organisations.

You will fulfil a generic public health consultant role, but have a primary focus on topic areas such as; core offer to the CCG, public health input into the Older People’s agenda, Sustainability and Transformation Plan (STP), screening assurance and clinical governance.

You will have a real opportunity to continue to integrate the public health responsibilities into the core business of the council whilst ensuring that we meet our new duties under the Health and Social Care Act 2012.

What we need from you…

Being on the GMC/GDC Specialist Register/UK Voluntary Register for Public Health Specialists is an essential requirement. Alongside your excellent leadership skills, you will be able to demonstrate a strong track record of working in these areas of public health.   Developing powerful relationships with partners and stakeholders, you will influence local commissioning to deliver better health outcomes and reduce health inequalities. 

What you’ll get in return…

We can offer a supportive team environment, access to in-house CPD and the opportunity to lead the public health input into an STP with prevention at its heart.

What’s next?

For an informal discussion please contact Sarah Scott, Director of Public Health (01452 328497 For further information and details of how to apply please visit

Interview Date: Friday 9th March 2018

Application Information

Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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If you have any difficulty completing the on-line application form, or require this document in another format, please contact us and we can discuss your needs and provide help.  Telephone 01452 425888, option 2 then option 1 or email 

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