The Role

Hertfordshire County Council: Deputy Director of Public Health
Salary: £91,000 - £104,927 / Agenda for Change Band 9 / NHS Consultant


Join the County of Opportunity

This exciting opportunity has arisen to join the highly-regarded and high-achieving Public Health team in Hertfordshire in a high-profile leadership role.

As Deputy Director of Public Health you will be helping our successful and ambitious council to meet the challenges associated with the Covid 19 pandemic, whilst delivering our vision for a happy and healthy Hertfordshire, reducing inequalities in health outcomes, preventing avoidable ill-health and protecting local communities from public health hazards.

A significant focus for the post holder will be continuing our commitment to joint working with colleagues in health and care, as we work in partnership to reform how health and social care organisations work together to deliver an integrated care system. You will also be responsible for leading the Public Health contribution to children and young people’s health improvement and health protection.

This broad, exciting and innovative role will offer an ambitious Public Health professional the opportunity to make a real impact. We are seeking to appoint a visionary and motivational system- leader, with a proven track record of public health success as a Public Health Consultant and extensive experience of partnership working.

If you have the ambition and expertise to progress your career and help us make a real impact in Hertfordshire, then we would love to hear from you. It is important that you are a registered GMC, GDC or UK PHR public health specialist with significant experience in all areas of public health practice.

For an informal discussion about this exciting role, please contact our consultant at Penna: Nick Raper on 07715 690463.

Closing date: Friday 15th January 2021.

AAC/Final Panel: 25th or 27th January 2021.