Consultant in Public Health
NHS Scottish Consultant Contract or NHS Agenda for Change Band 8D
10 Programmed Activities (8 PAs also acceptable if applicant wishes reduced week)
Due to forthcoming retirals and increased health protection activity due to COVID-19, the Public Health Department in Fife is looking for two new Consultants in Public Health. The main remits of these posts will be screening and healthcare public health with a focus on reducing the impact of inequalities on the population of Fife.
You will join our Specialist Public Health Team which comprises of the Director of Public Health, Consultants in Public Health, Nurses, Scientists, Programme Managers and administrative staff. We have a strong team of Public Health staff covering all four domains of Public Health Practice (Health Care Public Health, Health Protection/Emergency Planning, Health Improvement and Health Intelligence). We work with public and third sector partners to improve the life circumstances, health and wellbeing of the population of Fife.
In addition to core job plan activities, the post holder will also be expected to take part in the Health Protection Out of Hours On-call Rota (currently 1 in 7) on a whole time basis. The post will carry some line management responsibilities.
Applications are invited from people who have Specialist Registration in Public Health, either through full GMC registration and inclusion in the GMC Specialist Register (Public Health) or are eligible for such inclusion within three months of the interview date; or are equivalently registered or expect to be included within three months of the interview date as a Generalist Public Health Specialist on the UK Public Health Register (UKPHR).
For further information on NHS Fife, please visit our website on www.show.scot.nhs.uk
View all our vacancies at www.medicaljobs.scot.nhs.uk
Prospective applicants wishing to visit the Department or who would like further information should contact:
Dona Milne, Director of Public Health 01592 226447 or email Dona.email@example.com
Employer details: NHS Fife - Recruitment Department