1.0 WTE Consultant in Public Health /Consultant in Public Health Medicine

Carmarthen, Wales
£75,881 to £98,515 per annum
25 Jun 2019
22 Jul 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

Hywel Dda UHB covers the three wonderful Counties of Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion, and having so many opportunities on offer for you in terms of living and working in this area we want to give something back and support our communities to flourish and achieve an even brighter and healthier future for generations to come.

Do you feel ready to be part of something truly transformational and ready to take on a dynamic leadership role and help Hywel Dda University Health Board deliver its strategic goals and ambitions for population health for future generations?

We have an exciting and new opportunity for the right Consultant in Public Health to join the Public Health & Well-being Directorate which spans a portfolio of public health services and an exceptional and dedicated LPHT serving local people across the Hywel Dda UHB area.

Salary scale: Medical consultant scale (point commensurate with previous experience)/ Agenda for Change Band 9 for non-medical staff

Location: Carmarthen (with regular travel across Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and Ceredigion and other parts of Wales and the UK to fully meet all business requirements)

We are looking for a dynamic individual to lead on the local primary & community care agenda and drive forward an integrated social model for health & well-being through a population health approach to the integration of health and social care services with a focus on prevention, early intervention and community resilience and support the implementation of the Health Board’s long-term Health & Care Strategy.

With a leadership role for the mental health & emotional well-being and the substance misuse agendas this post is ideal for a specialist in Public Health driven to see and with the necessary skills and experience to deliver a whole system approach to the improvement of health and well-being for local people.

In addition to the strategic and technical capabilities required for these roles, we are looking for individuals who are passionate and believe in what they do. A public health specialist who strives for excellence in their work, is keen to learn, and support others in their learning. We want inspirational and enthusiastic individuals with the drive and staying power to make our hopes and ambitions for the local people of Hywel Dda become real - if this is you then we would love to hear from you, so please get in touch.

The ability to speak Welsh is desirable, Welsh and/or English speakers are equally welcome to apply.

Closing date: 22nd July 2019
Provisional interview date:13th August 2019

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit, please contact our Director of Public Health, Ros Jervis on 01267 239568 or ros.jervis@wales.nhs.uk

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