Permanent Consultant

Northern Ireland
23 Aug 2019
20 Sep 2019
Career Level
Contract Type
Full Time

The Public Health Agency is seeking to recruit 
3 x Permanent Consultants 
to support work within the divisions of Service Development & Screening and Health Protection.

The Public Health Directorate is one of three directorates within the Public Health Agency created through the Review of Public Administration. The other Directorates are Nursing and Allied Health Professions and Operations.

Within the Public Health Directorate there are four divisions; health improvement, research and development, health protection and service development and screening. Each division is lead by an assistant director, with the exception of service development and screening which has an assistant director for screening and professional standards and an assistant director for service development, safety and quality.

Working in a challenging environment of multiple and challenging demands will require the post holder to have an ability to work effectively across organisations and possess skills in negotiation, diplomacy and the application of intellectual rigor.

All the posts are available on a full time basis (although individuals offering WTE 0.7 or more will be considered). 

Post 3

The Public Health Agency is seeking to recruit 

1 x Permanent Consultant

to support work within the division Health Protection; the posts are open to appropriately qualified medical and non-medical applicants

The successful applicant will play a key role in the PHA’s Health Protection Service which has a front line role in protecting the Northern Ireland population from infectious diseases and environmental hazards through a range of core functions such as surveillance and monitoring, operational support and advice, response to health protection incidents, education, training and research. 

All posts are open to appropriately qualified medical/non-medical specialist applicants.

Contact person for further information:

Mrs Alison Griffiths (Health Protection) – (028) 9536 3385 Dr Louise Herron (Service Development & Screening) – (028) 9536 3477 

Interviews are planned for the 24th October 2019.

Closing date for completed applications: Friday 20th September 2019 @ 12 noon

Further information and to apply online please click the apply button.