Director of Public Health

Location
Stockton on Tees
Salary
Very Senior Manager or Consultant Salary
Posted
01 Mar 2012
Closes
29 Mar 2012
Job Type
Permanent

The post is available full time or job share. The Director of Public Health is the most senior advocate for public health across organisations for the population of Stockton. It is a second tier appointment, accountable to the Chief Executives of Stockton on Tees PCT and Stockton on Tees Borough Council. The post holder is a member of the GP Clinical Commissioning Group
for Stockton.

We are looking for someone with the experience, drive and ability to lead through the transition year, to work both corporately and in partnership to maximise the impact of the new responsibility for health and well-being in Stockton Council from April 2013 onwards. From this date the post holder will be accountable to the Chief Executive of Stockton on Tees Borough Council.

As a member of Stockton Councils Corporate Management Team, the successful applicant will also play a critical role in supporting and shaping the Council’s business priorities. The successful applicant will meet the Faculty of Public Health requirements for a Director of Public Health. A track record of strategic leadership and management, political skills and delivery in complex organisational contexts is essential. Senior experience in a Local Authority setting would be an advantage. For informal discussion please contact Neil Schneider Email: neil.schneider@stockton.gov.uk or Tel: 01642 527001

Find out more and apply online at www.jobs.nhs.uk (Reference 576-10-JB12)

Closing date 15th March 2012