Job Reference: 919-LB-13760625-EXT
- Public Health England
- Screening and Immunisation Manager: Adult and cancer Screening (non-clinical)
- Wellington House, London
- £51,675-£61,976 per annum
Public Health England (PHE) is an executive agency of the Department of Health and Social Care providing; strategic leadership, research, advice and support for Government, local authorities and the NHS in protecting and improving the nation’s health
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This is a Non Reserved post under the Civil Service Nationality Rules and is therefore open to UK, Commonwealth and European Economic Area (EEA) Nationals and certain non EEA members. For more information please refer to the supporting documents detailing the Civil Service Nationality Rules.
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Given the nature of the work of PHE, as a Category 1 department, you may be required in an emergency, if deemed a necessity, to redeploy to another role at short notice. You may also be required to work at any other location, within reasonable travelling distance of your permanent home address, in line with the provisions set out in your contract of employment.
Public Health England’s (PHE) national screening programmes deliver significant health benefits to eligible populations across England. As a commissioner of adult and cancer screening programmes, you will work across systems and organisations to contribute to the clear objective, outlined in the London Vision, of making London the world’s healthiest global city and the best city in which to receive world class healthcare.
As part of the London screening commissioning team, you will be responsible for ensuring a range of contracted providers are delivering safe, effective and high-quality services to Londoners.
You will work directly with a broad range of specialists from multiple organisations, ensuring the right expertise is engaged in the strategic planning and oversight of services, both for now and the future.
You will be an excellent communicator and be capable of building strong, sustainable relationships across the public health and healthcare system, supporting the services you are responsible for to ensure continual service improvement and deliver patient outcomes that mean people can live longer, healthier lives.
The successful candidates (we have two posts) will be passionate about reducing health inequalities and develop and deliver strategies to achieve this objective. You will be able to receive, interpret and utilise complex data to support decision making. You will have a good understanding of the evolving healthcare system and ensure the way you work both complements the work of others, whilst assuring the services you are directly responsible for remain strong and continually demonstrate improvement. This requires an ability to negotiate, compromise and lead.
The post holder will work across AAA, bowel, breast cervical and diabetic eye screening, leading in some areas and providing support and resilience in others.
Option 3 – External
Open to all external applicants (anyone) from outside the Civil Service (including by definition internal applicants).
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For further information or an informal discussion about the post, please contact Matt Cruice on 07787 002 690 or by e-mail on email@example.com
The Civil Service (CS) embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. We recruit by merit on the basis of fair and open competition, as outlined in the CS Commission's recruitment principles (attached as a supporting document). PHE is a disability confident employer and is committed to inclusion and diversity. We welcome applications from people with a disability or long term health condition.
The law requires that selection for appointment to the CS is on merit on the basis of fair and open competition as outlined in the CS Commission's Recruitment Principles.
If you feel your application has not been treated in accordance with the Recruitment Principles, and you wish to make a complaint, you should contact PHE recruitment team in the first instance. If you are not satisfied with the response you receive from PHE, you can contact the CS Commission.
If we receive applications from more suitable candidates than we have vacancies for at this time, we may hold suitable applicants on a reserve list for 12 months, and future vacancies could be offered to candidates on the reserve list without a new competition.
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Interview expenses will not be reimbursed.
For more information please go to the PHE website.