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Public Health Consultant

  • Location:

    London

  • Sector:

    Housing & Local Authority

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    Up to £500 per day

  • Contact:

    Jack Fellows

  • Contact email:

    jfellows@aktonrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    JFPH2_1617897002

  • Published:

    15 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2021-05-08

  • Startdate:

    19/04/2021

Consultant required for a fantastic contract based in Kensington

Covid Response

The Role

  • To support the design and implementation of the RBKC Outbreak Control Plan.
  • To advise the Lead Member for RBKC on vaccination roll out
  • To ensure the Council's OCP is delivered effectively and kept up to date.
  • To oversee and co-ordinate the timely collation of vaccination and testing data, providing the Lead Member with regular updates and ensuring the evidence informs optimal interventions.
  • To liaise with RBKC Gold to ensure decisions relating to the pandemic are made in a timely manner and in the right place
  • To work closely in collaboration with the Lead Member and other relevant Members, keeping them up to date with issues at all times.
  • To work closely with key stakeholders, including the CCG, PCNs, PHE, the police, Government Departments, businesses and the public.
  • To inform all responsible bodies including the Health and Wellbeing Board and relevant committees and meetings of the Council.
  • To work across Bi-Borough settings as necessary with Council Departments including Adult Social Care and Public Health, and to liaise with all Directors and Executive Directors as necessary across the Council.
  • To Chair the daily multi-disciplinary meetings of the Testing and Vaccination Taskforce to drive actions to ensure the effective delivery of the OCP in areas such as community testing, test and trace, surge testing, outbreak management control, and vaccination take up.
  • To Chair the Bi-Borough SitRep meetings as necessary.
  • To attend North West London CCG and other meetings as appropriate as Vaccination Lead for the Council.
  • To attend other London wide and National Meetings as necessary on issues such as testing and contact tracing.
  • To supervise the work of any staff contracted to or seconded to Public Protection for the purposes of pandemic management.
  • To act as the conduit for calls for requests for funding from Covid related grant monies and to liaise with the Director of Finance and Bi-Borough Public Health Finance officers.

The Requirements

  • Experienced Public Health Consultant required
  • Experience in a Covid Response Role would be highly beneficial
  • Relevant Experience in public health
  • Skilled in chairing key stakeholders, including the ccg, pcns, phe, the police, government departments, businesses and the public

The Contract

  • 6 Months
  • 08:00-17:00
  • £500 per day (Paid via Umbrella Company)
  • Based in Kensington

If interested please call Jack on 01772 428186 or email