Due to staff changes and increased health protection activity during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Public Health Department in Fife is looking for a new permanent Consultant in Public Health who will lead the Health Protection team.
You will join our Specialist Public Health Team which comprises of the Director of Public Health, Consultants in Public Health, Nurses, Scientists, Programme Managers and administrative staff. We have a strong team of Public Health staff in Fife covering all four domains of Public Health Practice (Health Care Public Health, Health Protection/ Resilience, Health Improvement and Health Intelligence). We work with public and third sector partners to improve the life circumstances, health and wellbeing of the population of Fife.
In addition to core job plan activities, the post holder will also be expected to take part in the Health Protection Out of Hours On-call Rota (currently 1 in 7) on a whole-time basis. The post will carry some line management responsibilities.
Applications are invited from people who have Specialist Registration in Public Health, either through full GMC registration and inclusion in the GMC Specialist Register (Public Health) or are eligible for such inclusion within six months of the interview date; or are equivalently registered or expect to be included within six months of the interview date as a Generalist Public Health Specialist on the UK Public Health Register (UKPHR).
Prospective applicants wishing to visit the Department or who would like further information should contact:
Joy Tomlinson, Director of Public Health on 01592 226473 or Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Esther Curnock, Consultant in Public Health on 01592 226435 or Email: Esther.Curnock@nhs.scot
Please note that we plan to hold interviews on 9th November.