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Interim Senior Outbreak Management Specialist

  • Preston, Lancashire, England
  • Temporary / Full Time
  • Sam Boggis
  • £228.67 - £228.67

Seven Social Care are looking for a number of temporary Senior Outbreak Management Specialists to work with Lancashire County Council. These positions are initially for a period of 6 – 12 months and are paying £228.67 per day (paid to you via an umbrella company).

The role:

The Council are looking for a forward-thinking Public Health Specialist, who has a proven track record working in infection prevention and control. An established leader with drive and public health skills to help shape decisions over a range of public health functions, operating and influencing across the system to achieve a significant impact for protecting health and wellbeing of the Lancashire population.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Providing leadership in strengthening an effective, coordinated, integrated high quality and timely emergency outbreak responses.
  • Technical oversight in design, development, planning, and implementation, including successful capacity building and localisation efforts.
  • Identify and define health-staffing needs for emergency health programs and ensure rapid recruitment, induction and training of new staff.
  • Ensure high quality rapid assessments of humanitarian health needs and provide prioritised recommendations for program interventions guiding the medical work of the crisis response unit.

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: Degree approved by the Health and Care Professions Council or NMC.
  • Experience: 2+ years working within a similar role.
  • Compliance: Up to date HCPC/NMC registration and DBS.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 35 hours p/w.

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