Public Health Officer | £32,798 - £35,336
Full time / Permanent

Closing Date: 19/08/2022 | Job Ref: C/50103055 | Directorate: Public Health & Communities| Service: Public Health | Location: Westgate, Barnsley, South Yorkshire (This would be the normal base of work for this role, however, due to the current Government guidance around social distancing and our evolving ways of working, this means that you may be required to work remotely (e.g. from home/other locations). We will discuss this with you during the recruitment process.)

Salary: £32,798 - £35,336  Plus laptop & phone

Working Arrangements: Hybrid 

Hours per week: 37

Contract type: Permanent   

Flexible working arrangement: Yes, and we’re happy to talk flexible working arrangements with you.

This post is suitable for Job Share

See our range of Employee Rewards

Closing date: 19/08/2022 at 23:59

  

 

This post requires an Enhanced DBS Check

 

If you are currently living overseas or have lived overseas in the last five years please be aware, if you are the preferred candidate for the post, you will be required to apply for an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in.  If you experience difficulty in obtaining an overseas criminal record check please email dbs@barnsley.gov.uk

 

  

Pensions Regulations have provisions to reduce pension payments in certain circumstances of those who return to work within local government service.  If you are in receipt of a pension upon commencing employment with the authority, this may affect your pension entitlements and you should therefore seek advice from the relevant Pensions Authority.

 

 

About the Post:

 

 

 

Public health is a broad ranging area of work to help maximise population health & wellbeing, and support people to help themselves. The field of public health is constantly evolving in response to the needs of communities and there has never been a more important time to join us in Barnsley to help us to reduce inequalities and improve the environment and behaviours that affect health and wellbeing. Our award-winning council is on an exciting journey of change. Its all about putting local people at the heart of everything, listening to and working with our local communities. That’s what matters at Barnsley Council.

 

We are looking a creative, ambitious and focused public health officer who can help us transform our communities.  As our council undergoes significant change and ambitious improvement, you’ll provide vital public health skills and knowledge to the Public Health and Communities Directorate. 

 

Your role in our journey

 

As a Public Health Officer you will support the work by contributing to the development, delivery and evaluation of programmes and projects, and provide skilled input into service transformation, commissioning and contracting.  This will include areas such as Health Improvement, reducing health inequalities and improving the wider determinants that impact on health and wellbeing. This also includes Carer and Customer support and engagement to embed public health principles into our local communities through our Area Council arrangements.

 

Shape a better future with us

 

We’re thrilled to have achieved Investors in People (IIP) Gold status for how we lead, support and develop people. Now we’d like you to be part of our success and help us take change further. Join us on our journey to a brighter future. By working together, with each other and with our communities, we can take pride in improving lives. Let’s make a better Barnsley for everyone.

 

For more information about our Public Health teams please see the link below:

 

https://www.barnsley.gov.uk/services/jobs/0-19-public-health-nursing-service-roles/

 

Please refer to the recruitment pack (attached) which will provide you with more details about our structures, strategies and working for public health in Barnsley.

 

 

 

Proposed Interview date is:  Tues 6th Sept 2022

 

 

 

Please use the documents below to help support you with your application form.

 

Job Profile: Public Health Officer Job Profile.pdf

Vacancy Exposure Profile: Exposure Profile.pdf

Recruitment Pack: Recruitment Pack

Help with your application form

Why work for us?

 

Please ensure you view the job profile for this role, as you will need to demonstrate in your application form how you meet the required criteria.

 

We welcome the opportunity to have a chat about the role and are happy to address any questions you may have about flexible working arrangements, including as a result of caring responsibilities.

 

Barnsley Council is passionate about Equal Opportunities and Flexible Working. We're committed to equality and diversity in all aspects of our work and welcome candidates with a broad diversity of talent. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Click here for more information.

 

CVs will not be accepted.

 

www.barnsley.gov.uk/jobs

 

 

Let’s stay connected, follow us on social media:  

 

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Vacancy Description
Closing Date: 19/08/2022 | Job Ref: C/50103055 | Directorate: Public Health & Communities| Service: Public Health | Location: Westgate, Barnsley, South Yorkshire (This would be the normal base of work for this role, however, due to the current Government guidance around social distancing and our evolving ways of working, this means that you may be required to work remotely (e.g. from home/other locations). We will discuss this with you during the recruitment process.)
 

Salary: £32,798 - £35,336  Plus laptop & phone

Working Arrangements: Hybrid 

Hours per week: 37

Contract type: Permanent   

Flexible working arrangement: Yes, and we’re happy to talk flexible working arrangements with you.

This post is suitable for Job Share

See our range of Employee Rewards

Closing date: 19/08/2022 at 23:59

  

 

This post requires an Enhanced DBS Check

 

If you are currently living overseas or have lived overseas in the last five years please be aware, if you are the preferred candidate for the post, you will be required to apply for an overseas criminal records check from the country/countries you have resided in.  If you experience difficulty in obtaining an overseas criminal record check please email dbs@barnsley.gov.uk

 

  

Pensions Regulations have provisions to reduce pension payments in certain circumstances of those who return to work within local government service.  If you are in receipt of a pension upon commencing employment with the authority, this may affect your pension entitlements and you should therefore seek advice from the relevant Pensions Authority.

 

 

About the Post:

 

 

 

Public health is a broad ranging area of work to help maximise population health & wellbeing, and support people to help themselves. The field of public health is constantly evolving in response to the needs of communities and there has never been a more important time to join us in Barnsley to help us to reduce inequalities and improve the environment and behaviours that affect health and wellbeing. Our award-winning council is on an exciting journey of change. Its all about putting local people at the heart of everything, listening to and working with our local communities. That’s what matters at Barnsley Council.

 

We are looking a creative, ambitious and focused public health officer who can help us transform our communities.  As our council undergoes significant change and ambitious improvement, you’ll provide vital public health skills and knowledge to the Public Health and Communities Directorate. 

 

Your role in our journey

 

As a Public Health Officer you will support the work by contributing to the development, delivery and evaluation of programmes and projects, and provide skilled input into service transformation, commissioning and contracting.  This will include areas such as Health Improvement, reducing health inequalities and improving the wider determinants that impact on health and wellbeing. This also includes Carer and Customer support and engagement to embed public health principles into our local communities through our Area Council arrangements.

 

Shape a better future with us

 

We’re thrilled to have achieved Investors in People (IIP) Gold status for how we lead, support and develop people. Now we’d like you to be part of our success and help us take change further. Join us on our journey to a brighter future. By working together, with each other and with our communities, we can take pride in improving lives. Let’s make a better Barnsley for everyone.

 

For more information about our Public Health teams please see the link below:

 

https://www.barnsley.gov.uk/services/jobs/0-19-public-health-nursing-service-roles/

 

Please refer to the recruitment pack (attached) which will provide you with more details about our structures, strategies and working for public health in Barnsley.

 

 

 

Proposed Interview date is:  Tues 6th Sept 2022

 

 

 

Please use the documents below to help support you with your application form.

 

Job Profile: Public Health Officer Job Profile.pdf

Vacancy Exposure Profile: Exposure Profile.pdf

Recruitment Pack: Recruitment Pack

Help with your application form

Why work for us?

 

Please ensure you view the job profile for this role, as you will need to demonstrate in your application form how you meet the required criteria.

 

We welcome the opportunity to have a chat about the role and are happy to address any questions you may have about flexible working arrangements, including as a result of caring responsibilities.

 

Barnsley Council is passionate about Equal Opportunities and Flexible Working. We're committed to equality and diversity in all aspects of our work and welcome candidates with a broad diversity of talent. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Click here for more information.

 

CVs will not be accepted.

 

www.barnsley.gov.uk/jobs

 

 

Let’s stay connected, follow us on social media:  

 

Facebook  Twitter  LinkedIn  Instagram