Public Health Consultant

Posted 17 December 2021
Salary£550 - 650 per day + Inside IR35
Job type Contract
DisciplineInterim & Executive
Contact NameJohn Shorrock

Job description

If you’re searching for a rewarding and fulfilling career opportunity, look no further. Spencer Clarke Group are working alongside Sutton Council to appoint a talented Public Health Consultant on a Contract basis. 

As a Public Health Consultant you’ll play a vital role in delivering the strategic objectives of the Council and will be expected to demonstrate expertise in the full range of relevant competencies as set out by the Faculty of Public Health.

The ideal candidate will be forward thinking, driven and determined to make a difference!

If that sounds like you, we’d love to hear from you!

About the role

Based in Sutton, you will be tasked with delivering key strategic objectives including:

  • Ambitions around the children’s vision, including tackling school readiness
  • Population health management work to improve outcomes for people with long-term conditions
  • The coordinated response to the next phase of the COVID pandemic
  • Providing leadership and defined expertise/professional disciplines to ensure the Council accesses best practice and delivers quality outcomes for customers

About you
The ideal candidate for this position will have:

  • A high level of understanding of epidemiology and statistics, public health practice, health promotion, health economics and health care evaluation.
  • Knowledge of methods of developing clinical assurance quality, quality improvement and evidence based clinical and/or public health practice
  • Inclusion in the GMC Specialist Register/GDC Specialist List/UK Voluntary Register (UKPHR) for Public Health Specialists
  • MFPH by examination, by exemption or by assessment (desirable)

Experience is also preferable in:

  • Strategic thinking skills with proven leadership ability
  • Understanding of social and political environment
  • Understanding of local authorities
  • Understanding of the local and wider health economy

About the company

You'll be working for Sutton Council, a Council that is dedicated to the positive outcomes for its residents and services.

What’s on offer

  • Salary: £650+ per day (negotiable based on experience) Please submit your CV with the rate you require
  • Overtime: no options available
  • Contract type: 6 month contract, likely to extend
  • Hours: 09:00-17:00 Monday to Friday

How to apply 

  • Please send your CV to John at
  • Or, call 020 3039 3555
  • Once your CV is received, if you are successful you will be contacted.
  • Due to the extremely high number of applications, it may not be possible to contact every applicant. As such, if you are not contacted please assume you have not been successful on this occasion.

About Spencer Clarke Group 

Here at Spencer Clarke Group, we pride ourselves on connecting you with the best career opportunities; our experienced Consultants have extensive market knowledge and will also provide expert career advice along the way. 

When you join us, you will receive: 

  • Access to a wide range of temporary and permanent opportunities
  • Free DBS checks
  • Post Placement Aftercare
  • Loyalty reward scheme and regular competitions for our agency professionals 

Spencer Clarke Group offer a market leading referral scheme of up to £250 so if you know of someone who may also be looking for an exciting career opportunity, ask them to email their CV to John Shorrock on remembering to include your details as well. 

*T’s & C’s apply.