Assignment Detail

Interim Public Health Principle - Mental Wellbeing

Location: Anywhere (UK) - Remote

Type: Interim

Rate: £0,400 to £0,400

Job Ref: SW1285

Closing Date: Closed

Job Description


Interim Public Health Principle for Mental Wellbeing

£400 per day

8 Months (minimum)

Remote Working 

This is a brief overview of the key objectives of the job including the context within the team/department:


  • This is a strategic post which provides public health leadership for the mental wellbeing portfolio of work programmes. The post holder will have responsibility for:
  • Prevention Concordat for Better Mental Health  
  • Public Health lead for all age Emotional Health & Wellbeing across Health, Education & Social Care
  • Implementing the 2021 Mental Wellbeing Needs Assessment across the county
  • ICP Mental Health, Learning Disabilities and Autism: mental wellbeing, self-harm and suicide prevention
  • Recovery from COVID-19, wellbeing and mental health
  • Managing the public health commissioning cycle for designated programme areas.
  • Performance management of public health services and work programmes.
  • Providing specialist advice to inform the delivery of evidence based public health interventions.
  • The surveillance and assessment of the population health and wellbeing to inform public health interventions.
  • Co-ordinating the development and delivery of public/ professional educational and training programmes and campaigns.
  • Collaborative working with partner agencies to deliver shared public health priorities.
  • Providing flexible cross cover for other members of the public health team including deputising for members of the Directorate Leadership Team as required.




You will need to be;

  • Educated to degree level and at least 3 years professional experience working within Public Health equivalent professional experience in a health related settings. Demonstrable evidence of continuing professional development ideally with Post Graduate Qualification (Masters Level) in an area relating to Public Health                
  • Current or previous registration as a clinician or allied health professional
  • Qualified in Prince 2 methodology or equivalent experience to provide a structured approach to overseeing and delivering activities
  • Experience of working in mental wellbeing roles in the health service/local authority/voluntary sector setting               
  • Experience and understanding of working strategically in alliance with a range of organisations. 
  • Ability to deliver a wide range of targets and work plans simultaneously
  • Knowledge of national public health strategy and targets and experience of implementing and monitoring these at a local level.     
  • Ability to chair, facilitate, manage and participate in meetings as appropriate.     
  • Understanding of local government, NHS, public, voluntary and community sectors.         

Interested?  Please send your CV quoting reference SW1285.



Macallam Interim Resourcing
Head Office
55 Grove Road
North Yorkshire

+44 (0)7702 630536


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