|Job Type:||contract||Duration:||12 months|
|Category:||Project or Program Mgmt.||Recruiter Reference:||coventrycc/TP/250/650|
|URL for Applications:||Apply Here||Salary:||£42683 - £48126|
The Public Health team is part of the Public Health, Insight and Migration Division.
Reporting to the Director of Public Health and Wellbeing, the team helps people to stay healthy and protect them from threats to their health.
The Public Health team commissions and delivers a wide range of services and programmes that tackle health inequalities and help people to live healthier lives including:
This is an exciting and challenging time to work in the Public Health Team. If you are an individual that is committed to achieving the best outcomes for people across Coventry our team can help you make a difference through high-quality professional support, supervision, excellent learning and development opportunitiesWhat is the job role?
Programme Manager – Public Health (Maternity Cover, Fixed term up to 12 months) - Internal applicants only
We are looking for a Programme Manager to lead the development, delivery and programme management of multiple public health programmes linked to improving health and wellbeing for children, young people and older people.
The job role will:
You’ll have excellent programme management skills and people management skills and have significant experience of working collaboratively with staff across a range of organisations to develop joint solutions to complex problems.
You’ll have a track record in problem solving, advocating change, effectively using data to understand local people’s needs and targeting resources in a way which maximises efficiency and effectiveness.
You’ll also be a strong communicator, able to explain and present complex data to a wide range of audiences, including the Coventry’s Health and Wellbeing Board, to elected Members and to community and voluntary sector groups.
When applying for this role you will be asked to write a personal statement, please include the following information in your statement:
For full details on the application process please read the attached document on our jobs page labelled 'Coventry City Council Application Process'
All attachments for the job can be found here
Interview date: 26th August 2020Introduction to Coventry City Council
Coventry is a lively, multicultural city, which embraces old and new. Around the modern city centre there are traces of history everywhere – in the old city walls, the timber-framed buildings and the reconstructed medieval Spon Street. But Coventry has always had an eye on the future, and is now firmly focused on regenerating and re-inventing itself to meet the challenges of the 21st Century. With major developments and new projects taking place right across the city, Coventry City Council is the place to be!
There's a huge buzz about the city – Coventry ranks as the 8th best city to live, work and do business in the UK, and is the UK City of Culture 2021 ! We believe this will help put Coventry on the map for all the right reasons. You can feel the sense of local pride throughout the city as we build towards this momentous year. It also offers a unique, once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to those joining us to play their part in it.
We genuinely believe that Coventry City Council is a special place. You will be joining Coventry City Council during an exciting time to become part of a team that contribute to achieving our visions for the city. We have made our council a place where we look after our people, making sure you're happy in your work and given everything you need to succeed. We've created friendly, welcoming workplaces where everyone is working towards the same cause, providing the best possible services for the city of Coventry.
As a council with improvement at its heart, we’re committed to making life better for the people who live and work in Coventry. We’re equally concerned with the quality of life enjoyed by our people, so by joining us, you won’t just be helping the community, you’ll be helping yourself too.
Not only do you get to work alongside great people that are helping to improve services for our community we offer great benefits too! For your valued contribution we will provide a fantastic benefits package including;
For full details on the application process please read the attached document labelled Coventry CC Application process.