We’re creating better communities to help our residents live happier healthier lives.
Public health is everyone’s business – having good quality information and insight means that we can design services and places that help people to live healthy lives. Currently this intelligence is crucial to the local response to COVID-19 and our recovery across Berkshire.
What it’s like working in our team…
Public Health for Berkshire is part of a network of public health teams working to improve the health and wellbeing of people in Berkshire. Our team combines specialist skills and expertise with leadership, inspiration and guidance to enhance public health capacity and impact locally.
We will give you the support and resources you need to do your job well and provide a great opportunity for you to learn new skills, develop and progress. There’ll always be room for your ideas here and a chance to make a real difference to Berkshire residents.
You will be supported to carry out the following duties, responsibilities and training…
This post will be responsible for producing the intelligence that decisions about local COVID-19 outbreaks and management are based on. This will include:
- Managing complex and highly sensitive datasets in accordance with information governance legislation and local policy
- Managing the timely production of specialist public health reports, dashboards and other products with a focus on health protection
- Developing visualisations and presentations to explain complex data in a clear and accurate way, allowing diverse audiences to understand the key messages.
- Working proactively and collaboratively across the Berkshire Public Health Network and with peers in the wider local health and care systems
- Providing project management and expertise to other cross-Berkshire public health information projects.
The benefits you will experience are…
- Regular opportunities for development with internal and external training courses.
- An inclusive and social working environment.
- Flexible working opportunities including a flexi-time scheme.
- A great office location next to travel links and the regenerated town centre.
- Internal sports and social club opportunities.
- Discounted leisure centre and gym membership.
What we’re looking for…
We are looking for an experienced analyst who has the ability to turn complicated data into meaningful information. You will be an excellent communicator and an innovative thinker who is able to deliver accurate and quality work under pressure.
Interviews will be held on 13th August 2020.
Want to ask us a question?
For an informal discussion or to ask any questions about this role. Please contact:
Name: Sarah Shildrick
Job Title: Senior Public Health Information Analyst
Phone Number: 01344 355217
Name: Becky Campbell
Job Title: Public Health Intelligence Manager
Phone Number: 01344 352757
As part of the Council’s ongoing commitment to redeployment, please note that this vacancy may be withdrawn at any stage of the recruitment process if a suitable redeployee is identified.
Bracknell Forest Council – Working for Equality. We welcome applications from all sections of the community.
How to apply
Please apply online (see below).
It is important that you read the Application Pack before you apply for this job. It contains information that you will need to refer to when applying. Not referring to this information is likely to reduce your chances of success.
Bracknell Forest Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and adults at risk and expects all staff to share this commitment. All staff employed by the Council in contact with children and adults at risk must be aware that a Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check will be undertaken. We take up references for all shortlisted candidates and, wherever possible, apply for these prior to interview.