Programme Officer (Public Health- Healthy Places)

Location: City Hall

Fixed Term contract until 30th September 2018 to cover maternity leave


Full Time


This is a vacancy (maternity cover) for a Programme Officer within the small, newly formed and highly motivated Healthy Places team, an arm of the Leicester City Council’s Division of Public Health. The Healthy Places team has been established to influence the socio-economic and environmental determinants of health, by developing creative approaches to embedding health in all policies across the Council and its partners.

This role supports the effective development, management and delivery of Healthy Places-related local health improvement programme areas. The ideal candidate will be an enthusiastic and highly resilient self-starter, who is comfortable juggling competing demands and should have substantial experience of, and skill in establishing and maintaining relationships with partners and stakeholders, a thorough understanding of the theory and practice of community development and a commitment to redressing health inequalities.

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For an informal discussion please contact Sandie Harwood on 0116 454 2023

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