Place Based Engagement Officer
1 year Fixed term
Our vision is to make Wolverhampton a City where people can live long, healthy, active lives.
We are looking for experienced and motivated people to join our Public Heath Team.
We believe that Wolverhampton is an exciting place to work in Public Health. We have a clear vision and a culture of improvement and innovation, and we pride ourselves on working across the whole Council and with partners. City of Wolverhampton was named Local Authority of the Year in the 2017 MJ Awards, for its outstanding example of modern local government where the resident is at the heart of decision-making.
The post holders will work with local people, communities, the council, partners and community organisations to maximise opportunities to reduce inequalities in the city and ensure our residents have opportunity to live longer, healthier and more fulfilling lives.
The postholders will support the delivery of our place based approach by creating environments whereby local people and communities are supported and empowered to bring about a catalyst for change and build resilience in their communities. Successful candidates will have experience of partnership working and building and maintaining productive working relationships with communities and residents.
For further information /informal discussion about this role, please contact email@example.com.
Interview date TBC
Previous applicants need not apply.
City of Wolverhampton Council are committed to representing Wolverhampton’s diverse community and therefore strongly encourage applications from all applicants meeting the essential criteria. The council operates a guaranteed interview policy for disabled candidates, those who have previously been under our care and are under the age of 25 and veterans who have served in the military, where it is evidenced that the essential criteria of the post are met.
Our application system is anonymous, this means recruitment interview panel members will not receive details of your name or date of birth unless you are invited to attend an interview. We are not able to hide personal information from any attachments that you upload so we request that you remove your name, date of birth and any personal information from any supporting documentation. The shortlisting panel will receive your candidate pack in full (including any attachments) showing your candidate number. If you are invited to attend an interview, panel members will be provided with your name.