Location: St Helena, South Atlantic Tropical Island.
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per annum PLUS a tax free International Supplement (£15,300 - £21,600)
Description: This hospital is based on a sub-tropical island of spectacular and beautiful landscapes in the South Atlantic with a warm and friendly population of 4,500. St Helena is a self-governing overseas territory of the UK. The 28-bed General Hospital in the capital, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care. Following the opening of its international airport in October 2017, St Helena is better placed to develop both economically and socially. The 28-bed General Hospital in the capital, Jamestown, covers all areas of acute medical and surgical care.
In this high-profile role you will lead the planning and implementation of a Phase II Health Promotion Strategic Framework for 2020-2021, to create a more health-supporting island environment. You will develop partnerships and collaborations across government and the community to reduce the leading causes of the most prevalent non-communicable diseases.
This is a 2 years fixed term contract commencing December 2019/January 2020. Application deadline is 23/08/19.
Person Specification: Holding a Masters level post-graduate qualification in Health Promotion, Global Health or Public Health, you will have substantial experience in leading Health Promotion programmes, projects or other applied areas. Experienced in designing, leading and managing a strategy or plan in relation to Health Promotion or Public Health, you will have worked in a Low/Middle Income country and/or in a socially/economically developing setting. Having used the full range of Health Promotion approaches, you are experienced in monitoring and evaluating Health Promotion/Public Health programmes.
Benefits: Our Client will offer an extensive benefits package with 30 days leave pa, fare paid travel, freight, pension contribution and relocation allowance together with tax advantages on personal income earnt in St Helena.