Bexley Council - Public Health Intelligence Analyst

Posted 19 June 2024
Salary Up to £300 per day
Job type Temporary
Discipline Interim
Contact NameLorna Burner

Job description

Purpose of the job

The Public Health Intelligence Analyst will contribute to the health intelligence function within the specialist public health service. This function is pivotal to effective public health. The postholder will support the development of public health and population health management approaches within the emerging integrated care system, working in partnership with council and NHS intelligence functions, providing timely analysis, evaluation, and intelligence to support collective planning and delivery.

Principal accountabilities
To contribute to specific projects that provide health intelligence to enable a full understanding of health needs
in the area, address health inequalities, determine priorities for action and support commissioning decisions.
They will actively disseminate findings from a wide range of analyses and maintain a cooperative and transparent approach to their production.
To provide high quality and often complex information from a range of sources, appropriately analysed and interpreted for use at operational and strategic levels to support and inform decision making.
To provide public health statistical and epidemiological advice to the organisation and other strategic partnerships, including the South East London Integrated Care System.
To contribute to the continuous improvement of health intelligence in terms of scope and quality. They will be able to advise others in their decision-making processes based on sound public health knowledge and evidence. The postholder will undertake research to support health intelligence objectives.
To provide and interpret high quality and complex health intelligence and advice to inform decision making across the council and Integrated Care System.
To engage in partnerships with key parties and organisations, including the Integrated Care System, sharing sound public health knowledge and evidence, and understanding their contribution to improving health outcomes and tackling inequalities.
To support the development of health and business intelligence services and systems and the implementation
of these for the London Borough of Bexley.
To develop a detailed knowledge and solid understanding of the local population characteristics and actively disseminate the findings, use tools and datasets often developed and maintained by the core teams to provide robust intelligence for stakeholders.

If you are interested in this role please send your updated CV in the first instance.