Below is a list of current vacancies across the Cheshire & Merseyside Public Health system that have been sent to Champs Collaborative for wider sharing.

Please note that Champs Collaborative is not recruiting for these roles. All enquiries should be sent to the organisation / authority recruiting. Contact details will be found via the link for each posting.

Also please note that not all vacancies will be noted here and it is recommended that you check individual organisations / authorities for current opportunities.


  • Expressions of Interest for Acting Head of Public Health (Lancashire and South Cumbria)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an internal acting up post within Lancashire and South Cumbria to the Head of Public Health. The post-holder will provide strategic leadership and lead a dynamic public health commissioning team in commissioning, contracting and improving the uptake and coverage of the screening and immunisation programmes. The post holder will oversee the implementation of changes that have been agreed nationally with Public Health England which will include new programmes and changes to existing programmes.

The post holder will provide system wide leadership, maintain effective partnerships with key partners and stakeholders and ensure that robust working arrangements with Public Health England, as part of the tripartite agreement for section 7a services, are maintained.

The post holder will demonstrate a high level of strategic leadership skills, be able to manage a team effectively and also work to ensure that the public health commissioning function is aligned successfully with the Lancashire and South Cumbria sustainability and transformation partnership. Highly effective communication skills both written and verbal are essential for this post as well as the ability to deal with difficult situations.

This opportunity is until the end of March 2018.

For an informal discussion please contact:  Jane Cass on 0113 825 4805 / 07799878871 or

Closing date for expressions of interest (of no more than 2 sides) by close of play Monday 13th November 2017