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Health Services and Public Health Managers and Directors

Managers and directors in this unit group plan, organise, direct and co-ordinate the resources and activities of health care providers and purchasers at both district and unit levels.

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About this Career

£46,531

Average salary

New workers start around £20,237.23. Normal pay is £46,531 per year. Highly experienced workers can earn up to £110,124.87.

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Annual Openings

Job counts include both employed and self-employed persons in Cornwall, and do<br /> not distinguish between full and part-time jobs.

Daily Tasks

  • Monitors and reports upon the state of public health and wellbeing.
  • Coordinates the promotion of public health and wellbeing in the actions and policies of public agencies and their social partners.
  • Monitors and reports upon the effectiveness of services with a view to improving the efficiency of health care provision.
  • Manages staff, including recruitment, appraisal and development.
  • Negotiates and manages contracts with providers and purchasers of health care services.
  • Uses statistical information to monitor performance and assist with planning.
  • Oversees the day-to-day management of the unit or service and provides leadership to staff.
  • Liaises with health care professionals to determine short and long-term needs and how to meet these objectives within budgetary constraints.
  • Implements policies of the board, ensures statutory procedures are followed, with particular emphasis on patient safety and the management of risk.

Skills Employers Are Looking For

The number of unique job postings in your area that have listed this skill in the last year.

Skills

Job postings

Monitoring
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Reading Comprehension
67
Writing
62
Speaking
62
Active Listening
62
Critical Thinking
62
Learning Strategies
58
Active Learning
57
Mathematics
53
Science
1

Our colleges

Truro College
College Road
Truro
Cornwall
TR1 3XX

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