Health Improvement Officer

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Working within Argyll and Bute HSCP's Public Health Department, this post will deliver on national and locally identified health priorities. The current priority for this post will involve developing and delivering stop smoking services. Excellent communication and partnership skills are needed to build partnerships with local primary care, acute and third sector organisations to establish local services. Experience of working within the NHS with a background of smoking cesstion is advantagious. The post holder will work within the community - raising the profile of the service, delivering smoking cessation one to one and group cessation interventions, delivering health improvement project work, and high quality care for patients using behaviour change techniques in line with NHS Highland policy. The post holder must be trained to SVQ level 4 in health or social care or equivalent and have undertaken the NCSCT specialist advisor training or be willing to attend this course.

Informal enquiries to: Laura Stephenson tel: 01436 655129 email:

Application packs are available from HR Department, NHS Highland, Argyll & Bute, Aros, Lochgilphead, Argyll, PA31 8LB - Tel 01546 606788 (24 hour answering machine service) or e-mail -

Short-listed applicants will be contacted by email. Please check your emails regularly, including your junk/spam folder.


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NHS Highland

Inverness, (United Kingdom)

Phone: +44 (0)1463 704000

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12 July 2019
Location: United Kingdom Highlands and Islands Isle of Bute
Salary: £24,670 - £30,742 GBP per year
Work type:
Part time
Healthcare and Medical
PLEASE! No enquiries from Recruitment Agencies or Headhunters.

Only direct applications will be considered.

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