Immunisation Commissioning Officer

NHS AfC: Band 7

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NHS AfC: Band 7
Full Time 37.5 hours per week
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Skipton House
£31,696 - £41,787 per annum
01/07/2018 23:59

NHS England leads the NHS in England, setting the priorities and direction of the NHS and informing the national debate to improve health and care. We strongly believe in health and high quality care for all, now and for future generations and want everyone to have greater control of their health and wellbeing, and to be supported to live longer, healthier lives by high quality health and care services that are compassionate, inclusive and constantly-improving.

NHS England shares out more than £100 billion in funds and holds organisations to account for their spending. Our work involves the commissioning of health care services in England, and we support local health services that are led by Clinical Commissioning Groups (CCGs). We have devised and are delivering a strategic vision for the NHS, along with our partners in health, called the Five Year Forward View.

If the advertised role is based in London on an Agenda for Change Pay Band, it will attract a High Cost Area supplement. This supplement is not applicable to Executive or Senior Manager or Medical Leader positions. For positions offered on a part time basis, salary and any allowances will be adjusted pro rata.

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NHS England’s (London) immunisation team has an exciting permanent job opportunity for an immunisation commissioning officer. Based at Skipton House in London region, the immunisation commissioning officer will work as part of an integrated (NHS England and embedded Public Health England) team to support the local commissioning of nationally defined immunisation programmes as part of the section 7A agreement.

The post holder will provide direct commissioning support and advice to commissioning managers, working within a defined geographical patch area. A key focus of the post is to support the local commissioning of programmes, monitor and review provider performance against agreed outcomes, draft and prepare reports and work collaboratively with a range of stakeholders to improve vaccine uptake and coverage in London and reduce health inequalities.

The post holder will be expected to travel across London as part of their day-to-day work and represent the team and organisation at local stakeholder meetings.

This is a senior role that would suit a passionate, self-motivated individual with experience in healthcare commissioning.

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Please contact Amanda Goulden Senior Immunisation Manager: 0113 807 0511 or