Director of the UK Public Health Rapid Support Team (UK PHRST) - London, UK
Director of the UK Public Health Rapid Support Team (UK PHRST)
PHE and LSHTM have been commissioned by the Department of Health to establish an innovative partnership to develop and maintain a UK Public Health Rapid Support Team that will be part of the UK offer to ODA-eligible low and middle income countries when support is needed to rapidly respond to and investigate outbreaks with the potential to become significant public health events.
We are seeking a dynamic senior leader for this highly visible international position delivering a UK Government commitment. The Director will be responsible for leading the development, management, and co-ordination of the UK PHRST, including the UK PHRST’s infrastructure, technical support, research strategy and deployment.
The recruitment process for this role is being run by the National Institute for Health Research Central Commissioning Facility. Please visit the UK PHRST Page on the NIHR website by clicking on the 'Apply' button.