Engagement Lead Officer- NHS

Location - Yeovil

This post will support the Head of Communications and Engagement in leading Somerset CCG’s engagement and involvement strategy. This will include contributing to all programmes requiring stakeholder, public and Lay User engagement and involvement activities

The Enagagement Lead officer will be responsible for ensuring Somerset CCG achieves and maintains its statutory duties and responsibilities for patient and public participation in commissioning and health care. This includes ensuring compliance with the guidance in the CCG Improvement and Assessment Framework

This will require delivery of an innovative, measurable, evidence based programme of patient and public involvement to support SCCG’s work, ensuring that all engagement is accessible for its targeted audiences.

This post is based at NHS Somerset CCG HQ - Wynford House, Lufton Way, Yeovil, Somerset, BA22 8HR. However, this role will require you to travel to other locations across the county of Somerset to meet the needs of the service.

This is a permanent, full-time post of 37.5 hours per week. Job Share and Secondment opportunities will be considered.

For more information or an informal discussion about the role prior to applying, please contact:

Tracey Tilsley, Associate Director of Corporate Business


Tel: 01935 384006

For job specification and personal specification see here

To apply see here

This post will close at midnight on Monday22 April 2019.Please note however, that this post may close sooner and without warning, if we receive a large number of applications.

Interviews will be held week commencing 06 May 2019.