Maternal and Child Health Development Lead

Career Opportunity with Better Start Bradford

Child Health Specialist

Full Time (37 Hours Per Week)    NHS Band 7

Open to Secondment

Better Start Bradford is funded by The National Lottery Community Fund until 2025 to help children in Bowling and Barkerend, Bradford Moor and Little Horton get the best start in life. We deliver over 20 projects for expectant families and families with children aged 0-3, including support before, during and after birth, reading, play, healthy cooking and eating and English language skills. Find out more at

Job Details

We are looking for a practitioner with a background in child health to join our team. We will need them to take a strategic lead on areas of child health within the Better Start Bradford programme.

They will be working with partners and stakeholders within the programme and across the district to advise, develop and influence areas within child health. They will support the creation of a preventative, integrated, evidence based and sustainable offer for families and children under four.

Applicants should have at least 5 years’ experience of working in child health and an understanding of early childhood development. They should be able to use their expertise and experience to influence change.

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Closing date: 12 noon, Monday 23rd August 2021

Application Pack

Application Form

Closing date: 23rd August 2021 12:00pm
Hours: 37
Salary: £NHS Band 7
Salary Frequency: Per annum
This job is connected with: Better Start Bradford
Mayfield Centre
Broadway Avenue

Phone Number: 01274 723146