Taster Day: North Somerset Council

Category: Regional Public Health Events - Other

Date: May 13th 2021 2:30pm until 5:00pm

Location: via MS Teams


Registration for this event is now closed.  If you would like to attend please contact the Programme Team


This free to attend Taster Day is suitable for those who are interested in gaining more experience of Public Health.

Primarily for those who are interested in applying for Specialty Training in the South West, the taster day will include: 

  • Welcome and overview of North Somerset as a place, the Public Health and Regulatory Services Directorate, the Health and Wellbeing Board and Council Plan – Matt Lenny
  • Meet and greet with team members – 3 x 15 min tasters on some of the projects they are delivering in public health and regulatory services
  • Presentations led by Specialty Registrars – describing current work on a digital health programme and the development of our new Health and Wellbeing Strategy
  • Sessions led by Consultants in Public Health – to include a focus on pandemic response and current commissioning of children’s public health nursing service
  • Empowering communities programme – demonstration of how this is transforming our approach to tackling inequalities
  • Q&A opportunity

Please note that you must either attend the Programme’s Public Health as a Career Event session or watch the session online in order to sign up to attend a taster day.

Please contact the Programme Team if you would like to receive access to the online session or if you have any other questions.

Once you have registered to attend, your details will be passed onto the local authority organising the taster day; they will be in contact with you with further information. 

Unfortunately due to COVID-19, this event may be postponed. Those registered to attend will be notified should this be the case.