Infection Control Specialist

  • Job Reference: 6991110
  • Date Posted: 16 October 2020
  • Recruiter: London
  • Location: London, Greater London, England
  • Salary: £200 to £250 Per Day
  • Sector: Public Sector
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Contract Requirement

Infection Control Specialist

Venn Group are currently working with a busy NHS organisation in the South East who are looking for an Infection Control Specialist to join their team immediately.

Contract length: 3 months

Reference No: 6991110

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • Support the Head of IP&C improve infection prevention and control practices across all providers, including maintaining a network
  • Support colleagues and providers with an incident or outbreaks of infection
  • Support IP&C improvements by carrying out audits and clinical quality visits and writing action plans where appropriate
  • Provide teaching and training on specific IP&C subjects, and update sessions to a wide variety of staff and volunteers
  • Working with practices and local care to ensure that they are offered support to meet the standards in the Health and Social Care Act 2008 pertaining to IP&C, Sepsis awareness and Immunisation and Vaccination and newsletter
  • Work with the Head of IP&C to evaluate new services and providers in terms of provision for safe and effective IP&C as per relevant best practice guidelines - with guidance supporting commissioners through the procurement process in relation to IP&C 

It is essential that the successful candidate has experience in the following areas:

  • Knowledge of current NHS Infection Control standards
  • Experience working within Care Homes or Primary Care
  • Experience in Auditing

If you are interested in this position and available on short notice, please send your updated CV to or speak with David Preedy and on 020 7557 7667.