Senior Public Health Manager – Emergency Preparedness Resilience and Response

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Hours:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 22/03/2023 23:59
Employment Location:
New Shire Hall, Alconbury
£46,285 -£49,620
Weekly Hours:
Vacancy ID:
Closing date:
22 Mar
Further Information

An opportunity has risen to join our public health team as maternity cover. If you are an Emergency Planning specialist, we would love to hear from you especially if you have experience in health or public health.

We are looking for a motivated and enthusiastic person to join the Public Health Directorate working across Cambridgeshire County Council and Peterborough City Council. The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of this role and emergency preparedness.

This role is 6-12 months maternity cover from the beginning of May 2023.

This is a great opportunity to join an organisation that has an open culture of learning and encourages and supports personal and organisational development.  

For more information or to chat about this opportunity please email  

A key part of the role is to provide assurance to the DPH that there is co-ordinated planning across a range of organisations including local government and NHS Trusts for emergencies and incidents which impact on the health of the public; and that health emergency planning and resilience issues identified through the Cambridgeshire & Peterborough Local Resilience Forum and the C&P Local Health Resilience Partnership are being addressed by the relevant organisations. The Senior Public Health Manager – EPRR will be the first point of contact within public health for any issues relating to EPRR and will be required to provide high quality tactica; EPRR policy advice.

The successful candidate will have excellent emergency planning skills and will be comfortable working with a wide variety of system stakeholders at a senior level as they will work closely with partners in the Councils, Integrated Care System and wider partners including the police. This will be a hybrid role, with a base at New Shire Hall in Alconbury, involve some working at home and some travel across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough to partnership meetings.

This job will involve working across Cambridgeshire and Peterborough but will be employed by Cambridgeshire County Council. To apply please visit

We are proud to serve the diverse communities of Cambridgeshire & Peterborough and want our workforce to be reflective of this diversity, which we believe benefits our employees, the organisation and our communities.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.