Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service

Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Manager (BB-53950)

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Equality, Diversity & Inclusion Manager

Who we are:

Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service (CFRS) is one of the best fire and rescue services in the country. In our last inspection by Her Majesty’s Inspectorate for Constabulary and Fire and Rescue Services (HMICFRS) we were noted as good, specifically around promoting the right values and culture, getting the right people with the right skills, ensuring fairness and promoting diversity and managing performance and developing leaders.

What we are looking for:

We are looking for someone who can help us on our journey to build a culture of true inclusion, and who will do so by engaging and working collaboratively with both internal and external stakeholders, building relationships which inspire others’ enthusiasm, passion and proactivity for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion.

You will be an outstanding subject matter expert who will help to deliver our strategic ambition to improve the diversity of our workforce through building long-term relationships with our diverse communities, and to continue create a culture which values and respects everyone as an individual. You will also want to develop the efforts and capabilities of colleagues to champion Equality Diversity and Inclusion, in order to embed sustainable practice.

You will lead a small, dedicated and friendly team who are passionate about all aspects of equality and work hard to ensure this is delivered. This is an excellent role for someone who has the desire to make a difference and who enjoys setting strategic and cultural goals, then working with others to achieve them.

You should have:

  • Demonstrable experience relevant to the requirements of the role
  • A proven focus on engaging with others to inspire passion, commitment and action in relation to equality, diversity & inclusion
  • Experience of bringing about cultural change that is focused on embedding inclusion and a sense of belonging
  • Effective written, verbal and empathetic listening communication skills, to be able to engage most effectively with different audiences
  • Experience of developing, implementing and evaluating policies, procedures and action plans
  • Please take a look at our recruitment pack for further information on the main duties and accountabilities of this role, and more about what we are looking for in the successful candidate. If you then want to discuss more about the role on an informal basis, please contact Charlotte Goosey-

    Importantly, if you do not fully meet the requirements of the person specification, but believe that you can clearly demonstrate in other ways the range of valuable skills, experience and knowledge recognised as relevant and important to this role, we would welcome hearing from you. Please set this out clearly in your application.

    What’s in it for you?

  • Family friendly policies - including flexible working and a long-term commitment to working in a more agile way
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Healthshield - Health Cash Plan
  • Access to Blue Light Discount
  • Salary of £ 42,646
  • Minimum of 28 days annual leave, rising to 30 days with service
  • What happens next:

    You will find below the application form and recruitment pack. The recruitment pack contains the terms and conditions, job description and person specification for the role, as well as other important information to guide you throughout your application.

    There will be a 2-stage interview process which will he held over various dates.

    1st Stage Interviews: Tuesday 4th May 2021 & Thursday 6th May 2021

    2nd Stage Interviews: Friday 14th May 2021.

    Closing date for all applications is Friday 23rd April @ 09:00am any applications submitted after this time will not be considered.

    Location : SHQ

    Contract : Permanent

    Hours : 37 (per week)

    Salary : 42646 - 42646 (Per annum - MB3)

    A Driving License will be required for this role

    Closing Date : 23-April-2021 at 09:00 hrs

    Application FormRecruitment Pack

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