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Project Manager
  • Employer: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Reference: CBED/21/10168
  • Published: Thu 02/09/2021, 15:45 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 26/09/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £38,112 - £42,980 per annum pro rata
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Chicksands, Shefford, Bedfordshire

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Project Manager

Team: Integration Team

Job Family: Providing - CBG12

Salary: £38,112 - £42,980 per annum pro rata

Hours: Full-time, 37 hours per week

Base Location: Priory House, Shefford

Contract Type: Fixed Term Contract / Secondment Opportunity to 1st April 2024

Closing Date: 26th September 2021

Interview Date: Week commencing 11th October 2021

More about the role:

Here in Social Care, Health and Housing we support our residents to live their own lives, enjoy good health, be safe, independent and play a full and active part in the community. We’re transforming and digitising our service delivery, with greater emphasis on joint working with health partners. You will find your own greatness as you support the directorate to increase its efficiency and service quality.

Working to the Head of Partnerships and Performance, the post holder will provide project management support for the implementation of the Council’s shared vision for the Integration of health and social care Hub Development Programme. The post holder will work with the Hub Programme Manager to provide strong project management for the Hub Programme and related workstreams. Maintaining effective working relationships both internally and externally to realise the ambitions of the programme, supporting the implementation of the Programme Plans, liaising closely with a wide range of Health and Care Partners.

The post holder will help to maintain a robust project management framework, providing programme assurance, highlighting dependencies, interfaces and risks, challenging assumptions and ensuring all considerations have been fully evaluated. This includes working with commissioned consultants to support the development of Business Cases, Schedules of Accommodation and Design Principles. Importantly also the post holder will provide project management support to the underpinning workstreams that will influence joint working arrangements for the co-located teams. 

The post holder requires significant change management experience, working within a multi-disciplinary, complex project management environment. Alongside a proven track record of delivering tangible results that are complex or technical in their nature, the postholder will have excellent people skills as well as a methodical approach and good attention to detail.

Join a busy team and take advantage of our rewards package, agile working and the chance to learn new skills and develop your career. Find your greatness by helping us to deliver better services to the local community. 

Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work’.

To assess your suitability for the role, you must demonstrate how you meet the key outcomes, accountabilities and competencies. To do this, you’ll need to refer the Family Profile, Role Profile and Competency Framework which can be found in the Recruitment Pack: Project Manager Recruitment Pack

For an informal discussion about this position, please contact: Buki Gagar at or call 0300 300 4526

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at 

Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community. 

To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role.