Group Manager (Talent Pool) - Gloucestershire Fire & Rescue Service

Reference:4/EI/20/558 

Salary: £52,301 plus flexible duty allowance (20%)

Working Hours:37 

Job Share:No 

Employment Type:Permanent  

Location:Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service, Tri Service Centre, Waterwells Drive, Quedgeley, Gloucester - GL2 2AX 

Closing date:07 December 2020 at midnight 

In addition to completing the standard online application form, you are required to complete the Personal Impact Statement attached at the bottom of this advertisement.  Q 5 of the on line application form is repeated in the Personal Impact Assessment, you need only provide the information once so you can copy and paste if you wish.  When you have completed your statement please email through to Carole Pittaway - carole.pittaway@glosfire.gov.uk - Tel . 07768 320185.


Gloucestershire Fire and Rescue Service is looking for professional, highly motivated individuals with a drive for excellence. Individuals that are looking to broaden their knowledge and skills and join our team in the role of Group Manager.


Applications are welcomed from current Group Managers and competent Station Managers both internal and external to join our Group Manager Talent Pool.


We are committed to developing exceptional leaders and supporting people to fulfil their potential. We value diversity and encourage applicants from all backgrounds and under represented groups.


The requirements of the role will mean that you will be expected to demonstrate commitment to the principles and the core values of our service and encourage all those that you manage and work alongside to do the same.


The successful candidate will be offered the current available Group Manager position. Other candidates who have been successful will be held in a Promotion Talent Pool and will be able to apply for the next available Group Manager position.


When another Group Manager position becomes available expressions of interest will be asked from candidates within the talent pool and a role related professional discussion will be conducted. Decisions will be made based on the skills requirement of the job and the professional discussion outcome.

The role will be subject to the NJC Scheme of Conditions of Service Sixth Edition 2004 (updated 2009).

Position is subject to an Enhanced & Barred Disclosure check.  Assessment centre and interviews - Week commencing 14th December 2020.

For further information regarding the role please contact Jan Morris - janette.morris@glosfire.gov.uk

Application Information

Gloucestershire County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people or vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

We value diversity in our workforce and positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.

It is a legal requirement, under the Immigration Act 2016, that anyone appointed to a ‘customer facing role’ must be able to demonstrate an ability to fulfil all spoken aspects of the role with confidence in fluent English.

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