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It’s our staff that makes us one of the leading CSUs in the country. We are committed to retaining the best people in order to provide an excellent service to our customers. We invest in our staff by offering  excellent pay, benefits, training and career progression .

We currently have a very talented, enthusiastic and driven workforce who deliver innovative, efficient and effective commissioning support. We are a dedicated and innovative organisation, always looking for new talent to join us.

If you’re passionate about making a difference and want to work for an organisation where your experience and contributions are valued, join us at NEL.

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Business Resilience Officer

NHS AfC: Band 6

Main area
Business Resilience
NHS AfC: Band 6
Full time: 37.5 hours per week
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Employer type
Lower Marsh
£31,365 - £37,890 + HCAS per annum
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NEL is an ambitious and innovative organisation that provides expert support and advice to NHS and other organisations to assist the delivery of improved health services. We deliver an extensive range of services including contracting, analytics, clinical services and ICT to name a few.

Our clients are based across London, Essex, Kent, Surrey, East Anglia and other parts of England.

We aim to be a trusted advisor and indispensable partner for our customers. We want to be an organisation that is thought of positively by people who work for us and with us and has a clear set of ethics and values that underpin everything we do.

To find out more about us please visit www.nelcsu.nhs.uk


An opportunity has arisen to work within the established NEL Business Resilience team to deliver Business Resilience services for both the CSU and our customers.

We are looking for a suitably qualified and experienced individual to join the Business Resilience team.

It is a priority for the Business Resilience Team to be able to provide our customers with a responsive and effective service and to do this we need highly professional and experienced staff. We are now seeking applications from suitably proficient candidates for the post of Business Resilience Officer within the Business Resilience Team

The main purpose of this post is to be an active member of the Business Resilience team to ensure NEL supports customers to meet their Emergency Planning, Response and Resilience (EPRR) responsibilities covering the fields of Business Continuity and Emergency Planning. The role works collaboratively across the team and is critical in achieving the delivery of EPRR requirements, planning for and responding to disruptions and disasters.

Reporting to the Deputy Head of Business Resilience, the post holder will be responsible for supporting the delivery of key projects to a range of customers. This will include delivery to external clients as well as supporting internal teams to develop their own business continuity arrangements.

The role will contribute to the development and delivery of policies and emergency and continuity plans and the development and delivery of associated training and testing, including exercises.

The post holder will need to be qualified in a relevant field and/ or have suitable experience in the delivery of emergency planning or business continuity programmes.

For further details on this role, please refer to the attached job description. Please ensure that you pay careful attention to the essentials and desirables of the person specification demonstrating how you meet these within your supporting statement.

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Further details / informal visits contact

Luke Lambert, Deputy Head of Business Resilience on 07584 337258 or by email on luke.lambert@nhs.net

Or email

Business Resilience Team on resilience.nelcsu@nhs.net