Job vacancies across Cambridgeshire
1,647 jobs are available across Cambridgeshire, according to the Department for Work and Pensions. - Credit: JOB CENTRE PLUS
1,647 jobs are available across Cambridgeshire and an upsurge in post-lockdown employment is expected, according to the Department for Work and Pensions.
Currently, there are 816 jobs available in Cambridge, 117 in Ely, 100 in Wisbech and 614 in Peterborough covering all sectors.
These range from health and social care to logistics, housing, sales, business admin and engineering.
While Shaun Sadler, DWP district operational leader for East Anglia, describes the job market in Cambridgeshire as "a bit of a mixed bag", he's confident the Prime Minister's roadmap out of lockdown will "cause a natural upsurge" in employment.
"Hopefully the announcement will instill confidence in employers and potential employees, and the timing couldn't be better because people have been practically housebound since Christmas.
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"Regardless of where you are in the country, there's a natural uplift during the warmer months anyway."
He predicts that the hospitality, leisure, non-essential retail and sports sectors will see a surge in …
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