Michael Page has over 30 consultants across the UK who recruit specifically into the public sector on both an interim and permanent basis. 

The leads in our public sector recruiting team are:

Sophie Gorvett, Senior Manager, Public Sector

Sophie manages the Public Sector business, covering London and the South East, and has over 5 years’ experience. Sophie specialises in Senior appointments into the Public Sector and has led on both large scale campaigns across the Sector.  Sophie’s recent clients include GSTT, Imperial College NHS Trust, Moorfields Eye Hospital, and Lifeways.

E: [email protected]
T: 0207 269 2179
M: 0771 742 4429

Joanna McCrae, Senior Business Manager, Public Sector, South East Coast

Joanna has been with PageGroup for over 15 years and is based in Brighton. She has recruited for the health sector for the last 5 years, specialising in healthcare and NHS regional recruitment. Her clients include Medway NHS Foundation Trust, Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust, East Kent Hospital University NHS Foundation Trust, Kent and Medway NHS and Social Care Partnership Trust, Oxleas NHS Foundation Trust, IC24 and South East Coast Ambulance NHS Trust.

E: [email protected]
T: 0127 320 1202
M: 0746 700 0144

Dominic Tivey, Business Manager, Michael Page Public Sector

Dominic oversees our Government and Transport Services division and has 4 years’ experience specialising in recruitment across corporate services (finance, HR, and project delivery) within this space. Dominic has led on large scale campaigns across the Central Departmental space. Notable assignments including; DEFRA, MoJ & HMRC. 

E: [email protected]
T: 0207 269 2404
M: 0797 158 6175

Lucy Rider, Business Director, Michael Page Public Sector, North

Lucy is a specialist recruiter for the public sector and recruits at all levels and works with a range of organisations that include the NHS, Central Government, Local Government, Housing, and Education sector clients as well as charities and Not for Profit organisations.  As Business Director, Lucy is the lead for public sector in the North of England based out of Yorkshire.  Lucy has worked for Michael Page since 2008 and has worked across large scale multi-site campaigns for organisations such as NHS Digital, DWP, Defra as well as delivering on single role processes.  

E: [email protected]
T: 0113 243 7717
M: 0783 115 3688

Rick Allan, Senior Business Manager, Not for Profit and Public Sector, North West and North Wales

Rick manages the Not for Profit and Public sector practice covering North West and North Wales. With over 19 years’ recruitment experience, Rick specialises in mid to senior-level permanent and interim appointments. He has led large-scale campaigns and single specialised role recruitment with a focus on procurement, project, and strategy roles. Rick’s recent clients include the NHS, DEFRA, Liverpool University, Transport for the North, Cumbria Constabulary, The Environment Agency, General Dental Council, and Transport for Greater Manchester.

E: [email protected]
M: 0774 780 3341

Kas Rothwell, Operating Director, Michael Page Policy Economics and Regulation

Kas oversees our Government and Regulated Markets division and has 16 years’ experience specialising in recruitment across policy, policy projects, strategy, regulatory affairs and economics. He has led on large scale campaigns across the Central Government Departmental and regulators. Notable assignments including; NHS Improvement, Defra, Ofgem, MOJ and the Cabinet Office.  

E: [email protected]
T: 0207 269 2494
M: 0788 799 4810

Matt Dowson, Manager Michael Page Public Sector 

Matt manages the Procurement division within the Public Sector and Not for Profit across the North of England. This includes Government, Civil Service, NHS, Housing, Charities, Education, Local Authorities, Utilities, and Transport. 

E: [email protected]
T: 0113 243 7737
M: 0791 742 7711

Jane Bagni, Business Director, Michael Page Public Sector/ Not for Profit Midlands 

Jane manages our West Midlands Public Sector/Not for Profit business and has over 15 years’ experience. The Midlands team can support across all functional areas and support a range of organisations that include the NHS, Central Government, Local Government, Housing, and Education sector clients as well as charities and Not for Profit organisations.

E: [email protected]
T: 0121 634 6920
M: 07899 713589

Elizabeth Campion, Partner, Page Executive

As a Partner, Elizabeth leads PageGroup’s executive offering in the Civil Service and Housing in the South and the Midlands, covering all C-suite roles. 

E: [email protected]
T: 0207 269 2173
M: 0792 080 7293

National framework lead:

Chris Edge, National Frameworks Manager - Public Sector

Chris has 16 years of experience working within the recruitment industry and via several partnerships has delivered many national projects into Public Sector organisations. These include the MOJ, MOD, and The Highlands Council. Chris manages our framework relationships and works nationally across all our offices and disciplines. With the ability to offer business as usual and bespoke project recruitment solutions, it is Chris's job to ensure engagement with PageGroup via a Framework is easy, enjoyable, and effective.
M: 0797 642 4653