Schools HR Manager (Senior HR Specialist)

£37,107 - £41,846 pro rata, per annum.
13 Apr 2018
11 May 2018
Job Type
HR Manager
Contract Type
Full Time

Schools HR Manager (Senior HR Specialist)

Permanent, 30 hours per week.

£37,107 - £41,846 pro rata, per annum.

Over the course of the last 5 years’ we have successfully grown our traded school HR service from zero to 48 of our 66 schools within Wokingham Borough choosing to purchase our Schools HR advice, guidance and support.

An opportunity has arisen to lead our schools HR service and you will provide timely, accurate and customer-focused advice on all HR issues including terms and conditions of employment, restructuring, disciplinary, capability and grievance procedures. The role would suit an experienced HR generalist able to demonstrate an ability to manage a busy caseload through to completion. Sufficient experience to provide a responsive service to Head-teachers, Bursars and school governors is required. Ideally you will have experience of working in the Education Sector, or at a minimum have been a school governor so understand the legislative environment and challenges that schools face.

Your strong IT skills and sound knowledge of employment law will be essential to enable you to provide a proactive service to our schools. You must be able to travel regularly and at short notice to schools across the Borough.

In return we can offer you the opportunity to develop and shape this service moving forward and the flexibility to work from home for part of your time dependent on operational need.

Closing date: 11pm, 29th April 2018

Interview date: 8th May 2018

Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment.

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Please note that CVs are not accepted.

Alternatively, please call 0118 974 6116 (answerphone outside office hours) quoting ref: 710494

Wokingham is an equal opportunities employer.