Henlee Resourcing has been retained by the leading educational / academic facility based near Devizes in Wiltshire to recruit an experienced Head of HR on a permanent basis.
Reporting to the Bursar and working closely with the Headmaster and the Senior Leadership Team (the role sits on the Senior Leadership Team), you will lead and champion the development of the people agenda and ensure delivery in line with wider priorities. You will provide strategic and operational leadership, leading to effective decision making and ensuring that the facility is compliant with relevant legislation at all times and operating in line with best practice.
You will be managing / leading a small team (HR Advisor and HR Assistant), which provides the HR provision and advice across the full employee lifecycle to approximately 360 staff, self-employed contractors and volunteers. The work is varied and fast paced, and as the HR function develops, there is considerable scope and opportunity for the role to have real impact, with the full support of the Senior Leadership Team and Governors.
You will possess a significant track record of strategic and operational HR leadership and delivery within an organisation of similar complexity and scale, ideally MCIPD qualified, with experience in developing, implementing and monitoring HR strategies in line with organisational needs and priorities with a sound knowledge and application of UK employment law. You will possess proven experience of effectively managing a range of potentially complex ER casework in a timely way, are financially aware and commercially astute with proven experience of managing and motivating a successful team and experience of delivering effective, continuous improvement within HR.
If you are looking for a varied, interesting and challenging opportunity and can demonstrate the above capabilities, we are keen to hear from you.
Henlee Resourcing is a specialist full service human resources recruitment consultancy operating across the South West, M3, M4 and M5 corridors.