Group Human Resources Advisor – Maternity Cover, up to one year

  • Location: Tonbridge and Hadlow
  • Salary: £22,392 to £27,336 per annum
  • Status: Vacant
  • Closing date: 17 Sep 2019

Salary:            £22,392 to £27,336 per annum

Hours:            37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year

Locations:      Tonbridge and Hadlow

We are looking for an experienced HR Advisor to provide support and guidance to managers through a range of people management processes; this will require an excellent knowledge of up to date employment legislation along with a proven track record in supporting a variety of employee relations casework. The role will also include interviewing and supporting the recruitment function in accordance with safer recruitment practices.  Prior knowledge safer recruitment would be advantageous but is not essential as training will be provided.

The successful candidate will need experience of working in a busy HR team within a similar position. To perform this role successfully you must be a team player, have excellent interpersonal and organisational skills along with the ability to multi-task and guide/ empower managers through employee relations casework. 

Candidates applying must hold a level 5 CIPD qualification or equivalent experience.  In addition, a minimum level 2 qualification (or equivalent) in both literacy and numeracy is required along with a good working knowledge of Microsoft Office. 

Please note that this role is for a fixed term period only of up to one year, due to maternity leave within the team.

As well as a contributory pension scheme and free car parking, this post also attracts 6 weeks holiday each year (excluding Bank Holidays).

You will be required to undertake an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Check and to provide proof of your right to work in the UK.

To apply for this job, please complete an application form. The job description and application form can be downloaded from our website, Alternatively, you can request an application pack by emailing or telephoning 01732 853616. You are required to complete an application form as we do not accept CVs.

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The closing date for receipt of completed applications is Tuesday 17th September 2019

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 24th September 2019

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Due to the volume of applications we receive it is impossible to inform all applicants if they have been short listed:  therefore if you have not heard from us within 14 days of the closing date you can assume that you have not been successful.

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Hadlow College is an equal opportunities employer and positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity.