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HR Advisor Full Time

at Kirklees Council London in London (Published at 09-07-2021)

We adopt a ?name blind? approach to shortlisting. Recruiting managers will not have access to personal information, including your name and contact details, until a shortlisting decision has been made - please note that this also includes any CV uploaded. Equality monitoring information is not accessible by recruiting managers at any stage.
Corporate Strategy, Commissioning & Public Health
Service Area
Office of Chief Executive
Number of Jobs
All Kirklees Location
Position type
Temporary, Permanent
Length of contract
up to 12 months
9 to 10
£27,741 - £33,782

Our whole workforce has risen to the challenge of the pandemic and as an organisation we couldn?t be more proud. As a people profession we?ve risen to the challenge too; reacting to the crisis and providing advice and guidance to our managers at pace as well as delivering developments in our services.

We are looking for HR Advisors to join our team to bring additional capacity to continue our great work. We have opportunities across our service and we?re very happy to talk flexible working to achieve the work life balance we know is so important to our workforce and our team.

We are recruiting to both permanent and temporary HR Advisor roles across our People Services in the following teams:

Our Teams

Service delivery ? Council

Responsible for providing professional solutions and outcomes focussed advice to services across the Council. You will focus on supporting a Directorate, developing your knowledge of different services and teams and their business needs, supporting delivery of key HR activities which will include employee relations matters, attendance improvement, performance management, investigations as well as supporting change and transformation programmes.

Service Delivery - Schools

Our experienced team provides high quality customer focused HR advice and support to over 130 schools and academies across Kirklees. We work with schools to provide innovative and creative solutions to workforce issues including advising on change programmes and case work. Inevitably the support we provide will vary in degrees of complexity.

As a traded service we pride ourselves on our trusted relationships and educational expertise, including the application of teaching and support staff terms and conditions. We operate on a solution focused basis as we understand the impact our services have on supporting schools to deliver the best education for children across Kirklees.

You will need to be confident to work with a variety of different audiences and the ability to use your own initiative. In this role you will focus on supporting change programmes and casework ranging from grievances and disciplinary investigations, conduct, performance management and attendance improvement. The work also involves supporting the delivery of HR related briefings and the CPD of staff teams.

Your role

You will provide business focused advice in line with strategy, policy, employment law and good practice and will also support broader HR projects.

You will either have or be working towards CIPD qualification or you will need to be able to demonstrate equivalent experience. Your technical knowledge will be supported by strong communication and influencing skills and the ability to build relationships quickly. You?ll need core HR skills, and you might have some specialist experience or passion for key areas of work for example attendance management, TUPE, investigations, or have experience in sectors such as schools, social care or environment focused services.

You will thrive on working at pace on varied and multiple cases or projects and will be comfortable working independently using your own initiative. If that?s you, apply now!

Please read through the Job Profile before applying. The application form contains 3 questions which will be used for shortlisting.

Closing date

15 July 2021, 11:55 PM

To apply for this job as a secondment you must be a substantive employee of the Council with over 6 months continuous service and have successfully completed your probation period.
Applications for secondments will only be accepted if approved by your manager, you will be asked to confirm on your application form that you have the relevant permission.
If you are refused permission to apply for a secondment please contact HR Recruitment to register the refusal.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of vulnerable adults and children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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