Head of Human Resources, Gosport, Hampshire

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Bay House School and Sixth FormGosport, Hampshire
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Start date: 2 January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £30,785 - £34,538 fte
Contract term: Permanent

GFM Education are looking to appoint a Head of Human Resources who will set the strategy and lead on all HR related matters affecting the Multi Academy Trust. Working across all of its academies and reporting to the Executive Finance Director, you will be supported by an experienced HR Manager and administrative support.   

The primary purpose of this role is to guide and manage the overall provision of HR services, policies and programs for the GFM, ensuring it fulfils its legal obligations and adopts best practice solutions. 

To be successful in this role, you will have already gained exposure to the various facets of Human Resources, furthermore, you must possess excellent stakeholder relationship management skills with the ability to communicate effectively with stakeholders at all levels. 

It is essential that the successful candidate will have a CIPD or equivalent qualification and a strong understanding of employment law.  

The role calls for somebody who will not be fazed by interruptions in a busy school environment and has an interest in working in a community where you would be contributing to the progress and health & wellbeing of our learners.

The GFM is a local solution that will champion the needs of Gosport and Fareham learners across all phases of education – Secondary, Primary and SEN. The GFM recognises the need to work in partnership with Hampshire County Council and all local schools to build better outcomes and opportunities for the young people of Gosport and Fareham. It is through our collective endeavor that we can make a difference, with Gosport and Fareham learners’ achievement being greater and aspiring them further. The local commitment to this initiative is overwhelming – schools and communities see this as an opportunity for a group of schools to become greater than the sum of their parts. The newly appointed members and directors have a clear ambition and belief in local schools working together for the benefit of all their young people. 

Safeguarding statement 

GFM Education is committed to safeguarding children and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. A 'prohibition from teaching' check will be completed for all shortlisted teaching candidates including those applying for a teaching assistant/Cover Supervisor/Other work deemed directly involved with pupils where it is indicated that they have qualified teacher status or have previously worked as a teacher. All successful candidates will be subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service check along with other relevant employment checks. GFM Education pursues a policy of equality of opportunity.

Once completed please return applications by email to hr@gfmat.org   

For all enquiries please telephone; 02392 616012   

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