HR Assistant, North Yorkshire

Closing date:

Outwood Academy EasingwoldNorth Yorkshire

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Band 7 SCP NJC8 - NJC12 (£14,112 - £15,581)
Contract term: Permanent

We are delighted to be making an appointment for the position of HR Assistant for our high achieving 11-18 academy in North Yorkshire - Outwood Academy Easingwold. 

Our academies offer a high quality of education for our students and excellent career progression and training for staff. Our driving ambition is ‘Students First: Raising Standards and Transforming Lives’. 

We are currently seeking a confident individual to join our academy as a HR Assistant within a fast paced working environment.  We are looking for someone who is very organised and can work both independently and as a team member, who is able to conduct one's self in a smart, professional and courteous manner.

The successful applicant will have significant previous HR/Payroll experience and be able to deal with confidential and sensitive information.  A large part of this role will involve administering the full recruitment process including pre-employment checks for all new staff and keeping up to date and accurate records for all staff absences.  They will also be responsible for the payroll function for the academy ensuring payroll is accurate and produced for Finance in a timely manner.

Strong up to date Microsoft Office and Excel skills are essential for this role as there is a lot of reporting in Excel. Good working knowledge of Corero (Civica) Finance System would be desirable but not essential.

You must have 5 GCSE’s (or equivalent) including Maths and English at Grade C or higher and list these on your application.  Please also ensure your employment and education history is listed in chronological order with any gaps explained.

You will contribute to an atmosphere of respect, recognition, optimism, celebration and mutual support in the school which promotes equality within, and values the diversity of the school community.

The Academy benefits from being part of the Outwood Family of Schools and you will be joining a highly innovative, inspirational and successful organisation. The Trust guarantees every member of staff CPD and development opportunities and various routes for career progression.

To apply, please visit: > Careers. Alternatively, you can contact Nicole Prince, HR Assistant by email: 

Closing date: Midday on 16 October 2019.

Interview date: 21 October 2019.

Please note that there is currently a job evaluation exercise being undertaken across the Trust.  The salary advertised for this post is therefore subject to job evaluation and may change.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

More about Outwood Academy Easingwold
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: York Road, Easingwold, York, North Yorkshire, YO61 3EF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1347 821451

Chief Executive Officer: Martyn Oliver

Principal: Laura Eddery

We are an 11-18 academy, based in the market town of Easingwold in North Yorkshire, near York.

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