HR Manager, Hertfordshire

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The Hertfordshire & Essex High School and Science CollegeHertfordshire
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: tbc
Contract term: Permanent


As Herts & Essex Multi-Academy Trust expands, an exciting opportunity has arisen for a generalist HR Manager to lead and manage the Trust’s human resources’ function. We would like the successful candidate to take up the post as soon as possible. 

Based at Herts & Essex and reporting to the Executive Headteacher, the postholder will manage all HR processes including the development of HEMAT’s human resources strategy, recruitment, performance appraisal and the management of employee relations and policies. 

(S)he will be the first point of contact for HR queries and will provide advice and guidance to school leaders.

What we are looking for 

We are looking for someone with an appropriate HR qualification as well as HR experience, together with excellent administrative and communication skills. The successful applicant, as a member of the Trust’s Senior Leadership Team, will be required to take on a further whole-school responsibility. This will be agreed in consultation with the Executive Headteacher.

We can offer you 

  • Salary  to be agreed
  • Full time position
  • Membership of the Local Government Pension Scheme
  • a vibrant, welcoming  and supportive working environment in popular, non-selective schools which  have an excellent academic record
  • Herts & Essex Multi-Academy Trust is in the market town of Bishop’s  Stortford which has fast and easy access to Cambridge & London as well as having Stansted Airport on the doorstep.

How to apply  

  • Further details about the school are available on our website or from the school.   
  • Click on “Quick Apply” by midday on 15 October 2018.    

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment.  Full employment checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure are required.

Job location

More about The Hertfordshire & Essex High School and Science College
Address: Warwick Road, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 5NJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1279 654127