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HR Officer

Woldingham SchoolSurrey

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a HR Officer to join our team supporting the HR Manager in providing an effective and efficient HR service to the school. Responsibilities include providing a first line response for all HR enquiries, managing all HR processes and procedures throughout the School, including recruitment and selection, induction, employee relations, reward and recognition and performance management.  

The ideal candidate will have experience in similar role and be CIPD level 5 qualified or above, be proactive and organised with the ability to multi-task and meet deadlines, have excellent communication and administrative skills and have a helpful and positive nature with a ‘can-do’ attitude. Previous experience within a school would be an advantage.  

Close to London, yet in an outstandingly beautiful rural setting, Woldingham is a happy and successful Catholic boarding and day school for girls aged 11 to 18. With a strong community and caring culture, we are building on a proud heritage that stretches back 175 years. As one of the country’s leading girls’ school, we are now driving an exciting future that is underpinned by fresh ideas, an innovative spirit and state-of-the-art facilities.

Professional development and staff welfare

Our professional team of staff is Woldingham’s greatest asset, and we want to ensure that everyone is supported to work in an effective, enjoyable and fulfilling way. Staff Development is a high priority, with induction and mentoring programmes for Newly Qualified Teachers and new colleagues, plus an annual cycle of Personal Professional Development planning for all colleagues.

Benefits include 25 days holiday plus bank holidays, pension, free lunches and refreshments.

Staff are welcome to use our range of outstanding facilities including the gym, squash and tennis courts and the swimming pool. Our Staffroom Committee organises regular social events, and individual members of staff have organised yoga classes and reflexology on site.

Please visit our website to download an application form. Once completed, return it to hr@woldinghamschool.co.uk 

Closing date: Noon, Wednesday 24 February 2021.

Interviews: w/c 1 March 2021.

Woldingham School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS report will be required for the successful candidate. 

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