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Human Resources Administrator

Orchard Hill College & Academy TrustSutton

Hours:     Full time, 36 hours per week, Monday to Friday, throughout the year 

Location: Based in Sutton, Surrey

Are you an experienced administrator looking for a role in a dynamic and growing HR team where you can gain HR experience and look to further your career? Now is a really exciting time to join us! We have three permanent vacancies in the HR Team currently. 

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust (OHC&AT) is a family of specialist education providers and services from nursery through to further education across London, Surrey, Sussex and Berkshire. Our schools and college work together to achieve the best life and work outcomes for pupils and students. The uniqueness of OHC&AT is that it is fully representative of all designations of special education needs and disabilities. Across the whole organisation, there are a range of experts and practitioners who advocate for children and young people with special education needs and disabilities to ensure they receive the best possible opportunities to achieve their full potential.


As Human Resources Administrator you will primarily provide key administrative support to the school principals and team managers and you will have the opportunity to be involved in general HR work to build up your knowledge and skills.  These duties will include managing new starter employment clearances, payroll administration, arranging interviews, contract generation, data inputting, note taking and any other HR administration duties. You will also need to contribute to the monitoring and management of HRSupport Inbox and Jobs Inbox, and to provide first line support to ensure staff queries are dealt with professionally, accurately and in a timely manner.

You must be highly organised in order to manage work to meet conflicting deadlines and adept at working in a fast-paced environment. 

If you think you can meet the following criteria then please apply.

• Successful experience of working within Human Resources or an office environment providing customer services;

• To possess or be willing to work towards CIPD level 3 qualification, or equivalent. 

• Excellent written and verbal communication skills;

• Attention to detail to produce high quality work;

• Excellent ICT and numeracy skills. 

• A commitment to learning new skills and developing the role.

To apply for this role please use the quick apply option .

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing date: 5pm on Friday 10th December 2021

We may close this advert and interview before the closing date if we receive applications from exceptional candidates. 

Orchard Hill College and Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Appointments made will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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