Human Resources Manager, Warrington

Closing date:Expiring today

Priestley CollegeWarrington

Date posted:
Start date: Monday 6th January 2020 (or as soon as possible thereafter)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NJC Grade 9 to 10, Points 33 to 41 (£35,934 to £43,662 per annum)
Contract term: Permanent

The Challenge Academy Trust (TCAT)  is a Warrington-based cross-sector multi-academy trust looking to recruit a permanent TRUST HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER, this new post, which will provide the successful applicant with an exciting opportunity to develop and consolidate the HR function across the Trust as it expands and moves forward.

You will take an advisory and proactive role in the strategic management of staffing, have responsibility for providing a comprehensive and professional HR service to the Trust, support the Central Executive and Senior Leadership Teams in delivering strategic and operational HR priorities, and provide leadership to the HR Hub of Personnel Administrators.

The successful candidate should either have experience of operating at, or be ready to move to this level, and have a sound technical knowledge.

Knowledge of this sector would be helpful but lack of it will not be a barrier and applicants from other sectors are encouraged to apply.  

For further information please refer to the Application Pack below.

Start Date: Monday 6th January 2020 (or as soon as possible thereafter)

Salary: NJC Grade 9 to 10, Points 33 to 41 (£35,934 to £43,662 per annum)

Terms: Permanent | Full-Time | 37 hours per week (including periods of academy closure)

Leave Entitlement: 25 days annual entitlement

Pension Scheme: Local Government Pension Scheme (Cheshire Pension Fund)

Closing Date for Receipt of Applications: Thursday 14th November 2019 (12 noon)

Interviews: Tuesday 26th November 2019

Method of Application

Applications should be submitted by email to  or sent in hard copy to the HR Department, The Challenge Academy Trust, c/o Priestley College, Loushers Lane, Warrington WA4 6RD.

All applications must be made using The Challenge Academy Trust’s application form which can be downloaded the Priestley College website, 

Applications will be shortlisted and the HR Department will contact those candidates who are selected for interview.

If you have any questions please contact 

More about Priestley College
Phase: Further Education
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Loushers Lane, Warrington, Cheshire, WA4 6RD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1925 633591
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