HR Operations Team Leader
  • Employer: Wokingham Borough Council
  • Reference: 712474
  • Published: Tue 26/07/2022, 9:58 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 21/08/2022, 23:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: Grade 7: £30,095 - £33,486 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Shute End/Home Working, Berkshire

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HR Operations Team Leader

HR Operations Team Leader - 12 month fixed term contract with the potential to become permanent.

About WBC

Our vision is for Wokingham Borough Council to be a great place to live, learn, work and grow and a great place to do business - and we’re committed to making this happen.

It’s our ambition to be the best we can that makes us stand out. Fostering a culture of key behaviours that lend themselves to drive innovation and to be forward thinking in shaping customer focused solutions enables us to have and deliver an ambitious agenda. Together with a nurturing and supportive environment providing learning and development opportunities, it’s not surprising that 85% of our staff would recommend working here - come and join us!


About Us

The HR Operations team is responsible for all aspects of the employee lifecycle from recruiting and onboarding of new starters, managing contractual changes to processing leavers. We also provide administrative support for our learning management system and HR Intranet – the HR Hub. Support is also provided to other HR Teams by way of running reports and assisting with the administration of ER matters. The team are also the first point of contact for HR so are also responsible for a number of general HR queries.


About the Role

As HR Operations Team Leader, your main area of responsibility will be to lead and develop the team of HR administrators to continuously improve operational results to achieve/exceed SLA/KPIs. The role will be responsible for high-standard delivery of HR lifecycle operations and customer experience to ensure that we deliver on our commitments across the Council and to candidates and new starters.


About You

As a successful team leader, you will be a motivational leader, embodying the skills you coach your team in.

You are an action oriented individual, curious, who thrives in resolving difficult cases and embraces the challenge and finds joy in streamlining processes.

You have very good organisation and interpersonal skills, who enjoys developing others.

You are an inquisitive problem solver highly attentive to details, with the ability to independently plan work and prioritise tasks of self and others.


Don’t miss out on this exciting opportunity to be a part of this friendly fun team. For an informal discussion or questions on the role please contact Gemma Baker – HR Operations Manager at or on 07599 103 342.


This job closes at 11:00pm on Sunday 21st August 2022.


Interviews will be held on 30th/31st August 2022


Wokingham Borough Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults and expects all staff, other workers and volunteers to share this commitment. Wokingham is an equal opportunities employer.

How to Apply

Please apply online via the link provided.

Please note, we do not accept CVs submitted without a fully completed online application form.

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