An exciting opportunity has arisen for a strategic, customer focussed individual to lead our well established and highly respected HR service to schools in Southwark. As part of a dedicated school improvement service, the team provides top quality HR services on a traded basis to empower schools to achieve the very best possible outcomes for our pupils through effective people management. We’re continuing to grow in a competitive market and you will shape the future direction of the service to ensure our position as the provider of choice is secure.
You will need to understand the complexities of working with schools, and have the ability to strategically plan and deliver excellence under pressure. Able to successfully build and maintain strong relationships with school leaders, governors and other professional networks, you will visit schools around the borough on a regular basis to ensure their needs are being met. In return we offer variety and challenge, the opportunity to develop your career further with support from experienced professional colleagues, and an attractive range of employee benefits. You will be based in a vibrant and exciting central London location in the shadow of Tower Bridge and The Shard. Transport links are excellent.
Visit our website for more information about our service http://schools.southwark.gov.uk/schoolshr to view our current service level agreement. Information about the role, including the full job description can be downloaded from our jobs website. If you would like an informal chat about the role or wish to make arrangements to visit then please contact Daphne Macarthy on 020 7525 5312 or firstname.lastname@example.org
We’re a dedicated team: we take personal accountability for the work we do and work hard to maintain our professional reputation. If this sounds like your kind of challenge please apply online, setting out clearly how you meet the shortlisting criteria in the person specification.
Additional salary details
This role attract a cash benefit package to the value of £2,724 per annum.
Closing date: Sunday 9 December 2018.
Shortlisting: Tuesday 11 December 2018– successfully candidates will be initially contacted by phone, followed by email.
Assessment and Interviews: Monday 17 December 2018.