HR Advisor

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Post: PermanentHR Advisor

Organisation: Multi-Academy Trust

Location: South London

Salary: £30,000 – £35,000

Responsible to: Senior HR Business Partner

Closing date: 9am, 5th September 2019

About this role

This large and well-performing Multi-Academy Trust are looking for a dynamic HR Advisor to support the Senior HR Business Partner and their schools in London and the surrounding areas.

As an HR Advisor you’ll be the first port of call for headteachers and school business managers across a large number of schools, providing information and advice on employee relations, policies, recruitment, contract and payroll in relation to teaching and support staff, so an outstanding understanding of the Burgundy and Green books is essential. You will provide guidance face to face, by email and over the telephone on the trust’s HR policies and procedures; write contracts, draft letters, provide pay calculations and support recruitment activity. In addition, you’ll maintain systems, produce MI and reports for a large number of schools, review trends and conduct analysis.

You’ll have current knowledge of employment legislation and experience of supporting managers. Travel may be required to school sites therefore flexibility with working hours and a willingness to travel occasionally is required.

This is an opportunity to:

Be part of a school focussed HR team and a progressive Multi-Academy Trust
Develop your HR career in a supportive organisation
Work alongside talented headteachers and school business managers
You’ll be:

CIPD Qualified Level 5 or equivalent
Knowledgeable about Burgundy and Green Book terms and conditions
Informed on teaching and support staff pay scales / pay calculations
Able to evidence a proven track record in a previous employee relations role
An excellent communicator, both verbally and in writing
Able to show initiative and a willingness to learn
Hard working and possess a great sense of humour!
About the Employer

This Multi-Academy Trust is building on its success to ensure that every one of its schools is a ‘great school’ which provides truly exceptional opportunities for children. It’s a real team effort which calls for the best HR professionals. They are looking for a knowledgeable and self-motivated HR Advisor to be based around South London, working out of one of their academies.


Please contact Tarja Aila at Aston Education for an informal chat, for an application form and to apply for this HR Advisor job, (url removed) or call her on (phone number removed). Application form is required.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

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