HR Manager


Our client is looking for a HR Manager to join a busy team based just outside of the Bromley area. The ideal candidate will have worked in HR within a school environment.


  • Building strong professional relationships with all staff by developing a sound understanding of their needs

  • Provide advice and support on all employee relations issues including disciplinary, grievance, capability, restructuring and sickness absence

  • Manage the provision of professional telephone and on-line support to clients in accordance with relevant policy and procedure

  • Contribute to the development of the strategic HR development plan

  • Ensure that organisational practices are accurately reflective of current employment legislation

  • Deliver support and training to academy senior leaders, local and central governance to enhance them skills, knowledge and understanding of dealing with HR issues

  • Complete projects as directed by the CEO

  • Provide support to the Directors and Members as and when required

Person specification:

The following skills and experience are required:

  • Have a strong education HR background and experience of complex HR issues including disciplinary, redundancies, dismissals, and change management

  • Have excellent communication and interpersonal skills and be achievement focused

  • Have a well-developed understanding of the education sector and a good understanding of TUPE

  • Understanding of relevant legislation and education related employment policies/procedures

  • Be fully or part CIPD qualified and committed to continuing professional development

  • Have a well-developed knowledge of Employment Law, the practical application of it and the impact this can have within a school

  • Have experience of dealing with a varied caseload including sickness and absence

  • management, disciplinary and grievances

  • Have a customer service ethos and a flexible "can do" attitude

  • Can work under pressure and to deadlines and respond promptly to requirements using own initiative

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