Human Resources Manager

Wellsway Multi Academy Trust
Bath, Somerset
£40,619 - £44,407
17 Oct 2016
31 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Full Time

Human Resources Manager

Start: 1st December 2016 or as soon as possible

Salary: Grade H £40,619 - £44,407

Eligible to join local government pension scheme

Location: Keynsham (between Bristol and Bath)                                                                   

Contract: Full time 37 hours p/w

Term: Permanent, all year round

Wellsway Multi Academy Trust is at an exciting stage in its development.  We currently run seven schools and with two more joining shortly, the Trust is moving towards its vision of being a truly inclusive provider of 4 - 19 education in East Bristol and Bath.

We are now looking for an experienced Human Resources Manager to lead the HR function across the Trust and become a key player in our development. You will provide strategic HR leadership and operational support for an organisation of approaching 500 employees.

You will have extensive HR experience at a senior level in a complex organisation and a proven track record of successfully managing employee relations.  You will be passionate about delivering excellent service whilst ensuring that the Trust operates within a robust legal and regulatory framework.

You will be ideally be CIPD qualified.

For an informal conversation about the role please call Tim Howes (Strategic Business Director) on 0117 916 1036.

Closing date for applications: Sunday 30th October 2016

Interviews will take place as soon as practicable after this date.

No agencies please.

To apply:

- Download the Job Description/Person Specification (note that the JD/PS provided is a draft; the final version will be available shortly however we do not anticipate any significant changes being made. Please refer back to this site to pick up the final version of the JD/PS).

- Download and complete the Application Form

- Email your completed Application Form to  together with a covering letter

Wellsway Multi Academy Trust is a growing family of schools in East Bristol and Bath, incorporating Aspire Academy, IKB Academy, Sir Bernard Lovell Academy, St John's CofE Primary School, Saltford CofE Primary School, The Bath Studio School and Wellsway School.

Wellsway Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Your suitability to work with children and young people will form part of the selection process.  For this post, prior to appointment Wellsway Multi Academy Trust will apply  for a satisfactory  enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, a Children's Barred list check, two satisfactory references, satisfactory pre-employment health screening  and for Teachers, a Prohibition Check  in relation to the children's workforce. In some settings a Declaration will be required in order to meet our obligations under the ‘Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006.