Head of Human Resources

Blue Octopus
OL6 6NX, Ashton-Under-Lyne
Salary £41,964.00
25 Nov 2020
23 Dec 2020
Contract Type
Full Time

Tameside College in Ashton-Under-Lyne Greater Manchester is a diverse and vibrant further education college that offers a wide range of course including A level and advanced level vocational study programmes, Apprenticeships and adult courses up to degree Level. We aim to give all our students an exceptional experience.

We are a good College with a determination to become outstanding. To support this journey, the College is looking for a dynamic and experienced Head of Human Resources to join their management team.

We believe people are our biggest asset and want to appoint someone who has the desire to ensure we recruit, support and develop the best workforce in the Further Education sector. Now is a great time to join the College as we manage our journey of transforming the College from good to outstanding.

Reporting to the Vice Principal – Quality and People, you will support the strategic management and delivery of the College's People and Equality and Diversity (E&D) strategies and manage the HR function ensuring they provide an effective, efficient and user focused service. As an active and effective member of the College's management team, you must make a positive contribution to the management of the College and provide expert and specialist HR advice to the Vice Principal and Executive Team.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, resilient and highly motivated individual with a CIPD qualification at level 7. They must have a proven record of delivering results whilst working in a HR environment, under pressure and to tight deadlines.

Able to develop and maintain user focused HR processes and systems and manage HR casework (including obtaining legal support), you must have an understanding of the best approaches to be adopted in effectively organising, developing and motivating staff in an ever-changing work environment and the ability to inspire, influence and persuade others and to negotiate to get results.

Come join us on our journey to outstanding!

Closing date for applicants: 4th January 2021