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HR Manager: Groundwork East

Join a team which is changing places and changing lives

Groundwork is the community charity with a green heart.  We believe that big global issues – the economy, the environment – have a big local impact.  Groundwork operates throughout the UK helping communities find practical solutions to the challenges they face.                                                                                                                                      

HR Manager, Groundwork East 

Salary: £31,786 to £36,400 pro rata, plus attractive benefits
Term: part-time (15 to 22.5 hours per week – to be discussed at interview), permanent contract
Location: Based at Hatfield, Hertfordshire

Groundwork East has over 30 years of experience in delivering bespoke projects that use the environment as a catalyst for building a more sustainable future. As our activities develop and our area of activity expands we are seeking an HR Manager to provide a comprehensive, efficient and effective HR support service for Groundwork East (with its staff team of circa 70 and a bank of sessional workers) plus strategic HR guidance for the leadership team.

You will have Chartered CIPD membership and / or a postgraduate qualification in either Human Resources Management or Employment Law (or will be working towards these qualifications).

You will have significant, generalist HR experience and a good working knowledge of HR systems in addition to solid experience of recruitment and providing HR support for organisational change.

The successful candidate will also be able to demonstrate a sound working knowledge of the relevant legislative framework and HR best practice.

We’ll make sure you’re given all the support and guidance you need and you will have the opportunity to help drive forward an inspirational organisation making a real and positive difference to local communities across the east of England.

The position is part-time (15 to 22.5 hours per week). A full driving licence and access to a car is necessary.

Closing date: midday, Tuesday 14 August 2018
Interview date: Tuesday 21 August 2018

For an informal chat about the post please contact Steve Harvey on 01707 260129 or

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