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Job Ref No. ECC4299-285S Position Type: Administration Pay Range: Band 6, pt 23-29 (£24,630 to £29403 FTE)
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 10/07/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: Week commencing 15th July 2019  

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H.R Manager

required as soon as possible

Band 6, point range 23-29 (£24,630 to £29,403 pa, pro rata for term time only)

Hours: 8.00am to 4.00pm Monday to Friday (this post is available full time or term time only and can be discussed at interview)

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced and qualified H.R Manager and would love to hear from you if you are inspirational, creative and dynamic.

You will be qualified with, or working towards, a minimum of C.I.P.D level 3 H.R qualification or equivalent. You should have extensive H.R experience, ideally gained from within an educational establishment, although training can be given in this aspect of the role.

The Ideal Candidate will:

·Have exceptional interpersonal skills, the ability to liaise confidently with senior members of staff, and to forge positive relationships with staff of all levels and key stakeholders.

·Be highly driven and exceptionally well organised, with a proven track record of managing multiple H.R related tasks to meet deadlines

·Take responsibility for all H.R related activities across the academy including recruitment and selection, data management and reporting, compliance and general H.R administration.

From 1st September 2019 The Ockendon Academy will become part of the Harris Federation. This is a really exciting time for us, and will be a great benefit to our students, their families and our staff. The Harris family of academies have an established reputation of excellence and the distinguished expectations and achievements across the entire federation are unrivalled. As an academy that is rapidly improving, joining the Harris Federation will propel us into a new dimension.

To apply, please visit our website to download the Job Description, Person Specification and Application form, or alternatively contact Helen Smith, PA to the Principal for an application pack.

The Ockendon Academy are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.

Closing Date: Wednesday 10th July 2019, 9.00am

Interview expected: Week commencing Monday 15th July 2019

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It is with great excitement that we welcome you to explore the employment opportunities at The Ockendon Academy. You may have the opportunity to join a community that ‘Enjoys being the best it can be’. For us, being the best is neither a destination nor a moment in time, but it is a journey towards a consistent pattern of behaviour and attitudes that result in constant progress and achievement. The Ockendon Academy is known for its dedication to excellence, but more importantly, to children. We have huge ambition and aspiration for every student and our commitment to their success is combined with exceptional support. Our values are deeply rooted in a belief that all students can succeed. To achieve this, learning, rather than teaching, is at the heart of everything we do. Our staff are experts and focus on how students can be challenged and supported to achieve the very best they can academically and to help them develop the transferable skills needed to build successful futures.
The Ockendon Academy is a place of high expectations. We create a culture and ethos that facilitates success. We aim for excellence and expect our staff, students and their families to do the same. The Ockendon Academy is renowned for being a welcoming, ambitious and creative place to work and learn, where your development and wellbeing matters. If your educational philosophy chimes with ours, we would love to hear from you. If you wish to visit The Ockendon Academy, you are welcome to at any time by prior arrangement.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Helen Smith
Erriff Drive, South Ockendon
Essex, RM15 5AY
Telephone: 01708 851661