People Business Partner

Posted 03 July 2024
Salary £43,925
Job type Temporary
Discipline Human Resources Recruitment
Contact NameDaniel Thynne

Job description

We are currently working in partnership with a homeless charity in South East London who are recruiting for 2x People Business Partners.

1x interim vacancy – up to 3 months – rate negotiable

1x permanent vacancy - £43,925 per annum

Duties will include (but are not limited to):

  • Providing guidance on People practices such as restructures and employee relations
  • Leading on People casework and employee relations with regards to conduct, performance, grievance, TUPE, restructures, and sickness absence
  • Driving line manager capability, providing management coaching in complex or performance related cases and the delivery of people processes
  • Supporting key stakeholders across the chairty through the People team, influencing and guiding on strategic issues such as organisational development and workforce planning efficiency (permanent role only)
  • Partnerning with the charity to drive the diversity and inclusion, culture and engagement and wellbeing agendas and outputs (permanent role only)

Experience required:

  • Significant experience within a People / People generalist role, ideally qualified to CIPD Level 7 or working towards this
  • Strong track record and knowledge of UK HR legislation to manage the ER caseload
  • Experience of effective use of data to provide insights that drive the strategic People plan
  • Great attention to detail, ability to work under deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Good level of IT literacy in particular Excel, strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal / teamwork skills with an ability to facilitate and coach others
  • Whilst committing to the team objectives, demonstrate personal accountability for delivery of personal actions

Rewards and Benefits (only applicable to the permanent role):

  • Generous holiday allowance – 29 days per year plus 8 public holidays (pro rata)
  • Pension – 6.5% employer, 1.5% employee
  • Excellent development opportunities – career progression, regular supervision and appraisals, and learning programmes to support your career
  • Wellbeing support –24/7 employee assistance programme and opportunities for TOIL
  • Life assurance – four times your annual salary and critical illness cover
  • Other benefits including interest free season ticket and cycle to work loans

Working hours:

  • 37.5 hours per week, Mon – Fri
  • 2 days per week working from home

Please note that you require recent experience to apply for this role.

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