WPT HR Assistant

Job Vacancy

HR Assistant

Permanent, 37 hours per week

WPT Band 3 £19,264 – £20,043

As soon as possible


wickersley partnership trust

Monday 23rd May 2022 (noon)

About us

At Wickersley Partnership Trust, students and learning are at the centre of everything we do. We nurture the development of knowledge, creativity, skills and understanding to help our children develop into happy, healthy, caring and successful citizens. We do this in a safe and positive learning environment where every individual is valued, self-belief is encouraged and each individual is able to achieve their full potential.

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 8 primary schools and 5 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about WPT’s vision can be found on our website.

About the role

We are looking for an ambitious HR Assistant with excellent IT skills to join our growing Central HR Team. You will support the delivery of a high quality HR service to our schools across the Trust.

The role will involve the accurate processing of data and employee changes, supporting with recruitment and absence management and providing first level advice on HR enquiries in line with Trust policies and procedures.

Our ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, proficiency in Microsoft and Google packages and the ability to work with discretion, sensitivity and tact. Experience of working in the HR field is desirable, however full training will be provided to the successful candidate.

To develop expertise in HR, the successful candidate will be offered the opportunity to complete the CIPD Level 3 qualification which will be funded by the Trust.

Please visit our new recruitment website to apply.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

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Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CVs, all applicants must complete an application form in full.