HR Assistant

Job summary

SalaryNJC6 (£20,344-£21,589)
LocationWest Sussex Alternative Provision College (WSAPC)
AddressCuckfield Road, Burgess Hill, West Sussex, RH15 8RE
Telephone No01444 232771
Required FromASAP
ContractPermanent, Full-time, Term-time
37 hours per week

Job advertisement

West Sussex Alternative Provision College (WSAPC) is an educational establishment based across the county on Seven separate sites. We provide education to young people who are not accessing mainstream education. We aim to provide a caring and positive environment where all are valued and supported through a personalised curriculum which challenges and inspires individuals to achieve their potential.

The College is rated as ‘Good’ following a recent Ofsted visit in March 2018 and our focus now, is to move from Good to Outstanding.

What we are looking for:

We are seeking an enthusiastic HR Assistant to support with a variety of personnel related tasks. You will have an excellent eye for detail, outstanding communication and organisational skills and be committed to offer a first class support service for a busy department. This is a term time only role, plus two additional weeks working 37 hours per week.

The key duties include but not limited to:

• Provide day to day support in relation to HR queries
• Administration of Recruitment and Selection across the college
• Provide support in relation to Staff Induction
• Support in the processing of data and payroll
• Maintenance of personnel files

You will have:

• Maths and English GCSE or Equivalent
• NVQ Level 3 or equivalent qualification / relevant experience
• Experience of Personnel administration
• An understanding of Human Resource Processes
• Ability to work under pressure and to tight deadlines
• Ability to maintain confidentiality and deal with sensitive issues effectively

We can offer:

• Invaluable experience of working in an Alternative Provision setting
• Opportunity to work in a rewarding and vibrant team environment
• Full support and ongoing training
• Opportunities to progress and work interdepartmentally
• Inclusion in our School Wellbeing strategy
• Term Time only contract
• LGPS Pension

If you are interested in this vacancy and would like an informal discussion or to arrange a visit to the College, which are warmly welcomed and highly recommended, please contact the school office on 01444 232771 to arrange an appointment.

Details of this role, including a job description, and an application pack can be downloaded from the school website at or from the links in this advert.

Please email completed application forms to the closing date is 11.30am on Friday 5 July 2019.

Posted Date:20 June 2019
Closing Date:5 July 2019
Interview Date:12 July 2019

Further information

Application Form - Support Staff (4).doc
G6 - HR Assistant Job Description.pdf

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