HR Advisor (Part-time)

Posted 30 October 2023
Salary Up to £15.88 per hour PAYE
Job type Temporary
Discipline HR, Business Support & Administration
ContactSamantha Riley

Job description

P/T HR Advisor required for ongoing contract.

​Opus People Solutions on behalf of Wyre Forest District Council are looking for a HR Advisor to join the HR team on a part -time basis (20 hours per week). This exciting hybrid opportunity is a job share and the working days will be Wednesday, Thursday and Friday.

​The HR function plays a key role in the smooth running of the Council and this exciting opportunity will be supporting the delivery of the People and Organisation Development Strategy.

​As a HR Advisor your role will include:

  • Providing first line HR advisory services regarding employee relations.

  • Supporting managers across the Council in people management; attending meetings and providing guidance.

  • Supporting managers with absence management.

  • Handling maternity and paternity request.

  • Assisting with the updating of HR policies, procedures, and initiatives.

  • Managing HR information systems for data input and statistical analysis.

​The ideal candidate will be CIPD qualified and have skills and experience in the following:

  • Up-to-date knowledge of employment law and an understanding how this can impact the business

  • A team player with a track record of working successfully as an HR Advisor.

  • Knowledge of TUPE.

  • Experience of managing redundancy and change management.

  • Significant case management experience in disciplinary, grievance and effective investigation.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Self-motivated, organised and flexible to respond to customer needs.

  • Ability to working to deadlines and prioritising own workload

  • Emotional intelligence, customer focus, empathy and understanding.

  • Competent written skills.

  • Problem Solving Skills.

​If this sounds like the role for you, we would love to hear from you, so please apply now!