Director of Organisational Development and Human Resources

Stevenage, Hertfordshire
£70,000 p.a.
20 Apr 2012
04 May 2012
HR Jobs Level
Director / Head / VP
Contract Type
Full Time

Giving Someone a Voice and making sure it’s heard is something POhWER does every day. We’re all about promoting equality, challenging unfairness and giving disadvantaged and vulnerable people access to high quality information, advice and advocacy services. We’re a truly user led organisation – with service users working at Board level – and committed to growing the organisation to work with more vulnerable adults across the UK.

We have grown to become one of the largest advocacy providers in the UK, providing the support of an advocate to a very wide range of service users from all communities, including in highly specialised settings. We empower users to speak up for their rights, access information or comment on the services they receive or need including; health, housing, care, community and legal services. With the changes in commissioning and continuing growth, we are looking to make a number of new and high profile appointments.

Director of Organisational Development and Human Resources • £70,000 p.a.
Based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire

We are looking to appoint a new Director of Organisational Development and Human Resources to lead the organisation through a period of significant change. You will develop and implement a comprehensive human resource strategy and effectively manage employee relations during this period of cultural transition. Leading a small team to develop and implement effective recruitment practice, you’ll also be responsible for ensuring that TUPE transfers are handled appropriately.
You will need to demonstrate experience of strategic development and achieving significant change along with experience in a senior workforce role.

Closing date: midday, Friday 4th May 2012.
Contact David Lale on 020 7939 7421 to discuss the role.

To apply for this role please click on the 'Apply Now Buton'  for a copy of the candidate information pack, call her on 020 7939 7449 or download the information pack from

POhWER is an equal opportunities employer. We are a member of the Positive about Disability scheme and disabled applicants who meet all the essential criteria will be guaranteed an interview.