Director of HR
Situated in 55 acres of beautifully landscaped grounds in the village of Oxshott, Surrey, Danes Hill School is widely recognised as one of leading co-educational day preparatory schools in the country.
This is an exciting opportunity to join us in this newly created, key strategic role. Reporting directly to the Head the post holder will assist the Head and senior team by providing professional in-house HR advice and support, and in an agile leadership capacity with the design, strategic development and operational implementation of the HR strategy and all HR projects and policies.
To succeed in this role, you will have an HR generalist background with strong HR advisory and project management experience (to include restructuring and organisational change), up-to-date knowledge of employment legislation and its practical application and an understanding of safeguarding principles and safer recruitment. You will have experience of engaging, guiding and supporting colleagues to gain successful outcomes and knowledge of promoting and sustaining diversity and inclusion within recruitment and retention strategies.
Salary: A generous competitive salary is offered, dependent on skills and experience.
Full-time, permanent post with the possibility of part-time / flexible working out of term time.
The closing date for applications is midday Monday 27th September 2021
Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 4th October 2021
Further details and an application form can be obtained from the School's website https://www.daneshillschool.co.uk/about-danes-hill/careers
Safeguarding at Danes Hill
"Danes Hill School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service"