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Head of HR Business Partners & ER

Bournemouth, England
£39.0 - £55.0 per hour + £39 to £55 per hour - 3 to 6 months +
Closing date
19 Jul 2024

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Public Sector
Contract Type
Interim, contract & temporary
Full Time
HR Jobs Level
Director / Head / VP
Specialist Area
Employee Relations
CIPD Membership
CIPD Member

Job Details

An outstanding opportunity for a Head of HR Business Partners & ER to lead a team of HR BPs and HR Advisors/ER professionals in a comprehensive HR/ER service to the organisation.
You will be part of the Senior HR & OD team with a focus on overseeing the HR Business Partners and HR Advisors in the oversight of complex employer relations and union relationships.
Key Areas

* Leadership of HR team - including HR Business Partners and Employer Relations Team
* Lead and develop an effective relationship with unions with a key role in leading consultations and negotiations
* Develop the capabilities of the HR team, in particular with employer relations.
* Lead the HR Business Partners and provide direction and support to active objectives across a range of areas including management development, workforce planning, talent management, succession planning, culture and change development, wellbeing and employee engagement.
* Role model and subject-matter expert on generalist HR matters, for example, ER, performance management, employee engagement and a point of escalation for complex employer relations.
* Support the HR Business Partners with a range of complex organisational change projects.


* We are seeking senior HR professionals with substantial experience of leadership of large HR teams, including HR Business Partners, HR Advisors, Employer Relations Advisors.
* You will need experience of working within large and complex unionised environments.
* Substantial experience in complex employer relations, change and union relationships.
* Chartered MCIPD / Level 7 CIPD
* Head of HR Business Partner, Head of HR, Lead HR,

The Offer

* We are seeking a senior HR professional to be engaged on an initial interim basis via Hays weekly online time sheets.
* Start ASAP
* Full time role - PAYE - £39 - 47 per hour or Umbrella company - £45-55 per hour
* On site circa 4 days per week in Bournemouth, Dorset, 1 from home

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