Salary £30 -£35k – depending on skills and experience

Birmingham St Mary’s Hospice excels at providing end of life care. As a pioneer and specialist in our field we do this in a range of settings with the majority of care provided in people’s own homes. We have embarked on an ambitious and innovative programme of change and our proactive and professional HR team play a key role in supporting our managers in delivering this strategy.

If you are seeking a new challenge and the opportunity to contribute to an organisation which truly makes a difference to people’s lives, our vacancy for a talented Senior HR Advisor may be just what you are looking for.

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing human resources advice and guidance on a range of issues across the organisation. The client base is broad and includes clinical, retail and fundraising teams. You will enjoy working collaboratively with clinicians and managers to motivate, engage and retain our staff and deliver our strategic goal to be an employer and volunteering centre of choice. You will also have the opportunity to work on an interesting and varied portfolio that covers the full range of human resource management, learning and development and volunteer engagement.

You should have at least 5 years’ experience of providing an HR advisory service which includes evidence of strong employee relations skills, up to date knowledge of employment law and the ability to apply this in practice. Excellent people management skills will also be important and experience of engaging with a large volunteer workforce advantageous.

If you are CIPD qualified, have the ability to work flexibly, with excellent communication, organisation and time management skills we would be delighted to receive your application. In return we offer attractive terms and conditions of employment, the opportunity to be part of a high performing team and experience which will enhance your career.

Click on the link below for the Job Description and Person Specification:

Job Description and Person Specification Senior HR Advisor

If you would like any further information about the role please contact Philippa Gerrish, HR Manager on 0121 472 1191 or [email protected]

You can download an Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Form by clicking on the links below:

Application Form

Equality and Diversity Monitoring Form

Please note you are required to complete the Application Form, CVs will not be accepted.

Completed forms should be returned to: [email protected]

Closing Date:  Noon, 28th March 2017.

Please note if high volumes of applications are received, the vacancy may be closed.


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The Hospice is committed to developing a dynamic and diverse workforce representative of the communities it serves We ask you, therefore, to complete the Equal Opportunities Monitoring form to help us in this aim.