Sheiling School, Thornbury is seeking an enthusiastic and committed
Head of HR and Business Services
Following a review of the senior leadership team structure, Sheiling School is pleased to recruit for this new position.
Candidates must have excellent leadership skills, be educated to degree level or equivalent and must have a higher qualification in personnel, CIPD level 5 minimum or equivalent with high level ICT skills (essential), with significant, practical and recent experience of HR management. The ideal candidate will also have experience of charity accounting (desirable).
37.5 hours per week, Monday to Friday
6.6 weeks paid holiday which includes an allowance for Bank Holidays
52 weeks of the year worked
Sheiling School in Thornbury, South Glos. is a residential School for children with learning difficulties aged 6 to 19 and is part of the charity Thornleigh Camphill Communities. Our beautiful grounds on the edge of the town encompass several residential houses for children and adults, a school building, indoor and outdoor craft workshops and a swimming pool.
For an application form and full job description please see our website.
Candidates are encouraged to contact the CEO for further information. Please contact Claire Nolan to arrange a telephone conversation.
Sheiling School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children & young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of satisfactory references from previous employers and a DBS check at an Enhanced level, including the Barred Lists.
Affordable, onsite accommodation may be available if required.
Temporary accommodation is usually available to candidates relocating.
Start Date: ASAP
Closing date: Open until filled
This is an exciting opportunity for a highly motivated individual wishing to progress their career. The post of Head of HR and Business Services is crucial to our success in providing the best possible education and care to our pupils. Working closely with the CEO, this post will offer you the chance to become an important part of the Senior Leadership Team and make a real difference to the lives of the children in our care.
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
The Sheiling School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including thorough checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.