PEOPLE OFFICER VACANCY (Fixed Term)  Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust

Closing Date: 13 Jun 2022 (Vacancy Closed)

Salary: South Tyneside Band 6, Point 22 £27,514 per annum

Salary: South Tyneside Band 6, Point 22 £27,514 per annum

Start Date: as soon as possible

Contract: Permanent, whole time (full year) 12 months fixed term contract

Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust (previously named Northern Saints Catholic Education Trust) was established in February 2016, currently there are twenty-nine schools within the Trust.

Based in the Diocese of Hexham and Newcastle, the Trust has grown significantly over the last two years with a further five schools due to join the Trust this year.

Directors are seeking an HR professional who will thrive in a fast-paced environment. Applicants should have significant experience of HR administration as well as some experience of responding to initial HR queries. Some experience of casework such as flexible working requests, absence management or disciplinary investigations is a requirement.

The People Officer will be an important new addition to the Trust People Team and report to the People Manager. The successful candidate will be based at the Trust Head Office, Evolve Business Centre, Cygnet Way, Rainton Bridge South Business Park, DH4 5QY, with a proportion of time in schools.  The successful candidate must be able to meet the travel requirements of the post which will include visits to schools during the working day, as some of our schools are located in small villages and towns, access to own transport is a requirement.

Bishop Chadwick Catholic Education Trust safeguards and protects its students and staff by being committed to respond in accordance with South Tyneside Child Protection Procedures.  Enhanced DBS checks are mandatory for all school staff.

Completed application forms should be submitted by email to by 9.00am on 13 June 2022. Emailed applications are required and CV’s will not be accepted.  For enquiries regarding this role, please contact Claire Druery, Chief People Officer to arrange a confidential discussion.

The assessments and interviews will be held on W/C 13 June

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Recruitment Pack – People Officer

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