Hours: Full-time or substantial part-time hours
Salary: £26,000 FTE
Location: Head Office Banbury
Duration: Permanent

Over the last year Adoption UK has grown considerably and therefore we are looking a Lead HR Advisor to support the Human Resources Manager to ensure the department provides a high quality service to the business. This is an exciting opportunity for someone to be involved in policy development, training and development, recruitment and project work. With at least Level 3 CIPD or equivalent we are looking for someone who can hit the ground running and work on their own initiative. The main purpose of the role is to:

  • Support the HR manager with general HR queries and advice to managers, ensuring high levels of accuracy and confidentiality at all times.
  • Support the HR manager with the delivery of coaching and development of managers.
  • Develop and maintain statistical management information
  • Ensure the HR department provides a high quality HR service to the business, meeting the organisation’s requirements under employment law and Adoption Support Regulations in ensuring and demonstrating staff and volunteers are suitable persons.
  • To provide an effective HR administration service relating to the employment lifecycle.
  • Provide effective recruitment, induction and support for volunteers across the UK, liaising with Communities Officers and others who supervise volunteer work.

We offer flexible working, generous annual leave and other great benefits. In order to be considered for this role you are required to complete an application form.Adoption UK is required to comply with a pre-employment vetting process for all prospective employees. You must be able to meet the following requirements:

  • Provide eligibility to work in the UK and identity documentation
  • Complete a satisfactory employment/education history check
  • Complete a satisfactory enhanced DBS check

For more information on the role download the candidate pack

Download the application forms below:

Employment application form

Equal Opportunity Monitoring Form

Completed application are to be emailed to [email protected] 
or posted to: HR Manager, Adoption UK Units 11 & 12 Vantage Business Park, Bloxham Road, Banbury, Oxon, OX16 9UX.

Closing date:
05 November 2020
Interviews: via video conferencing expected to be on or around mid November

For further information on the role please contact Andrea Clarke on [email protected] with your contact details.

We retain the right to close the advert before the listed closing date based on application volumes.