HR Assistant

Milton Keynes  |  Education

Location:  Milton Keynes
Hours: 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per annum
Salary: Circa £18,000 per annum 
Closing Date: Sunday 11th February 2018
Proposed Interview date: 22nd February 2018

Milton Keynes College have an exciting opportunity for a HR Assistant to support our Offender Learning HR Team.

As a HR Assistant, you will offer first line HR support to the HR Business Partners, Payroll team and to our prison Education Managers in all aspects of clerical and administrative support. You will be directly aligned to one of our OLASS Regions, ensuring excellent and consistent HR practice is delivered to our teams.

To be successful in this role you will have a positive attitude, be values driven and have the energy and drive to make a real impact within the organisation. This is a demanding but rewarding role where no two days are ever the same. As the successful candidate, you will be joining a forward thinking employer and a leading organisation within the OLASS provision.

This is an excellent opportunity if you would like to advance your career within HR.

More about the rewards

  • 25 days annual leave, 3 additional days leave for Christmas to New Year closure and UK Bank Holidays
  • Amazing discounts with NUS card, ranging from Eating Out, Shopping and Fashion, Health and Fitness, Music, Technology, Travel and Entertainment
  • Access to an employee wellbeing platform with options to book free activities such as yoga, relaxation, boot camp, personal training and a health and wellbeing news hub
  • Access to Local Government Pension Scheme with generous employer contributions
  • Busy Bee’s childcare vouchers can save working parents up to £933 per year in a variety of registered childcare, such as Nurseries, Nannies, after school activities, Summer Camps and Breakfast Clubs up the age of 15.
  • Access to Continued Professional Development, including professional qualifications and a variety of training courses
  • Save up to 32% off all bikes through our Cycle To Work Scheme
  • 24 hours per day, 365 days per year Employee Assistant Support Programme
  • Plus many more…

As a successful candidate, you will have…

  • Experience in working within an administrative environment.
  • CIPD Level 3 qualification or willing to work towards.
  • A willingness to progress and undertake professional development
  • A good basic education including GCSE level C or equivalent in English and Maths
  • Excellent computer literacy with experience of using MS Word and Excel
  • Proven experience of producing accurate, reliable and numerate work.
  • Good organisation skills, able to manage your workload efficiently & effectively
  • The confidence to deal with individuals at all levels in a welcoming, willing and helpful way, whilst adhering to company policies
  • Professionalism to maintain confidentiality at all times
  • A confident, professional manner with excellent communication skills, both verbal & written
  • The ability to work on your own initiative & meet deadlines whilst supporting the team

More about the College

Milton Keynes College is proud to be an open and inclusive general Further Education College welcoming learners of all levels and delivering an exceptional educational experience. The College offers a broad range of qualifications with more than 3,000 16 – 18-year-old full-time students studying traditional A Levels, vocational courses, apprenticeships and Higher Education. In addition, the College delivers employability and key skills training programmes to 3,000 people in local community learning centres and is one of the largest providers of Offender Learning in England, working with 27 prisons across the East Midlands, South Central and West Midlands.

To apply, please follow the job board application instructions to submit your CV. You will then be sent an email directing you to the College Careers Portal to complete your application.

Milton Keynes College
Contract Type
Catch22, Full Time
Circa £18,000 per annum
Expiry Date
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