Connecting Talent to opportunity

Connecting Talent to opportunity

HR Business Partner


Job Description:

HR Business Partner needed in Skelmersdale £15.27 ph ref:445425

This role will involve:

  • To proactively support and advise managers to deliver HR processes, coaching and helping Managers to ensure it is compliant with employment legislation and local and national Conditions of Service
  • To advise and support Managers, through a coaching style, to manage complex and difficult HR Case Work including management of sickness absence, and self-isolation associated with Covid absences.
  • To be key liaison in the design, implantation and delivery of HR practice changes associated with the regional response to Covid identified through the Lancashire Resilience Form HR tactical teams.
  • To research and contribute to the development of Corporate HR Policies to address service and/or legislative requirements.
  • To take a lead role in the delivery of the New Ways of Working programme under the direction of the HR&OD Manager. This includes the design and development of HR policies and related Trade Union consultation.
  • To take lead responsibility under the direction of the Principal HR & OD Business Partner for the monitoring and delivery of the Covid response workforce Health and Wellbeing Action Plan

Ideally candidates will have:

  • Certificate in Human Resources Practice (or equivalent CIPD qualification Level 3) OR evidenced practical HR / Personnel knowledge gained whilst working in a Human Resources environment
  • Advanced Diploma in Human Resources Management (or equivalent CIPD qualification Level 5) degree or equivalent.
  • Excellent ICT skills, including ability to use Word, Excel, Outlook and other packages as required
  • Experience of developing eLearning systems

If you are interested in the role, please email your CV to [email protected] quoting the reference number


Essential Employment is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy. Essential Employment is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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  • Job Type

    Temporary, Full Time

  • Work Authorisation


  • Industry Sector Human Resources

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