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HR Officer - Full-time

The Primary First Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F16-145-S
  • Posted:04/07/2022
  • Pay:PFT E5 - £30,385
  • Start Date:September 2022
  • App Close Date:26/08/2022 at 12:00
  • Interviews:6th September 2022


An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the HR department at The Primary First Trust. The team is looking for an extremely organised and efficient HR Officer with previous education sector experience. 

This is a generalist role which will support the team in delivering high quality HR service covering the whole of the employee lifecycle. The role will focus on recruitment, payroll, absence, employee relations and HR compliance.

The role will work alongside a HR Coordinator and to support the HR Lead with HR Projects.  We are ideally seeking someone with strong HR administration and generalist experience looking for the next stop in their career. This role will be ideal for a HR Officer looking to develop their career further. 

We Offer:

  • Wellbeing day per year for all staff
  • Career development and progression
  • Supportive and inclusive working environment
  • Mentoring

The Primary First Trust currently consists of ten primary schools in Bexley, Kent and Medway who work in close partnership together.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join us at an exciting time for the HR team, as we continue to grow and enhance the professional services that we provide. If you are interested in joining our growing Multi-Academy Trust and developing your career, please apply.

If you would like to arrange an informal conversation to discuss the role in more detail, please contact hr@theprimaryfirsttrust.co.uk.

An application pack is attached to this advert and completed application forms should be emailed to hr@theprimaryfirsttrust.co.uk by 26th August 2022 at 12 pm.

Interview date:  Tuesday 6th September 2022

Reference will be requested from those shortlisted.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

Information about the trust

The Primary First, a Trust that truly celebrates and nurtures the diversity and distinctiveness of its partner schools. We are a growing network of 10 individual primaries across Bexley, Gravesham and Medway. All are at different points in their journey - each with a unique context, considerable strengths and specific opportunities.

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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.