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HR Operations Manager - Full-time

Maritime Academy Trust

  • Ref:KCC-F65-21-S
  • Posted:30/11/2021
  • Pay:Medway scale PO2 - £35, 745 - £45,859 per annum
  • Start Date:Immediate
  • App Close Date:15/12/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:20th December 2021


Hours: 37 hours per week (This is a full year position) however flexible working arrangements can be considered.

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join our successful Academy Trust. 

We are looking to appoint an Operations Manager to join our friendly HR Team based in Ebbsfleet Green within our Central Trust Offices.

We created Maritime in 2016 and since then, our trust has grown in strength, capacity and expertise. Maritime Academy Trust is a group of twelve primary academies operating across Greenwich, Bexley, Kent & Medway. We are passionate about breaking barriers for children and helping them realise they are capable of incredible things. We expect the same of ourselves - thinking outside the box and achieving creativity through problem-solving. 

This is an excellent time to join us at Maritime as we are at a key juncture in our journey. We are using a recent period of growth as an opportunity to reinvigorate our vision and goals for the future.

We are looking for someone who :

  • is an experienced HR Generalist who can work closely with our HR Director to further develop the transactional services we deliver to our schools
  • has experience of managing a team and can bring out the best in people
  • Has an excellent understanding of employment law and its practical application
  • Is super organised and can manage a busy and varied workload

In return we offer:

  • a positive and supportive working environment
  •  national terms and conditions
  • tailored programmes of CPD 
  • a generous package of Maritime Trust staff benefits. 

If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you!

Please contact Donna Cusack, HR Director,  if you wish to discuss this exciting opportunity. Email: d.cusack@matoffice.org

Closing Date: 15th December 2021

Interviews: 20th December 2021 

Maritime Academy Trust is committed to recruiting with care and safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an

Information about the trust

Maritime Academy Trust is an exciting and innovative partnership of primary schools located in Greenwich, Bexley and Medway. Our schools have transformed through targeted collaboration, innovative ideas and an entrepreneurial curriculum which equips children with leadership and life skills.

Maritime was created around a idea, that education should be meaningful, children should love learning and that everyone who works with us should feel they made an impact. We want to develop children who are happy, resilient and confident to give things a go. Children who are having memorable experiences, in fantastic schools and classrooms.

We can help them to achieve outstanding results to set them up for the next stage in their lives by having dynamic teachers and support staff who love their work and working together. We want to work with like-minded people who share our visions and values and believe that every child is entitled to a phenomenal education.
If you want to be a part of Maritime we can offer a supportive environment with engaged children and the freedom to deliver a creative and exciting curriculum. We collaborate at all levels meaning fantastic progression and career development opportunities.

We are passionate about staff wellbeing and offer flexible and family friendly working options. We want the people who work with us to be highly skilled and motivated and for that reason we offer a comprehensive programme of CPD and a competitive benefits package.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Julie Jones
  • Address:C/O Ebbsfleet Green Primary School ,
    Ackers Drive,
    Weldon ,
    Ebbsfleet Valley ,
    DA10 1AL
  • Telephone: 020 8016 6064 Ex 616
  • Email: recruitment@matoffice.org



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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).