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HR Officer

  • Job reference: EC2407HRTAUNT
  • Location: Taunton, Somerset
  • Job type: Temporary
  • Area of Expertise: Administration Services
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Job description: HR Officer

Location: Somerset
Job Type: Temporary Long-term
Area of expertise: HR Officer, Local Authority
Salary: £15 LTD+ per hour DOE

This is a fantastic opportunity to join work as an HR Officer for a local authority in Somerset to cover on a long term temporary contract. You will be providing HR support on employment issues including advising staff and departments on employment issues and conducting people management. You will be implementing HR policies and procedures, providing consistent advice across all areas, working to ensure effective working relationships and promoting equality and diversity. There will be a focus on recruitment and restructure and change management.

*Provide specialist advice to managers
*Ensure co-ordinated and consistent advice between all HR business partners
*Ensure effective working relationships with key stakeholders
*To develop and implement HR solutions
*To act as a counter signatory for the completion of criminal checks via AccessNI
*To ensure central management of all employee relations both internal and external including recording confidential data and taking full case notes.
*To carry out any other duties as may be required.
*HR advisory experience within a local government setting essential
*Experience of change management and restructuring
*Strong organisational, administrative and IT skills
*Proactive and able to prioritise tasks to deadlines working with own initiative
*Team player with a professional approach to all levels of staff
*Excellent communication skills and client-focused approach
*CIPD qualified desirable but commensurate experience will be considered

Should you wish to discuss this role before applying, please contact Emma Clapham on 01772 208969 or email

The benefits of working through Service Care Legal:
*Exceptional referral bonuses
*Specialist legal recruitment consultants offering single point of contact
*Frequent notifications for upcoming opportunities via text and email
*Nationwide provider of legal staff to Private Sector and Public Sector organisations

Service Care Legal is a specialist recruitment agency supplying temporary and permanent professionals to Private Practices, Local Authorities and In-house Legal Departments nationwide. We have in-depth experience of recruiting at all levels within the legal industry and consultants who specialise in specific markets to ensure you have a dedicated point of contact who's an expert in your area.

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