The University of Wolverhampton

Human Resources Business Partner

Wolverhampton Campus
Human Resources Department
Contract Type
Advert Status
42,418 to 49,149 pa
Closing Date
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The University of Wolverhampton’s ambition is to be a progressive and influential sector leader, championing diversity, growth, and creating life chances for all while enhancing economic impact and accelerating ambition across the entire University community.


We are seeking an enthusiastic and strategic thinking Business Partner to join our Human Resources team on our journey of improvement, to provide a service to a portfolio of Faculties and Corporate Services Departments.


As our new HR Business Partner, you will play a critical role in developing and supporting the leadership of the Human Resources team. We aim to provide a modern, fit for purpose Human Resources function; promoting a quality performance culture throughout the University.


A CIPD qualified HR professional, you will be experienced in providing strategic and operational HR advice / guidance at all levels. You will work in collaboration with senior managers and academic leaders to shape, guide and support the planning and delivery of effective people practices.


You will be a highly credible, accomplished relationship builder, able to challenge and influence senior stakeholders and deliver commercially driven advice. The role will involve both complex case work and advising on multiform change programmes in a unionised environment so you will have a proven track record in successfully applying employment law and good practice in this respect, with the ability to upskill and develop line managers.


Interviews for this post will take place on Thursday 17th May 2018


For informal enquiries only, please contact Aisla Nicholls on 01902 321292.


The University of Wolverhampton values a diverse workforce and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.

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