HR Manager

Pathfinder Schools, Kettering, NN14 6BB

This job expired on 30 September 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    30 September 2022 at 9:19am

  • Date listed

    14 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


HR Manager job summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a HR professional to lead the Pathfinder Schools HR provision as HR Manager. The HR Manager is responsible for the Trust HR strategy and holds overall responsibility for the delivery of a high-quality HR service to Trust academies.

The role will be based at the Pathfinder Schools Office in Rothwell, however time will also be spent working within the schools across the Trust. Executive Team colleagues are supported to work on a hybrid basis with a blend of home and office based working.

Pathfinder Schools currently consists of 10 academies, 9 primaries, and one secondary school, all located within a fifteen-mile radius. We have a strong underlying ethos of collaborative working and are committed to modelling our values of Independence, Humanity, and Collaboration in all we do.

The post holder will work closely with the CEO, Trust Executive Team, Board of Directors, Headteachers and School Business Managers.

The successful candidate will be a highly experienced HR professional who is committed to the wellbeing and development of our Trust colleagues, and will ensure our Trust values underpin our decision making.

Pathfinder Schools is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

DBS, Reference, Identity, Criminal Record and Medical Checks are mandatory for all posts within Pathfinder Schools.

Pathfinder Schools is passionate about its values of collaboration, humanity and independence, we believe that when people feel respected and included they can be more creative, innovative, and successful. We are committed to an inclusive workforce that represents many different cultures, backgrounds and viewpoints. Our employee lifecycle processes are designed to prevent discrimination against our colleagues, regardless of gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, religion or belief, pregnancy and maternity, marital status, ethnicity, age, disability status, or any other aspect which makes them unique. While we have more work to do to advance diversity and inclusion, we’re committed to moving our Trust and the education sector forward.

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About Pathfinder Schools

Trust type
Multi-academy trust
Contact phone number
01536 903399

Pathfinder Schools is a growing family of Academies, made possible by our talented staff and volunteers. We are fortunate to support pupils from nursery age up to post-16, and are proud of the contribution we make to local families throughout their children's education.

Our values of COLLABORATION, HUMANITY and INDEPENDENCE drive every decision we make.

Being part of Pathfinder Schools offers a fantastic opportunity to develop yourself, as a Trust we actively encourage collaboration and the sharing of good practice; we believe that by developing a love of learning and having the highest expectations, all members of the Pathfinder Schools community can achieve and inspire greatness.


We exist to deliver the very best educational outcomes for every learner. Based upon a foundation of independence, we empower young people to broaden their horizons and open their minds to new opportunities.


At the heart of every Pathfinder School is the belief that life is about more than success; it's about greatness. The secret to finding this greatness lies in our everyday actions that make life more fulfilling and more rewarding for us and those around us.


Our values stand at the very core of everything. They are the centre from which all we do and say radiates, guiding the way that we work together.

About Pathfinder Schools

To arrange an informal, confidential discussion about the post, please email prawlins@pfschools.org.uk or call on 01536 903399.

About Pathfinder Schools

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