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  • Job start date

    1 July 2024

  • Closing date

    19 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    22 April 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Administration, HR, data and finance

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Working pattern

Full time, term time: 37 hrs per week, Term Time only (42 weeks)

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 12 months

Pay scale

Grade 8 pro rata salary: £32,355 – £36,459 per year

What skills and experience we're looking for

Cantell School is proud to be a heavily oversubscribed, inclusive comprehensive school with a student intake that reflects a wonderfully diverse and vibrant local community. Our fundamental mission is to provide an exceptional learning experience for every student so that they may lead a happy and successful life now and in the future.

We are looking to appoint an experienced Human Resources Officer to provide generalist HR support to the school’s senior leadership team. The successful candidate will lead the development of outstanding HR practice ensuring timely and positive outcomes for the school.

You will provide guidance and advice on the interpretation and application of HR policies and employment laws to support the management team in managing casework and progressing cases through to conclusion. You will also be responsible for all areas of Human Resources administration, including personnel files, updating the schools Information Management System, pay and new starters and Leavers information.

The successful candidate will manage the organisation of all recruitment activities for the school.

Holding the relevant qualifications and with an up-to-date knowledge of employment legislation, you will have experience in a similar HR role, ideally gained within Education, but not essential.

With exceptional organisational skills, you will be able to prioritise and work to deadlines. Excellent interpersonal skills and a meticulous eye for detail are essential.

The school is committed to safeguarding children and all applicants are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Although applications will be processed as they arrive, an earlier closing date may be made before this if a successful candidate is found.

Please contact recruitment@cantell.co.uk or visit our website www.cantell.co.uk should you have any questions about the role, we look forward to hearing from you.

What the school offers its staff

Cantell School is proud to be a heavily oversubscribed, inclusive comprehensive school with a student intake that reflects a wonderfully diverse and vibrant local community. Our fundamental mission is to provide an exceptional learning experience for every student so that they may lead a happy and successful life now and in the future.

We will offer the successful applicant:

  • A committed and extremely supportive staff team
  • The opportunity to make a real difference to our students
  • A thriving community of students and parents/carers

Further details about the role

Although applications will be processed as they arrive, an earlier closing date may be made before this if a successful candidate is found.

Commitment to safeguarding

Cantell School is committed to ensuring the welfare and safety of all our children in school. We believe that our students have a right to learn in a caring, supportive and safe environment; our staff are vigilant for signs of any student in distress and are confident about applying the processes to alleviate any problems or concerns.

We fully recognise our responsibilities for child protection. We have a Child Protection Policy that applies to all staff, governors, volunteers and visitors to our school.

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About Cantell School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1241 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
02380323111

Cantell School has been on a journey of significant improvement over the last few years and we are proud to be known as a happy and successful school in Southampton, Hampshire and beyond. Our success is very much down to the hard work of our students, supported by a committed, passionate and dedicated staff team.

Arranging a visit to Cantell School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@cantell.co.uk.

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