HR and Governance Assistant Manager - 12 month post

November 2022

Are you an experienced HR advisor looking for an opportunity to gain additional experience to step up to the next level in your HR career?

Hours: 30 - 37.5 hours per week

Salary: £30,010.50 pa (Full-time equivalent for 37.5 hours per week)

Contract: 12 month post

We are looking for someone who will take responsibility for managing all day to day HR and Governance tasks for West Sussex Mind for a period of 12 months to cover maternity leave starting in February 2023.

As a small organisation the work is interesting and varied, there is a lot of scope to learn and develop, and the post holder will be able to see how their work is contributing to the organisation’s achievements. They will also be part of a friendly, supportive and close knit team.

The successful candidate will:

Hold a relevant CIPD qualification and/or have proven experience working
as a HR practitioner;
Have up to date knowledge of HR and equalities legislation/best practice;
Be confident and proactive and someone who enjoys leading, managing
and developing areas of work;

This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to progress or gain a wider breadth of experience.

We are open to applications from individuals who have worked in the commercial sector but some knowledge and experience of working in a charity is desirable and an interest and commitment to our work is essential.

How to Apply:

Please find below an application form, guidance notes, competency framework, job description and person specification.

Please email the completed application to: and state the hours you are able to work.

If you would like to have an informal discussion prior to applying, please email: to arrange this.

Closing date for applications: Tuesday, 6th December @ 10am

Interviews will be held w/c 12th December

Please note we are unable to provide sponsorship for this post, you must therefore be able to demonstrate your eligibility to work in the UK.

This post is subject to a DBS check.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy at any time once we receive sufficient applications and encourage all interested applicants to apply at their earliest convenience to avoid disappointment.

No agencies or CVs

Application Form

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Job Description and Person Specification

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Guidance Notes

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Competency Framework

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