The Mary Ward Settlement is both a specialist adult education college and a legal advice service. Based in Bloomsbury, central London, the college has a reputation for its wide range of quality courses, and for being the friendly place to learn. We offer part time courses of study in subjects that have relevance for work, for personal growth or just for fun. The Legal Advice Centre, located in Holborn, provides high quality advice for those who would not otherwise be able to access the justice system.

Our HR and Payroll Officer post is new, and is aimed at helping to provide an even better support service to staff across the Settlement. The person should have excellent people skills, some experience of working in an HR or payroll function (ideally both) and the ability to work in an organised and accurate way.

Key responsibilities are : to be the first point of contact for general HR queries; supporting the key processes of recruitment and training, ensuring personnel records are complete, carrying out staff related analysis and gathering and processing the monthly payroll. The post will also provide some administrative support to the Clerk to the Settlement’s Board.

If you would like an informal discussion about any aspect of the post please call Allister Duncan, Head of Finances and Resources, on 020 7269 6090.

Hours: 3 days per week (Monday to Friday – to be agreed)  10am to 6pm (flexible) with one hour for lunch

Salary: £24,223 pro rata (actual salary £14,534)

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Closing date for applications is 5pm, Thursday 25th September. Interviews are scheduled for Wednesday 8th October.