Our HR, OD and Engagement Vacancies

HR Co-ordinator (Schools)

  • Salary: Up to £23,167
  • Hours: 35
  • Contract type: Full time permanent
  • Location: Worcester (with some travel mainly across Worcestershire)

Are you passionate about giving great customer service? Are you experienced in managing high volume HR casework? Want to work in a role in a role where you really make a difference? 

Our passion for customer focus and adding value for schools ensures that we deliver a first-class service. We are looking for a HR Co-ordinator to be part of our busy Consultancy Team, providing a high-quality service to over 200 schools/Academies and Multi Academy Trusts.  

In this critical role, you will be responding to contact from our school customers in a confidential, professional, prompt and efficient way and providing some basic HR advice, helping to deliver a traded HR consultancy service which meets our high standards and business needs. 

As a key member of our busy team, this exciting role is an opportunity to develop your HR career in a rewarding environment, with a friendly team who are keen to support your development and help you excel in this customer focussed role.  

To succeed in this role, you will need to be incredibly organised, experienced in managing a high volume of work and be comfortable working at pace to deadlines.  Most importantly you will be highly motivated to work with schools.  

You will be an effective communicator, with a strong customer focus, co-ordinating, signposting and providing advice and promoting best practice on a full range of employment matters. You will have excellent attention to detail and be confident in using Microsoft Office.

For an informal discussion to find out more about the role please call Alison Ragbourne on 01905 843595 or email aragbourne1@worcestershire.gov.uk

You will need

  • a Level 3 CIPD qualification or equivalent experience
  • a flexible and resilient approach to work
  • a personal commitment to continuous professional development
  • the ability to drive and use of a car is essential

How to Apply

Please send a CV and cover letter, demonstrating how you meet the essential criteria to recruitment@worcestershire.gov.uk

Application Closing Date

Closing date: Sunday, 10 October 2021 11:59pm.  

Interviews will take place in the weeks commencing 11 and 18 October 2021.  


In return you’ll get access to lots of training and development and the following benefits:

  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays (potential to match up to 30 days)
  • career average pension scheme
  • access to a range of leisure, fashion, travel and lifestyle discounts 

Flexible Working

We are proud to offer flexible working as standard, so that you can split your time between the office and home.


Worcestershire County Council is committed to promoting equality and diversity and ensuring that all appointments are made based on the suitability of a candidate to the role only.

We are inclusive, this is important to us and we are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer. Disability Confident is helping us recruit and retain great people to meet our workforce needs. If you have a disability and require reasonable adjustments, please let us know.

In line with the "Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, we do not automatically reject applicants with a criminal record. Every application will be considered individually, considering the nature and circumstances of the conviction and the type of work applied for. You will not be asked to disclose 'spent' convictions unless the work requires access to children and vulnerable adults.