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HR Assistant

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Derby Diocesan Academy Trust, Bakewell
Salary details
£24,432 - £25,419
Job term
Full Time
Appointment type
40 hours per week
Closing Date
21 August 2022
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DDAT are looking to recruit an experienced HR Assistant who will bring enthusiasm and drive to support the development and consolidation of the Trust HR operations through the next exciting stage of our growth. 

DDAT and DDAT 2 are the Multi Academy Trusts that currently oversee and support 30 schools across Derbyshire and Derby City. Established in 2013 by the Diocese of Derby, DDAT is committed to providing high quality education for all children in their academies based on clearly established Christian values and principles. With a healthy pipeline of schools who are in the process of joining the Trust, the HR Assistant will play a pivotal role in the growth of DDAT. 

The successful candidate will be an experienced HR Assistant who is approachable, and an effective communicator.

They will be able to build trust and positive relationships with senior and middle leaders as well as all stakeholders, providing support across all aspects of people and change management. 

The DDAT HR Assistant will join a friendly and supportive team. Working closely with other HR and central team members, and they will act as the first point of contact for HR enquiries on behalf of the DDAT HR team. 

In return, DDAT will offer you: 

  • An opportunity to work as part of a supportive team and empower you to further develop the Trust. 
  • A competitive salary and pension contributions.
  • Ongoing high quality professional development opportunities.
  • Benefits including but not limited to; Head Office free onsite parking at Bakewell, Cycle to Work Scheme, free eye tests and a contribution towards a pair of glasses for employees using VDU’s, Employee Assistant Programme. 

Please refer to the Job Description and Person Specification for full details of the role.

To arrange an informal discussion about the role please contact the HR via HR@ddat.org.uk 

For more information please visit: https://ddat.org.uk

Please do not apply using the Derbyshire County Council website. 

Completed applications should be submitted to HR@ddat.org.uk by the closing date. Please Note: CVs will not be accepted.

Applications are invited as soon as possible, we reserve the right to close applications early. 

Derby Diocesan Academy Trust (DDAT) is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to satisfactory references, pre-employment and DBS checks. DDAT actively encourages a diverse population of both children and staff and is committed to promoting and developing equality of opportunity in all its functions.

Due to this post having access to children and/or vulnerable adults, the successful candidate will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post, as all cases are judged individually according to the nature of the role and information provided. Click here to see our policy on criminal background checks.