People Strategy Partner

The Hamlet , Hornbeam Park, Harrogate, HG2 8RE
The Hamlet , Hornbeam Park, Harrogate HG2 8RE
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People Strategy Partner – Orchard Care Homes, Harrogate – Circa £50K+ Car Allowance

Exceptional People, Extraordinary Care

Are you looking for a career where you are truly making a difference?

Why Orchard? We don’t just want to be the provider of choice; we want to be the employer of choice.
Here at Orchard Care Homes our foundations are built on 6 core values; Enjoy Life, Welcoming, Kind, Professional, Positive and Respectful.

At Orchard Care Homes we are committed to providing QUALITY care and support to residents in our homes. We know we can’t do it without YOU! Our support teams make a difference.

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, strategic, senior HR professional to join our people team in this newly created role.

Working closely with the Director of People and Talent and Business Partners, you will develop, implement, embed and evaluate a value-added people strategy, associated change programmes and key initiatives in order to support the achievement of Orchard’s ambition to be an employer of choice in our sector.

We are seeking an influential and passionate colleague, who can challenge current ways of working and drive new approaches. Experience of leading people change and strategy programmes and evaluating their success, using people metrics, is essential. You will have new ideas to share, be hands on and the escalation point operationally and deputise for the Director when required. You will be motivated to add value, influence change in culture and drive positivity across the organisation

Person specification

• Desirable - CIPD Level 7

• Extensive relevant HR generalist experience
• Experience of formulating and delivering an ambitious people strategy, projects and iniatives and evaluating success
• Experience of implementing talent development programmes that have had a positive impact on the business.
• Evidence of delivering complex change programmes and evaluating their impact

Skills & Competencies:
• Excellent communicator and can influence at all levels of the business
• Is resilient and able to deal with challenging and complex situations
• Ability to analyse complex people problems and metrics and propose effective solutions
• Ability to deliver projects to deadline and evaluate their impact and success
• Expert knowledge of Employee Relations and UK employment law
• Ability to analyse people metrics and propose solutions to business problems
• Excellent Excel, PowerPoint and Word skills
What can we offer you?
- Attractive salary
- Excellent training and progression opportunities
- Free DBS
- Free Parking
- Access to our 24/7 Employee Support Hub offering confidential support on personal and professional issues.
- Competitive Annual Leave + Employer contributing pension

This role will be based at Support Centre in Harrogate and will require frequent travel to Orchard’s care homes.

People Strategy Partner – Orchard Care Homes, Harrogate – Circa £50K+ Car Allowance

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Our Support Centre in Harrogate provides additional support to the daily workings of our care homes, looking after and managing all administrative, support, and back office functions, in addition to adding an extra resource for activitie...

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