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20 July 2020

YMCA Surbiton

Full time, 40 hours

Location:          Corporate Office, Surbiton (may be required to travel to other sites, or from Home when required)

Contract:          Permanent; Full-time; 40 hours per week, occasional evening and weekend work

Salary:              £50,000 per annum

About the Organisation

YMCA St Paul’s Group (SPG) emerged from coming together of four separate Associations over an 18-month period. The group is the largest YMCA in Europe and one of the largest providers of supported housing in London, and beyond, providing a safe place to stay for over 1,200 residents each night.

The vision of the Association is of ‘Places where young people thrive and communities flourish’. Its mission is to be ‘an inclusive Christian Association transforming communities so that all young people can belong, contribute and thrive’.

About the role

This role is based at our Corporate office in Surbiton reporting to the Group Director of People and responsible for 3 HR Business Partners. The postholder will be expected to provide leadership across all parts of the Association and is responsible for leading on the provision of effective HR Business Support to YMCA St Paul’s Group. This will include providing a range of generalist HR expertise to the Directors and Managers within the Group. The postholder will also be responsible for building effective relationships across all business areas and to provide the “voice” of the business back to the Corporate HR function.

Applicants should have:

  • At least 5 years’ experience of working at Senior level within a complex organisation with multiple stakeholders.
  • At least 2 years’ experience of leading a team of professional HR practitioners.
  • Knowledge of Strategic Human Resource Management
  • Substantial knowledge of employment law and dispute resolution
  • Chartered Member of CIPD or equivalent educational achievement

It is beneficial but not essential for applicants to be able to demonstrate understanding of the key business areas in which the organisation operates and have a clear understanding of the environment in which the organisation exists.

To Apply

Complete the Application Packs in the links below and then click “Apply” at the bottom of this page. All applications must be sent to YMCASPG@morganhunt.com.

Head of Human Resources Job Description
YMCA St Pauls Group Application Form 
YMCA St Pauls Group Equal Opportunities Form
New Application Pack Guidance YMCA St Pauls Group
YMCA St Pauls Group Job Applicant Privacy Notice

Equality Employment and Diversity

We are committed to reflecting the diverse community we serve and creating an inclusive workplace for all people, where everyone feels valued. We encourage applications from a diverse range of people and are committed to employment practices that are fair, responsive and inclusive. We are committed to providing adjustments and accessibility to candidates with a disability.

The successful candidate will be expected to declare all previous offences and to undergo an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

YMCA St Paul’s Group is a Christian organisation and as an employee you will be required to respect its ethos and uphold its values.


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