Job title: Deputy HR Manager

Job reference: 123

Contract type: Permanent

Hours: 37 hours, 5 days a week, Monday to Friday, 9-5pm

Salary:£29,000 - £31,000 per annum (dependent on experience), + Benefits

Closing Date: Tuesday 10th December 2019

About us: Giving people a voice – and making sure it’s heard – is something POhWER does every day. We’re all about promoting equality, challenging unfairness and giving disadvantaged and vulnerable people access to high quality information, advice and advocacy services. POhWER is a registered charity that provides a range of services across England and parts of Scotland.

We are looking to recruit people who share our core values and can demonstrate that they apply and live those values in their daily working practice.

About the role: An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, Deputy Manager to join our HR Team working in our Head Office based in Stevenage.

We are looking to recruit people who share our core values and can demonstrate that they apply and live those values in their daily working practice.

POhWER has strong values which underpin all of our work and relationships; the successful person will live our values and evidence this through all their work and interactions with clients, professionals and colleagues.

About you: The successful candidate will work closely with the HR Manager in supporting the management of the HR Function, providing first line advice, information and guidance to all levels of the organisation and have direct responsibility in the day to day operation of a busy department. The ideal candidate must have a minimum of 2 years’ experience working in a HR department and either hold or be working towards CIPD qualification at associate level.

Strong communication and time management skills will be required and you will need to be computer literate.You will be a confident positive team player, able to work and deal with staff at all levels, have a flexible approach and attitude to your role and be comfortable in handling highly sensitive information.

We apologise in advance, that if you do not hear back from us within two weeks of the closing date then please presume that you have been unsuccessful.


There are also possible volunteering opportunities available within POhWER across the whole of England, to get more information on these opportunities please visit


Completed application forms will only be considered for this role. For further information or for an application form please email [email protected] or call 01438 846023

        Closing date: 9am, Tuesday 10th December 2019

        Interviews: Wednesday 18th December 2019

        Full job description: Deputy_HR_Manager_JD_-_Nov_2019.pdf

        How to apply: Fill in the application form. (Your application will only be considered if you submit a fully completed application form attached)

        Once completed, please send your application form to [email protected] or if you are having any problems, call 01438 846023.

        A DBS check will be required for this post.

        POhWER is an equal opportunities employer, holder of the Investors in People Silver award and a member of the MINDFUL EMPLOYER scheme and Stonewall Diversity Champions. We are a member of the Positive about Disability scheme and disabled applicants who meet all the essential criteria will be guaranteed an interview.