We are looking for a HR Officer to support the HR Business Partners with providing proactive administration support in HR matters across the organisation.

Key information:
Salary: £20,000 - £23,000 depending on experience
Closing date: 30th May 2018
Job description: HR Officer
Apply: Online application form


Prior's Court was set up by Founding Patron Dame Stephanie Shirley, whose vision of a centre of excellence for children with autism became reality with the opening of Prior's Court School in 1999. We have since grown to support around 80 young people with autism aged between 5-25 years with the opening of Prior's Court Young Adult Provision in 2011.

We offer a range of specialist services within a residential children’s home, school and adult provision to support children and young people severely challenged by their autism. 


As HR Officer, your responsibilities will include:

  • To respond to basic employee queries.
  • To manage the production of changes to terms and conditions letters, issuing to the employee and maintaining copies on file.
  • To update and maintain core employee data within the Carval HR system.
  • To monitor and check the DBS process for staff, including maintaining the Single Central Database. Ensuring that all staff DBS checks are maintained within policy guidelines.
  • Supporting work permits applications/ visas for existing members of staff.
  • To take notes/minutes within meetings.
  • To host exit interviews with leavers and report on responses via survey monkey.

Please read the job description for full details of key responsibilities.


We aim to make all staff feel valued and supported with training and a competitive salary along with providing the knowledge and skills needed to do a great job. Find out more about the benefits we offer.


Read through the application documents below, then complete the application form and email it to the recruitment team. You can find out what happens after you apply here.

Application links: 
Job description Equal opportunities monitoring form Online application form

Recruitment policy Safeguarding statement Equal opportunities statement Recruitment of ex-offenders policy Documents to prove eligibility to work in the UK


t: 01635 245928

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All positions at the school are subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and references. Prior’s Court Foundation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.