Director of People & Culture

We are delighted to be looking for our first Director of People and Culture who will develop and deliver the charity’s people strategy for employees and will lead on implementing a high-performance, collaborative and open culture and one in which our values can be seen in all of our activities.

up to £64,000 p/a
37.5 per week – Monday to Friday 08.00 to 17.00 with some evenings and weekends
Colletts Farm Office, Dorsington, Warwickshire, CV37 8AU - Hybrid working from home as well as our office is available.
Closing date:
Monday 26th February 2024 - 9am
Interview date:
Thursday 7th March 2024

About the role

The Director of People & Culture will be the expert voice on their area within the charity. The post-holder will be adept at forward thinking, looking very far ahead as we ensure we have the required skills, knowledge and expertise to be able to create a forest for future generations.  You will need to understand long-term threats and opportunities from a people perspective that may impact strategic plans, whilst at the same time having attention to detail on the monitoring of the here and now. You will be responsible for ensuring that a comprehensive people development strategy is in place that enables the charity to provide a sustainable forest for the long-term benefit of people, wildlife and the environment.

The Heart of England Forest is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and vulnerable adults. Applicants must be willing to undergo protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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Harris Hill are our appointed agency for this role. Please contact Emma Stone  with the job reference "HEFHH" to apply.