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HR Projects Adviser

  • Organisation:English Heritage
  • Location:Homeworker or Bristol, Swindon, York or London
  • Salary:£36677 - £40753 per annum, depending on location
  • Contract type:Permanent / Full-Time

You will play an important role, alongside the HR Project Team, leading on the delivery of people projects which are instrumental in the delivery of our people plan.

This is a new role following a restructure of the HR & Volunteering Team to create a team dedicated to project work, making work and the working environment better for our employees and volunteers.

The projects will encompass reward, equality and diversity, work with trade unions, policy development and on occasion assistance with more generalist HR work.

The role can be homebased or based at one of our offices, which are London (Wood Street), Bristol, Swindon or York. Travel around the UK will be required for time to time and there will be occasional overnight stays.

We would be delighted to hear from you, if you would like to talk to us about this role before you apply, please contact Susan Bayley, HR Projects Manager, on [email protected]

Everyone is welcome at English Heritage and we are always looking for people who reflect the diversity of the country today, to help us make it more relevant to the diversity of the people, communities and places we serve. From remote sites to inner city monuments, from regional teams to our Head Office, the diversity of our teams is critical to making sure our heritage is inclusive, exciting and accessible.

We continually look for new ways to promote the past in a way that is inclusive to all and that celebrates the cultural diversity of England’s heritage. By joining English Heritage, you will be part of a charity that is already on an exciting journey to tell everyone’s story.

You can find out more about us and what we do here, here. Meet some of our People and hear about why they enjoy working with us here

You’ll find it’s a workplace like no other – taking you behind the scenes of these extraordinary sites and supporting you to share your ideas, inspire others and make a difference.

By joining us, you’ll enjoy the rewards of a great team environment in inspiring locations, helping to make our sites a wonderful place to visit. You’ll also be joining our charity, which through our 400+ historic monuments, buildings and sites, brings the story of England to life for over 10 million visitors each year.

Benefits include:

  • The opportunity to progress your career within the heritage sector;
  • Apprenticeship opportunities
  • Subscriptions to professional bodies
  • Free access to all English Heritage sites for you another adult and up to 6 children (under 18 in the family group)
  • 25% discount in our shops and cafes;
  • Enhanced Maternity/Paternity/Shared Parental leave
  • 25 days holiday plus Bank Holidays pro rata rising to 28 days after 3 years, with the option to buy additional leave
  • Matched pension contributions up to a maximum of 10% which can be paid via salary exchange or salary deduction
  • Flexible hours

Interviews will be held during the week commencing 3rd October 2022.

Application Closing Date: 25 September 2022

You will need to refer to the following documents when completing your application.


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