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HR Advisor

  • Full time
  • £26,262 – £29,073
  • Edinburgh
  • Closing 30th March 2020

  • Advertised from 16th March 2020
  • Permanent, 35 hours per week
  • R000995


We are seeking to appoint a confident and experienced HR professional to join Scotland’s leading dementia organisation. Alzheimer Scotland campaigns for the rights of people with dementia and their families and provide an extensive range of innovative and personalised support services, community activities, information and advice at every stage of the dementia journey, from over 60 locations across Scotland, from Shetland to the Borders.

Alzheimer Scotland is a dynamic and forward-thinking organisation where a culture of integrated and collaborative working, engagement and employee voice are core to all our activities.

The role will play a key part within a small, professional HR team and support the implementation of Alzheimer Scotland’s People Strategy, providing HR advice, guidance and support to managers and employees at all levels in the organisation.

Candidates will be CIPD qualified or working towards qualification with a good range of generalist HR experience and the confidence to manage a varied caseload with a focus on absence management, performance management and capability. Flexibility, a confident approach and excellent communication and IT skills are important to this role as is the ability to use and contribute to the development of the HR database system.

Application notes

Applications are invited by initially submitting a CV and cover letter explaining your interest in and suitability for this position.

For a full job description, person specification and to apply click here

The successful candidate for this post will be subject to a criminal check through Disclosure Scotland.

Closing date – Monday 30 March 2020 noon

Interview date – Wednesday 8 April 2020

Recruiting Manager: Jen Long, Head of Human Resources

Address: Alzheimer Scotland, 160 Dundee Street, Edinburgh, EH11 1DQ