Vacancy posted: Tuesday, 28 Aug 2012
Fixed Term for up to 1 year (maternity cover)
It is an exciting time at sportscotland and one of the most exhilarating periods in the recent history of Scottish sport following Scotland’s success at the London Olympics. To assist in shaping our future ambitions for sport in the run up to the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow, we are recruiting a Head of Human Resources to lead our HR and Learning and Development functions.
You will be responsible for leading sportscotland in attracting, selecting, recognising, rewarding and developing the very best staff through the creation and implementation of a business focused people strategy linked to our corporate plan. You will work closely with the senior management team and people of all levels to provide proactive and innovative HR and learning and development solutions, taking into account best practice and current legislation.
CIPD qualified, you will have experience of leading a dynamic human resources team. You will be able to influence sportscotland on the direction of travel for HR delivery and learning in the organisation and in doing so you will demonstrate enthusiasm, drive and a passion for our people.
In return we offer a competitive salary, final salary pension scheme, flexible working, great holidays and an opportunity to shape the people in our organisation.
sportscotland is an equitable employer and operates a child protection policy.
For an application pack, please visit our website www.sportscotland.org.uk/jobs
Closing date for completed applications: Monday 10 September 2012
It is anticipated that interviews will be held week commencing: 17 September 2012
Closing Date: 10-Sep-2012