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HR Administrator
  • Employer: Rutland County Council
  • Reference: RES/0922/31364
  • Published: Thu 08/09/2022, 13:33 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 25/09/2022, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours
  • Salary: £20,444 - £22,129
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Rutland - Oakham, Rutland

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HR Administrator

Do you enjoy recruitment administration and want to develop your skills in this area? Do you have experience of working in a customer focused role? Have you delivered administrative support to a variety of stakeholders? Our Human Resources Department are looking for a HR Administrator to join their friendly and passionate team. This is a rewarding role that provides the postholder with a breadth of responsibilities, whilst being supported by a hardworking team. The HR Administrator role might be for you!

About the role…

Here at Rutland County Council, we want staff to be the best they can be to ensure they feel valued, recognised and rewarded and the postholder will both support this and feel the benefit of working with us.

  • Supporting the end to end recruitment activity and administration including placing adverts, arranging interviews and helping us meet our time to hire objectives
  • Conducting pre-employment checks with new starters and liaising with them to ensure a smooth onboarding process
  • Administration of our Learning Management System, DBS Online, Occupational Health referrals and probationary periods

About you…

To be successful as the HR Administrator you will need to:

  • Have a good standard of education
  • Have excellent interpersonal skills and confident in communicating across a range of internal and external stakeholders
  • Have well-developed IT skills, including Word, Outlook and databases/systems
  • Have experience of working to a high level of accuracy and excellent attention to detail
  • Be organised with the ability to manage multiple tasks.

We will be reviewing HR Administrator applications on a regular basis and inviting those who meet our essential person specification criteria to interview. If you’re interested in this role, we strongly encourage you to apply without delay.

Rutland Council is committed to Flexible Working and understands the benefits of supporting employees to manage their work and life balance, whilst meeting the needs of the service.

Whilst the base for this post is Oakham, Rutland, we are supportive of Hybrid working and welcome a conversation at interview about flexible working arrangements.    As well as working from home, we feel it is important that you have opportunity to spend time in the workplace with your colleagues to help you learn, develop and engage.

Our offer to you:

We are committed to supporting and empowering our staff to be the best workers that they can be and that Rutland Council is the place you want to be.    Our benefits go beyond the salary – being part of a great team, excellent Local Government Pension, generous annual leave, opportunities to learn and develop your career, and a demonstrable commitment to supporting the health and wellbeing of our staff.

Find out more:

To learn more about working with us visit or if you have any queries about this role please contact Elaine McGarry, HR Adviser at or on 01572 758428 or Hannah Russell, HR Adviser at or on 01572 758269

If you are experiencing problems or have any queries about the application process, please call us on 01572 720965 or email us at

Rutland County Council is committed to Equality and Diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  Everyone at Rutland County Council has a responsibility for, and is committed to, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children, Young People and Vulnerable Adults and for ensuring that they are protected from harm.