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Archived: Head of Human Resources

Extraordinary opera, extraordinary people

Glyndebourne is recruiting a Head of Human Resources to lead the HR function. As Head of Human Resources you will lead the development, coordination and implementation of the strategic Human Resource policies and projects that will support and develop our staff to the very best of their ability, craft and professional activity to maintain Glyndebourne’s reputation for nurturing talent, quality and innovation.

With a team of 5, you will support around 140 year round staff and a further 350 seasonal staff in a wide range of roles, leading the management and development of the following activities;

  • HR strategy
  • Recruitment and resourcing
  • Equality and diversity
  • Compensation and benefits including payroll
  • Organisation development and organisation change
  • Learning and development
  • Employee relations
  • Employee engagement
  • Compliance with employment law and best practice

A key to success in this role will be your ability to combine strategic oversight with hands-on delivery. You will need to have proven generalist Human Resources experience, along with management and delivery across the full spectrum of Human Resource services above.

To find out more about joining our world class team visit

The closing date for applications is 15 November 2015

We are an equal opportunities employer