Family Lives
£11 - £13 per hour
Contract, 6 month contract, Part-time
Job description


HR Assistant, zero hours, circa £11-13 per hour, home-based

This is a 6-month fixed term contract with the possibility of extension

We are looking for an HR Assistant to support the team during a busy period while we implement a new self-service database for our staff and also an Applicant Tracking System for recruitment. The role will include recruitment administration, such as advertising vacancies, and organising interviews. In addition, you would be responsible for writing and sending HR letters, logging HR data and carrying out HR projects, as required.


We are looking for someone who has previous HR administrative experience. You will be an excellent communicator with good IT and time management skills. You will also have previous experience of handling confidential or sensitive information effectively. Salary for the post is circa £11-13 per hour, depending on experience.


This role is based from home and required during office hours, with most work required on a Monday and Tuesday. Please note that we expect to have about 5 hours work a week, but this will vary from week to week and hours are not guaranteed. Preference will be given to applicants with the most flexibility. You will need to be available to start asap.  


The successful candidate is required to have a quiet, confidential space to work, without distractions. You will also be required to provide your own laptop/desktop computer and have a good broadband connection. Family Lives IT team will set up access to the packages required.


This role would suit someone looking to develop their skills in HR within a medium size charity. We are a small team so there is an opportunity to get involved in lots of different tasks.

Please note that this is a zero hour contract, but we expect to have about 5 hours work a week. This will vary from week to week and hours are not guaranteed.

Please visit our website to obtain the job description, full person specification, and further information.

Please ensure you address every criteria on the person specification on your covering letter, preferably in order.

If you have any questions, please contact Rachel Shopland, HR Manager.


Closing Date: Sunday 8th August 2021

Interview Date: 16th or 17th August via MS Teams

Posted on: 27 July 2021
Closed date: 24 August 2021
Tags: Admin, Human Resources