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Human Resources Business Partner, West Yorkshire Fire & Rescue Service (REF: HRBS/WYFRS)

Listed 17 January 2020

Human Resources Business Partner

  • Fire Service Headquarters, Birkenshaw, Bradford
  • £29,636 to £31,371 per annum
  • 37 Hour Working Week

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join one of the country’s leading Fire and Rescue Services’ Human Resources team; to become part of a family where everyone plays their part in making West Yorkshire Safer.

Joining a first-rate organisation, you will have the job satisfaction of knowing each day that you are contributing to the success of one of just six metropolitan fire and rescue services in the UK, supporting over 900 firefighters who work round the clock to help people and save lives.

Based at our Headquarters, you will travel to stations throughout the county providing, advice and guidance on a range of HR issues and helping to implement the HR strategy.

Candidates must have significant experience of providing professional generalist HR advice to senior managers in a large complex organisation as well as being qualified to CIPD level 7.

You will possess a degree and be able to provide evidence of continuing professional development. An extensive knowledge of employment and equality legislation is essential as well as experience of designing and delivering training to a range of staff.

We offer an excellent package, including training and development opportunities, a generous holiday entitlement, flexible working, membership of a local government pension scheme, free parking, Sports and Social Club with free use of an onsite gym.

Job share applicants are welcome.

We are a caring organisation who promote an environment of inclusivity and learning and we welcome a diverse range of applicants- just as long as you can show commitment to our values such as integrity and teamwork.

If you can meet this challenge, we want to hear from you!

  • For more information about the role please contact Christine Cooper on 01274 655741 or via
  • For further details of this and all our vacancies and to apply online please visit
  •  Closing date for all applications is Sunday 26 January 2020.
  • Interviews will be held Tuesday 11 and Friday 14 February 2020. The Authority is an Equal Opportunities Employer
  • Rated good by HMICFRS in all areas of our service

Closing date: 26 January 2020

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