HR Business Partner - Newcastle

Job title: HR Business Partner - Newcastle
Discipline: Business Support
Location: Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales
Contract: Contract
Salary: Hourly
Salary low: 55
Salary high: 61
Contact: Emma Marven
Call: Emma
Email: email Emma
Reference: 3323022
  • $55 - 61 per hour + super
  • 3 month contract
  • Newcastle Location
About the company 
This is a great opportunity to work in a NSW government organisation as a HR Business Partner based in Newcastle. This role is 

About the role
  • Provide HR advice, attend meetings and ensure ongoing support to directorate managers and staff to implement best practice HR practices in line with policy, legislative requirements and overall People & Culture plan.
  • Participate in meetings and forums to maintain and share current knowledge of HR policy and best practice for consistency in services delivery, and also to provide support and advice to Director People & Culture Business Partnering on emerging issues, and to develop recommendations for improved HR service delivery.
  • Investigate complex HR/IR issues or grievances and identify issues and recommend further action or solutions in accordance with legislation, policy and guidelines. This accountability includes responsibility for implementing and following up on required remedial actions such as Performance Improvement Plans to ensure resolution of the matter.
  • Coordinate a range of projects for your business area, including the implementation of People & Culture strategies, tools and processes and systems to respond to current and future challenges ensuring legislative and regulatory compliance and standards.
  • Oversight establishment, payroll activities and employee entitlements for your directorate.
About you
  • Minimum 3 years in a similar HR role
  • Government experience preferable 
  • Excellent communication skills.
Please apply if you are interested. For further information please reach out to Emma Marven - emma@ashdownpeople.com.au