Karen C.

HR Adviser
Happy to mentor
Happy to be contacted

About me

Karen C.
Education
Educational Studies
Undergraduate
Halifax
2008
United Kingdom

My employment

HR Adviser
Department for Business, Innovation and Skills
United Kingdom
Government and civil service
Large business (250+ employees)
2009
2015
£27000
33000

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A day in the life of a HR Adviser in the United Kingdom

How I found out about the job

Milkround, or similar

The recruitment process

The whole process took about nine months from start to finish, and included a mix of online tests and assessment centres.

Courses taken since graduation

Am currently doing an MA in HRM alongwith CIPD

What I do

I advise individuals and managers on all aspects of employment. I need to keep up to date on policies and employment law. I work on grievances, dismissals, sickness issues, all sorts.

Skills I use and how I developed them

I am a team player, with a friendly nature, bright and willing to learn.

What I like most

I enjoy meeting and talking to lots of different people - no two days are EVER the same.

Next steps...

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