Senior Business Partner - HR

Senior Business Partner - HR
Competitive Salary


The Organisation

Pobl means ‘People’ and people really are at the heart of everything the organisation does.

Pobl is a group of companies working together to provide great housing, care and support services; providing high quality housing that is affordable in communities that are safe, attractive and supported to thrive.

The organisation manages over 16,000 homes and is creating thousands more, making home affordable. It provides great care & support to 9,184 people, treating each an individual, and helping them to lead happy and fulfilling lives. Pobl’s team of 2700 difference makers contribute to the organisation’s shared aims and objectives every day, and together they will achieve their ambitious plans for future growth and development.

This role will primarily support the Care division of the organisation. Pobl has over 900 colleagues in its Care division, providing high-quality support that builds on the strengths of individuals to enable them to live the life they want; in the home they choose.


The Role

Pobl are seeking a Senior Business Partner - HR who is passionate about providing a high-quality, professional HR service and positive colleague experience. This is a role where you will have the opportunity to lead on strategic priorities that align with operational challenges and devise innovative solutions that drive the organisation forward.

You will share Pobl’s values, ambition and work in true partnership with leaders in the organisation, providing expert advice, guidance and support, whilst also influencing and coaching stakeholders to achieve the Organisational Development plan.

Reporting into the Director of HR Operations, you will be a key part of the Organisational Development Senior Management Team, working closely with colleagues in recruitment and learning and development functions. You will also lead an enthusiastic team of HR Business Partners and HR Advisors who are committed to making a positive impact.

Significant experience of complex and high-volume employee relations cases is essential, preferably in a large and heavily regulated environment. Given the nature of the business, significant experience of TUPE and managing organisational change is also essential. 

This is a home-based role for the foreseeable future with an occasional need to travel to the organisation’s Newport and Swansea offices.


For an informal discussion and a copy of the candidate brief, please contact the Goodson Thomas team on 029 2167 4422. To apply, please submit your CV and covering letter by midday, Wednesday 13th January 2021 via, quoting 0278-GT-POBL in the subject line.

All applications will be acknowledged.

Midday, Wednesday 13th January 2021:             Deadline for applications

w/c 25th and 1st February 2021:                             Goodson Thomas interviews

22nd, 25th and 26th February 2021:                        Final panel interviews

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