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NB: This vacancy closed to applications on 21/10/2019.

Human Resources Business Partner

Job Reference: 312-RBH-HRBP-1110

Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust
Human Resources
Royal Brompton Hospital London SW3 6NP, Harefield Uxbridge UB9 6JH UK
Band 7 £44,347 - £50,549 pa Inc. HCAS

Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust is the largest heart and lung centre in the UK and among the largest in Europe. We are a partnership of two specialist hospitals which are known throughout the world for their expertise, standard of care and research success.

We are passionate about what we do and the patients we serve. We are an equal opportunities employer and our patients are rich in diversity. We recruit to ensure we build a similarly diverse mix across our workforce. We are a values led organisation and we are rightly proud of our world class reputation and our people.

Cross Site Human Resources Business Partner

Band 7

£44,347 - £50,549 pa Inc. HCAS

Brompton & Harefield Site

We have an exciting opportunity for x2 Cross Site Human Resources Business Partner one permnant role and one fixed term role

Our vision & Values

We care - We believe our patients deserve the best possible specialist treatment for their heart and lung condition in a clean, safe place.

We respect - We believe that patients should be treated with respect, dignity and courtesy and that they should be well informed and involved in decisions about their care. We always have time to listen.

We are inclusive - We believe in making sure our specialist services can be used by everyone who needs them, and we will act on any comments and suggestions which can help us improve the care we offer.

This is an exciting opportunity to work across sites and work closely with the Site Lead Human Resources Business Partner in managing the strategic people agenda for Harefield / Brompton. The successful candidate will be a key member of the HR team that supports managers across sites.


  • Educated to degree level or equivalent CIPD Level 7 qualified
  • Evidence of recent CPD
  • Thorough understanding of contemporary HR practices
  • Substantial HR experience in a large complex organisation
  • Evidence of providing HR professional advice and support at a senior level
  • Experience of advising and delivering HR policies
  • Sound, up to date knowledge of HR best practice, employment law and its application, current thinking and developments in HR
  • Demonstrable experience of working effectively with Trade Unions
  • Quality focused with an innovative, flexible, approach and the ability to solve complex problems
  • Experience of being able to balance competing priorities and meet personal and Trust targets.


  • To support the Site Lead Human Resources Business Partner (SLHRBP) in managing the strategic people agenda for Harefield / Brompton / Cross Site.
  • To be a key member of the management team for Harefield / Brompton / Cross Site supporting the SLHRBP as the facilitator for the management team.
  • To support the SLHRBP acting as a strategic business partner, developing a thorough understanding of the wider business objectives within area and support the SLHRBP in contributing to the decision-making process within the Harefield / Brompton / Cross Site to ensure that all workforce requirements are identified, support planned and delivered on a timely basis.

The Location:Royal Brompton Hospital is based in Kensington & Chelsea and the Harefield Hospital is based in Middlesex.

Why is this a great place to work?

We encourage the development of our staff both personally and professionally to ensure our patients get the first-class treatment they deserve.

We are committed to building a workforce which is valued and whose diversity reflects all the communities from which it recruits, enabling it to deliver the best possible healthcare service.

To discuss the post or to arrange an informal visit, please contact Faye Reppas,Lead HR Business Partner (Cross Site)via email on

For the Job Description, Person Specification and to apply please go online quoting ref: 312-RBH-HRBP-1110. If you encounter any problems applying online please contact the HR Department on: or call 01895 828 754.

Staff benefits include: subsidised childcare facilities, occupational pension scheme, personal development and training opportunities, flexible working and subsidised accommodation is available on both sites.

To ensure that our workforce is representative of the population we serve, we welcome applications from all sections of the community.

The Trust has a duty to safeguard all patients and provide additional measures for patients who are less able to protect themselves from harm or abuse. All staff have a responsibility to safeguard and promote the welfare of ALL adults, children and young people in the Trust. This including patients, visitors and those using our facilities . Safeguarding means protecting people's health, wellbeing and human rights, and enabling them to live free from harm, abuse and neglect and is fundamental to high-quality health.

Due to the popularity of some positions, we reserve the right to close the vacancies early on receipt of sufficient applicants.

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