About the Company
Based in Cairns, our client supports a comprehensive range of education and health support and services across Far North Queensland.
About the Role
This is a full-time contract role through to the end of the year. As Human Resources Advisor you will be responsible for driving consistency and best practice across a range of key Human Resource functions and activities.
- Provide timely and accurate advice on Human Resource policies, practices, conditions of employment entitlements and IR/ER related matters to managers and staff;
- Support Human Resources related projects and activities as delegated;
- Contribute to the development and implementation planning of the Workforce Strategy, Wellness, Health and Safety Strategy, associated frameworks and operational plans;
- Implement and maintain HR and WHS planning and reporting processes, and report against service performance and benchmarks;
- Work collaboratively with managers and team leaders to identify opportunities to improve operational effectiveness through HR and performance systems and frameworks, including implementation, monitoring and review;
- Develop, manage and maintain strategic and operational relationships with internal and external key stakeholders.
Skills & Experience required
- Relevant tertiary qualifications or sufficient equivalent experience in a generalist HR/WHS advisory capacity;
- Relevant qualifications and/or experience in Rehabilitation and Return to Work and Wellness, Health and Safety management;
- Demonstrated experience in providing generalist HR/WHS advisory and operational support to all levels of staff and management;
- Proven knowledge and experience in applying contemporary HR practices, strategies and legislative requirements in a diverse range of HR functions;
- Demonstrated knowledge and understanding of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander cultures, and diversity of circumstances.
An attractive rate is on offer for the right candidate.
How to apply
Email a recent copy of your resume and a cover letter addressing your skills as they pertain to the requirements listed to firstname.lastname@example.org
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