People Partner

IVC Evidensia UK
Permanent, Full time

Posted on 03/08/2022


People Partner (Job Ref: 6641)

Salary: Competitive

Location: Keynsham & Remote


About IVC Evidensia

IVC Evidensia is the leading global veterinary care provider with over 2,200 clinics, hospitals and out-of-hours centres based across 19 countries, and with revenues of over £1.3bn annually.  IVC Evidensia operates a high growth model and continues to grow at a rapid pace.


About the role:

We are currently looking for People Partners either for 6-month FTC or on a permanent basis, based in one of our offices in Keynsham with hybrid working.

Responsibilities will include

  • Change implementation lead for various projects
  • Providing a self-sufficient HR service (underpinned by best practice and UK employment law knowledge)
  • Providing professional and best -practice HR advice and coaching for all people related matters (including any complex and/or high-risk cases)
  • Building relationships with people managers and supporting management teams to establish stronger relationships with wider IVCE community/identify opportunities for collaborative working

What are we looking for?

  • Extensive knowledge of application of UK employment law, HR policies and procedures, including contract law, disciplinary, grievance, attendance, family friendly
  • Practical experience of independently coaching and advising managers on modern HR practices
  • Demonstrated success in supporting and embedding new ways of working, identifying and providing change management support requirements
  • Experience working in a mature HR model with shared services in a challenging and fast-paced organisation
  • Likely to have, or to be working towards CIPD Level 7 qualification or have significant experience in a similar role

What you get in return:

True to our values, we care about our employees and genuinely want our teams to have the best experience at work possible.  You will work with friendly teams in a modern, open-plan, dog-friendly, office environment.

What some of our colleagues say about working here:

‘I enjoy the variety of work and people who work here, also the flexibility of allowing my dog to the office.’

‘I enjoy the fast pace environment and working across different countries. There is always opportunity to work on something different if you want to.’

‘I feel valued and there are people willing to invest time in me to help me succeed in my career.’

Our benefits include discounted veterinary fees within IVCE Practices, support for professional development, EAP and wellbeing programmes.

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Any questions before applying?

Speak to Angeline Lloyd from our recruitment team who would be happy to help you with any questions you have before applying for this role.

Angeline Lloyd

Resourcing Advisor

angeline.lloyd@ivcevidensia.com07977 243436

IVC Evidensia UK

IVC Evidensia, The Chocolate Factory, Keynsham, BS31 2AU, Bristol, United Kingdom

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