Salary scale £25,000 – £35,000 d.o.e.

Potential to negotiate salary based on skills, experience and qualifications of candidate.

Full Time and Permanent, 37 hours per week, 52 weeks per year.

Benefits include flexible holiday working and access to the Local Government Pension Scheme

We seek to appoint a suitably experienced, enthusiastic and motivated Human Resources Manager to join our team, providing professional HR support to the Trust. Key duties will involve offering advice and guidance to the Senior Leadership Team on a range of HR issues, and playing a lead role in the development of efficient and effective working practices across the Trust.

The HR Manager will lead the personnel team in completing responsibilities including the management of school recruitment processes, the administration of staff salaries, liaison with external payroll service providers, maintenance of accurate staff records, responsibility for the maintenance of Trust schools’ Single Central Records and ensuring safeguarding legislation is complied with.

The ideal candidate will have relevant HR qualifications, while previous HR experience, good management and administration skills and experience of working in a busy office environment are essential.  With a good standard of literacy and numeracy (at least 5 GCSEs at A*-C including English and Maths), they will have the confidence to make their own decisions and possess the determination, resilience, communication and interpersonal skills to deal with potentially sensitive issues.

The successful applicant will also have a good standard of practical ICT skills and will be required to use SIMS (School data system) and MS Office packages, experience of which would be desirable, though training will be provided. Camborne Science & International Academy is a friendly, dynamic and innovative school in the heart of beautiful West Cornwall, which affords a high quality of life.

CSIA is well regarded in the education world as one of Cornwall’s most consistently high performing state schools. As well as the exceptional opportunities offered on our main campus, our state-of-the-art Nexus campus offers students an unparalleled education in the fields of Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics (STEM) and has been attracting national and international interest.

The school has developed exceptional International Science and Mathematics links with top schools in Japan, Singapore, Thailand, China and South Korea. Recent collaboration has involved joint research projects, International Science and Mathematics fairs and competitions, as well as many significant student/staff visits and exchanges.

The successful appointee will be eligible to participate in this amazing and unique programme. The person appointed will be given full support in their career development as we believe that development of staff is a key aspect in raising standards for our students.

We hope you are inspired to seek further details. Apply online or download an application pack by visiting our website

Please note that only applications received using the Academy application form will be considered, CVs will not be accepted.

For queries please contact Mr Simon Horner, Vice Principal, on 01209 712280 or by  email

Closing Date:  Noon on Thursday 11th January 2018. Interviews will be held during the week commencing 15th January 2018  

Please note: This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check


To arrange a tour of Camborne Science & International Academy prior to applying for a role, please contact the Personnel office  on 01209 712280 or email For all vacancies, please email your completed application and Equal Opportunities Monitoring forms to

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