Head of HR

Head of HR

About Cobalt

Cobalt Health is a medical charity pioneering innovation in medical imaging diagnosis by investing in equipment, integrated research and education to improve outcomes for patients now and in the future. We deliver advanced diagnostic imaging services across the country to the NHS and private sector through our imaging centres in Cheltenham and Birmingham and a fleet of mobile MRI and CT scanners.

About the job

We are offering an exciting opportunity to develop and lead the HR department and to join the senior management team as Head of HR.

Reporting to the CEO, you will lead on the development and implementation of key HR strategies, driving positive cultural change and innovative working practices to improve the employee experience. You will develop and implement strategies to increase diversity and inclusion, promote wellbeing, ensure values are embedded within the culture of the company, advance employee engagement and lead workforce planning, recruitment and retention strategies.

Although you will be based at our headquarters in Cheltenham you will occasionally travel to meet staff at our satellite sites in Birmingham and Manchester.

About you

You will have a Master’s degree with CIPD accreditation or equivalent HR experience. You will be a motivator, a great listener and communicator, you will be skilled in influencing, promoting fairness, trust, dignity and respect with a pragmatic approach to problem-solving.

Do you have what it takes to work for a leading medical charity? Please download a copy of the full job description and application form below.

For an informal conversation, or to find out more about our Head of HR position, please get in touch with Sue Wood using the contact details below.


Tel: 01242 535914

Closing date for applications: 7 am Friday 12 February 2021.

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