Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Manager

As an HR Manager, or Personnel Manager, you will be responsible for the organisation’s human resources practices, processes and strategies. Your duties will include overseeing the recruitment process, planning and implementing training programs for staff and ensuring that employees follow best practices and company policies.

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Average Salary

£30,000 - £47,000

Work Location


What does this role involve?

Typical duties include:

  • Overseeing recruitment
  • Managing employee relations, including disputes and disciplinary action
  • Overseeing payroll
  • Developing and implementing training programmes
  • Workforce planning


  • Analytical thinking
  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Organisation
  • Problem-solving
  • Relationship-building


  • GCSE grades A*-C
  • A-Levels in human resources-related subjects
  • Business, Human Resources or relevant Foundation Degree
  • T Level in Business, Human Resources or other related subject
  • Level 4 NVQ, equivalent Level 5 Diploma or equivalent Level 5 Higher Apprenticeship in Business, Human Resources or related subject

Example Qualifications

  • Higher National Diploma
  • Level 4 NVQ
  • Level 5 Award
  • Level 5 Certificate
  • Level 5 Diploma
  • Level 5 Higher Apprenticeship


  • East Anglia: £32,839
  • East Midlands: £31,062
  • London: £46,692
  • North East: £30,000
  • North West: £35,321
  • Scotland: £35,300
  • South East: £40,890
  • South West: £35,407
  • Wales: £32,215
  • West Midlands: £36,344
  • Yorkshire The Humber £31,175

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