HR Business Partner

Ferham House, Rotherham

HR Business Partner
Location: Predominantly working within the North West, West Midlands and Yorkshire 

This HR Business Partner role is an operational and strategically aligned HR professional role within the wider Exemplar HR team. 

You will work closely with the Operational Teams and Managers, using coaching and influencing skills to drive employee engagement, manage change smoothly and ensure that we retain motivated teams that play their part in delivering excellent care and outcomes to our service users. 

Why work for us ?
The delivery of excellent quality of care is at the heart of everything we do. You will work with like-minded colleagues, as part of a wider HR team that provide the highest standards of attraction , selection, growth , support and career advancement including development opportunities for all colleagues.
You would be joining Exemplar Health Care at a very exciting time with expansions plans of five to eight new homes opening every year for the next 5 years of which your role will play a key requirement to deliver this strategy of opening new build complex care homes across the UK.  

About you:
You will have proven experience as a strong HR Business Partner, within an autonomous, operational and strategic role. You will have proven experience in the following; Contributing to, and driving the people strategy in the area(s) of responsibility ensuring alignment with the overall business and wider HR strategy.  Working in partnership within the wider HR function; ensure delivery of those people plans by driving the implementation of key activities and initiatives. Building and maintaining effective working relations with a variety of stakeholders, managing and implementing small to medium scale HR projects and change initiatives, producing complex workforce data reports and providing recommendations to improve people processes and employee engagement. In addition, you will be able to communicate and coach effectively across all roles of Exemplar and will be able to stay calm and deliver a range of tasks to specified deadlines within a highly pressurised environment.

This is a challenging role; within the health and social care setting where no two days are the same. However the successful candidate will be joining a solid, effective and welcoming team and will be fully supported to reach their potential.
For a full person spec, please see the attached job description and person specification

Rewards and Benefits of working at Exemplar Health Care

  • Travel allowance + car allowance
  • Career development opportunities with access to CPD accredited training
  • Pension contributions
  • First Rewards; a fantastic rewards and benefits platform with great savings to be made
  • Access to an award winning 24/7 employee counselling and support service, and an online Wellbeing Centre
  • Paid for DBS check
  • 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays

Rewarding your dedication

Whether it’s RCNi membership or NMC PIN payment for Nurses, or lifestyle and retail discounts for everyone, we’re always thinking about new ways of saying ‘thank you’ for being part of our team.


Lifestyle and retail discounts - all colleagues can access great savings and monthly discounts on high street shops, restaurants, pubs and holidays, as well as 2-for-1 cinema tickets.


Employee Assistance Programme - all colleagues can access 24/7 counselling and support through our wellbeing partner, Care First.


Pension plan - after 3 months, you’ll be auto-enrolled into our pension scheme with NOW pensions, where you’ll have up to 5% of your earnings (depending on your salary) put into the pension and we’ll contribute an additional 3%.

DBS check

Paid DBS check - we’ll pay for all new starters to have a DBS check, so you don’t need to cover the cost.


Referral bonus - if you recommend a friend for a care role with us, you’ll both receive £150, and you can refer as many people as you like.


Career development opportunities - there are lots of opportunities to develop your skills and progress in your career at Exemplar Health Care, if you wish. Find out more.