Director of HR and OD

Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea
Circa £130,000

Kensington and Chelsea is home to residents from all over the globe. Our communities value this diversity and are proud of living in a part of London known for its vibrant cultural heritage and history. Since the Grenfell tragedy, the Council has changed, but there is more to do. The lessons from the tragedy are at the heart of our cultural change programme.


Our new Director of HR and OD will play a leading role supporting a confident, empowered and skilled workforce. You will embed change, learning and development to help us maintain our unwavering commitment to high service standards provided with care and competence. You will lead our efforts in learning and development, and support our shared services with Westminster City Council. Your passion for workforce development and a deep-seated commitment to the communities we serve will underpin everything you do.


For further details, please click on the role profile and useful link below. For more information, please contact Penny Ransley at or 07549 233685, or Jo Boardman at or 07834 030501.


Closing Date: 5th July 2024

Useful Links
Council Plan 2023 - 2027 VIEW
People Plan 2023 - 2027 VIEW
How to apply

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  • Your CV (no more than three sides of A4).
  • A supporting statement (no more than three sides of A4) that sets out why you think this role is the right move for you and how you meet the knowledge and experience criteria.

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