• RE: Would this be the right move?

    Thank you Robey,

    I have time to think about this as the closing date is in 2 weeks time. I am really unsure about it, and normally when I am not feeling 100% about something, I simply cannot commit.
  • RE: Would this be the right move?

    Thanks Keith! Your view is really appreciated
  • RE: Would this be the right move?

    Hi Annabel, I certainly agree with you.

    I have applied for many positions outside of the LA and hoping I will hear back from these really soon!
  • RE: Would this be the right move?

    Hi Teresa, thank you for posting, its really appreciated.

    I do agree that there are lots of HR positions that do require payroll experience. A colleague of mine who was in the same situation, has recently left my team and found herself a HR and Payroll…
  • RE: Would this be the right move?

    Hi Teresa, thank you for posting, its really appreciated.

    I do agree that there are lots of HR positions that do require payroll experience. A colleague of mine who was in the same situation, has recently left my team and found herself a HR and Payroll…
  • RE: Would this be the right move?

    Hi Claire, it sounds like your currently in a very good place!
    Before working for the LA, I did work in the retail industry for a few years, and managed a small department, and team of four. It was here I discovered my passion for HR, I was responsible…
  • RE: Would this be the right move?

    Thanks Keith, I have no experience with payroll, and I do worry that I will be stepping away from what I really do want, but I also feel that I have no other option, I have been unsuccessful at interviews and applications due to lack of experience in…
  • RE: Would this be the right move?

    Thanks for commenting Claire! I do work for a very large LA. I have seen so many great opportunities internal, so the lack of opportunity isn't something that is a widespread issue, I think it just happens to be that HR has limited opportunities for development…
  • RE: CIPD newbie help

    Hi Amelia,

    I completed the Level 3 CIPD last year, and I did not attend a single live classroom. I managed just by catching up on the recordings. I studied through ICS. I don't think this affected the time it took me to complete either.
  • Would this be the right move?

    Last year I successfully completed a Level 3 CIPD qualification, and now I am very eager to enroll onto the Level 5 course. The problem I have where I am employed. I currently work full time for a local authority, within the HR department as an Administrative…