North Norfolk is an attractive rural District with beautiful coastline, fantastic landscapes and big skies within easy reach of the fine City of Norwich.

As our HR Advisor, you will be providing first line support to managers and employees on policy and procedure enquiries and taking the lead in supporting managers across the organisation with Recruitment, Health, Wellbeing and Attendance. You will work closely with the HR Business Partner to keep them up to date with cases, to escalate any issues and support case work as appropriate.

You will also have the opportunity to contribute to the continuous improvement of the HR service through development and revision of policy, procedure and process and in supporting the HR Manager in organising and delivering the Council’s learning and development activities. 

We are looking for someone with an understanding of good people management practice, a good foundation knowledge of broad HR topics and a CIPD level 3 qualification (or equivalent experience).  You will need to be a confident communicator and be able to juggle a varied and full workload.

North Norfolk District Council is committed to equality and diversity in employment and encourages applications from all sections of the community. We offer employees a friendly working environment, flexible working hours, a career average pension scheme and take pride in achieving Investors in People Silver standard.

North Norfolk District Council put environmental considerations at the heart of its service delivery. View our Environmental Charter: Home | Climate Emergency (

Please note, as we review our new ways of working and the opportunity for some home working, the successful applicant must have a stable broadband connection.

Please note that we do not accept CVs unless accompanied by a fully completed application form. Please send all completed application forms to

 For an informal discussion, please contact: James Claxton, HR Manager,

Closing date: 9.00am, Monday 25th October 2021

Interviews: TBC

Last updated: 4th October 2021