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HR Business Partner

Job Title: HR Business Partner

Department: People Team -  HR

Location: London

Full Time – Permanent Contract 

ICS is one of the UK’s leading healthcare staffing providers. Our aim, which underpins everything we do, is to be the first choice for health, life sciences and social care professionals and clients. Our recent achievements have seen us outperform our main competitors with strong growth across each of our markets.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced, engaging and talented HR Business Partner to work in a varied and complex role contributing at both a strategic and operational level in a people centered culture.

As the HR Business Partner you will work with our Chief Operating Officer and Group HR Director to identify HR priorities and recommend appropriate people management solutions to support business aims and develop high performing engaged teams.

Working closely with Senior Management and the wider People Team, you will provide a mix of hands-on operational HR advice as well as strategic partnering.

Responsibilities include:

  • Working in consultation with the Senior Management Team, HR Director and wider People Team, design, develop and lead the delivery of the local people strategy to support the overall strategic aims and objectives of the Company
  • Work closely with senior management and Line Managers providing them with expert guidance, coaching and support on the full range of HR activities
  • Support and influence organisation design and organisational change
  • Leading in all matters in HR, including Talent Management, succession planning, change management, employee relations, performance management and reward, resourcing and engagement
  • Working at a tactical and operational level, as well as engaging with senior leaders on a strategic level to ensure business and people objectives are aligned
  • You will have line management responsibility for divisional employee relations and talent development colleagues

About You

  • Confident, clear and an effective communicator with the ability to build strong relationships
  • Stimulated by strategy execution and operational HR delivery
  • Gravitas and influencing skills to operate confidently and challenge at executive management level.
  • Ability to manage and prioritise workload
  • Ability to react quickly and positively to change
  • Customer-centric with a strong commercial focus


  • CIPD Qualified – Essential
  • Previous Business Partnering experience is desirable
  • Able to demonstrate the ability to provide high quality advice in complex situations with proven knowledge of employment law.
  • Ability to manage up, down and non direct reports
  • International experience is desirable or willingness to learn more about international HR & Development.
  • Proven coaching, mentoring and facilitation skills  

What we can offer you

In exchange for your hard work we can offer you a competitive salary plus performance based annual bonus, in addition to travel allowance. We offer excellent company benefits which include 25 days annual leave + bank holidays which increase with years of service, company pension scheme where we match your contribution up to 5% plus many more benefits.

Our commitment to employee development through training, personal development plans, professional qualification support and career progression, has resulted in excellent retention levels. If you are looking for a role where you are a valued member of a key business function, where you can push your career forward in a company that continues to grow year on year, then contact us now with your current CV to apply.

The ICS Group is an equal opportunities employer



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Perks, Benefits and Reward


We recognise that everyone has different priorities and lifestyles, and our flexible benefits package reflects this. Benefits range from a matching contribution pension scheme and a healthcare cash plan to flexible holiday options and discounted shopping vouchers. 
• Buy and sell holiday
• Corporate discounts
• Career development
• Cycle2Work scheme
• Discounted shopping vouchers
• Healthcare insurance
• Life assurance
• Matching pension scheme

Career Development

Our business is always changing, and so are you. To ensure you’re fully prepared for these changes and ready to reach your full potential we offer continuous learning and development. We’re passionate about helping our people grow and promote internal progression and mobility. 
• Management and leadership training
• On-boarding
• Personal development
• Role-specific training
• Work-based qualifications

Reward and Recognition

We want to share our successes, recognise excellent performance and promote healthy competition, which is why we offer competitive salaries, bonus schemes linked to performance and a whole host of recognition awards. Work hard and it’s entirely possible you’ll be recognised as an exceptional performer.
• Annual awards
• Exceptional performance awards
• Long service recognition


More than just a buzzword, we really do care about your wellbeing and encourage you to do the same. Our health and wellbeing coaches run smoking cessation and weight loss campaigns to help our people to achieve a healthier lifestyle. We also have a number of qualified mental health first aiders providing a vital support network, discounted gym memberships, free fruit; and our employee assistance programme is there to help you with life’s little ups and downs.
• Cycle2Work scheme
• Discounted gym membership
• Employee assistance programme
• Flexible working
• Free fruit
• Healthcare cash plans
• Mental health first aiders
• Paid time off for charity work 
• Staff wellbeing initiatives 

Our Culture



Independent Clinical Services is a global workforce management solutions and services provider for the health and life science sectors. We know that our people are what drive our success. We foster an environment that enables them to be individuals, to be entrepreneurial, and to make tangible contributions towards the growth of our businesses. 


We strive to provide our people with the tools and the environment to build a meaningful and successful career with us, from wellbeing and flexibility to expansive client and candidate networks. 

We reward high performance and ensure employees feel part of our growth strategies and successes. Our commitment to employee development through training, personal development plans, professional qualification support and career progression has resulted in excellent retention levels.




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