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Human Resources & Training Manager

  • Full time
  • £34,000 – £40,000
  • Glasgow
  • Closing 21st February 2022

  • Advertised from 28th January 2022
  • Permanent


Are you searching for a position with purpose? A role to make a real difference? Where your time can be transformational? Join an award-winning charity and passionate team dedicated to ensuring the country’s most vulnerable and disadvantaged young people are defined by their talent and never their circumstances. Our in-school mentoring has profound impacts on mentees in their confidence, wellbeing, achievement and post-school progression. MCR Mentors make and experience a life changing difference.

MCR Pathways is a national, award-winning mentoring programme dedicated to addressing the long-standing inequality in education outcomes, career opportunities and life chances for young people in care and those experiencing vulnerability or disadvantage.

In 2021 MCR were winners of a prestigious UK Centre for Social Justice Award CSJ award. The CSJ produced this film about MCR young person Emily and her mentor Elaine.

Watch Emily's Story

This is an exciting time to join MCR Pathways and you will have a real opportunity to influence the ongoing development and engagement of our team and have a crucial role in our Management Team. You will provide HR advice and guidance on a wide range of activities, providing vital recruitment expertise, coaching our leaders on performance management and employee engagement.

You will also be responsible for ensuring that the day-to-day policies and processes are in place, compliant with legal requirements and fully implemented and understood across the organisation.

About you:You’ll be able to evidence that you have significant recent experience in a similar role, ideally for a comparable organisation. You may be looking for a more flexible working pattern or looking for a role that allows you to make a meaningful impact within and beyond the organisation. You will be able to demonstrate your ability to provide sound and practical advice to the leadership team.

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Application notes

Closing Date: 21st February 2022 at 9am

Interviews: week beginning 28th February 2022

To apply, please click the link below and complete the application form.

Please note, the role will be subject to a PVG check and two satisfactory references, one of which must be from your current or most recent employer.

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Please notice that due to the high volume of applicants, we will only respond to candidates who are selected for interview.

MCR Pathways subscribes to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) regarding disclosure & barring.

MCR Pathways is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This role is subject to a PVG check. Applications to process PVGs will only be submitted once the successful candidate has accepted the offer of a position. For further information, visit:

MCR Pathways is committed to creating an inclusive and diverse environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, or age.