Director of People

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18 September 2020
38 Degrees
Location: Nationwide
Salary: Circa £65,000
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Job Description

UK based (with some travel to London if not London based)

38 Degrees is made up of more than 2 million people from all walks of life across the UK. We have different backgrounds and opinions, but we all agree - politics works better when more of us get involved to make the UK a fairer place.

Our exceptional team of 38Ders help make that happen, by giving people in every corner of the country the tools to make our voices heard on the issues we care about. But we dont just seek to change the outside world either; at 38 Degrees, were always learning how to be even more mindful of how our country, our priorities and our team is changing, and are as responsive as possible to ensure our culture is as inclusive and considerate as humanly and technologically possible.

We are looking for an outstanding People Director to join our Senior Leadership Team (SLT), playing a crucial role in developing an innovative strategy to invest in and empower our fantastic team.

Reporting to the CEO, youll be a senior HR Professional who is passionate about supporting our team members to thrive, and ensure that we can attract, hire and retain exceptional people. Youll bring your own experience of designing and developing and best in class initiatives and be proactive in learning new and emerging trends. 

You will have high standards of yourself and others, and work at all times to help 38 Degrees be the best it can be. As a member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT), you will play a role in helping to drive strategic priorities forward at 38 Degrees.

Youll need to be comfortable operating at a strategic level and also be willing to work closely with a small team on operational matters. Building strong relationships and being able to quickly develop a rapport with the wider team is key to being successful in this role.

38 Degrees is striving to build a team that is truly inclusive. We welcome applications from marginalised groups, particularly people of colour, trans and non-binary people, older and Disabled people.

To find out more and to apply, please visit For an informal confidential conversation about the role please contact our advising consultant Katy Giddens at or on 0203 971 0833.

Closing date is Friday 18th September 2020

Work Permit:

All applicants must be based in the UK and confirm that they are able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.