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Sector overview

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Job profile

Typical job profile of a human resources officer.

Useful online resources

People Management CIPD Magazine. HR news, comment & jobs

HR Network Scotland Magazine, job vacancies, news, events

The Work Foundation

People Management

Personnel Today

HR Magazine


Online Recruitment

Why choose a graduate scheme (Video from Reed)

HR Salary Guide 2024 Ashdown Group

Job sites and specialist recruiters

TARGETjobs HR & Recruitment Careers information and graduate jobs

Changeboard Global HR jobs site, with employer profiles & careers advice

Recruitment Consultant (magazine) Industry news & jobs; directory of companies


CIPD Training Courses

Training Journal

Working in Local Government

Professional bodies

Institute of Recruitment Professionals IRP

British Psychology Society 

Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development CIPD

Recruitment and Employment Confederation REC

Trade Union Congress TUC