HollieHollie Simmonds


Title:HR Consultant
Direct Line:07538 040829
Main Office:01935 411191


Hollie joined the RBHR team in April 17 and comes with 11 years generalist experience in the public, private and third sector.  Hollie started her career in HR when she joined Sainsbury’s in 2005 as a payroll administrator and realised that HR was the right route for her.  She worked her way up to a trainee HR Manager position before moving into an HR Officer role for a charity and then eventually moving on to work for 4 years as a Senior HR Officer in large secondary school. 

Her most recent position was as an HR Business Partner for a large multi-site ‘outstanding’ HE/FE college in the South East of England.  The role covered not only 7 college campuses but also a secondary education Free School, a pre-school, garden centre, farm shop, commercial dairy and a large commercial sustainable park.

Hollie has a wealth of experience in recruitment and selection (including safer recruitment), disciplinary, grievance, absence management, policy writing, mediation, HR Administration, performance management, management training and safeguarding investigations.

Hollie is relocating to the south west from Kent with her partner and they cannot wait to start growing vegetables in their country garden. Although, Hollie is more excited about his hobbies being out of the way in the shed!