Head of Shared Services, People & Culture
Laura Jones is Head of Shared Services for People & Culture at UnitingCare Queensland. Leading a team of 55, Laura is accountable for providing specialist HR support across all UnitingCare Queensland service groups. Her portfolio includes Employment Relations, Strategic Workforce Planning, Organisation Design, Workplace Health and Safety, Remuneration, Recruitment and Learning & Development.
Prior to UnitingCare Queensland, Laura held a number of senior roles at Virgin Australia including general manager roles where she was responsible for leadership, talent and development. At Virgin Laura led large transformation change programs, rolled out performance frameworks and embedded diversity & inclusion programs amongst other things. Laura is an experienced HR professional who is able to drive strategic outcomes through successfully partnering with the businesses and leaders she works with.