Recruitment Administration Apprentice Black Square Recruitment Ltd

A brilliant opportunity has arisen to be part of a dynamic and exciting recruitment company. They specialise in optical recruitment and are looking for a bright and confident apprentice who will be completing administration and recruitment duties.

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Closing date: 22 Sep 2017

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


    Wages explained

    The current National Minimum Wage for an apprentice is £3.50 an hour. This rate applies to apprentices under 19 and those aged 19 or over who are in their first year.
    Apprentices must be paid at least the minimum wage rate for their age if they are aged 19 or over and have completed their first year.
    The minimum wage rates are £5.60 an hour for 18-20 year olds and £7.05 for anyone aged 21 and over.
    Apprentices are paid for their normal working hours and training that’s part of their apprenticeship (usually one day per week).

  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 8.30am - 5.30pm

    Total hours per week: 40.00

  • Apprenticeship duration

    12 months

  • Possible start date

    25 Sep 2017

  • Date posted

    31 May 2017

  • Apprenticeship level

    Intermediate Level Apprenticeship

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

We are looking to develop the right candidate into a professional recruitment consultant.

The successful applicant's duties will include:

  • General Administration
  • CV writing
  • Arranging interviews
  • Dealing with outgoing/incoming telephone calls
  • Responding to client emails
  • General office duties such as filing, photocopying and updating client records
  • Using a variety of software packages, such as Microsoft Word, Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel etc. to produce correspondence and documents
  • Liaising with consultants and staff to complete tasks

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • Good timekeeping
  • Confident
  • Driven to succeed

Personal qualities

  • Willing to exceed client and candidates expectations
  • Highly motivated, pro-active and target driven
  • Ability to multi-task and work to deadlines
  • Positive outlook and good rapport building skills
  • Good timekeeping and willing to learn
  • Hard-working, driven and charismatic 

Qualifications required

A to C GCSE or equivalent in English and Maths desirable but not essential

Future prospects

A permanent position will be offered to the right apprentice with the opportunity to progress within the company.

Things to consider

Please be advised Central Training Group will be managing all applications for this vacancy. You must attend an information, advice and guidance session with Central Training Group, where an initial interview/meeting will take place before your application can be processed any further. Should you have any further questions please contact CTG on 0800 783 2901. **By contacting the employer you may jeopardise your application, please contact Central Training Group if you have any queries**

About the employer

We are BlackSquare a rapidly growing Recruitment company, we have quickly developed a reputation in our niche market for delivering an exceptional service. We specialise in recruiting Optical professionals across the UK and deliver results where all other recruitment methodologies have failed.


Black Square Recruitment Ltd


Philpot House Suite 7

Station Road



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Training provider

  • All training will be carried out within the workplace (Employer site.)
  • You are not required to attend college
  • You will train towards an NVQ Level 2 in Business Administration
  • Functional Skills if required
  • The employer will train the candidate on the specific job role.

Apprenticeship framework

Business and Administration

Training provider

Central Hairdressing & Joshua Galvin Academy

Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Central Training Academy


Kayley Campton 01702671227

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Closing date: 22 Sep 2017