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Apprentice Recruitment Consultant FIRST MILITARY RECRUITMENT LTD

First Military Recruitment are currently seeking an Apprentice Recruitment Consultant to join a fun, friendly and competitive work environment.

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Closing date: today

Apprenticeship summary

  • Weekly wage


  • Working week

    Monday to Thursday 8:30am – 5:00pm Friday 8:30am - 4:00pm

    Total hours per week: 37.50

  • Expected duration

    15 months

  • Possible start date

    02 Aug 2021

  • Date posted

    31 Mar 2021

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

First Military Recruitment are currently seeking an Apprentice Recruitment Consultant. 

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Liaising confidently and professionally with clients and candidates as well as other offices across the company
  • Supporting consultants by resourcing for candidates; identifying candidates through search and selection
  • Manage incoming enquiries from both candidates and clients
  • Maintain client information
  • Advertise vacancies on company website, job boards and social media platforms
  • Interview and assess prospective applicants and match their skills and experience with client’s needs

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills


  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Strong IT skills (MS Office)
  • Ability to work as part of a team
  • Great time management


  • Understanding and familiarity with social media platforms such as Facebook and Twitter

Personal qualities


  • Confident, personable and robust nature
  • Strong character and hunger for success
  • Desire to learn new skills
  • Confidence to work independently
  • Friendly and chatty
  • Not afraid to put forward ideas


  • Commercial awareness
  • Military links and/or knowledge

Desired qualifications


  • GCSE English and Maths (or equivalent qualifications), grade A*-C/9-4


  • Business Studies qualification (e.g. BTEC or A-Level)
  • IT qualification

Future prospects

The opportunity within First Military Recruitment is far beyond an apprenticeship. We hope after your 12 months apprenticeship that you can become a fully-fledged recruitment consultant with us. The opportunity to progress into management is also there and we will support you in your journey with us.

Things to consider

  • Weekly wage is £190 + commission
  • Working at First Military Recruitment will allow you to be involved in a fun, friendly and competitive environment. The team is a close-knit group and with success comes rewards including social days (Thorpe park, paintballing)
  • It is a challenging and fast paced environment so it is imperative that you can adapt to the ever-changing environment. No two days are the same

About the employer

First Military Recruitment are a trusted partner with a mission to identify the very best ex-military and defence sector talent that is on the market. Our candidates are predominantly ex-Army, Royal Navy and Royal Air Force (RAF) and we specialise in technical, engineering, leadership, ex-military recruitment and have the capacity to fill any vacancies from the shop floor to the boardroom.




G Con Tower 2nd Floor

Midland Road



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Training provider


Applications for this apprenticeship are being processed by Cirencester College


Cirencester College 01285 626259

  • Customer Service Practitioner Level 2

Each apprentice will be allocated a Coach to support ongoing learning and preparation for EPA.  In addition, Progress Reviews will take place regularly to ensure the apprentice is on track.

 End Point Assessment

 The three EPA assessment methods are:

  • Apprentice Showcase
  • Practical Observation
  • Professional Discussion

Apprenticeship standard

Customer service practitioner

Level 2 (GCSE)

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