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Recruitment Consultant Apprentice Avon Search and Selection

Avon Search and Selection are seeking an enthusiastic and driven apprentice to join their busy recruitment team. This is an excellent opportunity to start your career in the world of recruitment! The best all round job exposure – never a dull day!!

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Closing date: 26 Aug 2022

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    08.45 -17.15 hrs Monday to Friday with an hour for lunch which will be between 12-14:00hrs

    Total hours per week: 37.5

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    27 Aug 2022

  • Date posted

    23 Feb 2022

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Typical work activities

  • Learn to attract business from client companies
  • Build relationships with clients
  • Advertise vacancies 
  • Headhunting
  • Approaching suitable candidates
  • Arranging interviews for candidates with the clients
  • Inform candidates about the results of their interviews
  • Negotiate pay/salary rates and finalise arrangements between clients & candidates
  • Admin of contracts/order confirmations

Full training will be given in order to complete the above duties to the best of your ability.

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

Recruitment Consultant - level 3 standard 

  • A skills-based qualification in Recruitment Consultant
  • A knowledge-based qualification in Recruitment Consultant
  • A behaviour-based qualification in Recruitment Consultant
  • End Point Assessment
  • L3 Certificate in Recruitment Practice (CertRP)
  • Access to REC E-Learning Materials
  • Functional Skills English (unless exempt)
  • Functional Skills maths (unless exempt)
  • You will be assigned a tutor to guide you through your apprenticeship and your training will be 100% completed in the workplace

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • The aim is to become a fully-fledged 360 recruitment consultant
  • There are possibilities to become a senior consultant, and potential to become a team leader.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Number skills, Analytical skills, Logical, Team working, Initiative, Non judgemental


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-C or 9-4) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-C or 9-4) Essential

Things to consider

Money motivated is a must!!

About the employer

Well respected Recruitment company based in Paignton, Devon, specialising in the nurse and healthcare sector.


Avon Search and Selection


Based within the South Devon College campus

Long Road,



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Training provider



Lilly Spake


Apprenticeship standard

Recruitment consultant

Level 3 (A level)

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