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HR Recruitment Apprentice London Borough of Hillingdon

The apprentice supports the department working closely with managers and candidates to provide a seamless recruitment administration service. Working in a fast-paced environment the role takes responsibility for a variety of tasks from advert posting and conducting pre-employment checks, to checking and filing documents.

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

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Closing date: 06 Feb 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Monday - Friday 9:30 am - 5: 30pm

    Total hours per week: 36

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    06 Mar 2023

  • Date posted

    11 Jan 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

Key responsibilities of the role include (but are not limited to):

· Assist with employment checks, uploading information to specialist portals

· Respond to queries and escalate issues and messages as required

· Ensure candidate files completed and filed in accordance with recruitment practice

· Build effective relationships with candidates to maximise engagement

· Deliver a positive candidate and hiring experience

· Learn from best practice, lead by example in the development of a customer focused team

· Deliver an excellent administration support service, reacting to peaks and troughs

· Develop and maintain an understanding of the operational workflow processes

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

  • Business Administration Level 3
  • On the job training at Hillingdon Council, and study through a training provider.


What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

  • Recruitment Administrator

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills


GCSE or equivalent Maths and English (Grade 4) Essential

About the employer

Putting our residents first is at the heart of everything we do in Hillingdon. It's the reason that we come to work every day. Although employees are located across the borough, the Civic Centre is located in the heart of the popular shopping town of Uxbridge. With Uxbridge Station just a 5-minute stroll away, 4 day a week car parking and easy links to main travel routes combined with great shopping and restaurants it’s a fabulous place to work.


London Borough of Hillingdon


Civic Centre

High Street



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Training provider


Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

Employer's Application Instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Apply now

Closing date: 06 Feb 2023