Business Apprentice (Recruitment Role) CASTLEFIELD RECRUITMENT LIMITED

Castlefield Recruitment are looking to hire a Recruitment Resourcer to join their team! Alongside studying towards the level 3 Business Administration apprenticeship, you will learn many aspects of recruitment, giving you a solid foundation for your career to progress. This is an excellent opportunity for driven individuals.

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Closing date: 30 Sep 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    Plus commission, with salary rising to £18,000 after probation.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 6pm (early finish on Friday) 1 hour for Lunch

    Total hours per week: 38.5

  • Expected duration

    15 Months

  • Possible start date

    01 Oct 2023

  • Date posted

    07 Jul 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    6 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

This role supports specific teams and consultants, offering a great introduction to the world of recruitment. This is a candidate focused position where you will learn how to build relationships and generate strong, relevant candidates for your team to manage and place. This role is a career path in its own right, which can develop into a Consultant role should you wish to progress into a more sales-focused position.

As a Recruitment Resourcer your duties will include:

  • Identifying the best talent for your team
  • Market mapping and CV sourcing via online websites and social media
  • Marketing and advertising
  • Assissting with interviewing candidates (organising and processing)
  • Database management
  • General administration duties where required

Alongside your duties, you will also be studying towards the level 3 Business Administration apprenticeship, which includes learning from business administration specialists.

This is a full time, permanent position which is entry-level and can progress quickly for the right person. Based within a modern and lively office in the heart of Manchester/Leeds City Centre, this role benefits from a structured training programme – both in-house and external – along with daily on the desk learning from your team, Managers and Directors. As an organisation, Castlefield Recruitment also offer a clear career path.

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

Alongside your role, you will study towards the level 3 Business Administration qualification. You will receive support from industry-experienced tutors and coaches and take part in regular training sessions at The Apprentice Academy.

Functional Skills in maths and English, if required.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Entry level position which can quickly progress for the right person.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Problem solving skills, Administrative skills, Logical


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade C/5) Essential
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade C/5) Essential

About the employer

Castlefield Recruitment is a leading Manchester and Leeds based recruitment partner operating in the Public, Private and Professional Services sectors. They provide specialist recruitment services on a permanent, contract and interim basis across the UK. Castlefield Recruitment support all high-profile public-sector organisations, as well as many FTSE 100/250 private sector clients like Bank of America Merrill Lynch. During Covid, the company staffed Nightingale Hospitals and Mass Vaccinations Centres.




York House

20 York Street


M2 3BB

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Training provider




0161 200 1673

Apprenticeship standard

Business administrator

Level 3 (A level)

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