HR apprentice East Suffolk Council

A unique opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic apprentice to join East Suffolk Council’s Human Resources Team as a HR Apprentice. Our friendly HR team is responsible for all things employee related, including recruiting new employees, learning and development, payroll, employee relations, health and wellbeing and pay and benefits.

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

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Closing date: 31 Oct 2023

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


  • Working week

    Hours to be agreed at interview stage.

    Total hours per week: 37

  • Expected duration

    18 Months

  • Possible start date

    04 Nov 2023

  • Date posted

    16 May 2023

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 3 (A level)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • Providing administration support within the HR team
  • Responding to enquiries via email/web and over the telephone.
  • Opportunity of involvement of the recruitment process 
  • Monitoring the records for new starters
  • Administration related to training courses and e-learning 

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

  • Level 3 Business Administrator Apprenticeship standard
  • End Point Assessment 
  • 20% off the job training
  • English and maths functional skills if required 

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

Possible employment with the company.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, IT skills, Attention to detail, Organisation skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Non judgemental


GCSE or equivalent Maths/English (Grade 4/C) Essential

About the employer

East Suffolk Council is an exciting place to work and a great place to make a real difference to people’s lives, delivering vital services to a quarter of a million people across East Suffolk.They hugely value staff and know that in order for them to remain successful, it is essential to recognise talented employees, developing and retaining them within the organisation. They are therefore committed to investing in our staff and providing first-class support to ensure a positive culture and rewarding careers.


East Suffolk Council


Station Road


IP12 1RT

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Training provider



Eden Hancox


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: 31 Oct 2023