Recruitment Apprentice LARA SEARCH LIMITED

Are you ready to kickstart your career in recruitment? Join our vibrant team in Canary Wharf office as a Recruitment Apprentice! We specialise in supplying staff to schools, colleges, and local authorities, ensuring they have the best talent to support their educational needs. The role will include resourcing, client interaction and admin support.

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Closing date: 05 Jul 2024

Apprenticeship summary

  • Annual wage


    The hours will be 10am-5pm during term time and 11am-3pm in the school holidays.

  • Working week

    Monday to Friday 10am - 5pm during term time and 11am - 3pm in the school holidays. Hours are based on average over a year.

    Total hours per week: 30

  • Expected duration

    12 Months

  • Possible start date

    08 Jul 2024

  • Date posted

    20 May 2024

  • Apprenticeship level

    Level 2 (GCSE)

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    1 available

What you will do in your working day

We are seeking an enthusiastic individual who is eager to learn and gain hands-on experience in the world of recruitment. This is a fantastic opportunity to grow and develop in a fast-paced environment with a supportive team by your side.

  • Customer Service: Provide exceptional customer service to candidates and clients within the education and public sectors
  • Administrative Support: Handle various administrative tasks to support the recruitment process
  • Candidate Liaison: Communicate effectively with candidates to manage their application process
  • Client Interaction: Liaise with schools, colleges, and local authorities to understand their recruitment needs and ensure a smooth hiring process
  • Reference Checks: Conduct thorough reference checks for potential candidates
  • Client Meetings: Attend client meetings to gain insights into their requirements and organisational culture
  • Background Checks: Perform background checks to ensure candidates are a good fit for our clients

The training you will be getting

Full training will be given leading to a recognised Level 2 Recruitment Resourcer Apprenticeship Standard Qualification.

You will complete the mandatory qualifications as follows:

  • Level 2 Certificate in Recruitment Resourcing
  • Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Recruitment Resourcing
  • Full on-the-job training will be delivered by Invictus Recruitment Limited
  • Functional skills if required

Off-the-job training will be supported by our Training Provider – Davidson Training UK Ltd.

You will also complete the Functional Skills in maths and English up to and including Level 2 (if you already do not hold the equivalent) All training will be delivered within the workplace during working hours.

As a Recruitment Apprentice, you will work closely with a manager who will mentor you and guide you towards progression within our company. You’ll receive ongoing training and support to help you develop your skills and advance your career in recruitment.

What to expect at the end of your apprenticeship

If successful the possibilty of becoming a full-time staff member after completion of the apprenticeship.

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

Communication skills, Organisation skills, Customer care skills, Administrative skills, Team working, Initiative, Enthusiastic, Ability to multi-task


GCSE or equivalent English (Grade A*-G (1-9)) Desired
GCSE or equivalent Maths (Grade A*-G (1-9)) Desired

About the employer

LARA Search Education is a specialist company who exclusively recruits for the SEND sector within Mainstream Schools, Special Needs Schools, Alternative Provisions and Pupil Referral Units. We work with schools and alternative provisions across London and the Home Counties. We offer roles with some of the best schools in London.




30 Churchill Place

Canary Wharf

E14 5EU

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Training provider


Adjustments for experience

You could reduce your training time, or finish your apprenticeship faster, if you have relevant prior learning or experience. This could be relevant:

  • training
  • qualifications, like an NVQ in a relevant field
  • industry or sector experience


Gemma Barr

07399 586723

Apprenticeship standard

Recruitment resourcer

Level 2 (GCSE)

Demonstrating experience

If your application is successful, you will have a chance to discuss your relevant prior learning or experience with your training provider and employer. You will all need to agree any adjustments to your training plan.

You should be prepared to show your competence, and evidence of relevant qualifications

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