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We are looking for a highly motivated and enthusiastic candidate who has a passion to get into the recruitment sector. The candidate will complete an unpaid pre-employment training programme which will take 7 weeks to complete, where you will gain 100 hours work experience and qualifications in employability.
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Closing date: 12 Dec 2022

Traineeship summary

A traineeship is a course with work experience that gets you ready for work or an apprenticeship. It can last up to 12 months.

You can apply if you’re:

  • eligible to work in England
  • unemployed and have little or no work experience
  • aged 16 to 24 and qualified below Level 4

You’ll get:

  • a work experience placement
  • help with English and maths (if you need it)

You won’t be paid, but you may be given expenses for things like travel and meals.

The candidate will complete an unpaid pre-employment training programme which will take 8 weeks to complete, it is a combination of 3 weeks classroom based workshop and where you will gain 100 hours work experience and qualifications in employability. 

This opportunity could lead into a paid Level 2 customer service apprenticeship.

You must not have a Level 3 qualification.

A DBS check may be required. 


  • Applying yourself daily, showing a great attitude, aptitude, initiative by spotting and acting on opportunities to generate revenue at pace
  • Achieve set targets
  • Source candidates from a variety of sources including company database, job boards, LinkedIn and a variety of other social media and online platforms
  • Building a strong understanding of your market

We as a training provider will also support you for up to 6 months after the 7 week course has been completed, if you are unsuccessful at gaining employment should you require additional support. 

This Traineeship work experience is part of an education and training programme that is focused on giving young people the skills and experience that employers are looking for. At its core is the Work Preparation training, English and maths for those who need it, and a high quality work experience placement.

Traineeships help unlock your great potential and give you the work preparation training, maths, English, Digital Skills and work experience needed to get an Apprenticeship or other job.

This Traineeship Opportunity is unwaged.

Are you eligible?   

  1. Are you currently not in a job? Do you have little or no work experience?
  2. Are you aged 16 to 24 and qualified below Level 4?

Training to be provided

The candidate will complete a 8 week pre-employment training programme which will be a mix of classroom workshops and 100 hours work based experience.

Our course is set to run for 8 weeks but some may finish later (up-to 6 months) depending on the one to one support needed.

The first 3 weeks will be a classroom workshop at our traineeship centre, the candidate will then go out to the work placement for the following 4 weeks.

While in work shop with us you will learn:

  • Health and safety
  • Safeguarding
  • Equality and diversity
  • Time management
  • Team working
  • English and maths
  • Interview techniques
  • CV writing
  • Specific sector knowledge
  • Working week

    Monday – Thursday: 9.30am - 4.30pm

  • Expected duration

    8 weeks

  • Possible start date

    13 Dec 2022

  • Date posted

    06 Apr 2022

  • Reference number


  • Positions

    2 available

About the employer



Suite 23

57, Frederick Street



B1 3HS

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Desired skills and what this will lead to

Desired skills and qualities

  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
  • Attention to detail and ability to analyse information
  • Interpersonal skills - Empathy, understanding, rapport building etc
  • Listening skills
  • Questioning skills
  • Highly motivated
  • Enthusiastic
  • Good communication skills
  • Excellent time keeping
  • Punctuality 
  • Desire to learn new skills
  • Commited to personal development
  • Good attendance
  • Reliable

What this will lead to

After successful completion of the Traineeship course, you will receive a certificate of completion and a letter of reference as a minimum, to support future job applications.

This opportunity could lead into a level 2/3 customer service apprenticeship 

This is a work experience opportunity that could lead into paid employment. Job offers and apprenticeships are not guaranteed and based on the candidate’s performance while in the work placement.

Things to consider

The first 3 weeks of the course will be based at our traineeship centre Monday to Thursday 9.30am - 4.30pm in Digbeth B9 4AT, the learner will then attend a 4 week work placement at the named recruitment office near to your home postcode.

You must:

  • Eligible to work in England
  • Unemployed and have little or no work experience
  • Aged 16 to 24
  • Does not currently hold a level 3 qualification in any subject
  • Not currently enrolled with another college or training provider
  • Willing to travel up to 45 minutes for the work placement
  • Available full for the 7 weeks Monday - Friday between 9.30am- 4.30pm (Traineeships are for a maximum of 35 hours per week)
  • Has required ID such as in date passport, driving license or birth certificate
  • Has proof of current address
  • Has a National Insurance number
  • No criminal record- clear from cautions or convictions