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Apprentice Recruitment Administrator

Welsh Government
Northern Training Academy Capital Link, Windsor Rd, Cardiff CF24 5NG
Apprenticeship rates
Closing date
15 Sep 2021

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Business / Management
Role Type
Apprenticeship, Intermediate
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Job Details

About the apprenticeship


We have a fantastic opportunity for an Apprentice to join the HR team based in our Cardiff Head Office.
You will receive comprehensive training in all aspects of recruiting, your training will also include Level 2 Business Administration Apprenticeship. Essential Skill Level 2 in Application of Number, Communication and Digital Literacy will also be included within the qualification.
This is no ordinary apprenticeship, this is a long-term sustainable career pathway. A progression route is available for those motivated individuals looking to progress to CIPD Qualification.
You will learn to work within a team to provide a professional and proactive recruitment and administration service for line managers and staff within Peacocks, Ensuring that all matters are dealt with in a confidential, professional, prompt and efficient manner.
You will provide administration support for the recruitment processes including locating, recruiting and interviewing job candidates. The job also comprises many responsibilities including liaising with managers at all levels and understanding their skill needs as well as ensuring all the correct paperwork is in place for each vacancy through to offer.
Search for candidates/advertise positions
Application Process
Selection Process
Interview Process
Follow up (liaise with managers and candidates)
Record Keeping
General Duties



Excellent verbal communication skills
Excellent written communication skills
IT literate


No minimum requirements


Welsh Spoken Skills: No Welsh Written Skills: No

Course details

Business Administration Level 2

About the employer

Northern Training Academy Capital Link,
Windsor Rd,
CF24 5NG

Disability confident

Yes, we are part of the Disability Confident Scheme from the UK Department for Work and Pensions.

Please note that all apprenticeships are open to everyone. However, some organisations have worked to achieve Disability Confident accreditation. You should always apply for the apprenticeship you feel best suited to.

Interview arrangements

The successful candidate will be notified of interview as appropriate.


Why an apprenticeship?

As an apprentice you will earn while you train. It’s a great career choice whether you are leaving school or college, returning to work after starting a family or looking for a new career. There’s a wide range of jobs on offer.  A job at the Welsh Government is unlike any other in Wales.

At the Welsh Government you’ll be given support and guidance so you can develop your skills in the workplace. You will also need to set aside time to study for your apprenticeship. You’ll be a valued member of the team from day one.

What apprenticeships are available?

We don’t currently have any apprenticeship opportunities open as we have now closed our scheme for 2019. If you’d like to keep updated on the vacancies that we’re advertising, you may want to visit our jobs board:  Welsh Government External Vacancies Board.

If you’d like to receive Job Alert e-mails that let you know when we’re advertising a role that suits your preferences, scroll to the bottom of the jobs board, and you’ll see the ‘Create Job Alert’ link.  Click this, and follow the on-screen instructions to set up your alerts.  You’ll need to log in or create an account as part of this process.

Who can apply?

To be eligible to apply you:

  • will be at least 16 years of age at the time of making your application
  • will not be in full-time education (you can apply while still attending school/college/university but will have finished or intend to finish your studies by the time your apprenticeship starts)
  • will need to meet the Civil Service Nationality requirements to apply.

ALS eligibility

Please note that ALS our training providers have their own eligibility in order to provide the funding required to undertake an apprenticeship. You may not be eligible to apply if:

  • you already hold a qualification at Level 3 or above in ICT, Software, Web and Telecoms or a similar subject
  • you already hold a qualification at Level 3 or above in Business Administration, Customer Service or a similar subject

What are the benefits?  

How much will I be paid?

You will earn £19,240 a year while training. When you pass your apprenticeship you can apply for a permanent job at the Welsh Government. Within 2 years of starting your apprenticeship you could be earning £22,500. 

You will get 31 days holidays as well as 10 public and privilege days. We offer flexible working arrangements to help you get the right work/life balance. You will also be eligible for membership of the Civil Service Pension Scheme

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