Apprentice Talent Acquisition Specialist @ Mencap

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Mencap are looking for a talent acquisition apprentice to join their team. Do you have what it takes to work in a busy office environment? Apply Now!

The Apprentice Talent Acquisition Specialist’s role will be to work within the Recruitment team, learning all aspects of the recruitment teams roles.

They will learn how to proactively identify and develop a pipeline of talent that satisfies the volume requirement for our Direct Services business.

They will develop their relationships with Hiring Managers so to be confident in providing guidance to management.

They will be encouraged to identify and recommend process improvements to decrease cost and time to hire with their Manager and the team.

Main Duties:

  • Act as an ambassador for Mencap, responding to general enquiries (telephone, email, personal and written) from Mencap staff and candidates in a prompt and efficient manner, recording such enquiries accurately
  • Work within confidentiality and Data Protection requirements
  • Play an active role in designated projects and tasks to enhance and/or add to existing service, ensuring quality and timeliness of delivery to achieve early benefits
  • Develop positive working relationships within the team and with all other stakeholders demonstrating enthusiasm for the team

Working week: Monday – Friday, shifts to be confirmed
Total hours per week: 37.50

Weekly Wage: £161.25

Desired skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Confident and polite telephone manor
  • Punctual
  • Efficient

Personal qualities

  • Self motivated
  • Able to work on own initiative
  • Prioritise workload effectively with minimal supervision
  • Driven
  • Committed

Desired qualifications
 A-C/7-4 in maths and English or equivalents are desirable, however not essential

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