Apprenticeship Recruiter

Competitive salary plus benefits
30 Jun 2022
30 Jul 2022
Full Time
Contract Type

Apprenticeships Recruiter

Here at QA Ltd we shape the next generation of technologists, leaders and innovators.
By powering potential - the potential of over a quarter of a million learners a year. We empower them to push boundaries and thrive in the workplace.

The Role
We're looking for an internal apprenticeships recruiter, with some recruitment experience (agency or internal is fine). You will be reporting into the Recruitment Manager, you will play a key role in engaging potential learners for our technical apprenticeship programmes and our consulting academy.
Your primary focus is to identify and place candidates for our services/programmes to successfully deliver against specific, measurable targets

Key responsibilities

  • Using the existing (or any new) recruitment management systems to effectively screen candidates in line with the agreed team processes - ensure that systems are used correctly with all of the required fields completed
  • Conducting telephone, video and/or face-to-face interviews with suitable learners
  • Using CV library tools to identify suitable candidates and approach them about our roles
  • Explaining the QA job and training programmes on offer in a manner that young people understand and have a clear view of what they are signing up for (often referred to as IAG for apprenticeship roles)
  • Supporting applicants - particularly school-leavers with their CV submissions (offering information, advice and guidance on the world of work)
  • Preparing applicants for assessment days or client interviews - ensuring they feel prepped and confident
  • Putting the candidate first - ensure they feel happy and deliver the highest level of customer service to them so they leave with a good impression with QA - even if they are unsuccessful in achieving a role with us (You will be the first point of contact to anyone applying for our apprenticeships and our consulting academy so your role is essential in the overall candidate experience)
  • Signposting applicants who are not suitable for our programmes to other suitable job opportunities
  • Completion of all regulatory documentation/system checks associated with the hiring of apprentices or consultant hires
  • Attendance at internal/external recruitment events (where you will represent the QA business and be expected to act accordingly)
  • Identifying and targeting passive candidates who may not be currently looking for new opportunities - but who may be suitable for converting for future opportunities


Equal Opportunities
At QA, our mission is to help everyone find their place in the world. This means we continually celebrate the diverse community different individuals cultivate. As an equal opportunity employer, we stay true to our mission by ensuring that our place can be anyone's place.

What we're looking for

  • Good telephone manner - clear, authentic and engaging
  • Someone that is able to 'sell' our roles to applicants and who is comfortable explaining the compromises some of our roles come within a way that is open but positive
  • Mentoring skills to help you to support applicants to be successful
  • Technology-savvy and able to use tech systems effectively (our ATS)
  • A team player - who shows a willingness to support others to hit collective team targets if needed