Part time HR Consultant Apprentice, 15 hours per week

Are you looking for an exciting new direction for your career / a fresh opportunity and / the scope to develop your own client base? This is your chance to join a Consultancy that has a strong brand name with excellent career opportunities, which offers you the opportunity to gain your CIPD Level 5 qualification through the Apprenticeship route. Our client is actively recruiting a HR Consultant Apprentice to join their business and work closely with them to develop and extend a client base initially in the Shropshire area and beyond, including the Chester / Wrexham area.

Salary £18,525 pro rata (£9.50 per hour)

Annual leave pro rata – 22 days + Bank Holidays

Flexible working, being based from home

Based in the Shropshire area with regular travel to Wrexham/Chester

Are you looking for an exciting new direction for your career / a fresh opportunity and / the scope to develop your own client base? This is your chance to join a Consultancy that has a strong brand name with excellent career opportunities, which offers you the opportunity to gain your CIPD Level 5 qualification through the Apprenticeship route.

Our client is actively recruiting a HR Consultant Apprentice to join their business and work closely with them to develop and extend a client base initially in the Shropshire area and beyond, including  the Chester / Wrexham area.

 The Consultancy  enables the owners and managers of small, medium sized and large companies to manage their many and varied HR issues including: development and implementation of HR processes to improve organizational effectiveness; policies, procedures, compliance; employment law and legislation changes; company handbook, HR systems, audits; performance management, onboarding and training.  As an Apprentice HR Consultant, you’ll be exposed to the whole of the employee lifecycle to help you develop your HR generalist experience; combining on-the-job training with formal, nationally recognised development training modules.

To be successful in your application you will be confident and have some experience in addressing employee relations activities including disciplinaries and grievances; identifying learning & development gaps across the workforce and recommending appropriate solutions.

The successful,  experienced HR Professionals within this Consultancy have proven hands-on experience combined with the ability to approach new clients through business networking and a range of professional marketing methods in order to establish trust and rapport with their clients and establish a track record of delivering the support strategies that companies need to succeed. To be successful in applying for this excellent opportunity you will need to clearly demonstrate an appetite for actively developing the HR Consultancy by promoting existing lines of business, promoting / securing additional lines of business and by obtaining referrals from new corporate clients.  You will be capable of developing professional relationships with each client and understanding their needs and objectives.

You will be flexible and happy to roll up your sleeves and you must be willing to travel to your clients in the Shropshire area and beyond, to Wrexham and Chester. This is a fantastic opportunity to help shape the future of this well founded and entrepreneurial organisation.

Key responsibilities:

  • Working with Senior HR Colleagues to provide a strategic, business-focused generalist HR service
  • Identifying, guiding, supporting and advising on the effective people practices needed to achieve the strategic business goals of our clients
  • Undertaking continuous CPD, with support from the Consultancy, to ensure you are able to offer your clients up to date HR policies, procedures and processes in line with current employment law, implementing changes and introducing new initiatives as required to support business needs and working culture
  • Providing HR input and support to wider business projects as necessary

Person Specification:

Our client is looking for a generalist HR Consultant Apprentice, who is an ambitious, self-motivated individual with proven generalist HR experience to assist our client to meet the demands needed to develop, support and mentor small, medium-sized and large companies in the Shropshire area; with support to the Chester and Wrexham area.   In particular you will:

  • You will hold a Level 3 Certificate in Human Resource Practice or will be working in a relevant HR role
  • Possess commercial acumen and an ability to articulate and demonstrate the value added by the HR function
  • Working at the HR Officer/HR Administrator level, you will have employee relations experience with a good working knowledge of UK employment law
  • Have either 5 GCSEs (including Mathematics & English) at grade C or above or equivalent / 3 A Levels (or equivalent), minimum grade C And / Or Level 3 Human Resources qualification or demonstrated equivalent work based training

What you'll get in return in return: you will be working for a successful business with a competitive package including paid CPD for your Apprenticeship training; mileage, laptop, phone allowance, holiday above the statutory rate and the flexibility to work hours that may suit your work life balance.  You will have regular 1:1s as part of your Performance Management to discuss progress in the apprenticeship, provide feedback and guide your development. This will also track the completion of the Level 5 qualification at the appropriate time in the apprenticeship.

Start date: on or before 1st September 2020.

To apply for this excellent opportunity, please send your CV to julia@workingsolutions.co.uk or call on 01584 877677. Working Solutions are acting as an agency on this position and only those candidates able to work in the UK are eligible to apply.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, or you know a friend or colleague who might be, please contact me for a confidential discussion on your career.

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LocationShropshire

Salary£9.50 - £9.50 p/h

RolePart time HR Consultant Apprentice, 15 hours per week

TypePermanent

HoursPart Time
15 hours per week


ReferenceWS-121

How to applyPlease Contact Julia Hughes - Senior Recruitment Consultant
01584 877 677

Contact NameJulia Hughes

Emailjulia@workingsolutions.co.uk

Tel01584 877 677