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Job Reference 1643523Apprentice ResourcerThe key purpose of a Dovetail & Slate Resourcer is to support the office performance. This is done by helping consultants and managers with daily non-sales related and administrative tasks. They will also be communicating with candidates and clients delivering an excellent level of service.

Apprenticeship Summary

Duties including but not limited to

  • Fostering close working relationships with candidates to identify their potential
  • To understand fully the needs of a role and help with the process of placing said applicant
  • Obtaining referrals and leads from candidates
  • Sourcing candidates through direct advertising, job boards, social media and referrals
  • Registering and interviewing candidates to evaluate their skills, experience and relevance for a vacancy
  • Matching candidates and assigning their skill set to temporary or permanent roles
  • Building a Dream Team of candidates to keep warm for future potential roles
  • Writing accurate and engaging candidate profiles
  • Helping candidates with editing CV’s
  • General administrative tasks
  • Full use of Microsoft Packages including Teams and Outlook
  • Using custom business systems
  • Outbound calls to potential clients
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Closing Date:
29 Sep 2020

£163.13 - £307.88, Weekly

Working week:
9am – 5:30pm at our Bristol office in Bradley Stoke

Expected duration:
15 months

Possible start date:
12 Oct 2020

Date posted:
1 month ago

Apprenticeship level:

Reference number:

5 available


Elaine Eldridge[email protected]

Requirements and prospects

Desired skills

  • An ability to build and engage online communities and social media
  • Excellent communications skills – both written and verbally
  • IT proficient

Personal qualities

  • A genuine aptitude for customer service
  • An assiduous nature
  • Resilience and flexibility

Desired qualifications

Apprentices must achieve level 1 English and maths and take the test for level 2 prior to taking their EPA.

Before the shortlisting process, applicants will complete an online assessment for English and maths to determine if they have the accepted minimum level. These assessments will be arranged by SGS College.


Future prospects

A career in recruitment as a Recruitment Resourcer can appeal to those individuals who possess an entrepreneurial outlook. It provides the opportunity for reward and high earning potential. Many opportunities arise for professional and personal development within the recruitment sector with transferable skills being respected throughout the industry as a whole.

Things to consider

There will be ongoing at desk training and at the six month point each Resourcer will have the potential of a full-time consultant contract depending on achievements.

Commission – Consultants will be working jobs on a daily basis and regularly need help with them. If a consultant chooses to use a Resourcer they will give 10% of their commission for that service.

Benefits - Competitive Salary.

Mentor Programme with Senior Consultants.

About the employer

Recruitment services for the education sector based in Almondsbury

A team of experts in their field and over 24 years of experience. We are passionate about education and recruitment in equal measures, knowing exactly what it takes to fill a vacancy, fast.

We work on both sides of the fence so whether it's an education provider with a vacancy to fill or somebody looking for their dream career in the industry, we will be able to help.

Honesty and integrity are at the heart of everything we do, with transparent communication and candidates and results that speak for themselves.


Equinox South 52
BS32 4QL


To successfully complete this apprenticeship the learner will need to complete one level 2 knowledge qualification and one level 2 competency qualification as listed below:


  • Level 2 Certificate in Recruitment Resourcing
  • Level 2 NVQ Certificate in Recruitment Resourcing

Apprentices must achieve level 1 English and maths and take the test for level 2 prior to taking their End point assessment (EPA)

Each apprentice will be assigned a dedicated skills coach who will support them in completing their Portfolio and preparing for the End Point Assessment (EPA). The Employer, Training Provider and the learner will decide when the learner is ready to enter the Apprenticeship Gateway. The skills coach will help prepare the learner to ensure they are confident to complete all components.

The skills coach will schedule regular 1:1s and complete progress reviews with the apprentice’s Line Manager/Employer at 8 – 12-week intervals.

Training Provider
South Gloucestershire and Stroud College

Elaine Eldridge[email protected]

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