Recruitment consultant

Recruitment consultant

“The recruitment consultant attracts candidates and matches them to temporary or permanent job positions within new and existing client companies”

A career as a recruitment consultant can appeal to those individuals who possess an entrepreneurial outlook. It will provide you with the opportunity for reward and high earning potential. Predominantly employed within the recruitment sector, your job will be to identify and secure job opportunities within client organisations. You’ll attract candidates and successfully place them in those jobs in return for a fee. You’ll focus on the supply of flexible workers, permanent placements, or a combination of the two. A career in recruitment will appeal to those who possess an entrepreneurial outlook. It provides the opportunity for reward and high earning potential. Many opportunities arise in the recruitment sector for personal and professional development, such as team leader and/or managerial roles.

Duration: 12 months

Relevant school subjects: Business studies

Entry requirements: Depend on employer, but likely GCSEs or equivalent

Achievement upon completion: Level 3 (Advanced)—equivalent to A-levels at grades A to E

Potential salary upon completion: £18,000 per annum

More information: www.instituteforapprenticeships.org/apprenticeship-standards/recruitment-consultant

Apply: www.apprenticeshipguide.co.uk/vacancies