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The HR and Administration Industry provides services which lead to the running of a business on a day to day basis, supporting staff in training, customer service and recruitment.

This industry is made up of a variety of jobs that will be suitable for a wide range of individuals at all educational levels. Within this industry there is opportunity to start at an entry level and work your way up, begin as an apprentice or come in at a graduate level. The variety within this industry means that there is a broad spectrum of roles to suit most people and their situations.

Some examples of roles within this industry are HR advisers, business support officers, recruitment consultants, customer service advisors, call handlers to name a few.

The HR and administration industry is becoming more prominent, with more recruitment agencies, HR firms and customer service business surfacing, this industry is coming into its own.

However, many companies continue to have their own integrated HR and administration services, therefore, if you want to work within this industry you can do so in a direct and indirect way. To work directly in this industry would be to work for a HR firm or a recruitment agency and to indirectly work within this industry would be to work for a company which deals with their own HR and administration but may be aligned to another employment industry such as Energy or Construction.

Within this industry there are a number of sub sectors which more accurately describe the activities which employees undertake, look into the sectors further please look at the section pages to find out more information.

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There were 1.05 million people employed in public administration in March 2019.

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Business Administration Apprentice (Training+Comms) - University of Cambridge
Closing Date:
9th June 2021
Salary:
£15,236 per year
Location:
Cambridge, Cambs
Employer Description With more than 20,000 students from all walks of life and all corners of the world, over 11,000 staff, 31 Colleges and 150 Departments, Faculties, Schools and other institutions, no two days are ever the same at the University of Cambridge...
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Business Administration Apprentice (HR+Finance) University of Cambridge
Closing Date:
9th June 2021
Salary:
£15236 per year
Location:
Cambridge, Cambs
Employer Description With more than 20,000 students from all walks of life and all corners of the world, over 11,000 staff, 31 Colleges and 150 Departments, Faculties, Schools and other institutions, no two days are ever the same at the University of Cambridge...
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Business Administrator Apprentice - University of Cambridge
Closing Date:
9th June 2021
Salary:
£15236 per year
Location:
Cambridge, Cambs
Employer Description With more than 20,000 students from all walks of life and all corners of the world, over 11,000 staff, 31 Colleges and 150 Departments, Faculties, Schools and other institutions, no two days are ever the same at the University of Cambridge...
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Trust PA Administrator Apprentice - Anglian Learning
Closing Date:
1st June 2021
Salary:
£16,750 per year
Location:
Bottisham, Cambs
Employer Description Anglian Learning are a Multi Academy Trust comprising of 12 schools - 5 Secondary Schools and 7 Primary Schools.This position is based at Bottisham Village College and is for a PA administrator for the Directors within the trust. Main desc...
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Apprentice Service Advisor
Closing Date:
31st May 2021
Salary:
£12,000 - £14,000
Location:
Great Blakenham
This is a fantastic opportunity to work as part of the aftersales service team the depot is a well-established and very fast paced HGV Main dealer
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Degree Level Apprenticeship Opportunities
Closing Date:
28th May 2021
Salary:
Competitive
Location:
East of England
We are seeking to recruit our latest team of Degree Level Apprentices who can develop their skills, earn whilst doing so and work toward a highly prized degree and chartered status.
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