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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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Apprentice Logistics & Customer Service - Heraeus
Closing Date:
11th March 2021
Salary:
£199 per week
Location:
Cambridge, Cambs
Employer Description Heraeus Noblelight Ltd. (originally named Noblelight) was started in 1978 with just three employees. An opportunity was seized to focus and develop lamps in the ever-expanding laser market at the time. Our focus on innovation, investment,....
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Apprentice Administrator : The Castle Partnership
Closing Date:
21st March 2021
Salary:
£166.50 p/w
Location:
Norwich
An exciting opportunity to join the Castle Partnership Doctors Surgery in Norwich as an Apprentice Medical Administrator. The successful applicant will undertake a wide variety of administrative duties to assist in the smooth running of the practices and mainl...
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Office Administrator Apprentice - DAB Civil Engineering Ltd
Closing Date:
31st March 2021
Salary:
£180 per week
Location:
Ipswich, Suffolk
Employer Description DAB Civil Engineering is a part of the DAB Group, which includes DAB Construction, Ruby Homes (E.A.) Ltd and DAB Scaffolding & Roofing. We specialise in ground-works and construction, carrying out multi-million pound contracts for external...
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We're hiring! - Employment Support Mentor (Youth)
Closing Date:
14th March 2021
Salary:
£23,000 per annum
Location:
Diss (& home working), Norfolk
We are looking for two employability mentors who will develop a tailored programme of support which will provide participants with the motivation, confidence and self-belief to enable them to progress into employment or further training/education.
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We're hiring! - Employment Support Mentor (Youth)
Closing Date:
14th March 2021
Salary:
£23,000 per annum
Location:
Diss (& home working), Norfolk
We are looking for two employability mentors who will develop a tailored programme of support which will provide participants with the motivation, confidence and self-belief to enable them to progress into employment or further training/education.
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Apprentice Medical Receptionist : Ludham Surgery
Closing Date:
14th March 2021
Salary:
£159.10 p/w
Location:
Great Yarmouth
An exciting opportunity to join Ludham & Stalham Green Surgeries as an Apprentice Medical Receptionist. The successful applicant will undertake a wide variety of administrative duties to assist in the smooth running of the practice and prepare them for future...
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