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The HR, Administration and Recruitment 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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Did You Know?
Over a third of Administrative and Secretarial workers are classed as working in the ‘public administration, education and health’ sector. The other sector that represents a large proportion of these workers is banking, finance and insurance.

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Dental Receptionist
Closing Date:
30th September 2021
Salary:
£9.50 - £12.00 an hour
Location:
Ipwich, Suffolk
We are looking for a dental receptionist who has experience of working in the dental environment. Must have experience in nhs/private practice.
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Business Support Officer (Level 2)
Closing Date:
29th September 2021
Salary:
£10,046 to £10,874 per annum
Location:
Cromer, Norfolk
(Part Time) As a Business Support Officer, you will deliver a range of administrative tasks to support the running of Benjamin Court. You will be expected to maintain accurate records, be proactive and manage your own workload. You will act as a point of con...
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NEW 'SUPPORTED' EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES
From November 2021, East Coast Community Healthcare are looking to take on 18 individuals to complete a 6-month paid employment programme with them.
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Careers at MAAC
Closing Date:
16th September 2022
Salary:
Various
Location:
Colton, Norfolk
We currently have a variety of roles available at MAAC for people both experienced in the industry and those looking for their first role. All of our current roles are on our website https://www.maac-ac.co.uk/careers/ as well as information about who we are an...
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Supported Employment Opportunites
The Queen Elizabeth Hospital are looking to take on 16 individuals to complete a 6-month paid employment programme with them.
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