Ref. 180 - HR Support Apprentice at Tensar International Ltd based in Blackburn

Job type Apprenticeship
Contract Type Advanced Apprenticeship
Positions Available 1
Salary £175.00 per week
Reference Code Ref. 180
Hours Per Week Monday to Thursday 0830 to 1630 Friday 0830 to 1600, including day-release in College
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Job Description

Company Bio

Tensar International is a world leader and expert in technology driven solutions for ground stabilisation and soil reinforcement.

Tensar supplies geosynthetic products and provides proven practical solutions for poor soil conditions affecting the cost of railways, roads and paved areas. The company also offers products for earth retaining walls and slopes, subgrade improvement and stabilisation, foundations, reinforcement of asphalt to extend pavement life and erosion protection products for soil slopes and waterways.

Job Description

The HR Apprentice will support the HR team in providing an efficient and timely service to the business regarding all HR-related administrative tasks. This role has a wide remit which includes input to all HR admin and is an important support role to the business. Effective administrative support is vital to the smooth running of the department.

The apprentice will provide administrative support including, but not limited to; processing paperwork, filing, dealing with mail, checking invoices, creating reports, gathering information, making bookings, arranging meetings etc for all elements of our people processes:

  • Recruitment and selection
  • Pre-employment and new starter processes
  • Learning and development administrative support
  • Communication and engagement activities
  • Employee benefits
  • Exit processes

General Info

  • We are a small team of four and consist of Director of HR, HR Manager, HR Business Partner and Receptionist / PA.

Person Specification

Desirable Skills

Ability to use Microsoft Office suite

Personal Qualities

Possession of a confident & helpful manner

The ability to maintain confidentiality always and in all circumstances 

Excellent organisational skills with the ability to work alone without constant direction

Excellent eye for detail 

Excellent communication skills & the ability to communicate at all levels

Ability to prioritise workload & consistently meet deadlines

Desired Qualifications

Maths and English GCSE grade A-C

Things to Consider

Training will be provided on;

  • People HR Training
  • Recruitment - Applicant Tracking System
  • Attendance and Planners
  • On and Off Boarding
  • General HR process and procedure training

Please note that the closing date for this vacancy is at the employers’ discretion and is subject to change. If this vacancy has been filled, we will endeavour to support you in finding alternative vacancies.

Future Prospects

This role may progress to full time permanent employment for the right candidate.

Other Information

Apprenticeship or Advanced Apprenticeship

Advanced Apprenticeship

Proposed Duration

24 months

Training to be Provided

CIPS Level 3

Functional skills Maths, English and ICT (if required)


Apprenticeship Team

01254 292500



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