• 16/02/2024
  • £18,000 (Salary increases to £21000 in Year 2)
  • Apprenticeship - Advanced apprenticeship: level 3
  • Ashland House Dobson Park Way, Ince-In-Makerfield WN2 2DX
Advanced HR Support Apprenticeship - Job Ref: Advanced HR Support Apprenticeship

We are looking for an enthusiastic individual to support our HR Team. A positive attitude is needed with the ability to work under pressure and to strict deadlines. You must be computer literate and have the confidence to communicate at all levels. Bakkavor offers a competitive salary and great staff benefits package.

What will the apprentice be doing?

  • You will learn how to handle day to day queries and provide HR advice.
  • You will work on a range of HR processes, ranging from transactional to relatively complex, from recruitment through to retirement.
  • You will use HR systems to keep records; providing relevant HR information to the business and working with the business on HR changes.
  • Eventually you will be responsible for providing advice to managers on a wide range of HR issues using company policy and current law, giving guidance that is compliant and where errors could expose the organisation to employment tribunals or legal risk.
  • You will receive hands on training in all aspects of the role. 

What training will the apprentice take and what qualification will the apprentice get at the end?

You can expect to attain the Level 3 HR Support Apprenticeship Standard.

Once achieved, you can choose to stay within core HR or diversify into one of the specialist areas of HR.

What is the expected career progression after this apprenticeship?

At the end of your programme, if you have successfully completed your apprenticeship and achieved the performance targets we have set for you, you are guaranteed a permanent role with us.


Requirements and prospects

Desired skills and personal qualities

  • Communication skills
  • IT skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Organisation skills
  • Customer care skills
  • Administrative skills
  • Logical
  • Team working
  • Initiative


  • GCSE or equivalent English and maths + three others (Grade 9 – 4 or A*- C) essential

Expected duration

2 years





Training provider


Apprenticeship level

Level 3 (A level)

Working week

Monday to Friday, 8.30am to 5pm.

Total hours per week: 37.5

Employer's application instructions

This apprenticeship requires you to apply through the employer's website.

Closing Date – 

31st of March 

Job Ref: Advanced HR Support Apprenticeship

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