Human Resources Assistant

Human Resources Assistant

With a passion for people, the HR Assistant provides support to senior HR team members. Duties include recruiting and training new employees, assisting with the planning and implementation of training for existing employees and ensuring the smooth operation of the HR department.

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Average Salary

£20,000 - £27,000

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What does this role involve?

Typical duties include:

  • Recruitment support – posting vacancies, scheduling interviews and conducting reference checks
  • Onboarding new employees
  • Maintaining employee records
  • Payroll support
  • Help manage employee questions and concerns


  • Attention to detail
  • Collaboration
  • Communication
  • Organisation
  • Relationship-building


  • GCSE grades A*-C
  • A-Levels
  • Higher Education Diploma
  • T Level in Human Resources or related subject
  • Level 3 NVQ / Diploma or equivalent Advanced Apprenticeship in Human Resources or related subject

Example Qualifications

  • T Level
  • Level 3 Award
  • Level 3 Certificate
  • Level 3 Diploma
  • Level 3 NVQ


  • East Anglia: £21,602
  • East Midlands: £20,000
  • London: £24,703
  • North East: £26,764
  • North West: £22,496
  • Scotland: £27,018
  • South East: £20,000
  • South West: £20,000
  • Wales: £20,627
  • West Midlands: £22,623
  • Yorkshire The Humber £20,264

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