Vacancy Details

Searcys - HR Apprentice

Job ref.: 0541
Job title: HR Apprentice
Employer: Searcys
Job type: Permanent
Pay: 22,000.00 per year
Date posted: 10/01/2020

Job Title

HR Apprentice - Searcys People Team


Farringdon Support Office


London, England, United Kingdom

Salary range

£22,000 per year


Searcys are the longest-running independent catering company in Britain and continue to set the standards for excellence in hospitality. We manage bars, restaurants, hotels and events at venues across London in prestigious locations such as; the Barbican Centre, the Gherkin and St Paul’s Cathedral to name a few, in addition to venues located outside of London such as The Assembly Rooms and Pump Room in Bath and Blenheim Palace in Oxfordshire.

Searcys People Team have a great opportunity for a HR Apprentice to join the team on a full time, permanent basis at our Support Office which is based in Farringdon.

The HR Apprentice role will support the People Team function with administrative support across the following areas:


• Lead in the recruitment of Chef de Parties across the Company – from CV searches, phone screening and referring on to relevant venues

• Lead in placing adverts for hourly paid recruitment

• Screening CVs to add to talent banks

• To hold open days for volume hiring and new venue openings

• Support the Recruitment Manager in resourcing CVs from job boards for key roles

• Support the Recruitment Manager in projects to broaden reach and establishing new partnerships

• Work with venues to deep dive into recruitment and onboarding to improve selection decisions and improve retention

Learning & Development:

• Support the L&D Manager in managing the course calendar: sourcing internal venues, sending joining instructions, producing training materials, gathering feedback on training

• Support the L&D Manager in delivering the Learning Management System Project


• Support Head of People in organising internal events

• Responding to general queries

• Producing employment references

• Dealing with escalated payroll queries

• Other duties as reasonably requested by the Head of People

In return, we offer a salary of £22,000 per annum plus your CIPD qualification funded via the apprenticeship levy, 28 days annual leave, discounts across Searcys venues and high street retailers, whilst not forgetting amazing learning and development opportunities!