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Recruitment Assistant

Job Reference: 918-AX5187

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT)
Recruitment & Resourcing
£18,813 to £20,795 pa (pro rata)

The role of the Recruitment Assistant is an essential role in providing a first class recruitment service to the organisation. Your responsibilities will include providing administrative support to managers in their recruitment of staff throughout the country, through excellent customer care, advice and communications. You will track vacancies and candidates from initial advertising placement, shortlisting, interviewing and pre employment checks.


You’ll preferably have gained experience in an office/customer-facing environment, where team work is paramount and using your own initiative is valued and expected. Experience of working with Information Technology using Microsoft Office packages (Word, Excel and Outlook) is essential.


In return we can offer a friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued, together with a competitive salary and an excellent pension scheme.


The base for this post is Unit D, Capitol Way, Dodworth, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S75 3FG.

From May/June 2020 you will be based at our new purpose-built site in Barnsley (full address above) which is just off Junction 37 of the M1. In the meantime, you will be based from Sheffield for which you may be eligible to claim expenses for the duration of this temporary arrangement.


Please note there will be both permanent and fixed term opportunities offering both full-time and part-time hours.


This vacancy will close for applications at Midnight on Sunday the 23rd February 2020.

Interviews are expected to be held week commencing Monday 9th March 2020, subject to confirmation.


If you are interested in finding out more about this role and the careers that we have available at NHS Blood and Transplant, please visit us at our Careers Event on Saturday 8th February at the Digital Media Centre, County Way, Barnsley, S70 2JW. For further information, please visit NHS Blood and Transplant Careers in the Further links section

NHS Blood and Transplant (NHSBT) offers a dynamic and friendly working environment where teamwork is highly valued. Personal development is also considered a priority and is supported through extensive training and development opportunities open to all employees.

We’re an inclusive organisation that reflects the diverse communities we work with and positively encourage applications from all sectors of the community.

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