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HR Support Apprenticeship

This apprenticeship is designed to support career development for anyone who is specialising in HR, where they will be taking ownership for providing advice on a wide range of issues, using company policy and current law. Typical job roles Include: HR Administrator, HR Advisor, and HR Officer.
18 months

HR Professionals in this role are typically either working in a medium to large organisation as part of the HR function delivering front-line support to managers and employees or are a HR Manager in a small organisation. Your work is likely to include handling day to day queries and providing HR advice; working on a range of HR processes, ranging from transactional to relatively complex, from recruitment through to retirement; using HR systems to keep records; providing relevant HR information to the business; working with the business on HR changes.

You will typically be taking ownership 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. In a larger organisation you may also have responsibility for managing a small team – this aspect is outside the scope of this apprenticeship and will need to be covered separately by your employer.

When does the course start?

You can start this apprenticeship at any time, please contact us for further information.

What does the course cover?

On this apprenticeship learn a range of knowledge, skills, and behaviours including:

  • HR legislation and policies
  • HR functions
  • HR systems and processes
  • Problem solving 
  • Teamwork 
  • Honesty and integrity
When will I attend?

This is mainly a work-based qualification with online learning taking place during working hours.

What will I achieve?

On successful completion, you will achieve a Level 3 HR Support Apprenticeship.


What are the entry requirements?

The entry requirement for this apprenticeship will be decided by each employer however, it is recommended that you have a GCSE grade 4/C or above in maths and English or equivalent..

How much does the course cost?

There is no charge to the apprentice, employers will pay a contribution to the fee.