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Title:  Recruitment Administrator


Worcester, West Midlands, GB, WR1 3ZQ

Department:  Human Resources
Operation:  Sanctuary Group
Requisition Number:  176022

Sanctuary is one of the UK’s leading providers of housing, care and community services. With around 13,000 employees, we maintain a culture where diversity is valued and talent is nurtured and rewarded.



Recruitment Administrator


Worcester based with a balance of home and office working


£21,514 - £22,647 per annum


35 hour per week, Mon – Fri 9am-5pm




The role of Recruitment Administrator

Sitting within the wider HR function we have an exciting opportunity for a Recruitment Administrator to join our in-house recruitment team. Responding to recruitment requests in an organised and effective manner you will be a team player with the ability to deliver exceptional customer service in a recruitment capacity.

You will manage vacancies from the initial point of contact with the Hiring Manager, obtaining relevant internal approvals and produce and publish adverts across different media publications. In addition to this you will administer a group inbox and deal with complex queries relating to recruitment.  This role is extremely varied and we are seeking candidates who can deliver a first class recruitment experience. Initiative and enthusiasm are key attributes for this rewarding yet often demanding role.


Skills and experiences

You will be an experienced administrator and ideally your background will lie within recruitment or HR.  With strong IT skills (databases and MS Office) you will understand the need to keep accurate records to enable reporting in an efficient manner.  Your ability to communicate professionally and keep hiring managers and others updated at all times is pivotal to success so experience managing conflicting priorities and tight deadlines is important.  Recruitment requires a sense of urgency and the ability to multi-task on a daily basis.


Why work for us?

One of the UK’s leading providers of housing, care and commercial services, Sanctuary Group employs more than 13,000 people and manages over 100,000 units of accommodation throughout England and Scotland, including general rented, retirement living, supported housing, student and key worker accommodation and care homes. Sanctuary also provides a range of other services including maintenance, care and telecare, all of which are delivered by our dedicated employees who are completely committed to customer service. 


Our Benefits    

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, where your wellbeing is of genuine importance, we have developed an attractive employment package. The package recognises your contribution, supports your physical, mental and financial health and gives you the flexibility to tailor your employee benefits by offering:

  • 25 days annual leave (rising to a maximum of 30 days) plus public holidays 
  • A pension scheme with matching employer contributions from Sanctuary up to set limits
  • Life Assurance
  • Employee Advice Service including counselling
  • Cycle to Work scheme
  • Voluntary health plans  
  • Employee discounts
  • Wellbeing support and tools
  • Employee recognition scheme
  • The full time salary is £21,514 per annum (rising to £22,647 per annum after 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance)


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Closing Date: 10th July  2022


We reserve the right depending on application numbers to close or extend the closing dates for positions; we would therefore recommend an early application.


‘For an insight into what it’s like to work for us, take a look at #LifeatSanctuary on Twitter’


Building Equality and Diversity

Sanctuary Group encourages and welcomes applications from people from diverse backgrounds to support our commitment to offering an inclusive environment for our employees and customers. 
We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent unlawful working.
Sanctuary Group is a trading name of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.