Recruitment Administrator-Work Placement Experience Programme

The Work Placement Experience Programme (WPEP) is a 6-month, 30 hour per week voluntary work experience programme. The programme is for jobseekers that are currently getting a qualifying social welfare payment and who have been unemployed for six months (156 days) or more.

The weekly rate of payment is €311.

Job Description

The participant will gain practical experience and training in the following key tasks: · Source candidates by using databases and social media. · Evaluate and screen CV’s / Job applications. · Conduct phone, Skype and/or in-person interviews. · Provide a shortlist of qualified candidates to hiring manager. · Contact new employees and prepare onboarding sessions. · Prepare new hire paperwork. · Maintain a complete record of interviews and new hires. · Other ad hoc duties as assigned by Recruitment Executive Preferably skills but not essential as full training provided: · Ability to working in a fast paced environment and managing multiple tasks and priorities. · Highly motivated and a dynamic ‘can do’ attitude with an ability to work independently to deliver results. · Ability to effectively manage tasks, including following up on outstanding action items. · Familiarity with social media tools.

Role Description

This is a training and work experience opportunity; no prior experience in this role is necessary. Accredited and/or sector recognised training will be provided to support your placement. Participants are eligible to participate in the WPEP QQI Work Experience Module which was developed by the Education & Training Boards in collaboration with the Department of Social Protection. This optional module will fulfil your accredited training requirements for the WPEP. The participant will receive formal/informal training and mentoring in the following: Screening and shortlisting CV's Knowledge of the recruitment process from start to finish Training in using our online application system Social Media Platforms Communication skills Team working skills.

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