Recruitment Administrator

Sanctuary Housing
£19,372 per annum
09 Mar 2018
20 Mar 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

At Sanctuary Care we believe in providing high quality care homes where people are looked after with the utmost dignity and respect. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who will share our mission statement ‘Keeping kindness at the heart of our care’.

Recruitment Administrator


£19,372 per annum (rising to £20,719 after 12 months, subject to satisfactory performance)

35 hours per week

Why work for us?

Sanctuary Group is one of the UK’s leading providers of housing, care and community services. We provide a diverse range of services across a group structure including general rented, sheltered, supported accommodation, student and key worker accommodation and care homes. With around 12,000 employees, we maintain a culture where diversity is valued and talent is nurtured and rewarded.

At Sanctuary Care, we put people at the heart of everything we do and that includes our staff. We invest heavily in your training, promote a strong teamwork ethic and make sure that you have the support and resources you need to reach your potential. Our strength lies in the quality of our people and we employ those who share our value of keeping kindness at the heart of our care.

The role of Recruitment Administrator

Sitting within the wider Sanctuary Care team we have an exciting opportunity for a Recruitment Administrator to join our dedicated in-house recruitment team which provides end-to-end recruitment expertise and support to our Sanctuary Care operation. 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.

Taking responsibility for your designated region, you will manage vacancies from the initial point of contact with the Hiring Manager; you will produce and publish adverts across different media, assess applicant volumes and oversee pre-employment activity for successful candidates while liaising with numerous internal stakeholders along the way. This role is extremely varied and we are seeking candidates who can ensure this function evolves and improves enabling us to deliver a first class recruitment experience. Initiative and passion is sought 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, does this sound like you?

Ready to join us?

As part of our commitment to making Sanctuary a great place to work, we offer you access to a range of great employee benefits and the opportunity to develop and progress within your career. Benefits include:

  • A contributory pension scheme
  • 25 days leave (rising to a maximum of 30 days) plus bank holidays
  • Life Assurance
  • Health & well-being plans
  • Discounted products & services
  • Personal advice and counseling
  • Family-friendly arrangements
  • Tax efficient benefits
  • Learning and development opportunities

    To apply please click the blue Apply button at the top of the page. The Reference number for this position is: 35193

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    Closing Date: 15 March 2018

Building Equality and Diversity

We work closely with the Home Office in order to prevent illegal working.

An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be necessary in the event of a successful application which we will pay for.

Sanctuary Care Limited is a subsidiary of Sanctuary Housing Association, an exempt charity.