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HR Administrator (Modern Apprentice)

HR Administrator (Modern Apprentice)

(1 year fixed term contract with potential to become permanent upon successful completion of SVQ and consolidation of learning)

35 hours per week

£16,380 per annum


Zero Waste Scotland, Scotland’s resource efficiency and circular economy expert is looking for a hardworking and motivated HR Modern Apprentice to join their busy team.


About the role

So, what do you look for in a role? great location, good benefits, flexibility, development? Look no more we are looking to add to our highly motivated and close-knit team.  We are seeking a hardworking and motivated HR Modern Apprentice to join our busy team. In this role you will work closely with our HR team to provide effective and efficient administrative support working across the business to support all people and health and safety related issues.

You will be responsible for all round general HR and Health and Safety Administration including recruitment, induction, co-ordination of training, facilities support, record maintenance, payroll, contributing to our reporting processes. In addition to this you will be developing your own learning whilst working towards a level 3 SVQ in Business and Administration with our support and encouragement.

An apprenticeship is a work-based training programme that leads to an industry approved qualification. The training will be both on the job, which means apprentices learn the right mix of skills, abilities and knowledge.

This is a one year fixed term contract with the potential to become permanent upon successful completion of SVQ and consolidation of learning.


The ideal candidate

With excellent communication and interpersonal skills; you will thrive on building relationships at all levels. Fantastically methodical you will also be adept at managing competing demands and ensuring attention to detail. You will also be able to work confidentially and be a real whizz with all Microsoft Office Packages. An interest in the recycling and the environment would be advantageous.

Have you got what it takes? Then please apply now;

We welcome applications from all suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status or pregnancy and maternity.


Salary and benefits

We are Scottish Living Wage Accredited, and the salary is in accordance with this at £16,380.

We offer excellent benefits; including a contributory pension scheme, private healthcare, life assurance, employee welfare assistance, enhanced family leave and generous holidays.


Our organisation

Zero Waste Scotland exists to lead Scotland to use products and resources responsibly, focusing on where we can have the greatest impact on climate change. 

Using evidence and insight, our goal is to inform policy, and motivate individuals and businesses to embrace the environmental, economic, and social benefits of a circular economy. 

We are a not-for-profit environmental organisation, funded by the Scottish Government and European Regional Development Fund.


This role is based in our Stirling office located next to Stirling railway station and is conveniently accessed from across central Scotland.

For further details and to apply please click here.


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