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Talent Business Partner - Early Careers/Apprenticeships

Michael Page Human Resources
Leeds, England
Closing date
4 Feb 2022

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Professional Services
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Type
Talent Management
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Job Details

A brand new role within a Professional Services business in Leeds

Responsible for Talent Pathways/Apprenticeships for IT/Finance/HR

Client Details

A well established, growing Professional Services business in Leeds in the process of putting in place a new Talent & Learning & Development function.


An exciting time to join the business as part the new Talent & Learning & Development function in a newly created role supporting IT, Finance and HR talent programs.

Reporting into the Head of Talent & Learning & Development

  • Establish and run work experience schemes
  • Establish and run apprenticeship schemes
  • Establish Talent pathways in support areas
  • Support maintenance of the Sponsorship programs
  • Produce monthly management information f
  • Manage and plan events such as National Apprenticeship Week, open evenings, University visits, etc.
  • Build upon our current progression process to ensure that it is consistent across all functions and clearly demonstrates lateral career pathways
  • Ensure that Succession Plans are in place for all functions and that any retention risk areas are proactively managed and mitigated
  • Create and implement tools and support resources around talent management, performance management, professional and career development
  • Provide guidance and act as an 'expert' across talent management and development at all levels
  • Assist employees with personal learning and career development as well as develop and lead training activities
  • Partner with the businesses hiring managers to work as one team
  • Headhunting and delivery of talent end to end
  • Maintain accurate data to use to influence stakeholders.
  • Proactively design solutions or bring new ideas to overcome challenges


  • Have previously worked in Early Careers/Apprenticeship capacity in either a Recruitment/L&D or HR role
  • Have previously worked in a white collar business
  • Ability to work independently and self sufficiently
  • Strategic thinker and proactive
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Practical, structured, organised and adaptive approach to the job
  • Good external network/networking skills
  • Previously implemented italent programmes that have impact
  • Knowledge of current Talent & Development methods
  • Strong business acumen
  • Highly developed presentation and facilitation skills with ability to operate at all levels of the organisation

Job Offer

  • Excellent salary
  • 3 days office based Leeds, 2 days WFH
  • Benefits package


Michael Page Human Resources is acknowledged as one of the leading recruitment companies for human resources with over 30 years of recruitment expertise and a team of specialist consultants based in offices nationwide.  If you’re looking for permanent or temporary job opportunities in human resources, let us use our extensive network and strong relationships to help you find you the next step in your career.

Michael Page Human Resources recruit HR roles nationwide, ranging from HR Administrator to Global HR Director and also within the specialist areas of HR including Learning & Development, Recruitment, Reward, and Talent.

We offer vacancies across executive, director, manager and junior levels with many of the UK’s leading companies. Our teams have specialist consultants that focus on permanent, interim and contract opportunities. Find out more about our consultants here.

To get started browse for human resources jobs or contact one of our offices directly to find out how our expertise could make a difference to your HR recruitment process.

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