What challenges have you encountered as part of your recruitment process?
We aim to find the perfect apprenticeship candidate for our employers as quickly as possible, no matter where they’re based in the country. Firebrand Apprenticeships offers a free, fast recruitment service to employers hiring an IT apprentice, so we always focus on finding candidates with the relevant personal skills and interest in IT in areas inside and outside of major UK cities.
What was the average number of applications received per job posting?
Between 30-60 applicants, with even more in major towns and cities.
How long, on average, did it previously take to complete a phone screen interview?
It took approximately 45 minutes.