Recruitment Consultant


University of Northampton
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Full time
Business Dress




Are you a confident and driven individual, looking to take your first step towards your future career?

Part of the dynamically growing Supporting Education Group, Teaching Personnel is the UK’s leading education recruitment agency, with hundreds of thousands of teachers who have chosen us since 1996 and over 5,000 schools who choose us every year. We have 80+ branches across England & Wales and are the first-choice agency for over 12,000 job seekers.

We match talented educators with schools and whether it is finding the best teaching assistant to support literacy or a maths teacher to deliver curriculum continuity for a group of GCSE maths pupils, our teams go home at night knowing they have played a part in the education of thousands of pupils and in the careers of countless educators.

We are on an exciting journey of growth and we are looking to add a Recruitment Consultant to our Northampton team.
As a Recruitment Consultant at Teaching Personnel, you bring schools and teachers together, towards a better education experience for pupils. You will join a thriving team covering a specialist SEN sector and will be responsible for building your candidate pool and school base across a local area – and we will be right there, supporting and cheering you on.

Should you choose to accept it, your mission will be to:

•Delight your customers through strong relationship building and delivery of best quality teachers and support staff
•Proactively build and develop your own candidate database and match them to the right roles (permanent or temporary)
•Maintain that all-important personal touch through regular face-to-face client visits, high impact sales conversations and ongoing engagement with key decision makers
•Meet and exceed agreed targets and objectives

Who You Are:

A highly enthusiastic perpetual learner, you will flourish in our team if you:

•Are passionate about the difference education can make in the world, regardless of whether or not you have worked in the sector before
•Have a proven flair for spotting talent and matching the right people with the right roles
•Love talking to people and you’re great at written communication as well
•Have a project management mindset: you think logically through stages of activities, you plan, deliver and follow-up
•Are curious and inquisitive and thrive on listening to people and understanding their backgrounds, needs and aspirations
•Enjoy teamwork and are able to demonstrate autonomy and initiative
What We Offer:

•The opportunity to work alongside and be mentored by best-in-class sector professionals who love seeing you grow and flourish
•A career path that can take you to the very top with several opportunities to promote every year
•Access to excellent training and development and fantastic market leading technology to give you the data, insights and resources you need to succeed
•Generous holiday entitlement which increases with service
•Additional cash bonuses for performance
•Two awesome award nights a year (summer and Christmas)
•Local incentives with prizes varying from a free lunch to a day at the races
•Holiday prize draws
•Discounted gym membership, discounts on purchases at a large selection of national retailers, free monthly cinema tickets
•Contributory stakeholder pension and life assurance
•Eye care plan

We are open to a flexible remote or hybrid working pattern.