• Office Location: East Wing, Southgate House, Wood Street, Cardiff CF10 1JJ
  • Office Name: Cardiff Education
  • Salary: £19000 - £33500
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Role Type: Full-time
  • Job Ref: 460060

Recruitment Consultant

Reed Education are currently looking for a ambitious, sales driven Recruitment Consultant to run a brand new Ancillary Desk to cover the Bristol and surrounding area’s. There is a huge need for Administration staff, Cleaning staff, Caretaking staff etc in all schools across the South West – and this desk will be able to target the Primary, Secondary and SEN sectors. The opportunity will include being able to place temp and perm candidates making it a hybrid desk that no one else has ever run before meaning the sky really is the limit as you wont be stepping on anyone’s toes! We currently service schools that come to us with these types of vacancies and our fill rate is superb – without having a dedicated consultant to cover it even.

The role can a work from home or remote role, or an office based role. 

It will require a Recruitment Consultant who likes a varied day, and a fast paced work environment. They must enjoy being part of a wider team and also be a great team player. It will be a busy desk with lots going on, and so a consultant who can manage their time, and organise their priorities will be key. 

A Recruitment Consultant’s role is largely business development focused, and will involve cold calling to new and existing clients to develop strong relationships and winning new contracts. 

You will be responsible for: 

  • Identifying new business opportunities 

  • Business development calls 

  • Managing the complete recruitment life cycle 

  • Meeting with clients 

  • Sourcing candidates by networking and headhunting 

The Benefits: 

  • Opportunity to earn uncapped commission 

  • Professional & Personal Development funding

  • Paid Sabbaticals 

  • Health Cash Plan Discount

  • Wellbeing Centre 

  • 25 days holiday plus public holidays 

If you’re an experienced recruiter who is resilient and ambitious, and wishing to work for the UK’s best known recruitment brand, we want to hear from you.

Simply submit an application to express your interest! If successful Talent Acquisition will get in contact to arrange a telephone interview. Following this we will either arrange a video interview or register your interest for a face to face interview once social distancing guidance permits this.  

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We also offer an accredited Recruitment Apprenticeship training scheme for our new starters who don’t have recruitment experience. On completion of your years training, you will receive an industry leading training qualification at Level 3 NVQ Diploma in Recruitment, and Level 3 Certificate in Principles of Recruitment Practice.


Join Reed and help us achieve our purpose of improving lives through work.

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  • #1 Recruitment Agency – Glassdoor Best Places To Work 2020
  • Glassdoor Top CEOs 2019
  • The JobCrowd Top Companies for Graduates to Work For 2021
  • The JobCrowd Top Companies for Apprentices to Work For 2021

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All job offers are subject to satisfactory references and compliance with vetting requirements applicable to the job role. Reed is an equal opportunities employer.  We aim to ensure that no candidate or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, race, disability, sexual orientation, religion or belief, age, gender identity, marital or civil partnership status, pregnancy or maternity.  We are a MINDFUL EMPLOYER and offer a guaranteed interview scheme for disabled applicants who meet the minimum criteria.

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