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Date Added: Tue 27/04/2021

Education Recruitment Consultant

Scunthorpe, UK
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Job Type: Contract

Salary: £22000 - £30000 / annually

Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire

£22,000-£30,000 per annum 

Vision for Education is looking to appoint a Recruitment Consultant to join our team in Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire, where you will be working with schools across Lincolnshire. This is a fantastic opportunity for a Recruitment Consultant to join the market leaders in education recruitment in the Lincolnshire area, recruiting high-quality teaching and support staff for short and long-term placements and permanent roles.

The role:

Vision for Education are proud offer an unrivalled service to both schools and teachers.

You will provide a vital link between clients and candidates. The role is demanding and diverse and involves:

  • Working with a large client base - many of the schools work exclusively with Vision for Education.
  • Using sales, business development and marketing techniques and networking opportunities to attract business from client schools.
  • Visiting clients to build and develop close working relationships.
  • Developing a good understanding of client schools; what they do and their culture and environment.
  • Advertising vacancies by placing adverts on a variety of job boards including the Vision for Education website and the TES website.
  • Using social media to advertise positions, attract candidates and build relationships with candidates, employers, and the teaching community.
  • Headhunting - identifying and approaching suitable candidates who may already be in work.
  • Using candidate databases to match the right person to the client's vacancy.
  • Receiving and reviewing applications, managing interviews, and creating a shortlist of candidates for the client.
  • Requesting references and checking the suitability of applicants before submitting their details to the client.
  • Briefing the candidate about the responsibilities, salary, and benefits of the job.
  • Preparing CVs and correspondence to forward to clients in respect of suitable applicants.
  • Organising interviews for candidates as requested by the client.
  • Informing candidates about the results of their interviews.
  • Using our Salesforce system to manage bookings.
  • Coordinating sponsorship activities for client schools.

The successful Trainee Recruitment Consultant will have/be:

  • Excellent communication and sales skills.
  • The ability to grow a desk (primary, secondary or SEND) from the start.
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills.
  • An ability to organise their own workload and meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated and resilient.
  • The ability to act on their own initiative.
  • Possess a professional and ethical approach to business.
  • Be able to forge and maintain relationships over the telephone and face-to-face.
  • Possess a desire to exceed the highest levels of customer service.
  • Operate effectively as part of a happy, motivated team.

What we offer:

  • Excellent salary package with an open-ended bonus system.
  • Company/team performance incentives throughout the year.
  • Excellent career progression and professional development opportunities.
  • Regular team events.
  • Friendly, professional, and hard-working team environment.
  • Reduced working hours during school holidays.

How to apply:

To be considered for the role of trainee recruitment consultant please email an up-to-date CV and contact details to #removed#, or call Jessica on #removed# for an informal chat about the position.


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