Recruitment Consultant - Education

Posted 5 February by Teaching Personnel Ltd

Are you a goal-orientated and eager graduate looking to start a career in recruitment? If the opportunity to work for the market leading education agency at the start of your career sounds appealing, this opportunity as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant could be perfect for you.

Teaching Personnel, the UK's largest education recruitment company, is seeking to hire a Trainee Recruitment Consultant immediately in our Cambridge office. The office is located in Cambridge Vision Park in Histon. You'll be working with a small team of consultants with the support of 2 experienced Managers who will offer you a great level of coaching and mentoring, ideal to kick start your career in recruitment.

As a Recruitment Consultant, you will be required to do a high volume of sales and business development calls to schools across your local region as well as resourcing and recruiting quality teachers and carrying out interviews and creating quality marketing and advertising. Alongside this you will be having regular face-to-face client visits whilst building relationships with key decision makers in schools.

A background in sales and working towards targets will be advantageous and an understanding of the education sector will be preferred, however not essential. This is a great opportunity for a graduate who is looking for career progression with a company where they can be promoted up to 4 times in one year.

Along with fantastic training and a structured career path you can expect an excellent starting salary, performance related commission and a large range of benefits including:

  • Reduced working hours in school holidays (9-4)
  • Generous holiday entitlement which increases with service
  • Contributory stakeholder pension
  • Daily coaching, mentoring and support
  • A positive working environment
  • Life assurance
  • Childcare voucher scheme
  • Regular prizes for service and performance and two company events a year

To be considered for this Trainee Recruitment Consultant opportunity, please apply with an up to date CV and a covering letter straight away. Interviews are being arranged for an immediate start, the busiest period of the academic year is almost upon us for the supply market, do not hesitate to register your interest.

Required skills

  • sales
  • KPI's
  • business development
  • targets
  • client-meetings

Application question

Do you drive and have access to a vehicle?

Reference: 34400104

Bank or payment details should not be provided when applying for a job. is not responsible for any external website content. All applications should be made via the 'Apply now' button.

Report this job