Your new job in recruitment
Education Recruitment is fast-paced and dynamic, every day you'll be making a lasting impact. Hays Education is expanding their Education specialism in London, and are therefore looking for experienced Recruitment Consultants / Principal Consultants with experience within the Education sector. As an experienced education recruiter you will be expected to contribute to the growth and expansion of Hays Education business in London. You will tasked with growing a warm temporary education desk, focusing on Primary Schools. You will be provided with extensive support and training on our systems, and the Hays methodology, but are expected to bring real drive, expertise and value to the role. It's hard work as you'll have to hit both sales and activity targets (and we have high expectations here at Hays) but a career in recruitment at Hays is extremely rewarding.
Hays is the most successful specialist recruiter in the U.K, placing more than one candidate into a new job every minute of every business day. We've been voted the best recruiter to work for in the U.K. by Glassdoor and we're the most followed recruiter globally on LinkedIn.
Our London Victoria office is home to our UK leading Public Sector business, consisting of over 100 consultants recruiting across 11 specialisms. We have a fantastic team, strong and supportive management and a great culture. Within this Victoria business, you will be joining the Education team, a vibrant group of consultants delivering into education market within London.
What you'll need to succeed with us
To succeed you'll need to demonstrate that you're sales driven, results-focused, and possess an ambitious drive to succeed. Recruitment is hard work and it takes time and perseverance to achieve results so resilience, persistence and determination is key. You need to be passionate about people, outgoing and confident. As an experienced professional, you will need to have demonstrable skills in Education recruitment.
What you'll get in return from us
As a recruiter at Hays you'll run your own business but be given the support of our market-leading brand, receive world-class training and have access to the best tools and technology in the industry.
You will be paid a competitive salary, uncapped commission, incentives, referral bonuses of up to £2000 and a range of attractive employee benefits like discounted gym membership, annual season ticket loans, the ability to buy extra holidays and generous shopping discounts.
We operate a meritocratic culture where you are rewarded and recognised based on your results, and high performing individuals can be fast-tracked through numerous promotions within a few years.
It's hard work and we expect excellence but if you deliver the results your earning potential and career progression knows no limits.
What you need to do now
Interested in this vacancy with Hays? Click ‘apply now’ or call Katie Brightly, Business Director for Internal Recruitment, straightaway on to discuss your suitability. Alternatively please email your CV to
Our culture is meritocratic; we share a passion for creating opportunities for our people to flourish & succeed whatever their background. We deliver a world-class service to a diverse customer-base and as such welcome applications from people from diverse backgrounds.
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