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Trainee Recruitment Consultant - Swansea and West Wales

Cardiff, South Glamorgan
£22,500 to £30,000
Job Type
8 Sep 2022

Join Teaching Personnel.Make a difference every day, in the lives of pupils, teachers and schools.Teaching Personnel is the UK's leading education recruitment agency. We are currently looking for an energetic and friendly individual to join our ever-expanding team as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant based in our South Wales location.

The role would be working for the Swansea & West Wales branch of Teaching Personnel; however, the role would be based in our Welsh hub office which is based in central Cardiff. Due to the office base and the large geographical area being covered, we do only consider applications from people who have access to a vehicle and the ability to drive.We are looking for a trainee recruitment consultant to join the team to help support and maintain existing business, while also growing and developing the business into new areas. The Swansea & West Wales team, work with Primary, Secondary and SEN schools across Neath Port Talbot, Carmarthenshire, Swansea and Pembrokeshire.

Our Wales team is made up of diverse, dynamic, and social individuals with varying experience and backgrounds. They always maintain a positive working environment and have a good reputation amongst clients and candidates for delivering excellent customer service while also maintaining very positive professional relationships.This is a full time, permanent position starting as soon as possible.The RoleAs a Trainee Recruitment Consultant at Teaching Personnel, you bring schools and teachers together, towards a better education experience for pupils. You are not required to have experience in this career or any work experience at all, so long as you bring your energy and willingness to learn to the table. You will join a thriving team covering a specialist 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. Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Make a high volume of sales and business development calls to schools across your local area
  • Build and develop your own candidate database by sourcing and recruiting quality teachers and support staff and matching them to temporary and permanent job placements
  • Have regular face-to-face client meetings (via video conferencing due to COVID-19) to build relationships with key decision makers in schools
  • Work to KPIs and targets in line with your branch and career ladder
  • Contribute to the wider team and help support group performance

Who You AreA 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
  • 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
  • Salary and Benefits
In return for your efforts we offer a great package consisting of:
  • A career path that can take you to the very top with several opportunities to promote every year
  • Annual salary from £22,500 - £30,000 per year to reflect skills and experience with performance-related commission
  • 25 days holiday + UK bank holidays, increasing with service
  • Reduced working hours during school holidays (9am - 4pm and 9am till 3pm in summer holidays)
  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance & eye care plan
  • Discounted gym membership, discounts on purchases at a large selection of national retailers, free monthly cinema tickets
  • Holiday prize draws
  • Two fantastic award nights a year (summer and Christmas)
  • Local incentives with prizes varying from a free lunch to a day at the races
  • Additional cash bonuses for performance
  • Access to excellent training and development and fantastic market leading technology to give you the data, insights and resources you need to succeed.
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  • Job Reference: 707318435-2
  • Date Posted: 8 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Teaching Personnel
    Teaching Personnel
  • Location: Cardiff, South Glamorgan
  • Salary: £22,500 to £30,000
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent