2015 will be a great year for recruitment sector, say Select Appointments
According to the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC) the sector is set to grow by 9 per cent this year. Moreover, the body’s latest employment statistics show that 8 out of 10 employers plan to increase the number of permanent workers in the next three months and 4 out of 10 employers plan to increase their number of agency staff. In addition, 74% of microbusinesses plan to hire permanent workers in the short term.
Graeme McKinnon, managing director of Select Appointments, said, “The prospects for the recruitment sector this year look very good indeed. Employers look set to employ more staff and this will raise the demand for high quality recruitment services.”
He added, “There has never been a better time to consider a career in recruitment. At Select we make it easy for anyone with a passion for business and building relationships, to start and grow their own recruitment agency business. Operating under the Select Appointments brand, we provide our franchise owners with excellent business start up training, on-going business mentoring programmes and a whole range of back office support services to help them to grow their business, all backed by a recruitment brand with a 35-year track record.”