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Trainee Recruitment Consultant

Location: Cambridge
Salary: £20000 - £23000/annum commission
Posted: 26 days ago
Industry: Education
Contact Name: CV-Library
Teaching Personnel are hiring for our Cambridge office, applications welcomed now for the role of Trainee Recruitment Consultant with an immediate or summer start available. If you are coming to the end of your studies and looking for a graduate scheme/role, or you are looking for a change from you current role and interested in the exciting world of recruitment, we would like to hear from you. Teaching Personnel is the UK's leading education recruitment agency, we specialise in supplying staff on a permanent and temporary basis to schools in the UK and Wales. We are currently recruiting in Cambridge and this requires a committed and tenacious individual to join us as a Trainee Recruitment Consultant, we have vacancies to join our Primary and Special Educational Needs teams. This is full time and permanent, with a minimum starting salary of £23,000 and the opportunity to be promoted quarterly and forge a long lasting, successful career within the Education Recruitment sector. Trainee Recruitment Consultant  Teaching Personnel are the market leader in the sector. Applications are welcome from individuals of all backgrounds and experience, previous recruitment experience/knowledge is not a requirement, we have strong core values and look for individuals who can develop and progress through our unrivalled training and development programme. The role of Trainee Recruitment Consultant will involve working as part of a supportive team striving to grow their business and geographical area. In addition to working for the market leader, you will receive unrivalled daily coaching and on-going support to ensure you are successful. Knowledge of the education sector is desirable, through working in schools or family and friends within the education sector, however you will be given the tools and training to be a successful recruiter within TP. Main Duties and Responsibilities As a Trainee Recruitment Consultant at Teaching Personnel, you are the vital link between your client schools and candidates. You will join a thriving team who work with a specific sector in the local area, working to KPIs and targets to continue the growth within the branch and chosen location. You will: Make a high volume of sales and business development calls to schools in your area Build and develop your own candidate database by sourcing and recruiting quality support staff and teachers, including newly qualified teachers and teaching assistants and graduate aspiring teachers Conduct meetings to build relationships with key decision makers in schools in order to successfully service your clients requirements Contribute to our summer term campaign and September recruitment drive Support your team and achieve team targets as well as individual accolades Partake in an unrivalled Learning and Development programme with peers across the TP branch network About Us Teaching Personnel have provided a first-rate service to over 5,000 schools throughout the UK since 1996. We have registered thousands of teachers and classroom support staff and are the first-choice agency for over 12,000 job seekers. We have 80+ branches across England & Wales, a career path that can take you to the very top and a culture that rewards hard work and promotes teamwork. Teaching Personnel is your place to thrive! About You The ideal applicant will have strong communication and interpersonal skills and an outgoing personality, tenacity and urgency are extremely important in a fast-paced environment like Education. They will also be resilient and have a passion for education, you will be making a difference and supporting schools with their staffing needs. Teaching Personnel have a specific career path for consultants to progress. We review performance regularly and you may qualify for promotions up to 4 times per year based on performance and future business levels. Hours of Work This role is offered on a full time, permanent basis (42.5 hours per week, 5 days per week), working to current Government guidelines with office working and working from home – equipment provided to support WFH. Salary and Benefits In return for your efforts we offer a great package consisting of: Annual basic salary from £20,000 per year plus additional commission (£3000 minimum) 25 days holiday + UK bank holidays, increasing with service Reduced working hours during school holidays Contributory pension scheme Life assurance Nationwide retail discounts and perks Next Steps To be considered for this role please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible. For more information about why you should work for Teaching Personnel please visit our website and careers page. We look forward to receiving your application