Candidate Consultant

Manchester, Greater Manchester
MLM - CC39583_1606465391
Date Posted:27 Nov 2020
  1. Work for Tradewind internally
£22000 - £24000 per annum
  1. Permanent

Candidate Consultant

Manchester, Greater Manchester
Tradewind Education Recruitment are Hiring!!
The Manchester Primary team are currently looking for an exceptional Candidate Consultant, an individual who is looking to enter the world of education recruitment.
Education recruitment is exciting and rewarding. We provide schools with the very best teachers and support staff across Greater Manchester. The candidates we recruit are in schools teaching and supporting potential future leaders of this country! We have a really responsible job to ensure that schools receive the best teachers and those teachers deliver the best education to children. It's as simple as that.
So.. What are we looking for? We are looking for a Candidate Consultant to join our experienced and very successful Primary Teachers team.
The role
As a Candidate Consultant your role is vital in supporting your team in recruiting the very best Teachers in the market. Your key responsibilities will include but will not be limited to:
- Resource, recruit and undertake registration interviews for outstanding candidates from the education sector
- Focus on candidate database growth week on week, year on year
-Grow a candidate database though job adverts and CV searches
- Adhere to weekly targets and KPI's, set in conjunction with your manager
- Work closely with the Sales team to ensure relevant candidate attraction and minimum utilisation targets are hit
- Work closely with the Compliance Team to ensure 100% file compliance
- Write accurate and concise profiles of candidates registered
- manage a database of candidates and ensure you provide your team with a steady flow of candidates
We are really keen to speak with highly motivated candidates with an interest in Education. If you have prior experience of working in education recruitment great, and if not, we provide excellent training and support on the job. This role is pivotal to the success of the team. The must haves are; to be an excellent team player with the motivation and drive to forge yourself an outstanding career within a fantastic company.
Does this sound like you? If the answer is yes, then I would love to hear from you.
You'll be joining a great team, in a great location and most importantly, a great opportunity that will propel your career to become a sales consultant within 12-24 months.

Tradewind is one of the top Education Recruitment Agencies in Manchester and one of the fastest growing across the UK. We are in the Times Top 100 Best Companies to Work For for the 4th year running, an achievement we are very proud of! We offer you great benefits including: above market base salaries and guaranteed annual salary reviews, market leading Education/Recruitment Consultant commission scheme, all commission paid from start date and not reliant on probationary period and lots of other perks along the way.

What's in it for you?
Your development matters:
As a Candidate consultant your development and training is important to us. You will receive a comprehensive introduction to the company where you will gain a deep understanding of our business' core values. You will also receive on the job support and training in the first 6 months of your probation period.
You will be given a clear promotional pathway which is both clear and achievable. As a business, we are proud of our culture of appointing internally for management roles. We believe that progression is determined by each individual.
We believe in paying exceptional people exceptionally well. Our starting salaries are above-market, and the commission for Candidate Consultants is fantastic.
Paid time off:
This is a great place to come to work every day, but getting away is important. we offer reduced hours for Candidate Consultants during August holidays.
Perks & stuff:
We've got a kitchen stocked with healthy food to keep us energised and focused. We celebrate our success: Annual Awards Ceremony and Annual Weekend Away for the whole company, Director's Dinner - three times per year, Christmas Party. And we're always taking suggestions on how to make this place even better.
If you are up for the challenge and want to join a progressive, energetic and fast growing business please contact me, Mark Laurie, on 0161 674 0138 or contact me via email on

4 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 4th year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.