Recruitment Resourcer

St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Date Posted:25 Aug 2020
  1. Work for Tradewind internally
  1. Permanent

Recruitment Resourcer

St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Do you want to work for one of The Sunday Times 100 best small companies? We are currently looking for a Recruitment Resourcer to join our highly motivated and experienced team in St Albans. You will be an excellent team player with the ability to work autonomously, a self-motivator with a proactive and enthusiastic attitude.
We're looking for someone with ambition and great ideas, as well as the ability to recruit the best candidates for our sales team. Leading from the front and as an ambassador of our core values, you will help our existing talent earn more money and achieve greater success through demonstrating strong individual performance and providing clear strategic direction. You will be excited about supporting the branch to grow and to see your hard work pay off after finding the right candidates for our vacancies. It's a great team, a great location and most importantly, a great opportunity that will propel your career and earnings forward.

Main functions
* Source Teachers and Support Staff by advertising, CV searching, Referrals and by other means
* Interview candidates and assist compliance with vetting, in preparation for them going in to schools
* Write creative and exciting candidates profiles for our Sales Consultants to send out to our schools
* Focus on bringing in high amounts of quality candidates to keep up with the demand in our schools
* Build strong relationships with both internal staff and candidates
* Use your great communication skills to encourage Teachers and Support Staff to work with Tradewind
* Adhere to weekly targets and KPI's, set in conjunction with your manager

Tradewind is one of the top three Education Recruitment Agencies in London and one of the fastest growing across the UK. In exchange for your experience and commitment, we offer you great benefits including: above market base salaries and guaranteed annual salary reviews, market leading Candidate Consultant commission scheme, all commission paid from start date and not reliant on probationary period and many other benefits along the way.

We work from 7am-5.30pm Monday to Friday. We offer 1 hour lunch break and the opportunity to take longer lunch breaks if you want to go to the gym. During the school holidays, we make up for the long hours by only working 4.5 hour days!
You can also take advantage of the many holiday days that you are entitled to when the schools are closed!

We believe in paying exceptional people exceptionally well. Our starting salaries are above-market, and we offer commission scheme in almost every position.

Paid time off:
This is a great place to come to work every day, but getting away is important. That's why we offer 35 days (7 weeks) PLUS an additional 8 days Public Holiday of paid vacation each year to new employees. In addition, we offer reduced hours to our teams during all school holidays.

Your development matters:
We are proud of our culture of appointing internally for management roles. We believe that progression is determined by each individual.

Breakfast is on us! We are stocked with healthy food to keep us energised and focused (fruit, cereal, bread).
We celebrate our success: Annual Awards Ceremony, 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.

What qualities are we looking for in the successful candidate?

* Previous Resourcer experience is preferred but not essential
* Minimum of GCSE grade C in English and Maths
* Confident to spend most of your day chatting on the phone to teachers!
* A warm and friendly personality, with the ability to build strong relationships
* Excellent communication is paramount, someone who has a great telephone manner
* A fast learner, someone who can pick up new systems quickly and you must be IT literate

If you are up for the challenge and want to join a progressive, energetic and fast growing business, please contact Adrian by sending your CV to

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this Recruitment Resourcer position, or for more information about the role we have on offer, contact Adrian on 01727 236255 /

We look forward to hearing from you and helping take you on the next step of your recruitment career.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. As a Tradewind employee you'll have access to 25 fully certified CPD courses, that's 18 more than our next nearest competitor. We have the very best people to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay and plenty of development opportunities. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 11 offices in the UK, including: London, the West Midlands, the North West, East Anglia, the North East, the South West, Yorkshire, the Midlands, Herts and Bucks.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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.