Recruitment Consultant

Link Education Ltd
Orpington, Greater London
£22000 - £24000/annum Commission, Health Care
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Link Education is a leading recruitment specialist in the Education Sector supplying professional teaching and support staff to schools along with nursery nurses to day nurseries, offering the most cost-effective solutions within the education market. Due to rapid growth within the Education Sector we are looking to take on a consultant to continue the expansion of the business.

This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced education recruiter to join a busy team in a fast paced and fun environment where hard work is well rewarded.

The successful candidate will be motivated, target driven, the ability to manage an existing client base whilst developing new business within schools & day nurseries. You will also have extremely good communication skills, customer service and time management.


• New business gained through a structured and consultative business
development approach
• Manage, nurture and build relationships
• Develop a deep understanding of client business
• Understanding specific requirements for vacancies to be filled
• Anticipating future assignments
• Source the most suitable applicants, interviewing them and assessing
their knowledge and skill level
• Build strong relationships with all relevant applicants
• Work and liaise with colleagues in other parts of the business
• Achieve agreed activity and revenue targets
• Undertake effect client visits to win new business

Candidate requirements:

• At least one year’s recruitment consulting experience within the
education sector.
• Able to converse with candidates and clients confidently
• Ability to achieve revenue targets consistently
• Identifies short, medium and long-term action based goals
• Self-Motivation/Resilience
• Able to rebound quickly after disappointment/failure to secure revenue
• Open to change
• Able to sets clear daily plan
• Records activity accurately and consistently on database
• Develops relationships with clients and candidates

Along with fantastic training you can expect an excellent starting salary, uncapped performance related commission and a large range of benefits including:

• Reduced working hours in school holidays
• Generous holiday entitlement
• Pension Scheme

If you would like the opportunity to discuss your long-term career prospects with us then we would love to hear from you. Please apply with an up to date CV and a covering letter