Early Years Recruitment Consultant

18000.00 - 30000.00 GBP Annual + £18000 - £30000/annum
11 Jan 2019
18 Jan 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time
Smile Education is currently searching for an Early Years Recruitment Consultant to join our ever-growing team. Due to a high-volume of business and internal growth, we are searching for a motivated and enthusiastic individual to join our team.

Smile Education is an award-winning recruitment agency that was established in 2009 and is based in Birmingham City Centre. We are specialists within the recruitment sector and are dedicated to finding quality professionals in education, whilst supporting wide range of schools and multi-academy trusts within the West Midlands area with their recruitment needs.

What makes us different is that we are a team! Our team is assembled with diverse and inspiring individuals, who share an integrated goal to be successful and to help others succeed. We pride ourselves on being hardworking and each team member is recognised and rewarded for their achievements. We are committed to supporting schools within the local community, by providing quality candidates to meet their recruitment requirements, ensuring children's safety and welfare is our number one priority.

You can see more about our team here: https://(url removed)/watch?v=wAt3G5PJjdg [1]

As the Early Years Recruitment Consultant, you will be responsible for:

- High-volume client generation and business development across allocated areas
- Managing client bookings, vacancies and expectations
- Building and retaining strong relationships with new and existing clients
- Management of client visits with new and existing clients
- Candidate generation i.e. using innovative sourcing techniques to generate candidates for early years vacancies
- Organising open day events to attract candidates from the local areas

To be considered for this post, the successful applicant will possess the following:

- Full/Clean UK driving licence
- Recent experience or a background in recruitment or within a sales environment (desirable, however is not essential)
- A positive, self-motivated and enthusiastic approach to work
- A desire to succeed
- Excellent communication and written skills

Smile Education offers all staff incredible beneficiaries alongside an impressive salary. If appointed you will benefit from:

- Competitive salary and excellent commission structure
- Accredited internal and external training to promote professional career progression
- Regular promotion reviews
- Incredible incentives i.e. annual holiday abroad (paid for by Smile Education), team nights out, cash rewards etc.
- Up to 24 days holiday, including birthdays given as annual leave

If you would like to join the Smile family we would love to hear from you! Please apply with a CV and covering letter detailing why you want to work for Smile. If you would like to discuss this role further, please call Louise on (phone number removed).

Smile Education is committed to safeguarding children. Each applicant will be expected to undertake compliance checks including Prohibited list, Barred list, DBS and Qualifications.

[1] https://(url removed)/watch?v=wAt3G5PJjdg