Monarch Education - Recruitment Consultant

Monarch Education
30000.00 GBP Annual + 00
15 Jan 2019
18 Jan 2019
Job Function
Recruitment Consultant
Contract Type
Full Time
Monarch Education are looking for new consultants to join their highly successful team in Birmingham.
Are you looking for your first step into Recruitment, or are you an experienced recruiter looking for a change? We are recruiting for a variety of roles and are looking for individuals with a range of experience.

Monarch Education Recruitment Consultants fulfill a diverse and demanding role, providing a high quality consultative recruitment service to education professionals. Assigned to a patch of schools/settings within a geographical area, the Education Recruitment Consultant's job is to develop a good understanding of clients' staffing requirements for temporary roles. The role includes networking with school leaders, arranging regular client meetings to build and develop relationships and win business. You will be targeted to attract and recruit new candidates, pre-screen, interview and complete background checks including reference checking and Safeguarding checks, before securing suitable placements for these candidates.

The ideal candidate will:
*be experienced in a sales environment
*have evident ability to exceed set targets and KPIs
*be an excellent written and verbal communicator
*be knowledgeable of staffing issues within schools
*be a highly competent user of IT systems, Microsoft Office and databases.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:
*To meet and exceed financial targets each month
*To build a solid understanding of legislation affecting the education sector and recruitment sector, and be able to use this knowledge to take responsibility for complying with industry standards and to provide a well-informed consultative service to clients and candidates.
*To use sales, business development, and marketing techniques to attract business from client schools/settings.
*Writing and placing effective job adverts, monitoring responses.
*Requesting references and checking the suitability of applicants.
*Interviewing candidates and briefing them about their responsibilities, and dealing with any disciplinary matters.
*Preparing CVs and correspondence to forward to clients in respect of suitable applicants.
*Negotiating pay and charge rates and ensuring Agency Worker Regulations are complied with.
*To be a supportive team member, upholding excellent levels of customer service at all times.
*To provide a positive example to other consultants.
*Tasks as appropriate to the needs of the business.

Monarch Education Birmingham head office provides a fantastic environment for both experienced recruiters and people looking to get into the industry. As one of the market leaders in the West Midlands the support network within the office is fantastic. We also offer an annual trip to Ibiza and a yearly conference with top performers and award winners winning a trip to Las Vegas.

If you are interested in hearing more about the role and our business please contact me on or email