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Candidate Care Consultant - Birmingham

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Candidate Care Consultant
Smile Education

Monday - Friday
(Reduced Hours in School Holidays)

Smile Education are looking to recruit two?Candidate Care Consultants?to join our ever-growing team. We are a local education recruitment business, established in 2009, based in the centre of Birmingham.

We recruit and supply teachers and support staff to schools and nurseries this can be on a temporary, contract or permanent basis. What makes us different is our team! We work closely together and support each other, our owners work in the business every day and are always open to ideas and embrace change.?

We like to call ourselves ?team orange? and we love nothing more than some fun in the office, check out our social media pages for evidence including summer holidays (last year Ibiza, this year Marbella!), bake off competitions, team bonding over a cocktail or sometimes something more energetic like a game of archery or sponsored run! We pride ourselves on being hardworking and always making our schools and teachers feel special, we remember their birthdays and send them a little gift to thank them when they have done a great job.?

You will be working alongside an experienced consultant on our Primary Team, supporting a very busy desk! You will need to be proficient using creative and exciting ways to source high quality candidates across Birmingham. You will also benefit from working alongside our fantastic compliance team, ensuring that teachers and support staff are vetted to the highest standard.

Your responsibilities will include:

  • Writing and posting adverts
  • Creating social media content to attract candidates
  • Searching on job boards
  • Hitting KPIs to book in a number of candidates per week
  • Taking a lead on innovative ways to source candidates
  • Logging actions on CRM system
  • Doing safeguarding checks including DBS, TRN, Barred list.
  • Sending reference requests
  • Pro-actively chasing reference requests
  • Taking verbal references
  • Keeping in touch with candidates on the progress of their folder
  • Meeting and greeting candidates
  • Interviewing candidates
  • Organising interview days
  • Doing final compliance check and audits on files
  • Liasing with consultants to ensure candidates are cleared in a timely fashion.
  • Chasing timesheets
  • Formatting cvs
  • Actively suggesting candidates for roles
  • Keeping in touch with candidates and obtaining their availability
  • Attending events at local universities and colleges.

You should have the following skills:

  • Ability to use Office including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Solid written and spoken English
  • Customer service skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Sense of urgency and ability to prioritise
  • Persuasion skills
  • Ideally experience in the education recruitment sector

Louise joined Smile two years ago as a Resourcer for our Black Country Primary Team. She said???I?ve worked as a Recruitment Resourcer for years and have always loved meeting and interacting with new people on a daily basis. It gives me great satisfaction knowing that I have supported people in finding their dream job and have built fantastic relationships on the way.?

For more information please send your application in via this website or call Olivia on 0121 210 5006 for more information!

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

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Job Details

  • Birmingham
  • £16,500 - £20,000 pa
  • Full-time
  • Permanent
  • Immediate start
  • N/A
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Contact Details

Telephone Number 0121 210 5006
Morgan Hunt

ZedX Recruitment Solutions

Morgan HuntZedX Recruitment Solutions
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