Education Recruitment Consultant - EMEA

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Maidenhead, UK



The Company

What do we do?

At our heart we’re HR problem solvers. We achieve success by keeping it simple. We start by getting under the skin of the businesses we work with, then put our best minds to work on the areas most likely to impact upon the recruitment lifecycle.

From here, we’re able to hone in on the biggest people challenges and produce real outcomes.

It’s this collaborative approach that’s led to us building long-lasting relationships with clients we see as lifelong friends.

Over the last 20 years we’ve grown exponentially, in more ways than you’d imagine. We’ve been the catalyst for hundreds of thousands of unique and life changing recruitment experiences across the globe.

Something we’re extremely proud of.

Through our relentless quest for recruitment excellence we have become an agile, challenger brand in a crowded space. We’re capable of moving at pace and forging new ground with the people that matter most to us – our clients, candidates and colleagues.

The Role

We're sparking powerful recruitment experiences alongside a world-leader in the private education sector. But to fulfil their growing requirements we need an Education specialist who really gets this exciting and demanding sector.

At a glance:

Job title: Education Recruitment Consultant.

Location: Maidenhead.

Benefits: Commission scheme, pension, gym allowance (following successful probation), 25 days holiday. Other benefits include flexible working conditions, Cycle to Work scheme etc.

Core hours as required: Mon-Fri 08:30-17:30.

Reporting to: Account Director.

The Responsibilities:

· Pre-screening of candidates.

· Support the account management team.

· Actively participate in daily sales meetings.

· Follow a structured recruitment methodology.

· Maintain adherence to legislative procedures at all times.

· Follow company procedures at all times.

· Research and network organisations.

· Attend client meetings when required.

· Write job adverts and advertise across various channels.

· Source, interview and select candidates.

· Use structured closing and pre-closing methods to control the recruitment process.

· Contribute and work towards a positive, friendly and competitive office environment.

· Mentor and train junior staff members where appropriate. · Interview and shortlist candidates sourced from the region.

· Assisting with, organising and attending any scheduled assessment days.

· Effective stakeholder engagement from C-Level down to operational contacts.

· Proactively manage and develop Customer Satisfaction through excellent contractor care standards, calls, check-ins and meetings, with a view to improving our Net Promoter Score.

· Maintain positive, clear and professional written and spoken communication with customers, suppliers and colleagues at all times.

· Effective prioritisation of workload to achieve high levels of effective outcomes.

· Achieve the monthly/quarterly revenue targets, self-management of the MAP process, and own objectives.

· Maintain an active Professional Development Plan.

· Uphold the highest level of customer service and best practices at all stages.

· Ensure all client reporting and candidate management systems are updated with accurate and relevant information of each vacancy.

· Additional responsibilities will be required from time-to-time to ensure we deliver against the service levels agreed with the client.

· Live and breathe the BPS company Values.


Who we are

We are BPS World – a global recruitment partner with the core belief that ‘people can be more’.

In staying true to our purpose, we have worked hard to foster an organisation without barriers, where mobility, creativity and change are seen as the norm.

Our people have a hunger to learn together, win together and in return, deliver exceptional recruitment experiences.

If this sounds like you, you’ll fit right in.

At a glance:

The Education Recruitment Consultant will be responsible for the delivery of all Education recruitment (predominantly teachers) to our RPO client(s) across the UK and Internationally within the private education sector.

Experience and Qualifications:

· You'll have an in-depth knowledge of the education sector, including safeguarding.

· You'll pride yourself on your proactive approach to identifying talent.

· You'll be an excellent relationship builder, and look to establish a core capability to deliver on teaching requirements across Nursery, Pre-prep, Preparatory and Upper Schools.

· You'll be degree educated or hold equivalent qualifications.

· You'll possess high computer literacy skills, with experience of MS Office essential.

· You'll have a proven track record in recruitment delivery, ideally within the education sector.

· You'll have previous experience of managing new customer accounts and/or growing existing accounts

· You'll have or adopt a flexible attitude towards flexible working hours and travel requirements.

· You'll hold a full UK driving licence.

· You'll have previous recruitment process management experience, customer satisafaction/stakeholder management experience and be adept at exerting influence and negotiation.

Candidate Assessment Criteria & Weighting:

· Recruitment Process Management Experience (3).

· Customer Satisfaction/Stakeholder Management Experience (2).

· Recruitment Delivery Track Record (3).

· Influencing / Negotiating Skills (3).

· Drive / Motivation (3).

· Client Management Experience (2).

· Industry Knowledge (3).

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The burning questions!

The stuff you wanted to know, but weren't quite sure how to ask!

What is the career progression like at BPS World?

If you want it, reach out and grab it. We actively encourage career progression and employee mobility through learning programmes, secondments and by offering fresh opportunities as we continue to grow.

Is the progression clearly outlined?

Yep, just tell us where you want to go. By owning your objectives and personal development you’ll be on the right track to learning new skills, gaining qualifications and even promotions through the company.

Can I gain experience in your other offices?

As a global recruitment partner we have a strong thirst for travel. And if you’d like to experience life in a different country then there are opportunities for you to do so across our expanding set of offices.

Does BPS offer flexible working?

We care about our employees and understand that the traditional 9-5 doesn’t work for everyone. That’s why we offer flexible working that’s designed to get the most out of the time you put in while ensuring maximum happiness.

What are your offices like?

From Maidenhead to Singapore you’re guaranteed a warm welcome. Our offices are all kitted out with modern equipment and all the tea and coffee you can drink. We know you’re at your best when you’re feeling inspired and productive.

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