Candidate Care Consultant

18000.00 - 20000.00 GBP Annual + GBP18000 - GBP20000/annum
18 Oct 2019
26 Oct 2019
Job Type
Contract Type
Smile Education is currently searching for a Candidate Care 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 which 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.

As the Candidate Care Consultant, you will be responsible for providing first-line support for a busy and successful Recruitment Consultant and will be dedicated towards identifying skilled candidates to meet our recruitment needs. You will also be designated to pro-actively support candidates throughout their applications to ensure those candidates are made available for employment opportunities, in a safe and timely manner following compliance plus procedures.

If successfully appointed you will also be responsible for:

Conducting interviews and registration days for recruitment needs
Taking a lead on innovative ways to source quality candidates
Creating social media content to enhance candidate attraction
Writing and posting/distributing adverts across recognised job boards and social media platforms
High volume candidate management i.e. obtaining employment references, DBS applications
Directing safeguarding/security-vetting checks i.e. prohibited list checks, DBS checks
Liaising with Consultants to ensure candidates are authorised to work in a timely fashion
Attending university careers fairs, or similar networking events to promote business
To be considered for this post, the successful applicant will possess the following:

Recent experience or a background in recruitment or within a sales environment
A positive, self-motivated and enthusiastic approach to work
A desire to succeed
Outstanding written and communication skills
Smile Education offers all staff incredible benefits accompanied with 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