Recruitment Team Leader - Education Team

Reporting to:
Head of Education Managed Services
Chloe Hutchins

Work Location:
Home Based with occasional travel to team and client meetings.

Salary:
Ranging from £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
with the potential to earn a discretionary bonus.

Who we are?
We challenge industry stereotypes; we broaden horizons, and we help young people to make informed decisions at the beginning of their working life. We believe every young person should have the access to the information they really need when taking that first step into employment.

We look at things a bit differently, helping young people understand what really interests them not just what is available in the here and now. As a result, we are proud to say we’ve helped over 2 million people through this process, but we want to help many more!

What will you do?
As a Recruitment Team Leader at GetMyFirstJob, you will lead a team of recruiters on a day-to-day basis, undertake the role of a recruiter, and liaise directly with clients about the overall performance of work undertaken. This will include the monitoring of performance against agreed performance measures and working with the Head of Managed Service to predict, manage and resolve issues as necessary.

Main responsibilities will include:
Be responsible for all incoming referrals and communications from external partners and stakeholders, providing appropriate co-ordination and feedback.

  • Coach team members on effective recruitment practices.
  • Working with the Head of Manage Services, identify any potential changes or improvements to processes that could increase productivity, efficiency or address issues that arise.
  • Provide the Head of Manage Services with regular updates about team and client performance.
  • Follow all established processes and lead the team in effective promotion and timely filling of opportunities, including:
    • Monitor and respond to all communication channels
    • Process inbound applications as well as headhunt talent
    • Promote the effective matching and testing of candidates where appropriate
    • Prepare CVs and correspondence to forward to employers in respect of suitable applicants.

What do you need?
To succeed in this role at you will need to demonstrate our values. It is our commitment to Achievement, Team and Fun, Improvement, Confidence & Ambition that makes us a team. Other role specific skills required include:

  • Clear and effective communicator with the ability to quickly build strong relationships
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Sound understanding of recruitment
  • Ability to inform and inspire young people
  • Self-motivation and ability to organise own time effectively as well as others
  • Maintain a current knowledge of FE / Skills education issues and policies.
  • High level of literac

What are the whole team required to do?

  • Live our values! Achieve, Team and Fun, Improve, Confidence & Ambition are what makes us a team.
  • Follow the Company’s Policies and Procedures, accessible at any time from the CitrusHR Website, as well as statutory requirements.
  • Uphold the Equal Opportunities and Anti-Harassment and Bullying Policies, ensuring effective implementation in all aspects of their work for the Company.
  • Provide a working environment at home (unless you are office based) with an ergonomic workstation in a quiet space with an internet connection suitable for video & telephone calls.
  • Be proactive, bring ideas, suggestions and contribute to business improvement.
  • Undertake training as required.
  • Attend team meetings as required.
  • Always observe health and safety procedures to safeguard yourself as well as the interests and safety of all those we work with you.
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Talent Manager – Educator Team

Reporting to:
Head of Education Managed Services
Chloe Hutchins

Work Location:
Home Based with occasional travel to team meetings.

Salary:
£21,000 per annum, with the potential to earn a discretionary commission based on achieving recruitment
targets.

Who we are?
We challenge industry stereotypes, we broaden horizons and we help young people to make informed decisions at the beginning of their working life. We believe every young person in the UK should have the access to the information they really need when taking that first step into employment.

We look at things a bit differently, helping young people understand what really interests them not just what’s available in the here and now. As a result, we’re proud to say we’ve helped over 2 million people through this process, but we want to help many more!

As a result of continued success, we are expanding our team and recruiting a Talent Manager.

What will you do?
As a Talent Manager at GetMyFirstJob, you’ll work in a consultative, coaching approach with our candidates, guiding them through the application process and forging strong relationships and bonds of trust in one of the most important times in their lives.

Acting as their recruitment advisor, you’ll be there with them throughout the whole process, from initial role exploration and CV submission, right through to interview preparation and onboarding.

Alongside your responsibilities to candidates, you will also act as point of contact for external stakeholders, reporting back on your campaign findings, making strategic decisions and offering advice of best practice with a view of constant improvement.

Other responsibilities will include:

  • Prepare and post opportunities across a range of platforms in line with employer and business requirements.
  • Support candidates from minority diversities with the application process via personal contact and events.
  • Receive and review applications, manage telephone/video interviews and online tests to create a shortlist of young people for the employer.
  • Check the suitability and eligibility of applicants before submitting their details to the employer.
  • Create talent pools on GMFJ system to support reverse marketing of candidates.
  • Prepare CVs and correspondence to forward to employers in respect of suitable applicants.
  • Organise interviews for young people as requested by the employer, conducting mock interviews if appropriate.
  • Support campaign managers with strategic decisions and providing relevant updates and answering questions on stakeholder calls.
  • Ensure the regular daily and accurate input of all activity in GMFJ systems.
  • Provide regular reports of business activity volumes, recruitment success and vacancies.
  • Being led by the data, driving your pipeline and activity from the Marketing team to fulfil campaign objectives.

What do you need?
To succeed in this role you’ll need to be passionate about making a difference in young peoples lives and have excellent communication skills. Other skills required include:

  • Driven with a proven track record at meeting recruitment objectives
  • Sound understanding of recruitment in a commercial environment
  • Self-motivation and ability to organise own time effectively
  • Maintain a current knowledge of UK apprenticeship requirements and policies
  • High level of literacy

If your experience matches our requirements, and you have a passion to help in the lives of our young people, then please click apply.

Please note due to a high volume of applicants we may not be able to respond to all applications. All successful candidates will be notified within 72 hours of application.