Candidate Consultant Location: Huddersfield Contract: Permanent Salary: £23k + uncapped commission Vision for Education is one of the fastest growing Education Recruitment Agencies in the UK. We specialise in Temporary and Permanent jobs for Teachers, Cover Supervisors and Support Staff within Primary, Secondary and SEND schools across the country. Due to rapid national expansion, we are looking to recruit a Candidate Consultant to join our Huddersfield office where you will be supporting Primary Schools with their staffing needs. This is an excellent opportunity for someone with strong administrative and telephone experience to join a market leader or a driven, passionate graduate who is looking to begin a career in recruitment as part of a company that prioritises customer service and ethical practices in a competitive industry. Job Description Provide exceptional, consistent customer service to client schools and candidates; being prepared to go above and beyond Proactively source new candidates by placing adverts on a range of job boards, contacting university providers and arranging open days Proactively chasing references Develop sound knowledge and understanding of the marketplace and candidate skill set to ensure successful matches/placements are created Receive and effectively manage job applications, pre-screen candidates, conduct face to face interviews, CV writing and actively source suitable positions for individual candidates that match their needs Fully understand and be compliant in practising the highest level of safeguarding when it comes to our candidates Working between the hours of 8.30am-5pm Monday to Thursday and 8.30am-4.30pm on a Friday During school summer holidays, hours of work are 9am-3pm We offer Salary: £23k + uncapped commission Structured training programme with consistent support from a dedicated mentor and company Training Manager The opportunity to work for a market leading company with a fantastic reputation across the country An open, honest, transparent and professional working environment Genuine career development Company laptop Termly incentives Requirements The applicant must have completed foundation degree or bachelor degree level studies. (We also welcome applications from experienced education practitioners and qualified Teachers) The successful application will have/be: Excellent communication, time management and organisational skills An ability to organise their own workload, meet deadlines and act on their own initiative Self-motivated and resilient Possess a professional and ethical approach to business Competent and confident in the use of computers and online based systems Able to create and maintain relationships over the telephone and face to face Possess a desire to exceed the highest levels of customer service Operate effectively as part of a happy, motivated team How to apply For your application to be considered, could you please include an up-to-date CV containing a full and dated employment and education history?