Recruitment Consultant - Ex-Teaching Background

Slough, England
£20000 - £40000 per annum
13 Apr 2018
19 Apr 2018
Laura Davidson
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for the best talent with teaching backgrounds to join our team in Slough as a Recruitment Consultant. When it comes to jobs for ex-teachers, few are a better fit in terms of the crossover of skills than recruitment.

Client Details

PageGroup is formed of three leading global recruitment brands; Michael Page, Page Personnel and Page Executive. We're proud to be a Sunday Times Top 100 Company to work for, a Glassdoor Top 25 employer and a Top 100 Undergraduate employer, as well as a FTSE 250 listed business. Our 25 offices across the UK have the same 'work hard, play hard' mentality, made present by the strong work ethic and celebration of success our 1000+ consultants bring. We're looking for like-minded individuals, who are ambitious and determined to make a real career out of a sales role, to join us as we continue the growth in each of our 26 specialist disciplines.


  • Identifying and developing new business relationships

  • Consulting clients on recruitment process and responding to needs

  • Sourcing and attracting passive/active candidates within your sector

  • Managing the recruitment process from interview to offer

  • Offer management and negotiation

  • Networking to build business information


Consider this: a good teacher is structured and disciplined, motivated, and a good communicator. Have you ever had to negotiate with someone? Had to adapt your approach depending on your audience? Or had to push yourself to achieve the best result? All of these skills offer a great foundation for working in recruitment, with great financial rewards and opportunities for career progression.

Page Group already employ a number of ex-Teachers; some of the best and most successful talent we employ have come from teaching backgrounds. To hear from individuals about their transition into recruitment please take a look over the below

Job Offer

  • Our Slough office is an autonomous environment where you can have your own business with support and market leading training from a fantastic brand

  • Opportunity to take a consultative approach with clients and candidates

  • Encouraging a team atmosphere, where you will be working with colleagues as opposed to against them

  • Career development where you are in control of your progression - with potential to operate at Manager, Director and Managing Director level

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