18000.00 - 20000.00 GBP Annual + bonus
24 Nov 2016
09 Dec 2016
Human Resources
Contract Type
Full Time
Job Title: Researcher
Industry: Education Recruitment
Location: Central London
Salary: GBP18000 - GBP20000 + bonus opportunities
Working Hours: 9am - 5.30pm

Connaught Education is the independent schools recruitment specialist which has built an unrivalled reputation for providing schools with services of genuine quality and distinction.
Our ethos is to first and foremost do the right thing. Our deep knowledge of the education sector allows us to ensure that the candidate and the position are the right fit for one another. We have a desire to consistently make sure that this is the case, and that combination of sincerity and diligence allows us to exceed our clients' expectations and cultivates a real confidence in our commitment to our candidates.

At Connaught Education, we deal with all levels of an organisation. We recruit qualified teachers, classroom support, administrative staff, and senior management and leadership roles and deal with permanent or supply roles, on a short or long term basis. We work with schools in the UK and abroad.

We are now looking for a researcher to join our London office for an exciting, varied and flexible role with great potential for progression for the right person.

Job Description

Reporting to: London Manager

1. Responsibilities:
* Candidate generation as dictated by the needs of the market and particular shortage areas
* Job lead generation
* After training and induction, you will start to support recruitment within a larger territory
serviced by multiple consultants. You will be given specific assignments to work on initially
and in time, depending on performance, can help bring on new work through business
development as well. You will have the opportunity to become a full 360 recruitment
consultant within the education sector we serve
* You will take part in candidate screening and interviews
* General administration and database work: registering candidates, applying for
references, analysing data from the client/candidate database
* Other ad hoc admin and marketing tasks as dictated by the manager

2. Performance Measures:
* Quantity and quality of new candidates found
* Successful and smooth registration of candidates in accordance with company compliance policy
* After a period of time, you will be measured against a sales target of placements made
* General competence in carrying out ad hoc administration, marketing and database tasks

3. Key Interfaces:
* RDB Pro Net, Microsoft Office, LinkedIn, broadbean
* Relevant team members
* Branch and Senior Management
* School management and HR
* Candidates: teachers, senior management, support staff etc

4. Experience Required:
* Extensive use of Microsoft office suite and internet applications (essential)
* Experience in a fast-paced, commercial role (desirable)

5. Competencies / Skills Required (above core):
* Effective verbal and written communicator
* A genuine interest in the education sector
* Intelligent, strong attention to detail, effective analytical and reasoning skills
* Gets things done, achieves results, team player
* Responsible, consistent, flexible, practical approach
* Calm under pressure when hitting tight deadlines
* Strong Information technology skills
* Strong numeracy skills

We welcome applications from candidates with a range of backgrounds. The role can be built around the individual.

To apply, please send through your CV or call Michael at Connaught Education to discuss on (Apply online only)

Connaught Education is a trading brand of Connaught Resourcing and operates as an Employment Business and an Employment Agency. We are a committed equal opportunities employer who respect and value cultural diversity. We are committed to supporting the welfare of children and young people. In support of current Safeguarding legislation we will carry out background checks and an Enhanced DBS Disclosure as part of our recruitment and selection procedures