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Fox Search Specialist Rec to Rec

Recruitment to Recruitment Agency

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Branch Manager Education Recruitment Watford-Education

Fox  Search are delighted to be recruiting for an experienced Education recruitment Branch Manager to take the helm of a successful, profitable and very well established branch based near Watford.


We are expecting a huge amount of interest in this role as the branch is already established, you will immediately be drawing commission totaling in excess of £20,000 a year, and to help get you to and from work you’ll also have a top of the range Mercedes company car!


The role has come about because the previous Branch Manager has relocated and the commute would be impossible.


The branch is large, open plan and Easley accessible by road, rail and foot.


You will be directly responsible for 5 Education Recruitment Consultants and an administrator, you yourself will report to an Area Manager that is hands- on, approachable and has a wealth of knowledge and business acumen and experience.

The branch has a large geographical area for you to supply into. Your targets clients are Secondary, Primary and Special Needs Schools across the South of England.


You be kept very busy in your role, amongst other things will engage in: staff development, business development, responsibility for budgets and P&L, performance management, overseeing compliance, regular staff appraisals, accompanied School visits, implementing motivational incentives for your staff (a healthy budget is available for monetary rewards).


Somebody is really going to land on their feet when they are offered this position, what we are looking for is somebody with recruitment management experience and a proven track record, ideally Education, Health Care or some other public sector related recruitment experience.

The branch is doing exceptionally well, ahead of budget, a 100% pass mark in a recent compliance audit and commands a very healthy share of the market with a reputation for quality and trustworthiness.


As a manager you will be required to attend a management training program that every manager must complete regardless of experience.  You will receive continual training and development throughout your career gaining industry recognised qualifications along the way. We are looking for somebody that sees a successful career as an important part of their life, however not the only dominating factor.


The company



  • One of the most successful education recruitment company's in the UK

  • An international agency with successful Offices across the UK and abroad

  • Specialist in the education recruitment sector with a reputation for excellence

  • REC and DfCSF quality marks

  • Recruiter awards finalist

  • Professional company that will give you the opportunity to enjoy the benefits that comes from a corporate company.

  • Career progression through on-going training, development and assessment with industry recognized qualifications

  • Investor in people award ISO 9001

  • Stable, secure corporate organisation


The Job



  • Managing a strong sales team of consultants supplying into Primary, Secondary, Special Needs Schools

  • Staff development, reviews and training

  • Implementing new, fresh ideas as and when you or your consultants formulate them

  • Overseeing compliance to surpass industry and legal requirements






  • Full on-going training and development from day one

  • Readymade, successful team

  • £45,000 - £50,000 basic + commission + Mercedes company car

  • £20,000 in commission a year based on current branch performance

  • 27 days holiday plus BH and one day of on your birthday

  • Health, Dental and life insurance plan

  • Contributory pension

  • Flexi-hours

  • Child care voucher scheme (claim tax back for the cost of child care)

  • Regular staff rewards and incentives including extra day’s holiday, a bonus each term for hitting target, individual bonus, and rewards

  • Working in a friendly, successful team

  • Laptop

  • Mobile






  • We are looking for somebody to take over an already existing desk so you must be able to think on your feet.

  • Have the ability to think "inside the box" as well as "outside the box"

  • Be able to work in a team environment

  • Strong leader

  • Organised

  • Sensitive to your staff needs

  • Visionary

  • Strong managerial qualities

  • Hungry for success

  • Desire and passion for recruitment

  • Ideally from an Education or Health care or similar sector

  • Sales focused

  • Man management skills



KPI's are realistic, fair and achievable and will be made clear to along with support, training and a strong career path.

The interview process is twofold one interview with the Area Manager and the other with the Director


Have a think about the role you may currently be in at the moment, are all your boxes being ticked? All conversations will be in complete confidence and handled with absolute discretion.


Fox Search is an independent Rec2Rec specialist agency supply exclusively into the Education and Health Care sectors or Recruitment.

We are recruiting this vacancy on behalf of a client.