Choosing a recruitment agency doesn't have to be a difficult process. The following four steps will ensure you find which recruitment agency is best for you, every time.
Step 1: Decide what type of role you are looking for. Temporary, contract, freelance or permanent? The choice is yours.
Step 2: Decide what industry you want to work in.
Step 3: Search the REC's member directory to find a compliant agency.
Step 4: Start making contact!
It's not enough to register with a recruitment agency and expect work to follow. The most successful job seekers are the most proactive.
Here are some things to bear in mind when working with an agency:
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