£16.79 - £17 per hour
Job description

As an experienced Temporary Senior Recruitment Advisor you will support and partner with Office Managers and Senior Leaders across the Trust in the recruitment of staff, ensuring safer recruitment is paramount for an educational charity and multi-academy trust.

The Role
Working with the HR Advisors, to audit recruitment processes, Single Central Records and HR files remotely and within academies, to ensure they are compliant with safer recruitment practices and the right candidates are being appointed. When undertaking audits, to provide clear and concise feedback with defined actions, and to follow-up on actions to ensure completion.
To work in close collaboration with colleagues, within the HR team and from other teams, to keep up-to-date with academy activities, share information and ensure awareness of any potential upcoming recruitment needs and challenges.
To ensure a compliant process including effective on-boarding and relevant pre-employment checks are undertaken for all individuals and inputted onto the Single Centre Record (SCR). This will sometimes include the need to challenge managers who arent following process correctly (e.g. starting employees prior to checks being undertaken, wanting to pay beyond evaluated bands etc.)
With direction from the Head of HR and Recruitment, to undertake value adding projects to transform the recruitment function to meet the needs of our growing organisation.
To broker relationships with external recruitment agencies and to work with them to source candidates for temporary and hard to fill permanent roles. This includes negotiation of rates and ensuring VFM obtained for the Proffered Supplier List (PSL); agreeing T&Cs; confirming vetting procedures and managing ongoing relationships.

The Candidate
Experience of advising managers on a wide range of recruitment options.
Solid experience of direct sourcing methods including headhunting job boards.
Successful track record of managing end to end recruitment campaigns.
Experience of using a variety of recruitment assessment techniques.


Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.

We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.

Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages & backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment & an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies & Employment Business Regulations 2003.

Posted on: 13 January 2020
Closed date: 10 February 2020
Job ref: 53849
Tags: Human Resources