The way you register with a recruitment agency may have changed since the pandemic. But one thing sure hasn’t – don’t send us your CV in the first instance. Just pick up the phone and call us!
But before you do that… there is some prep you need to do yourself. You spend much of your life at work, so understanding what you’re really looking for and what’s a deal breaker is sensible.
Use these top give tips to give you a head start when it comes to registering with a recruitment agency.
These may include, but not limited to:
Being honest with us is the best policy. Don’t say you’ll do anything if you won’t. Don’t say something doesn’t matter if it does. Not letting us know what’s important to you means that we could spend precious time seeking job opportunities that really don’t reflect what you’re after and most importantly miss ones that could really hit the mark.
During this initial conversation you’ll usually speak with Maxine. It will be a short call and she’ll ask you some very simple questions – but be prepared to answer:
The reason Maxine will ask you these questions is so we understand your needs and urgency as well as which one of our recruitment consultants you’ll be best matched too.
After your first conversation with Maxine, you’ll be emailed a registration document – it’s not complicated and takes less than 10 minutes to complete. Fill it in as soon as you receive it and send back straight away.
Once we’re in receipt of your registration document you’ll be added to our recruitment system and that’s when we can start promoting you to suitable companies looking to fill jobs.
After the initial registration document has been processed, we’ll assign you a suitable Wote Street People recruitment consultant. You’ll be personally introduced by Maxine.
Find out more about our recruitment consultants here – if there’s one that particularly stands out, let Maxine know. We’re all about matching the right people.
At this stage, we can be more flexible in terms of when we can talk with you during the week. Many of the team are happy to take calls early morning or evening to fit in with your work commitments which makes it so much easier when looking for a job that you’re not constricted to normal working hours.
Remember we deal with hundreds of candidates and it’s just not possible to contact everybody all the time. So, if you’re serious about finding the right job call your consultant every couple of weeks to see what’s new.
When you register with Wote Street People you also gain access to the TEAM Network. It’s a big group of recruitment consultancies acroshttps://www.jobsatteam.com/s the UK who work together to help match candidates like you with the right jobs. This is very helpful if for example you work in a specialist field or you’re looking to relocate to the Basingstoke area – or even away. Keeping in touch with us ensures we’ll be catching up with our TEAM mates about you too – widening the job opportunities even further.
Wote Street People is home to a friendly bunch of experienced recruitment consultants with strong relationships with companies in Basingstoke and beyond. We’re dedicated to making the job seeking process work for you – finding the right role at the right company.
Call us today on 01256 236 007 to register with our recruitment agency – get the job you want.0
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