The big story

No government U-turn on Apprenticeship Levy

The government says it has no plans to make changes to the Apprenticeship Levy, despite widespread criticism of its effects on the recruitment industry and on the ability of temporary workers to benefit.

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News

My Brilliant Recruitment Career: Amaranta Gollogly

We look into the background of people working in recruitment to see what their aspirations were when they were younger – and what makes them tick today...

People 16 August 2017

Industry reaction as unemployment falls to 42-year low

Despite fears that a combination of a consumer squeeze and Brexit uncertainty is damaging the economy, the UK labour market continues to perform strongly, according to official figures released today.

Social care, Engineering 16 August 2017

Malmaison and Hotel du Vin expand apprenticeships

The hotel group behind the Malmaison and Hotel du Vin brands is to extend the range of apprenticeship it offers over the next year as part of its efforts to attract, develop and retain talent.

Readers’ views: 14-18 August 2017

A weekly round-up of comments on recruiter.co.uk stories

Public sector, Social care 16 August 2017

Knowledge

Gregory Allen: Unsuccessful candidates need valuing too

Candidate experience, especially for those who aren't successful, is quite frankly shocking.

HR 16 August 2017

Papworth Trust takes away the fear of 'work' from its clients

Papworth Trust is using a novel and counter-intuitive approach to supporting its clients into employment.

16 August 2017

Ask the expert: September 2017

Sometimes the way competitors work can make it harder for me to be successful. How can I make us stand out from the crowd?

16 August 2017

Latest Jobs

Featured Recruiters

Profiles

 

Ryding high on Orange Spirit

As a general rule, chief executives of FTSE 100 companies don’t work in open-plan offices.

Soaring success: Falcon Green

No one could accuse construction recruiter Falcon Green, the top-ranked company in this year’s Re

Opinion

Gregory Allen: Unsuccessful candidates need valuing too

I have been reviewing candidate experience, thinking about how we as a company can embrace all th

HR 16 August 2017

Thoughts from... September 2017

Lt Gen Patrick Sanders 
CBE DSO Commander Field Army

16 August 2017

Roland Sheehan: It’s time to act on the nursing crisis

I then undertook further training to become an ITU-certified one.

In Depth

Papworth Trust takes away the fear of 'work' from its clients

Work can be a dirty word for Recruiter’s Charity of the Year, Papworth Trust, which is usi

16 August 2017

Inclusion key for in-house resourcing

Welcome to the fifth 11 Most Influential In-house Recruiters for 2017. 

PageGroup partners with Mencap

Just 6% of people with a learning disability are in paid employment in the UK – a quite staggerin

19 July 2017

Lighter side

Social recruiting September 2017

From running triathlons and checking out new surroundings, we’ve all been busy outside of recruiting!

16 August 2017

Applicants flood in to become global whisky ambassador

Grant’s Whisky’s recruitment campaign, aimed at finding three candidates to travel to a trio of countries to promote its whisky, has had a “really good” response.

Marketing & Sales, Retail 14 August 2017

Toronto shoplifter lands job after kindly cop buys him suit

A Toronto shoplifter caught stealing a suit for a job interview has landed a new job.

14 August 2017

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Events

Recruiter Awards 2017

Recruitment’s iconic Recruiter Awards return in October 2017.

Entries open:October 1, 2017
Date: May 3, 2018
Venue: Grosvenor House Hotel, London

Recruitment Agency Expo: Birmingham 2017

Recruiter is once again proud to be a media partner with the UK's largest recruitment focused exhibition, held on the 4th and 5th of October 2017 in Birmingham. Find out more about the exhibitors present so you can be at the top of your game through 2018.

Entry Deadline:October 4, 2017
Date: October 4, 2017
Venue: NEC Birmingham

The Recruitment Marketing Awards

Providing recognition for excellence and professionalism in recruitment marketing and talent management. The Awards will launch in February 2018.

Entries open:February 1, 2018
Date: May 1, 2018
Venue: TBC
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