Senior Education Recruitment Consultant

Posted 10 March 2024
Salary £28000 - £36000 per annum
Job type Full time, permanent
Discipline Internal Jobs
Contact NameBalraj Guraya

Job description

Senior Education Recruitment Consultant

Brentford, West London - Hybrid Working

£28k to £35k with great commission earning potential.

Here's a bit more about Envision Education:

We started the business 9 years ago and are proud to have grown our team consistently with lots of promotions along the way.

At the heart of what we do, we believe in treating people well and rewarding you for your efforts both financially and with a good work life balance. We work from home on a Monday and a Friday and we have trust in our team to get the job done.

If we had to describe our culture, we would say that we are collaborative, supportive, competitive, we champion diversity in the workplace and we thrive on each other's success. Our mission is to provide a great service to schools, but to also enjoy ourselves while we are doing it.

Where are we?

We are based in a modern workspace in Brentford which is 5 minutes from the station and we also offer free gym membership with an onsite gym.

We work with some great schools across London and focus on helping them recruit for short term and medium to long term roles including permanent positions for Teachers, Teaching Assistants and Special Needs support. This is a 180 recruitment role where you will be responsible for servicing new and existing clients whilst also focusing on developing further business within London and Home Counties area. You will have your own Resourcers to recruit candidates for you!

The role:

  • You will be working with work seekers in the education field to help them find short term and long term roles
  • You will be supporting candidates by building professional and trusting relationships to ensure you are focused on finding them work
  • You will be working with schools and headteachers with a consultative approach to support them with their staffing requirements
  • You will become an expert in the field
  • This is a sales role, so you must not be frightened to pick up the phone and make calls!


  • Work from a modern office space with free onsite gym membership
  • Plenty of opportunity for promotion and growth with a clear career ladder
  • 25 days paid holiday + 1 day for each year of service (up to 30 days)
  • Starting salary will increase to £24k after probation
  • An expert candidate team who will ensure you can effectively service your clients
  • A management team who will support you to succeed
  • An ambitious, diverse, and inclusive team who support each other
  • Company social events throughout the year and additional monthly incentives such as go-karting, top golf, lunch at The Ritz
  • Reduced working hours during school holidays (9am - 4pm)
  • 2 days per week working from home
  • A generous and clear monthly commission structure
  • Employee physical and mental wellbeing programme

Our hiring criteria;

  • Must have 2+ years in recruitment
  • MUST be sales driven (a crucial aspect of the role)
  • Being money motivated is vital
  • A can do and self motivated attitude, you must be able to use your own initiative
  • A degree is preferable (though not essential with the right experience)
  • A clear communicator who is comfortable talking to senior leadership within schools
  • IT proficient and an excellent command of written English
  • A desire to develop strong sales and negotiation skills

If you are interested in being part of a highly successful team of recruiters, please apply today!