Recruitment Consultant – Secondary Education Team



Sheffield City Centre


Salary: £24,000 – £30,000 base salary plus monthly commission


Hours: Monday to Friday – 7.15am to 5.00pm with reduced hours during school holidays


Key Responsibilities:

  • Manage the end-to-end recruitment process for education roles.
  • Build and nurture strong relationships with existing clients, ensuring their staffing needs are met efficiently and effectively.
  • Proactively engage in business development activities to establish new partnerships with schools and educational institutions.
  • Identify and attract high-quality candidates for education positions through various sourcing methods.
  • Develop and maintain strong business relationships through both face-to-face and remote interactions.
  • Demonstrate a high level of motivation and take ownership of your desk, treating it as your own mini-business.
  • Showcase your drive to succeed and build a thriving career within the education recruitment sector.


What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive base salary, reflecting your experience and skills, along with an attractive commission structure.
  • Clear career progression and growth opportunities within a supportive and dynamic team.
  • 23 days annual leave plus bank holidays, and an additional day off on your birthday.
  • Annual company-wide conference held in exciting locations, providing opportunities for networking and professional development.
  • Enjoy dress-down Fridays and regular social events, a positive and fun environment.
  • Comprehensive induction process and ongoing support from our experienced management team.
  • Regular performance reviews and opportunities for further development.



  • Essential: Proven experience in recruitment or sales, preferably within the education sector.
  • Excellent communication skills to effectively engage with clients, candidates, and colleagues at all levels.
  • Self-motivated and results-oriented, with a strong desire to excel in your role.
  • Driven and ambitious, with a hunger for success and achieving targets.
  • Sociable and confident personality, comfortable building relationships and networking.
  • A team player who is well-organised and committed to delivering exceptional service to our clients and candidates.
  • Hardworking, motivated, and able to thrive in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.


Join our dedicated team and make a significant difference in the education sector. Apply now to become an Education Recruitment Consultant at CER Education, Sheffield branch.


Note: Only candidates with relevant recruitment or sales experience will be considered.

Apply here