Job Title:          Resourcing Coordinator

Hours:              37.5 hours per week

Location:          Bolton

Salary:              £22,000 per annum

Contract:          12 Month Fixed Term Contract


Are you an experienced recruiter or recruitment administrator now looking for an opportunity to join a proactive in-house resourcing team? If so we would love to hear from you.


The role

We currently have an opportunity to join our resourcing team as a proactive Recruitment Coordinator on a maternity cover basis, fixed term for 12 months.  The Resourcing team is dedicated to supporting all divisions of Outcomes First Group, providing a high quality in-house recruitment provision.  We source and attract talent into the business, managing the recruitment process from vacancy request to compliance checks and confirmed start.  The Resourcing Coordinator role is a fast paced position supporting the divisional Resourcing Manager and operational leads.  An ideal opportunity for those who enjoy a fast paced, hands on environment with a wide range of duties from advertising roles, to CV searching, telephone interviews and interview coordination to managing the onboarding process, completing compliance checks and working to time to hire KPIs. 

This opportunity sits within our clinical and adult divisions, as such the vacancies will vary from high volume Support Workers requirements to niche requests for qualified clinicians such as Psychologists.  This means our candidate types vary from entry level to highly specialised and is an ideal role for those who would enjoy this variety.

It is essential we administer our recruitment process in a timely and effective manner to allow our services to deliver the highest standard of care and to grow. You will manage the end to end recruitment process whilst keeping candidates and managers updated on progress and any challenges.  You will play a central role in safeguarding those within in our care by running ‘safer recruitment’ checks on all potential employees.  You will be in regular contact with our candidates to keep them informed and to gather the information you need. By running appropriate checks and speaking with previous employers, you will ensure we recruit the best candidates.

As Resourcing Coordinator you will ensure that your team are proactive in bringing candidates to start dates to match KPI targets, whilst also upholding outstanding communication with both candidates and internal stakeholders. To guarantee our quality customer service to our clients the post holder will make sure our checks and services match SLA’s, as well as encouraging continuous improvement by supporting and developing you other team members.

This is a maternity cover role where you will receive on the job training and a fantastic handover from the current post-holder.  You will also have the support of the wider Resourcing team, including other Resourcing Coordinators, Resourcing Administrators and the divisional Resourcing Manager.


Who we are looking for? 

We are looking for someone with previous recruitment experience with capabilities across attraction and onboarding.  You will know how to CV search and how to navigate an ATS (applicant tracking system). 

You will be someone who has excellent attention to detail and will be able to prioritise a busy workload without compromising on quality of service and professionalism.  You’ll be confident communicating over the phone and will be able to develop positive working relationships with a variety of people.  With a keen eye for detail and you will be someone who always keeps accurate records of candidate details and can complete checks efficiently.

The people we recruit make a different to the lives of others every day, as a Recruitment Coordinator you will play a significant part in ensuring we deliver the best possible outcomes to those entrusted within our care.

An ideal opportunity for those with recruitment skills looking for a role where you can truly add value and make a difference.


In return

  • A fantastic central induction, local induction and a dedicated buddy who will be there for you from day one.
  • Employees have access to an extensive training suite for personal development, it’s all free and online.
  • Access to our internal platform which offers, employee discounts for 100’s of retailers, recognition cards, wellbeing tools and more.
  • We offer a “Cycle to Work scheme” where you can save money on bikes and equipment, an Employee Assistance Programme where you have direct access to professional support and Salary Finance options which offer benefits such as advances on your earned pay when you need it.
  • We also offer “one moment in time” which is an extra days annual leave each year for you to use on a day that’s important to you
  • We are proud to be certified as Great Place to Work for the second year running, a certification based on employee feedback.


About the Group

Outcomes First Group are innovators in education and care.  Our divisional brands include Acorn Care and Education, National Fostering Group and Options Autism.  Our adults division supports young adults with autism, learning disabilities and complex needs and our clinical provision is one which supports all divisions and settings.

We are a vital part of local communities in England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland with a renowned reputation for quality and positive outcomes for the people we educate and care for.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all employees to share this commitment and undertake appropriate checks.

We are an Equal Opportunities Employer


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