New Directions Recruitment
New Directions is a group of companies offering specialist recruitment and training services to key employment sectors. In 2012 the business was named as a ‘Hot 100 Recruiter’ by the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC) publication Recruiter Magazine.
In 2013 New Directions was recognised by the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) as one of 1,000 companies to inspire Britain. The list identified small and medium enterprises (SMEs) throughout Britain which outperformed their peers in a variety of metrics including growth, revenue and employee numbers.
The group has a combined turnover in excess of £18 million and employs around 120 staff in offices across the UK. The business operates in the following towns and cities:
Cardiff, Swansea, Ebbw Vale, Wrexham, Hereford, Birmingham, Bristol, Liverpool, Manchester, Wirral and London.
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Recruitment and training provider to the education sector across England and Wales. Offering supply teaching solutions to schools, colleges and universities throughout the UK.
Recruitment provider to the pharmaceutical sector. Working to match candidates with clients to provide short and long-term cover solutions throughout the whole of the UK.
Care & Support
Providing specialist services to the children’s, elderly and adult needs sector. Working closely with service users to offer support solutions for situations where extra help is required.
We are currently recruiting for a Teaching Assistant to work on a part-time basis in a small primary school in Runcorn. The role is to start in April 2015 and continue until July 2015. The successful candidate will be required to work on a 1-2-1 basis and also with small groups […]
This month the Liverpool team have awarded their 'Employee of the Month' award to a much respected teacher, who has worked with the business for over five years.
Speaking about why she was selected Laura, her Account Manager says 'Rebecca is an excellent teacher and thoroughly […]
We have an exciting opportunity for an Accuracy checking technician to work in Kidderminster.
This is a two month booking and will run until the end of May
Location - Kidderminster, DY11 postcode
Dates of booking - Monday 9th March to Friday 1st May
Hours - 8.30am […]
Staff at New Directions took part in the annual Mr X Appeal, the appeal is a South Wales based charity which was founded over 50 years ago. Participants in the scheme are provided with the name and age and sex of a child who they then purchase a Christmas present for. Gifts can […]
We currently have a position available working at an after school club in Cardiff. The hours of work will be 17.5 hours per week, term time only (including school Inset Days). 2.5 of these hours are to be used flexibly for preparation work, administration and meetings as appropriate. […]
The role of a temporary employee can be a thankless task. From shift work to short-term assignments, the variation of work can be both rewarding and frustrating at the same time. So how do you maintain motivation?
We speak to Sarah Blackmore, Head of New Directions Social […]
The Paediatric First Aid training programme and assessment will cover the following topics:
Role of a first aider, accident reporting and the first aid box
Action planning in an emergency
Primary & secondary assessments
The trend for businesses across the UK investing in training has increased in 2014. The median number of training hours employees receive per year has increased to 30 (from 25 in 2013 and 24 in 2012)*.
With more prospective employees citing training and development as their […]
New Directions is a leading training and recruitment company based in Cardiff. In 2013 we were recognised by the London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG) as one of the top companies to inspire Britain. In 2014 our business was listed as a 'Top 250’ business by Recruitment International. […]
Today our teams across the business came together to join the fight against Cancer. For those who fought and lost, for those who fought and won...and for those still fighting...