New Directions Recruitment
New Directions is a group of companies offering specialist recruitment and training services to key employment sectors.
2017 has started in the same vein as last year with a number of trophies already collected…
Winner of Wales HR Awards – HR Professional of the Year – Sophie Cecil, Group HR Director 2017
Shortlisted for Wales HR Awards – HR Assistant of the Year – Melissa Hale, Group HR Assistant 2017
Shortlisted for Cardiff Life Awards – Professional Services Company of the Year 2017
Winner of Acquisition International Awards – Best in Education and Domiciliary Recruitment UK 2017
2016 was an exceptionally successful year for New Directions. We won the following awards:
Winner of Acquisition International ‘Most Outstanding Recruitment Training Services Company’ Excellence Award 2016
Winner of ‘Best Company to Work For (under 250 employees)’ at the IRP Awards 2016
Highly Commended for ‘Best Service’ at the Go Wales Awards 2016
Winner of ‘Innovation and Excellence’ Award at the Corporate Live Wire Awards 2016
Winner of ‘Best Recruitment and Training Services – Wales’ at the Business Excellence Awards 2016
Winner of ‘Best Recruitment Agency’ at the Regional Awards 2016
Shortlisted as the ‘Best Professional Services Company’ at The Cardiff Life Awards 2016
Winner of ‘Best Compliance Team’ at The Women in Compliance Awards 2016
Winner of ‘Supplier of the Year’ at the Welsh National Procurement Awards 2016
Shortlisted for ‘Community Award’ at the Welsh National Procurement Awards 2016
The group has a combined turnover in excess of £25 million and employs around 150 staff in offices across the UK. The business operates in the following towns and cities:
Aberystwyth, Bangor, Bridgend, Bristol, Brynmawr, Cardiff, Cross Hands, Liverpool, Manchester, Swansea, Wirral and Wrexham.
For further details on any of our subsidiary companies please click the relevant links.
New Directions is committed to creating a safer more sustainable recruitment service than ever before, we support the ‘Safer Jobs’ initiative:
“To stay safe in your job search we recommend that you visit
SAFERjobs, a non-profit, joint industry and law enforcement organisation working to combat job scams. Visit the SAFERjobs website for information on common scams and to get free, expert advice for a safer job search.
New Directions Education are currently recruiting Learning Support Assistants (LSA's) for various primary schools in Widnes. The schools are looking for friendly and confident Teacher Assistants to work in both their mainstream classes and on a one to one basis should the requirements […]
On Wednesday 10th May 2016, New Directions Education was invited to speak with students at the University of South Wales (USW) about the pitfalls of social media. This is the third consecutive year the organisation has been invited to discuss the ‘hot topic’ with teachers […]
Due to an increase in demand for Pharmacy support staff in Bristol, we are urgently looking to grow our pool of locum dispensers and registered Pharmacy technicians in the area.
We are looking for motivated and professional individuals to fill ad-hoc vacancies, short-term […]
Leading business services organisation New Directions have been announced as ‘finalists’ in the ‘Best Company’ category at the Cardiff Life Awards.
This is a second successive year of shortlisting for the organisation who had a 2016 in which they won a flurry of awards […]
New Directions are looking for a Staff nurse to join a team in Clydach, Swansea. The main aspects of the role will be:
To assist the Registered Manager and Senior Clinician to manage and clinically supervise the staff, clients and resources.
Act as a keyworker to an agreed […]
We are an award winning successful company...
...why can’t we recruit in Bristol?
Our team are on the hunt for a Recruitment Consultant. We are looking for someone to join our Bristol operation to add even more success to our very brilliant team…but we are struggling […]
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
Please note that after 25th April 2017 we will no longer be offering CIEH courses. We are delighted to announce that we will soon be releasing new courses approved by Qualsafe Awards, an Awarding Organisation recognised by Ofqual to offer regulated qualifications to our customers.
New Directions is a group of companies offering specialist recruitment and training services to key employment sectors. We are:
A market leader
Accredited Gold employer with the Investors in People
IRP ‘Best Company to Work for 2016’
Winner of 'Best Recruitment […]
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