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New Directions Named Best Recruitment Agency

New Directions was last night named as 'Best Recruitment Agency' at The Regional Awards in Cardiff.The team collected the trophy after applying for the award and making the long list before going to a public vote to make the short list.Speaking about the award Ruth Dalton – Group Head of Communications and Marketing saidThis award is a great big thank you to all of our staff and most importantly our candidates. Without their loyalty and hard work we wouldn’t be able to celebrate success so magnificently.2016 is shaping up to be an award winning year for the agency with this […]


Winner of ‘Best Recruitment and Training Services – Wales’ at the Business Excellence Awards 2016

New Directions has been named Winner of ‘Best Recruitment and Training Services – Wales’ at the Business Excellence Awards 2016.This award recognises the two major facets of delivery for the UK based business that has a head office operation in Cardiff.Speaking about the award, Sophie Cecil, Group HR Director said ‘as an organisation we really strive to ensure we give our best in all we do. We work in an exceptionally competitive environment and this award is testament to our staff because our colleagues across Wales in similar sectors are some of the UK’s finest’.The […]


New Directions Shortlisted as ‘Best Professional Services Company’ at the Cardiff Life Awards 2016

In March this year New Directions was announced as a finalist at the Cardiff Live Awards. The awards are now in their third year of running and always attract applications from the best of the Cardiff business community and the surrounding area.Speaking about the shortlisting, Jeff Tune, Company Chairman said ‘our grass roots are in Cardiff, although the organisation itself was born in London, it really grew up and became a success here in the Welsh capital. This shortlisting is a real tip of the hat to our business as part of a strong community or organisations that help Wales to thrive.The […]


Welsh Recruiter Named ‘Team of the Year’ at International Awards

Leading Welsh recruitment and training experts New Directions were last night announced as ‘Compliance Team of the Year’ at a ceremony in London.The Women in Compliance award, presented by the BBC’s Louise Minchin heralds serious ambition from the firm. In 2014 the award was won by leading telecoms operation Orange and in 2015 internet search engine giants Google.The awards celebrate the achievements of female compliance professionals and the success of the compliance industry through diversity, recognising and rewarding the outstanding contribution that women make every day in the […]


Welsh Women in National Awards Final

Leading Welsh recruitment and training firm New Directions has been shortlisted for the prestigious ‘Women in Compliance Awards’ set to take place in London in March 2016.The awards celebrate the achievements of female compliance professionals and the success of the compliance industry through diversity, recognising and rewarding the outstanding contribution that women make every day in the world of business.The New Directions Compliance team (pictured) work to ensure that all of the supply staff that work for the organisation are safe to work in the communities the teams service. Leah […]


New Directions in Regional Awards Shortlist

2015 has been an exceptional year for the New Directions group of companies. Our teams across the UK have been shortlisted for, and won a number of awards that acknowledge the hard work of all our staff. The awards and nominations have included:Winner of ‘Supplier of the Year’ award at Welsh Procurement Awards Shortlisted with ‘Community Engagement’ award at Welsh Procurement Awards Shortlisted for ‘Manager of the Year’ at IIP awards Winner of ‘Innovation and Excellence’ Award at the Corporate Live Wire Awards 2015 Winner of ‘Best Recruitment and Training Provider’ by […]


Recruiter Listed in Top 500 Report

New Directions have been named in a report as a top 500 recruitment organisation in the UK.The business who specialise in education, care and pharmaceutical recruitment, were listed number 240 in the list. The guide highlights the largest recruitment agencies throughout the UK based on turnover. It features recruitment companies with a UK turnover in excess of £5,000,000.Jeff Tune, Chairman of the group of companies comments ‘this year has really been spectacular for our business in terms of acknowledgements from the communities we work within. From being named ‘Supplier of the Year’ […]


Recruitment Group Launches Robust Criminal Records Checking Service

Leading recruitment and training provider, New Directions, has introduced a new corporate brand and logo - onlinedbs.co.uk; created specifically for their tailored disclosure service that has provided organisations with criminal record checks for over 10 years.The rebrand reflects the growth of the group and the growing changes in legislation across the UK. The business has created a bespoke online system which has been developed in-house is managed by their internal product development team.The team say that the new system delivers a complete start-to-finish process for applications which […]


Welsh Business Adds to Growing Collection of Awards

Leading recruitment and training specialists, New Directions have been awarded ‘Best Recruitment and Training Services Provider’ by the Corporate Vision Recruitment Awards 2015.The awards, ran by Corporate Vision recognise those organisations that add extra value to the business community. Corporate Vision is a monthly magazine created by highly experienced and passionate team of business experts and has a circulation to over 170,000 top tier professionals around the globe.Ruth Dalton, Head of Communications for New Directions comments, “We are proud that our organisation is recognised […]


100% Pass Rate Results in 100% Promotions for Recruitment Firm

A leading recruitment and training agency with offices across England and Wales has had a 100% pass rate for delegates attending an ILM Level 3 Certificate in Leadership and Management, leading to promotions for all students who completed the course.New Directions is a group of companies that offer recruitment and training services to a number of key sectors including education, social and domiciliary care and pharmacy. The organisation boasted an £18m turnover in 2014, and Group HR Manager Victoria Deane attributes some of that success to the learning and development of staff within the business.Victoria […]