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The value of face-to-face interviews

62% of professionals value an agency more if they conduct face to face interviews rather than online applications.    We’ve always face-to-face interviewed our candidates. Firstly, we’re kinda old-school in that we love to put a face to a name, create a rapport with our applicants and be able to understand their needs and capabilities….


Staying safe during the Pandemic

We’ve been busy getting our offices ready for candidates to safely visit us again! You can expect: – Social distancing – Regularly sanitised surfaces / communal areas / touch points – Well ventilated spaces (where possible) – Only one candidate at a time in the office   Looking to register with Essential? Click here to…


(DMW) Mansfield Virtual Open Day – 24.06.2020

Interested in working for DMW in Sutton in Ashfield? Great news – we’re hiring!   Due to a large increase in demand during their peak period, up to 130 Packers are required to commence EARLY JULY, at DMW Logistics, for the run up to Christmas. Work is in their well established contract packing department, packing…


(Schoolblazer) Mansfield Virtual Open Day – 17.06.2020

Interested in working for Schoolblazer in Forest Town? Great news – we’ve started the hiring process for this summer! Work will begin around July, but you can sign up now: Come along to our VIRTUAL open day on the 17th June, between 10am and 4pm. Work will be available in the following departments:  Picking Despatch Quality…


We’re still open!

We are still operating as usual at Essential Recruitment, however we have implemented a few measures to help keep us, our staff and our clients safe. We are mainly working from home, but are still recruiting and managing our current workforce. If you have any questions or concerns, please either contact us via our live…


Barnsley Virtual Open Day – 28.04.2020

We’re still recruiting, even though times are hard. Essential Recruitment are providing temporary labour into essential sectors, ensuring our country can continue to run efficiently during the Covid-19 Pandemic. If you’re looking for work, please use the online chat function on the home page of our website or click the link below to live chat…


Our Marketing Manager reflects on giving up Social Media for Lent.

Lent officially ends today, the 9th April. For those who made sacrifices during this period, we’re sure you’ve found it tough, especially during lockdown! If you stuck to your promise, we praise you.   Our Marketing Manager, Emma gave up Facebook and Instagram for Lent. Here’s how she found it! “Natalie (Marketing Assistant) and I…


Mansfield Virtual Open Day – 15.04.2020

We’re still recruiting, even though times are hard. Essential Recruitment are providing temporary labour into essential sectors, ensuring our country can continue to run efficiently during the Covid-19 Pandemic. If you’re looking for work, please use the online chat function on the home page of our website or click the link below to live chat…


Essential Tips For Looking After Your Wellbeing

Essential Tips For Looking After Your Wellbeing   During this uncertain time when we are being told to stay at home where possible, many of us are concerned about our families well being as well as our own. Looking after your mental health is extremely important so that’s why we have put together 8 Essential…