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Anyone who’s ever had a bad job interview (so, pretty much all of us then) will be able to empathise with the candidates on Channel 4’s new documentary, The Interview. The programme films real candidates going for a real vacancy at a real company, giving viewers a warts-and-all look at the awkwardness and difficulties that
If you’ve recently finished school or university, or you’re embarking on a new career direction, trying to choose a path to settle on can feel like a huge, overwhelming decision. It’s often been suggested that Millennials and Generation Y have career commitment issues, reflected in the fact that people are staying in jobs for shorter
According to new research published this week, 60% of hiring managers and recruiters now vet candidates’ social media profiles when assessing their suitability for a position. That’s up 8% from the year before, and continues the trend of social media becoming an increasingly important part of the job application process. If you haven’t got a
Kind Words From Happy Clients
What our clients said about the service provided by Kingsgate
Dear James,Jayne, Recruitment Manager (Outsource Centre), Twickenham, May 2014
Just a quick note to say thank you for your assistance with our Team Manager role which you successfully filled. We did struggle ourselves finding the right person, so thank you. It was good to have a choice of candidates to choose from and all of them were well prepared. Tina is working out well and we will most definitely be in touch for our future recruitment needs.
I was very impressed with the speed of response for the temporary staff you provided and the quality. You really got us out of a ‘sticky’ situation! By a country mile, better than any other agency I have used.David, Managing Director, Kingston (SME Call Centre), April 2014
Although I have only been in a HR Capacity for 5 years, Kingsgate are the best agency I have ever used. You do not hound me with phone calls with no purpose, you are always very professional, helpful, and knowledgeable and you always send excellent candidates.Helen, PA to HR Director (Insurance Services), April 2014
I have worked with Mark and James for the last four years and their service is fantastic. I can trust them to find me the people I want and they really understand my business. They are very honest about their ability to assist us and give me realistic timescales.Alex, Head of HR, Kingston, March 2014
I use them for all my temporary requirements and they have always provided excellent staff, sometimes within the hour. When they assist us with our permanent recruitment, it is made very easy. Tasks asked of them are completed without follow up. What I like is their natural approach and they are confident in what they do. Also, the candidates that come to interview are always positive about them.
We have worked with Kingsgate for a number of years. They have assisted us with huge growth within the business recruiting some excellent sales consultants. However, they have also assisted us with our customer service and accounts recruitment. We Would highly recommend them to any business looking for staff. Also, I should note that they are very consultative in their approach. Refreshing service. I always know they will deliver what they say.DLT Media, Tolworth, March 2014
Smart Training has worked with Kingsgate for several years and James and the team have consistently provided us with many excellent candidates. They interpret our brief quickly, provide quality CV’s and help make the recruitment process easier.Smart Training, February 2014
I called quite late in the afternoon to let Kingsgate know needed someone to start working the next morning for me, I called Mark and he was able to supply me with 3 candidates within an hour, so I could select the best candidate with the most experience. All the candidates met the job requirements exactly and proved it to be a difficult choice. I didn’t expect anyone could find candidates in such a quick time, but Kingsgate managed to! The service received was excellent, the quality of candidates was excellent and Kingsgate maintained their standards of quality and reliability.Sophie, April 2015 (Office Manager)
I am very pleased to recommend Kingsgate Recruitment for the professional, efficient and slick service provided in a recent recruitment exercise for a sales manager. James Peters was particularly helpful and I would not hesitate to use Kingsgate again.Angela, HR Manager, Teddington, January 2014
Kingsgate Recruitment Stats
Here we list our site stats and how many people we’ve helped find a job and companies have found recruits. It's a pretty awesome stats area!
- 618 Jobs Posted
- 7 Jobs Filled
- 2 Companies