Welcome from The Recruitment Co.

Public Sector

Welcome to our Public Sector team

We’re The Recruitment Co. Public Sector. Looking for a career within the NHS or wider Public Sector? With over 50 years of public sector recruitment experience, Our team is made up of recruitment experts, who are here to support your needs.

We take the time to understand you, your experience, and your career aspirations. We have an outstanding reputation in placing candidates into NHS and wider Public Sector roles, working with over 35 Trusts across the UK, with a wide variety of temporary, permanent, and fixed-term opportunities.

Want to learn more about our Team? Meet them below.

You’re always in good company with The Recruitment Co.

Our specialist sectors

  • Public Sector

How to reach us

Our office is virtual! This means you can find us from anywhere, contact us via telephone or email today and let's see what we can do for you.

Meet our Public Sector Team

  • Helen Whitfield

    Head of Public Sector

    Helen Whitfield, 23 years of recruitment sales and management, 19 of those supplying non-clinical staff to the NHS and also the wider Public Sector. I currently head up the NHS and Public Sector for The Recruitment Co. Ltd where my role is to manage and enhance sales and margin growth with several framework agreements. My team comprises Jackie Collins Public

    Sector BDM and Jack Mohan Consultant and we work closely with our branch network throughout the UK.

    Whilst my role is to build a diverse client portfolio and secure new opportunities, I pride myself on delivering outstanding client relationships and am working with clients that I have been supplying to for over 20 years.

    As a mother of two teenage daughters, and a miniature dachshund called Missie – I enjoy walks at the beach, shopping and more recently I’ve rejoined a gym and am concentrating on my well being outside of work.

    My Goal with The Recruitment Co. is to thrive and ensure that our position in the NHS and Public Sector continues to be a ‘force to be reckoned with’ After a very successful 4 years of working with The Recruitment Co. I will be driving our business further by providing an unrivalled approach to NHS and Public Sector Recruitment.

  • Jackie Collins

    Public Sector Business Manager

    My name is Jackie Collins I am the Public Sector Business Manager for The Recruitment Co. with over 30 years of experience in the recruitment industry.

    I specialise in working with the NHS and The Wider Public Sector, via two frameworks. The Crown Commercial Framework Agreement RM6160 Lot 1 for Admin & Clerical and Lot 6 Ancillary and The Health Trust Europe Total Workforce Solutions.

    I have a wealth of experience supplying temps and perms into the NHS and the wider public sectors as well as commercial, call centre retail and HR.

    I’m looking to work with trusts and wholly-owned subsidiaries, who want to work with a compliant agency who understands, agenda for change and has pricing which is nationally endorsed to ensure you receive competitive charge rates, which also supports the national NHS objectives of cost efficiencies. Then please get in touch

Welcome from The Recruitment Co.

Newport

Welcome to our Newport team

We’re The Recruitment Co. Newport. We are a team of 4 who are passionate and experienced in the recruitment industry. We consider ourselves to be experts at finding unique solutions to our candidate’s and clients’ problems. We’re always where our candidates and clients need us to be and no matter how niche your requirements are, we will work to support you and find the perfect solutions to your needs.

We take pride in how we build and maintain our relationships with our candidates and clients and we are passionate about matching talented individuals with leading businesses across Gwent and Cardiff.

Whether you are a job seeker looking for your next role, or an employer looking for the ‘perfect’ recruitment partner, please make contact with us.

Our specialist sectors

  • Commercial
  • Industrial
  • Public Sector

Meet our Newport Team

Welcome from The Recruitment Co.

Lisburn

Welcome to our Lisburn team

We’re The Recruitment Co. Lisburn.

Our team is made up of recruitment experts, immersed in the local area and here to support your needs. We’re always where our candidates and clients need us and no matter your requirements we’ll work to support you.

We’re passionate about matching talented individuals with leading businesses across Lisburn, whether you’re a job seeker looking for your next great role, or an employer looking for a trusted recruitment partner, please get in touch.

Want to learn more about our Lisburn branch? Meet the team below.

You’re always in good company with The Recruitment Co.

Our specialist sectors

  • Healthcare Support
  • Manufacturing
  • Office-Based Roles
  • Professional
  • Public Sector
  • Warehouse

How to reach us

Map

Just 10 minutes from Lisburn train station, we're easy to reach and looking forward to meeting you!

Meet our Lisburn Team

  • Claire Gourley

    Northern Ireland Operations Manager

    Hi, I’m Claire, I am the Operations Manager for The Recruitment Co. in Northern Ireland.  I have worked for The Rec co for 17 years with 28 years in the people sector. I am a CIPD Associate member and I hold a certificate in recruitment practice. I like to be hands-on and really enjoy working directly with our clients to deliver volume and niche staffing solutions across a broad range of public and private sectors as well as innovative tech and process solutions. Some of our clients I have known for over 15 years in NI! I like to get out and about and visit client sites as I learn so much, it’s genuinely fascinating – open for a cup of tea and a yarn any day!  In my free time, you may see me heading to the North coast or loughs and mountains.

  • Mia McDowell

    Senior Recruitment Consultant

    I have been working for The Recruitment Co. for just under 3 years. My biggest achievement to date would be getting my promotion, after showing my capabilities within my role. We offer our clients the best and most approachable service. I pride myself on my proactive relationship with all my clients. Working in a fast-paced environment to guarantee I am meeting my client’s needs.

  • Jane Lewsley

    Recruitment Consultant

    I’m Team Leader in our Lisburn branch and have been working for The Recruitment Co. for over 8 years, with 10 years total experience in recruitment. I have worked in every aspect of the business from payroll to industrial and commercial recruitment. We offer a professional and proactive approach to recruitment. We support both, the client and candidate throughout the recruitment process and are always on hand to answer any questions.

  • Stephanie McCutcheon

    Principal Recruitment Consultant

    My name is Stephanie McCutcheon, I have 6 years of experience in the recruitment industry working in Office, Engineering, Manufacturing Scientific & Public Sector roles. I have worked within the private sector and public sector industry helping leading clients find the best candidates throughout Northern Ireland providing temporary and permanent solutions for recruitment needs.

Welcome from The Recruitment Co.

Dundee

Welcome to our Dundee team

We’re The Recruitment Co. Dundee. We have years of experience sourcing candidates and clients in the Dundee & Angus area, focusing on long term relationships with our clients and candidates. We cover a vast array of sectors.

We’re passionate about matching talented individuals with leading businesses across Dundee, whether you’re a job seeker looking for your next great role, or an employer looking for a trusted recruitment partner, please get in touch.

Want to learn more about our Dundee branch? Meet the team below.

You’re always in good company with The Recruitment Co.

Our specialist sectors

  • Contact Centre Roles
  • Finance
  • Industrial
  • Logistics
  • Public Sector

How to reach us

Meet our Dundee Team

  • Sarah Martin

    Principal Recruitment Consultant

    Hello, my name is Sarah Martin and I am a Principal Recruitment Consultant based in Dundee. I have worked for The Recruitment Co. since September 2020 and have almost 5 years of Recruitment Experience. I recruit for both Temporary and Permanent positions based in Dundee and Angus.

    My favourite parts of my job are supporting local businesses with their recruitment, getting out to meet clients face to face and securing candidates their dream jobs! So if you are an employer looking for staff or a candidate looking for work in the Dundee and Angus area, please get in touch with me!!

  • Sarah Marshall

    Resourcer

    Recruitment Resourcer supporting Sarah Martin with sourcing candidates within the Dundee & Angus area.

  • Rebecca Anderson

    Resourcer

    5 years of recruitment experience, with the last 3 years spent at The Recruitment Co.

    Covering all branch administration including the right to work checks, referencing and weekly payroll. Sourcing candidates for both temporary and permanent positions within the Dundee, Fife and Perth areas.

Welcome from The Recruitment Co.

Belfast

Welcome to our Belfast team

We’re The Recruitment Co. Belfast, we have years of experience in recruitment. We hire for the largest employer in Northern Ireland specialising in public sector roles so we can guarantee to have a myriad of opportunities waiting for you.

Our team is made up of recruitment experts, immersed in the local area and here to support your needs. We’re always where our candidates and clients need us and no matter your requirements we’ll work to support you.

We’re passionate about matching talented individuals with leading businesses across the Greater Belfast Area, whether you’re a job seeker looking for your next great role, or an employer looking for a trusted recruitment partner, please get in touch.

Want to learn more about our Belfast branch? Meet the team below.

You’re always in good company with The Recruitment Co.

Our specialist sectors

  • Healthcare Support
  • Manufacturing
  • Office-Based Roles
  • Professional
  • Public Sector
  • Warehouse

How to reach us

Map

Located in the heart of Belfast, just a 5-minute walk from Belfast City Hall.

Meet our Belfast Team

  • Helen Whiteside

    Branch Manager

    Hi, my name is Helen Whiteside I am currently the Branch Manager for The Recruitment Co. Belfast, I have a certificate in Recruitment Practice and am also a Fellow Member of Recruitment Employment Confederation. I have over 25 years of recruitment agency experience for temporary & permanent sectors along with extensive knowledge of all Current Employment Legislation in Northern Ireland.
    I have worked with large public and private sector organisations such as NICS and NIE Networks to name but a few. I am skilled in team building, strategic planning, and company collaboration.
    If you’re an employer looking for staff or a job seeker searching for your next great role in NI, Get in touch I would love to hear from you.

  • Michael Callaghan

    Resourcer

    Hi, I am Michael Callaghan. I’m a Recruitment Consultant at The Recruitment Co. with over 4 years of experience in the recruitment industry with jobs in the US and the UK. I hold a degree in Sport & Management while attending University in the United States. I specialise in roles, ranging from Admin Officers to Deputy Principals, within the NICS.

  • Stephanie Wilson

    Recruitment Consultant

    Hi, I’m Stephanie Wilson. I’m a Recruitment Consultant at The Recruitment Co. with over 17 years of experience in the recruitment industry. I specialise in the commercial sector, with a wealth of experience supplying temps and perms to health and social care trust clients across Northern Ireland. I hold a degree in Business Management and in my free time, I regularly attend networking events. If you’re an employer looking for staff or a job seeker searching for your next great role in NI, I’ve got you covered.
    I like to get out and about and visit client sites as I learn so much, it’s genuinely fascinating – open for a cup of tea and a chat any day!
  • Caroline Beck

    Principle Consultant

    I have almost 20 years of experience recruiting all levels of staff in Northern Ireland across the public and private sectors. I have worked in partnership with small family-run businesses to global companies and, large public sector organisations delivering bespoke recruitment packages attracting the correct staff for each organisation.

    I am passionate about recruitment and ensuring that any of my candidates are placed in an environment that suits their skill set so that they can develop their careers, add value and be ultimately happy in their new jobs.

    If you are ready for your next Career move or a business looking to recruit new staff, get in touch, I would be happy to help!

  • Naomi McCurrie

    Senior Account Manager

    A recruitment professional with 17 years of experience managing major private and public sector accounts for The Recruitment Co. I am extremely customer focused and have an honest approach to recruitment.

    Vast experience in advertising, screening and placing candidates into their ideal positions on a daily basis and continually meeting the needs of my clients.