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Recruitment in Reading

This page discusses recruitment in Reading from Reading based recruitment agencies to local employers in Reading; please feel free to add any comments to the end of this article.

In Reading we are fortunate to have a huge range of great local recruiters from both direct employers (employers who recruit their staff directly) to recruitment agencies (who find candidates on behalf of their clients) both of whom offer a variety of good opportunities.



Reading Recruitment Agencies


The Reading area has the advantage of a number of very helpful employment agencies who can listen to your requirements and help you to be the first to apply for the vacancies you want. Recruitment agencies can really increase your prospects of finding and, more vitally, getting that excellent.


Recruitment agencies can also make sure you are 'thinking outside the box'. Have you considered using the skills you have achieved and transferring them to a different type of role? Recruitment agencies can prove to be an vital avenue for job seekers.



Searching Jobs online


You should never underestimate the importance of the internet to your job hunt. Lots employers are relying on the internet for their recruitment needs, often posting their roles on their own websites as well as jobsites such as our own. It is not unusual for to be their only way of advertising their opportunities so be sure to exploit this essential tool.


Create a job alert and we will email you whenever a new job is added that matches your job criteria; informing you of the relevant vacancies so you see them before anyone else.


Did you know employers and agencies can also use our website to look for CVs to fill their vacancies? So ensure you register your CV with us so we can help bring the openings to you.



Useful Recruitment Advice


Job seeking can be hard and unfortunately there will commonly be competition so it's crucial your CV creates an impact. Your CV is a prospective employers' first point of contact with you so it should be up to date and excellently presented. Your prospective recruiter should be able to see straightaway your key skills are and what experience you have had. Try beginning your CV with a personal statement. This should be a few lines about you, stating your strengths and your goals.




AllReadingJobs is dedicated to assisting local people find work with local recruiters in Reading. We hope you will find AllReadingJobs to be a useful resource that makes your recruitment search a little bit easier.



Careers Advice

We work with experts in and around our local area to provide useful information relating to careers advice - we hope you will find these articles to be helpful


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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 5 - Finding a New Job

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Redundancy - Advice for Employers and Businesses

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 2 - Financial Advice

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 1 - Knowing Your Rights

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 3 - Psychological Impact

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Top 10 things not to do in a job interview

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Dealing with Redundancy - Part 4 - Retraining and Development

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10 Steps to Creating Career Opportunities

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Reading Employment & Business News

When attending interviews it's always good to be up to date with what's happening in the local business and employment sector - we hope you'll find these selected news articles interesting


Job Seeking in Reading

Reading is a popular, multicultural town within close proximity to London; in fact the capital is a mere 25 minute train ride away. Reading is home to a number of large businesses, particularly in the IT and insurance sectors. Reading is one of the top commercial town’s in the country and it is not uncommon for big businesses to set up offices here; it is cheaper to run a business based in Reading, salaries for jobs are less, rent for offices is less, but London is not too far to travel to should it be necessary. ..read more

New year, new job cuts for major businesses

It may be a new year and a fresh start for some, but for employees of Hewlett-Packard and the makeup company Revlon, 2014 has started with a bang for all the wrong reasons. ..read more

Major computer company announces job cuts

Hewlett-Packard recently announced anticipated over 1000 job cuts from positions across the UK. The American owned company is attempting to reduce the size of its workforce in the UK, meaning employees from a number of sites ..read more

HP announces over 1000 job cuts in the UK

HP has announced it is set to axe over 1000 jobs in the UK due to business cutbacks. An estimated 27000 HP employees are expected to lose their jobs with the global giant next year. UK employees based both at Bracknell and ..read more

Part time Jobs in Reading

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