If you are looking for staff

The Job Shop helps businesses find the right staff quickly and efficiently.

We can support you with every step of your recruitment process including:

  • Creating job descriptions, person specifications and adverts
  • Advertising your role borough wide using our partnership network
  • Sifting and shortlisting CV’s
  • Matching and screening candidates
  • Holding recruitment sessions

Retailer Evans, based in Vicarage Field Shopping Centre, wanted helped to recruit a single new retail assistant.

Jan Smith, Manager commented:

“We were really pleased with the service we received from Barking Job Shop. You took away the pressure and hard work and delivered a helpful service and communicated with us every step of the way. We asked and you delivered.”

In October 2012 the team worked to support the opening of a new Premier Inn and Brewer’s Fayre in Dagenham, leading to almost 60 job offers for borough residents.

The employer was supported to hold information sessions, assessment days and interviews in the borough’s Barking Learning Centre.

Joe McDiarmid, General Manager for Whitbread commented:

“Overall we were extremely impressed with the smooth recruitment process, calibre of candidates and the venue.”

Job Shop Employer Support

020 8724 8870 or 020 8724 8877

employers@lbbd.gov.uk