THE Story

Welcome to THE Agency!

We are a West Yorkshire based recruitment agency in Cleckheaton specialising in sourcing high calibre Candidates for our Clients in a number of different sectors, which are immensely diverse, ranging from: Financial & Professional services, Manufacturing, Utility Companies, large retailers, Health and Dental Care Providers, Insurance and Credit Unions, to name but a few…

Established in July 2006, our Managing Director Kim Barnes-Evans FREC set up THE Agency to fill a gap in the market for a bespoke recruitment service that puts people at its centre.

Both Clients and Candidates alike benefit from THE Agency’s unique approach to recruitment, offering a high standard of service every time.

“Through our people and quality of service, we aim to become the preferred choice of both Clients and Candidates”

– THE Agency’s mission statement

THE Values

At the heart of everything we do are our core values, which inform our practice and ensure that we provide a high quality and consistent level of service for our Clients and Candidates.

A personal, tailor-made approach

We understand that every Client and Candidate is unique, and we aim to treat all people fairly whilst also understanding, and being sensitive to, individual needs and requirements.

Honesty and openness

We pride ourselves on our transparency as an agency. Clients and Candidates can be assured that we will always be genuine, make no false promises, and give honest and open feedback and advice.

Respecting our Accreditation

THE Agency is an REC Accredited Business with Corporate and Fellowship status and an ISO 9001:2015 Accredited Recruitment Agency. This means that we are fully committed to strict codes of practice, giving Clients and Candidates the assurance that our business is ethical and regulated.

THE Opportunities

Looking for permanent, temporary, full-time or part-time employment? You can find a selection of some of our current vacancies on our website.

THE Approach

At THE Agency, we pride ourselves on our unique approach to recruitment, favouring a bespoke approach to suit individual Client and Candidate needs.