It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas!

On December 14, 2018, in THE blog, by Site Admin

If you’ve been following our blog and our Instagram, you’ll know that we decided to make some changes to how we celebrate Christmas this year. This year, we decided to make a donation to our local food bank, The Welcome Centre in Huddersfield. The Welcome Centre, alongside other food banks in the UK, provide crucial […]

Seven more sleeps!

On December 3, 2018, in THE blog, by Site Admin

Just under a month ago, we shared some exciting news with you about our alternative Christmas plans. As we’re now into December, and Christmas is just around the corner, we’re gearing up for a festive shop to donate to our local food bank – The Welcome Centre in Huddersfield. The Welcome Centre helpfully provide information […]

This Christmas, we’re supporting our local food bank!

On November 19, 2018, in THE blog, by Site Admin

Christmas can be a really exciting, happy and warm time of year. Enjoying the good company of friends and family, traditional or non-traditional Christmas dinners, crackers with flimsy paper hats and cheesy jokes that make everyone groan or giggle, and general joy and laughter. But Christmas can also be a really hard time of year, […]

Welcome Shirley!

On September 10, 2018, in THE blog, by Site Admin

If you’ve been to see us recently, you’ll have noticed a fresh new face in reception. Shirley joined us late August 2018 as our friendly Receptionist/Administrator. Shirley will greet candidates and clients at the door and will be a helpful touch point for your journey with us. Shirley also helps with diary management and making […]

GDPR: What is it, and what does it mean?

On September 10, 2018, in THE blog, by Site Admin

The General Data Protection Regulation (or GDPR) came in from 25th May this year. It’s an EU law on data protection that essentially seeks to give individuals (you) control over your personal data and who you share it with/who retains your details on what systems etc. You’ve probably been bombarded by emails from various companies […]

Temporary Worker of the Year 2016

On July 22, 2016, in THE blog, by Site Admin

THE Agency (Recruitment) Limited is delighted to announce the winner of their Temporary Worker of the Year 2016. Sophie Cusworth who has worked for THE Agency for almost 2 years has proved to be an invaluable member of their temporary team at one of their Clients – BASF Plc in Low Moor Bradford. Sophie is […]

Local Temporary Worker of the Year 2015

On August 6, 2015, in THE blog, by Site Admin

Local recruitment agency – THE Agency (Recruitment) Limited based in Cleckheaton is delighted to announce the winner of their Temporary Worker of the Year 2015. Carol Davie who has worked for THE Agency for almost 3 years has proved to be an invaluable member of their temporary team at one of their Clients – Morrisons […]

Let’s Get Social with Twitter

On October 30, 2011, in THE blog, by Marketing

Social networking is all the rage these days and it’s a great way to keep in touch with your friends and family as well as follow the news from your favourite brand, interest or perhaps celebrity. From our perspective as a business; social media services such as Twitter and LinkedIn are a superb way to […]

Something to Shout About: We’re Five!

On October 28, 2011, in THE blog, by Marketing

Can you believe it’s five years since THE Agency started to make its mark within the recruitment sector with the opening of its office in Cleckheaton here in West Yorkshire? We can’t, the time has just flown by! But that’s exactly what we’re celebrating this month as we reach our fifth birthday and there’s no […]

Psychometric Testing Adds Value

On March 1, 2011, in THE blog, by Site Admin

March 2011 sees THE Agency (Recruitment) Limited embarking upon its partnership with Lesley Jenkins from Pyramid Training as they launch a new service for their Clients – Psychometric Testing. Psychometric testing is a tool that many companies use when recruiting at a more senior level – however, THE Agency is keen to break the mould […]

ISO 9002 Audit is a Success

On March 1, 2011, in THE blog, by Site Admin

Following our ISO 9002: 2008 Accreditation in December 2009 we are delighted to report that our first external audit by QMS was a huge success last month – February 2011. Having worked personally within an ISO9002:2008 framework for over 16 years THE Agency’s Managing Director, Kim Barnes-Evans now feels more than equipped than ever to […]

Agency Workers Directive AWR (October 2011)

On January 11, 2011, in THE blog, by Site Admin

As we move into our 5th year of trading, once again we have many legislative changes that will affect our industry and the clients that we deal with. The most important one being the Agency Workers Directive AWR (October) which derives from European legislation designed to give temporary agency workers parity in pay and employment […]

Talented Team Celebrates Success!

On January 1, 2011, in THE blog, by Site Admin

In the current economic climate, it’s hard to find many local companies who are celebrating a great financial year. But that’s exactly what THE Agency (Recruitment) Limited are doing. Having been established in Cleckheaton since November 2006, THE Agency has gone from strength to strength, defying the recession with their professional and dedicated attitude towards […]