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We specialise in bringing people together for mutual benefit

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Bringing Essential Employability Skills to Young Adults - Where First Impressions Count

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  • Client Satisfaction

    Client Satisfaction

  • Candidate Selection

    Candidate Selection

  • Commitment & Ethics

    Commitment & Ethics

  • Employability Skills

    Employability Skills


Bringing People Together For Mutual benefit....

Our Recruitment Services

Specialists in placing candidates into permanent positions, we recruit for a diverse range of job types for both the public and private sectors, covering the whole of London and the South East. Adrecruit is staffed by professional and experienced consultants with a wealth of recruitment industry experience. This allows us to offer the highest quality service to both clients and job seekers.

Adrecruit is NOT your average recruitment agency!
We actively tailor our service to specifically meet individual client requirements and constantly monitor this process to meet changing recruitment needs.

For the Client:
• We understand the industries that we work in and feel we can place the best candidate for the job.
• We also rigourusly interview each candidate, going through the job role and making sure they are a suitable for the position. This not only saves you time and money but further ensures that your business has the best chance of retaining them.

For the Candidate:
• We understand the meaning of customer care and feel we provide an excellent service.
• We also provide a full brief on each of our roles & clients before sending your CV, to be sure we a finding the ideal job for you.

Whatever the job specification, or the type of work you are looking for, we will give an honest appraisal of whether we can assist you in finding work or finding suitable candidates for your business.

Adrecruit will endeavour to find the best solution to your problem within the shortest time frame.

Candidate Commitment and Ethics:


We believe in Equal Opportunity for all, regardless of gender, race, ethnic origin, religion, disability or sexual orientation. The staffing policies and practices of A Perfect Profile in relation to our candidates and clients are non-discriminatory.

Candidates should be protected against risk of exposure that may damage them:
• No candidate will have their personal information divulged to a client without their prior agreement.
• Checking of references provided by the candidate will not be conducted without the knowledge and agreement of the candidate. This does not preclude normal candidate search.
• Candidate files will only be maintained with the candidate’s permission.

We undertake to present you to clients only where we believe in your suitability.
We will not mislead or misinform you.
We will update you of the progress of your application at all times.
Should an application be unsuccessful we will provide you with constructive feedback.


Approach Direct Recruitment is a Recruitment agency with a difference –
“You are important to us”
We work hard on your behalf, searching for suitable positions. At Approach Direct Recruitment we realise how important it is to have an agency that understands your needs. We will not just file your C.V. – we will actively market your details to our clients. Our key sectors include:
• Senior and Middle Management

• Accounts/ Finance

• Sales

• Customer Service

• Administration and Secretarial

• Call Centres

• Junior and Entry level positions

We offer invaluable advice and guidance throughout the application and interview process, as well as understanding your skills and attributes which helps us to market you in the best way possible to our clients.
In addition to permanent recruitment, we understand that some of you may be looking for temporary positions. If you need a more flexible working situation, temping could be the answer. As a temp, you can work as much or as little as you like to fit in with your lifestyle. Perhaps you want to be off for the school holidays or you thrive in working in different environments. It can also be an invaluable option for those wanting to build their experience through a number of assignments with different companies. Temporary assignments can range from a few hours to a couple of years and if the assignment goes well you may be asked to return or even be offered a permanent position. Whatever your preference we can provide temporary positions across all of our sectors.
As a people organisation, our aim is to exceed our candidates’ expectations.


Client Commitment and Ethics:


Clients need to be confident that information disclosed to ADrecruit during the course of an assignment will remain confidential. To ensure that this is the case:

• If there is a possible conflict of interest between clients or potential clients, it will be immediately disclosed to both parties.

• ADrecruit professionals will not discuss client matters in a public place nor disclose client information to third parties.

• ADrecruit will maintain the security of client papers and communications.

Clients need to be kept informed as to progress on their assignment:
• Candidates and clients will be updated continuously as required on the status of their search and informed immediately if there are any obstacles or issues impairing ADrecruit’s delivery of the candidate search.

Clients need to be clear that we represent their interests:
• ADrecruit will not send unsolicited resumes to clients.

• In salary negotiations, we need to represent the client’s best interests and be fair to the candidate.

• ADrecruit will not offer the same candidate to two clients at the same time (parallel processing).

Clients need to be clear that their name will not be used disrespectfully within another client’s or candidates company:
• ADrecruit will not disclose the name of a client to a candidate until the client agrees this is appropriate.

Clients need to be confident in the quality of work delivered and the fit of the candidate with the client organisation:

• To support this, ADrecruit offers a minimum guarantee that if the appointed candidate leaves the client without reasonable cause within at least three months of joining, then ADrecruit will conduct a second search at no fee. Approach Direct Recruitment offices are free to exceed this minimum.

ADrecruit recognises the importance of diversity in today’s global marketplace. Therefore, we have a strong commitment to diversity that includes working diligently to provide all clients a diverse, qualified range of candidates on every engagement. Under no circumstance will we tolerate or engage in discriminatory activity.




Recruitment can often be time consuming and costly. It is our aim at A Perfect Profile to take all or part of the process and offer clients an effective and efficient way of achieving a positive result. With numerous years in the recruitment industry, we have built a reputation based upon our knowledge, experience, honesty and delivery. The result is that we are the supplier of choice for numerous clients.

At A Perfect Profile we provide permanent staff for all your organisational recruitment needs. As an independent and locally owned agency, we pride ourselves on our in-depth knowledge of the local business community and our ability to meet our clients requirements in an efficient manner. In addition to this, we also recruit for a broad spectrum of staffing disciplines throughout London and the South East.

A Perfect Profile operate via a very simple but effective method of recruitment – We attract the best candidates by concentrating on referrals and recommendations. Additionally we also build long term relationships with our clients based on our ability to provide a tailored and personalised service, whilst keeping costs competitive due to our size. In essence we aim to minimize time consumption involved in recruitment for you by sending only a select number of candidates for each role that are closely matched to your person specifications.

Our tailored approach applies as much to larger recruitment campaigns, advertised, and retained assignments as it does to one-off traditional vacancy recruitment. If you are looking to recruit a number of individuals, setting up a new team or re-locating a department, Approach Direct Recruitment have specialist experience and proven track record in successfully managing these needs.

For more information regarding our services please contact one of our experienced consultants for an in depth discussion to identify your requirements. Alternatively, we are happy to visit your premises, in order to tailor our services to meet your recruitment needs.

About Us

Check out who we are and what we do....

Approach Direct Recruitment is an independently owned  Recruitment  Consultancy  situated  in  the heart of the City of London. As an organisation we specialise in the supply of permanent vacancies.
Established in 2005, Approach Direct Recruitment has built on its reputation for quality and integrity within the Recruitment Industry. Our success and achievement is based on a proactive approach, understanding trends and industry sectors, with the ability to respond quickly to client requirements. Many HR Departments consider Approach Direct Recruitment a key part of their recruitment strategy.
We as a Company highly value the relationships that we foster with our clients and our in-depth understanding of their needs and expectations make for a highly successful partnership.
Our aim is to provide a service of the highest quality with speed and efficiency within a competitive market-place. As an independent Agency, this allows us to tailor our service specifically to meet individual client requirements and constantly monitor and adapt our services to meet ever changing recruitment needs.
Our objective is to also establish long term relationships with our clients, supporting their organisations through periods of planned structural change based on our ability to adjust to unforeseeable market forces.

Employability Skills

Bringing Essential Employability Skills to Young Adults....


What are Employability Skills?

Employability skills have been defined after extensive collaboration with business by the CBI (Confederation of British Industry’s). They are a set of attributes, skills and knowledge that all labour market participants should possess to ensure they have the capability of being effective in the workplace – to the benefit of themselves, their employer and the wider economy.

Employability Skills Include the following:

Self Management

readiness to accept responsibility, flexibility, resilience, self-starting, appropriate assertiveness, time management, readiness to improve own performance based on feedback/reflective learning.

Team Working

respecting others, listening, co-operating, negotiating/persuading, contributing to discussions, and awareness of interdependence with others

Business & Customer Awareness

basic understanding of the key drivers for business success – including the importance of innovation and taking calculated risks – and the need to provide customer satisfaction and build customer loyalty

Problem Solving

analysing facts and situations and applying creative thinking to develop appropriate solutions.

Communication & Literacy

application of literacy, ability to produce clear, structured written work and oral literacy – including listening and questioning.

Application of Numeracy

manipulation of numbers, general mathematical awareness and its application in practical contexts (e.g. measuring, weighing, estimating and applying formulae).


Our Workshops

Our workshops are designed to help students take control of their career direction.  We will deliver a service that can fully equip students with confidence to present their skills positively when applying for vacancies. Our workshops will allow young adults to identify their individual attributes and skills while helping them to understand how to utilise their personal skills to their advantage.

The social impact of these workshops are to teach young adults how to be professional within society and ultimately within the workplace.
Respect- Towards others regardless of their personal beliefs

Diversity- To increase awareness of the differences of others

Communication- How to communicate with others in a professional manner

Professionalism- How to conduct themselves within the workplace

Accountability- For actions and taking responsibility for them

Confidence- To increase personal self-belief

Skills- To identify personal skills and unique selling points

These workshops are aimed at those who wish to improve their employability skills before they enter work. However, these workshops will need full participation from students.

    • Motivation and confidence building

We believe that success will come from us drawing on our own experiences as a teen through to adulthood. Our best source for material is our own life. While times have changed, there are still themes that are universal and timeless. This is about young people understanding that now its all about them as an individual, they have to start taking responsibility and focusing on their goals.

    • Team Work and Group Exercises

Team work and understanding the role you play within a group at work is very important skill that young people need to recognise before they eventually start work. The key elements would include; respecting others, listening, co-operating, negotiating/persuading, contributing to discussions, and awareness of interdependence with others.

    • First Impressions

Your appearance and behaviour speak volumes about who you are. Knowing how to convey the right image and message about you will boost your confidence and maximise your career prospects. We will provide students with the opportunity to make a difference. With our expert advice and guidance we can positively spark ideas, thought and inspire!

Our professional objective advice can make all the difference to students overall success.

    • CV Workshop

The CV workshop has been designed to allow the individual to identify successes that should be included on their CV. They will also learn key skills on how to make a good impression via their information CV using their own Unique Selling Points (USP’s). The do’s and don’ts regarding information provided, professionalism, layout and content.

    • Interview Preparation/Skills

This section has been designed to prepare the individual for interviews with potential employers and will cover:

• Preparing for interview (key elements to consider and remember)
• Likely questions to arise during the interview
• Tips on Closing questions
• Following up an interview (feedback)

    • Mock Interviews

This allows young adults to receive experience and feedback after the mock interview before they experience the real thing. This will be done in either a group setting which will allow feedback, engagement from peers or on a one 2 one basis for those who may not be very confident at this stage. We recognise that not everyone is the same!

    • Effective Job Search/ the hidden job market

The Perfect profile website has been designed to help potential young candidates build knowledge of online job searching. This will demonstrate how to apply for jobs and what tools could be used to their advantage.

This workshop will offer young adults a stronger understanding and knowledge on how to identify the opportunity that suits them. The workshops also cover where to look for particular vacancies depending on the individual’s interests and ambitions.

Business Objectives

• To improve social inclusion, motivation and confidence of young adults

• To assist students with a clear understanding of recruitment and what is expected for them when applying for work

• Clearly Identity the differences professional and social skills

• Turn rejection into success

• Identity and recognise new opportunities when they arise –family and friends

• Dealing with NO and moving on

• To work as a bridge between those leaving statutory education and entering the world of work

• To identify the specific need(s) of secondary schools and young adults in college

• To help empower secondary schools to understand the importance of employability skills within their schools and/colleges

• To demonstrate through change that social responsibility does not stop when young adults leave education

• To establish long term relationships with local councils, student unions and head teachers

• To support any existing programmes (i.e. careers advisers) that the councils and/or schools may have currently within secondary schools

• To influence local and national authorities that there is an urgent need for reform within secondary schools long term objective

• To introduce young adults to tangible and realistic role models with whom they can identify

• To build a strong network of Employability Skills tutors to deliver workshops throughout the borough of Haringey

• To create e-learning products to support workshop delivery conducted by teachers


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Contact Details

Approach Direct Recruitment

2nd Floor,145-157 St John Street

London EC1V 4PY


020 7281 5585


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