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Senior Operations Recruiter

Connaught House, Colchester, Essex



Are you a dynamic and passionate Senior Operations Recruiter ready to take the lead in shaping the future of care?. Care UK is an awarding winning private care company with over 150 care homes across the United Kingdom.  We are seeking an enthusiastic and creative head-hunter, with a passion for searching and networking with great determination, to join our vibrant and dedicated team as a Senior Operations Recruiter!

At Care UK, we are committed to providing exceptional care to our residents and our values of Caring, Passionate and Teamwork are at the heart of all we do. Our success is built on the strength of our people and with a vast network of care homes and a diverse range of support functions, we're on a mission to find exceptional talent to join us on our journey.

The role: Be responsible for the successful delivery of the Resourcing strategy for attracting and resourcing Home Managers, Regional Directors, and Senior Operations roles for our care homes nationwide. You will collaborate with hiring managers, develop innovative recruitment strategies, and ensure a seamless and engaging candidate experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaise and build a strong relationship with key stakeholders.
  • Proactively utilise all available resources and Care UK’s employer brand to attract passive candidates.
  • Use agreed social networking sites and job boards to attract suitable candidates.
  • Advise, support and coach Managers in the correct application of recruitment procedures.
  • Work collaboratively with HR professionals to ensure vacancies are filled in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Lead, inspire and champion recruitment best practice to achieve excellence in talent acquisition.
  • Cultivate and nurture a  talent pipeline.

What We're Looking For:

  • Proven experience in recruitment with a passion for attracting and finding the right candidate.
  • Strong negotiation skills with a strong ability to influence and guide hiring managers.
  • Headhunting and executive search experience
  • Innovative mindset and the ability to think creatively.
  • Stakeholder management experience
  • Healthcare or Home Manager recruiting – desirable.
  • Hybrid Working in Colchester, Essex

Why Join Care UK?

  • Be part of a dynamic and growing organisation dedicated to providing outstanding care.
  • Collaborate with a diverse and talented team in a supportive and inclusive environment.
  • Enjoy a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.
  • Make a meaningful impact on the lives of residents and contribute to the success of our care homes.

We are committed to recruiting diverse, talented people, who share our passion for helping others.  We see the potential in everyone, let us fulfil yours.  If you're ready to take your recruitment career to the next level and be a part of something extraordinary, we want to hear from you!

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A care career at Care UK

Develop a fulfilling career as part of a caring and supportive team at Care UK. If you're passionate about helping others, we'll offer you a rewarding job with excellent training opportunities so you can continue to develop your skills.

Whether you’re new to care or are already a committed carer looking to take the next step in your career, at Care UK you can find a fulfilling career as part of a close-knit, friendly team.


A care career at Care UK
A care career at Care UK
A care career at Care UK