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We put people first.

A career at Carrington West is about development, progression and reward. On-going training, support from your team and senior management, an e-learning hub with a fully tailored pathway to success and many other benefits are just an application away.   

​It's an exciting time for us. There's a lot going on so it's a chance to be part of our vision as we expand our reach and enter new markets. The work is interesting and diverse and even if you already have recruitment experience or know our markets there is still plenty of room to develop your career. Guided by our core values of passion, integrity and excellence, our culture is inclusive and we are looking for outstanding performers that thrive in a team environment where we are all working towards achieving our goals.

In 2021, we are very proud to have achieved Investor in People Platinum status. We started working with the IIP early in our company journey. Our "people first" approach is part of our culture. Working with IIP practitioners and to the IIP framework helps us ensure that our policies, processes and organisation always have our colleagues at the core. Our mission is to provide the best possible work place for everyone, and to help us all be the best possible versions of ourselves both professionally and personally.

​As well as great rates of pay, wide ranging benefits and excellent bonuses and commission structure, we care about the communities we live and work in. We partner with local charities so we can really make a difference to the causes that our close to our hearts whether it is paid time off to volunteer or one of the many fundraisers we run through the year, we are committed to giving something back. More information about our charities can be found on our charities page.

Our company values are  Passion, Integrity & Excellence (PIE) and they permeate throughout our organisation. These values were determined collectively early in our journey with the aim of creating and defining a culture where the vision and values would be clear and integral to our business, and this has remained the case throughout our growth.

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Meet Some of Our Team!​

What's your passion? Ours is looking after our team. As a Carrington West employee you will be given control of your career. We will help you achieve the success you deserve and support every step of your journey with us.

Here are just some of the reasons why we have an amazing 92% staff retention rate.

Blayne Cahill

Outstanding career development, e-learning platform with individually tailored pathways, and no limit to promotion opportunities.

Matt Ulysses

We surveyed our current employees and almost all of them said the positive office culture, camaraderie and amazing support was why they love coming to work!

Oliver Meleder

Excellent rates of pay and benefits, flexi-working and an industry leading bonus and commission structure.

Harriet Simmonds

We celebrate and reward success. Whatever your role with us our incentives schemes, social events and annual company holiday are inclusive.

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Learning & Development

Continuous learning and career development is the key to our employee's success. The Carrington West Learning & Development Hub is our online training resource with hundreds of hours of video content, a 150 page recruitment manual, short bite sized systems training clips, mental heath and well being information as well as company updates and news.

When you join Carrington West you will be taken through an induction programme with your manager and using resources on the L&D Hub . Your career pathway and learning plan is unique to you and your goals. You can manage the pace and the way in which you expand your knowledge dependent on your individual learning style, truly taking control of your own career development. Carrington West is proud to have won the 2020 Investor in People award for Learning & Development.

Diversity & Inclusion

Carrington West is committed to supporting the principle of equal opportunities and opposes all forms of unlawful or unfair discrimination on the grounds of any Protected Characteristic including sex; race (including colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin); religion or belief; age; disability; marital status and civil partnership; sexual orientation; gender reassignment; pregnancy and maternity. We are a Disability Confident Employer and we are currently working towards additional D&I accreditations. Details of our full Diversity & Inclusion policy can be requested by contacting us today.

Health & Wellbeing

Looking after the mental and physical health of our colleagues is a top priority, so when you join our team, you can be assured that we are doing everything we can to provide a workplace that promotes healthy working and living. We offer flexitime to allow for commitments outside of work to be met and improve everyone’s work/life balance as well as benefits such as free fruit in the office, discounted gym membership and medical cover and a self-help wellness app. The management team receive mental health awareness training and we have a fully trained Mental Health First Aider onsite. When times are tough, everyone has access to an Employee Assistance Programme to support you, alongside your manager and your HR team. 

Our Sectors & Clients

Our clients are public sector and private organisations working on design, construction and maintenance of the UK's built environment. As a Carrington West consultant you will be part of the talent supply chain that is helping leading corporations, local authorities and government to deliver some of the nation's largest major infrastructure projects. Recruitment consultant jobs and opportunities in our shared services division (admin, compliance, finance, HR and marketing) are open to people passionate about recruitment and our sectors: buildings & construction, highways & infrastructure, rail, town planning, water & environmental, utilities & power.

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