Recruitment TES Prime - leadership recruitment

TES Prime - leadership recruitment


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About TES Prime

TES Prime is our recruitment service solely dedicated to filling school leadership positions, from Head teachers and Deputies to Heads of Department and Bursars.

Our creative team will write and design bespoke, high-end adverts, exacting job descriptions and inspiring candidate material that will attract the highest calibre of candidates. Our recruitment professionals will manage the entire recruitment process including candidate nurturing, targeted search and interview management.

Our service offerings

An Attraction Campaign

A TES Prime Attraction Campaign will give your customised advert the highest visibility and reach:

  • Quarter page advert written and designed by our creative team.
  • Advert placement in the TES in print and online.
  • Branded school descriptor, job and person specification brochure.

We will continue to run your advert until your vacancy has been filled

Selection Campaign

Our fully managed recruitment service will provide you with the highest quality expertise, advice and guidance, ensuring that you are fully equipped for the recruitment process.

  • Dedicated recruitment manager to support you throughout your campaign.
  • Half page advert written and designed by our creative team.
  • Advert placement in the TES in print and online until your vacancy has been filled.
  • Candidate brochure with commissioned photography.
  • Branded job description and person specification.
  • Targeted email campaign.
  • Support and administration, from dealing with all incoming enquiries, to sending out application forms and candidate material, to organising school visits and compiling all application forms.
  • Proactive candidate nurturing, turning expressions of interest into applications.
  • Assistance in the short listing process, providing interview and assessment guidance as well as attendance on the day.

Targeted Search with advertising

A dedicated recruitment manager will work with you to ensure you seek the right leader for your headship position.

Candidate scope and search - in consultation with you, we will complete thorough research into the marketplace, using a variety of methodology, to identify potential candidates. We will proactively target identified leaders and market the role to them.

Longlist interviews and detailed candidate reports - we will interview all candidates and present you with a detailed report on how each individual has performed. We can organize ability and psychometric assessments to support the interview process if required.

Shortlisting guidance and interview management - we make all the necessary arrangements for you to meet the shortlisted candidates until an offer of employment is made and accepted. We provide all unsuccessful applicants with valuable feedback on your behalf.

Candidate management - we will obtain employer references and negotiate with the successful candidate.

Advertising campaign - half page advert written and designed by our creative team and placement in the TES, in print and online, plus candidate brochure creation.

We guarantee to find your ideal leader