About Us

WP Recruitment & HR Ltd (formerly WP Recruitment Ltd) has been successfully supplying temporary, contract and permanent staff across the Island since 1989, which has resulted in achieving excellent local knowledge.

Starting initially as a secretarial service the company grew to meet client’s demands and now supplies all industry sectors (excluding medical and care roles).

By not ‘specialising’ WP are able to meet all their clients’ needs across all levels, their ‘can do’ attitude means they are always looking for a challenge and striving to improve.

Their personal approach allows them to tailor recruitment specifically for each client and in doing so develop a lasting understanding and relationship with both companies from the Island and mainland.

Their friendly and professional staff , who have a combined experience of over 40 years within recruitment, pride themselves on their high standard of customer service and use their expertise to provide a complete confidential service, ensuring adherence to agency standards and legislation.

All of this, combined with their comprehensive candidate registrations achieves consistently positive placement results.

WP Recruitment & HR Ltd is an independent recruitment agency. Their size, however does not reflect their capability as they have secured and maintained preferred supplier status with various organisations, both national and international, in both public and private sectors, based on the Isle of Wight, for many years. In addition they Second Tier supply on behalf of several national recruitment agencies who do not have Island representation.

WP Recruitment & HR Ltd is a corporate member of the REC (The Recruitment and Employment Confederation) , the professional body that governs employment agency standards. Their staff are qualified to REC standards and are committed to adhere to the REC Code of Good Practice.

WP Recruitment & HR Ltd is a member of the Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce and was awarded the Business Awards For Excellence 2006, Professional and Business Service Award and 2009 Highly Commended Business in the Community.

Latest News

    Spring Newsletter 2017

    ‘BREXIT’proof your Business: The decision has been made and the nation has been assured that nothing will change in the next two years. At this stage, beyond that lies uncertainty over many issues including Employment Legislation, as much has changed since Britain joined the EU, however, in this circumstance, as with the recession,  the benefits of using temporary staff increase, …

    Good Practice

    Getting HR right and getting the best value for your business Many HR professionals that we support would argue that ‘Good Practice’ is the minimum requirement of their role, their involvement being a core, strategic influence to operations and growth. However many smaller companies do not have a dedicated representative and may lack some of the fundamental principles, so the …

    Spring Newsletter 2016

    Welcome to the first newsletter under our new company name. Why the change? We thought it time that we highlighted that we supply a complete staffing service; Being the Island’s only independent generalist recruitment agency we have been supplying temporary, contract and permanent staff to all industries across the Island since 1989. Our team (pictured above) have over 40 years …

    Isle Love Recruitment

    Celebrating the most productive year to date, two years in a row, with 2015 looking to exceed the records again, the staff at WP Recruitment Ltd can’t get enough of the Isle of Wight. This is clear from not only the longevity of the team, with a combined knowledge of over 50 years in recruitment between them, but also in …