Candidate Feedback:

“WP Recruitment are fantastic, they helped me find my new job and were very professional, kind and eager to help. Highly Recommended” Dan – Support Worker.

CORONAVIRUS/COVID-19

Update for Clients: WP will be continuing to operate as normal, whilst taking precautions, until further notice. We are on hand to supply temporary staff at short notice to cover any shortfalls or additional resources required. We are asking all temporary workers before placement to confirm they are not showing symptoms or have been exposed to someone who has displayed …

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Happy Christmas from all the team at WP!

Christmas Opening Hours:      Monday 23rd December 9am – 5pm. Tuesday 24th December: 9am – 1pm. Wednesday 25th December: CLOSED . Thursday 26th December: CLOSED . Friday 27th December: 10am – 2pm . Monday 30th December: 9am – 5pm. Tuesday 31st December: 9am – 1pm. Wednesday 1st January: CLOSED . Thursday 2nd January: 9am – 5pm ( normal office hours resume) …

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The Interview Workshop

Thanks to all those companies who attended our event at The Isle of Wight Chamber of Commerce yesterday: “The Interview Workshop – Assessment and Selection skills for Small Businesses”, the session was met with great feedback: “I’ve been to a few Chamber workshops but this one has been the most useful by far. I found the information incredibly helpful with …

Advice from Local Employers:

“Research extensively and really know what it is that you are applying for” – Holly, Isle of Wight Police

Advice from Local Employers:

“ Make your covering letter no more than 3 paragraphs; 1. What job you are applying for and where it was advertised. 2. Why you are right for the role (use some key words from the job advertisement). 3. When you are available and how they can contact you ie email / mobile. Keep your CV relevant, 2 pages only …

Advice from Local Employers:

“In the 21st century, ‘soft skills’ are often more important than ‘hard skills’. Organisations will start to look more for people that can interact with other humans, especially as technology advances forward. Think about your attitude towards learning, things will be constantly be changing so you need to KEEP learning new things – and the only way you keep this …

Advice from Local Employers:

“With so many people applying for positions I really look for the people that stand out. Standing out to me is not simply showing how great you are but how much you have looked into the position offered. If I see something in the opening statement linked specifically to the role you have applied for I will actually take time …