Work Wales is a leading recruitment company based in Swansea, covering Swansea, Llanelli, Cardiff and the whole of South Wales.
Work Wales has a strong vision to provide a quality and professional recruitment service to both clients and candidates and is passionately committed to becoming the most successful Welsh recruitment agency.
Work Wales specialises in Temporary and Permanent Recruitment and works in partnership with companies to find the best candidate for their organisation. Work Wales prides itself in the values that the team work, and live by, day in day out. Work Wales understands that companies want honesty, integrity, passion and dedication with a ‘no nonsense’ approach, for this Work Wales is your team.
Over the years, Work Wales has built a reputation for professionalism with a thorough, friendly and discrete approach. The Work Wales team are bright and intuitive and are exceptionally good interviewers, able to identify real talent. Work Wales are constantly in touch with the fast-changing market and are well placed to advise clients and to find creative solutions.
As members of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation, which assures jobseekers and employers of recruitment services to the highest standards, Work Wales has cumulatively built up a large share of the market in what is now a highly competitive recruitment industry.
We offer employment in the following fields
- Industrial & Manufacturingincluding warehousing, picking/packing, and light industrial, production controllers, PCB/Assembly, FLT.
- Events and Hospitalityincluding catering/bar staff, security, conference services.
- Drivingincluding relocation, Freight shipment/handling, distribution, loading and unloading, LGV1 C+E, LGV2 C, C1 (7.5 ton), ADR licence, HIAB licence, MOFFAT Certificate, Tachograph tested and reference checked, Van / Multi Drop Drivers, Regular licence and DVLA checks.
- Commercial/Administrationincluding secretarial services, PA’s, office admin, Tele-marketing, call handling, retail, cashiers, merchandisers, cleaners, Multilingual, HR & Training, Marketing.
- Call Centre & Salesincluding sales advisors, Managers, Field Sales, Team leaders, Coaches, performance improvement leaders, Quality Manager, outbound/inbound, Tele-appointers.
- Managerialincluding Accounting, finance, sales, marketing, Branch, Duty, Operations, warehouse and commercial.
- Engineeringincluding mechanical, production, electrical, Test, CAD, Project, industrial, manufacturing, design, mechanical technicians.
- I.T. Supportincluding technical analyst positions, with proven certifications and call handling experience.
Our Work Wales team currently consists of Directors, Sophie Turner and Christina Adams, both experienced recruitment consultants with their administrator Laura Jones, and within the Perms division Work Wales employs a Perms Recruitment Manager Catherine Jones. Harriet Sampson is our Sales administrator.
We are now Swansea’s fastest growing independent recruitment agency, with a reputation for the highest levels of professionalism, service delivery and knowledge of the local job market from both an employer and an employee’s perspective.
We also recognise the importance of continuous improvement for ourselves and our business, constantly seeking to gain additional qualifications and consulting with employers and workers to fine-tune our service.
Our company was founded on passion, honesty and integrity and we constantly work to these values. We build and nurture long-lasting relationships with our clients, taking time to really get to know our people and their businesses.
In addition to our full time personnel, we are also involved with a foreign student exchange scheme which gives young people from different countries the chance to experience different cultures and ways of working for a 1 to 6 month period. Both the students and our organisation have benefitted enormously from this exchange programme. For Work Wales it means we have access to quality people who are keen to learn and develop; for the students, they get invaluable hands-on experience in a lively, busy, forward thinking organisation.
Sophie Turner, Director
A 27 year old Bsc (Hons) Business I.T. graduate, with experience in Office Management, Branch Management (of an international recruitment agency) and now director of Work Wales. Sophie, originally from Llanelli, now lives locally to Swansea, and is driven by her previous achievements in the recruitment industry.
Furthering studies towards a diploma in recruitment and knowledge of the recruitment industry, Sophie ensures an unrivalled commitment to clients of Work Wales Ltd.
Christina Adams, Director
27 years old, originally from Aberdare and is now living in Swansea. Christina is educated in the Business sector, and has further experience in banking and Account Management of an International recruitment agency, and now director of Work Wales . Christina has been recognised for her sales and customer service ability and was recognised as the top performer in her sector. Christina is also obtaining a degree equivalent qualification with the REC (recruitment & employment confederation).
Laura Jones – Recruitment Administrator
23 years old Laura is one of the newest members of the team at Work Wales, joining the team as Recruitment Administrator. Laura lives near Cross Hands, Carmarthenshire and studied at Coleg Sir Gar where she gained a HNC in Management and Business.
Laura has come from a recruitment background with experience in Health Care. Laura has gained skills in administration, recruitment, customers service, reception and sales.
Harriet Sampson – Sales Administrator
Harriet a recent graduate of BA (Hons) Sociology, has joined the Work Wales team as a Sales administrator and is bringing, along with her educational studies a wealth of experience in Medical and Commercial Recruitment.
Harriet’s background in recruitment makes her ideal for working with Work Wales’ Clients and Candidates to ensure the best possible results are met on all occasions. Harriet works continually to meet client’s expectations ensuring that Work Wales always recruit the right people for the right job.
Catherine Jones—Senior Perms Consultant
Catherine has joined Work Wales to expand and develop the Perms division. Catherine is an experienced recruiter starting her career with a large global organisation recruiting around Carmarthenshire and Pembrokeshire, and then the last 5 years, adding Swansea and Bridgend to her expanding area.
Catherine has a wealth of knowledge in the industry from working for 2 very large high street agencies over the years, her experience mainly lies in Commercial and Industrial but with Catherine’s diversity it enables Catherine to be able to successfully recruit in any industry, including temps and perms and has a strong knowledge of the Hospitality and Leisure industry.