Our preferred work style is open, honest and professional.

We’ve found that having one Consultant with a deep understanding of your company culture and personal recruitment preferences to recruit all your Permanent, Contract & Temporary recruitment requirements, is more effective than having multiple points of contact within our business.

Our candidates are attracted using a substantial annual investment in some of the sector’s strongest media including Linked-In Recruiter, e-Financial Careers, City Jobs, GAAPweb,Total Jobs, Jobsite, Monster, Jobs In Credit, REED, Top Language Jobs, Executive Appointments, CV Library and by the continual focus on ‘recommendations and referrals’ from other professionals in the marketplace.

Our market reach is unrivalled with access to a talent pool of over 168 million professionals worldwide !

Candidates pre-registered with Insight have been thoroughly interviewed by experienced recruiters who have a genuine understanding of technical issues & processes. Once interviewed, Insight undertakes both written & verbal referencing of all candidates to ensure that their technical capabilities and qualifications are matched by a strong work-ethic and to offer you an invaluable Insight into their workplace attitude and temperament.

We want to develop a relationship with you and an understanding of your company culture and personal recruitment preferences, to ensure you have a tailored service, that genuinely feels and performs like a part of your business!

Aftercare Services – Once your recruitment campaign has been successfully completed, we continue to work with you and your ‘newest asset’, providing the all-important feedback during the first months of the new placement.

We understand that ‘a placement’ whether Temporary, Contract or Permanent is just the beginning of your relationship with your new worker/employee and as such, Insight schedule aftercare calls with you for the first 6 months of all new employee’s placed.

Reference checking – Insight can offer a comprehensive range of reference checks for your new Permanent, Contract or Temporary employee. Our ‘Standard Referencing Service’ includes checks with all previous employers which are initially sought by telephone and then in writing.
In addition to our ‘Standard Referencing’ Insight are able to manage an 'Enhanced Reference Checking' service (already utilized by our other leading Clients) using Experian, to conduct a comprehensive range of pre-employment checks including;

Reference Checks Education Checks from £10.00
Verify a candidate has attended their stated educational establishments, confirms their dates of attendance, the courses or classes they studied, and even the grades obtained, making it useful for industries where qualifications like maths or science are compulsory.

Employment checks from £19.00
Run through a background history of the candidate’s previous jobs and roles, and lists the dates they held those jobs for, while any gaps in unemployment or even self-employment, will be highlighted using our Occupational History Reference.

Professional Technical Membership Check from £10.00
Can help to verify claims of any memberships of technical or professional bodies on an application that are potentially required for the role in hand.

Criminal Record & Identity from £47.00
Full criminal record checking is registered with the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) – formerly known as Criminal Records Bureau (CRB) – and Disclosure Scotland.

Basic Disclosure from £40.00
A Basic Disclosure will contain details of any unspent conditions a candidate might have, allowing you to make a decision as to whether or not the candidate poses any potential risks.

Standard Check from £51.00
Whilst Basic Disclosures will only list unspent convictions, a Standard DBS Check will also list spent convictions. They therefore allow you to make a more informed decision as to whether the candidate poses any potential risks.

Enhanced check from £61.00
An Enhanced DBS Check includes a consultation of the new lists of individuals considered unsuitable to work with children and vulnerable adults. The police will also check for any additional information held in their files that might be relevant to the position being applied for.

Identity & Adverse Financial history checks from £9.50
We collate information from the most trust worthy databases, including the electoral role, and can provide identity authentication for UK residents, the UK’s largest consumer databases to run adverse financial checks on specific individuals, highlighting any discrepancies or gaps in a potential employees’ financial history. Our checks will give you peace of mind, while protecting your business’ reputation, finances and confidential data.

Proof of Eligibility and Right to Work
Contractor will ensure that the candidate’s ID has been checked and that they have the appropriate eligibility to work in the UK. Contractor will comply with the Immigration and Nationality Act 2006 as amended from time to time and other relevant UK legislation as well as any regulations regarding the reporting of labour movements, concealed employments and the employment of foreign workers.

Salary Survey
Compiled from a comprehensive range of market information and our unique position with a broad view of the marketplace, detailed salary & benefits advice can be offered for individual positions by providing us with a detailed job description or by discussing the proposed position with your Insight Consultant, who will offer ‘up to the minute’ advice on market rates, competitor packages and other relevant factors i.e. specific skills shortages or high demand skill sets.

Search & Selection / Market Mapping
Search & Selection or Market Mapping allows us to gain a detailed understanding of your requirement and then provide you with an overview of all the relevant, experienced candidates within your competitors and the wider marketplace.
This enables you to target specific individuals who may not be actively searching for a career move, but who may be attracted to your business or specific opportunity.

Benchmarking & Profiling
Wouldn’t it be great to benchmark all new prospective employees against your existing stars !

This is exactly what we can do by comparing various competencies or skills defined by you, of your selected current employee, against those of all new prospects. Only candidates who make the grade, need be offered a position within your team, giving you the additional assurance that their training requirements and transition period to become fully integrated into your business are minimised.
If a deeper insight into human behaviour is required, maybe for managerial or executive level roles, we are able to host Psychometric profiling, predicting what behaviour comes naturally to individuals and assisting the decision-making process.

Payroll only provision – Client supplied candidates
Insight can offer a ‘PAYE Payroll only’ solution for candidates sourced by you, using our own in-house PAYE payroll function. Our Payroll only service includes;

  • A dedicated payroll manager
  • Online payslips & payments
  • Digital Payslip distribution
  • Pension Management through NOW pensions
  • In-depth reporting
  • Validated & audited calculations
  • All Data entry & processing
  • End of Year figures
  • Weekly or Monthly BACS payments