Where to find your staff
What to do if you need to find new personnel? There are several niche websites that focus precisely on hospitality recruitment.
Caterer.com is a part of TotalJobs Group ltd that specialises in hospitality related jobs. It currently has more than 12,000 jobs available from receptionists to pub managers. It is, however, not free to post your job offer. There two options – you can either advertise one job for £150+VAT or buy in bulk. A bulk of 10, for example, will cost £650+VAT which means that you save £850. All the BHA members can benefit from an exclusive discount when advertising on Caterer.com. For more information, please click here.
UKSP.co.uk is a newly established recruitment website developed by People 1st – the sector skills council for hospitality, passenger transport, travel and tourism in the UK. At the moment, it is free of charge to register, post jobs and search for employees. However, there are plans to charge for job advertising in the future. UKSP also offers special section to training providers. To register as an employer, please click here.
247 Media ltd
247 Media ltd owns a number of recruitment websites including HospitalityStaff.co.uk, Hotel-jobs.co.uk, Chef-jobs.co.uk, etc. Prices for job advertising start from £129. A simple text-only advertisement will cost £129+VAT, but if you want to add a picture then the price goes up to £249+VAT. Job listings with pictures have priority when they are displayed in a search. Moreover, your job offer is syndicated across all the websites within the network that are relevant. For example, if you are looking for a chef then your advertisement will be posted at HospitalityStaff.co.uk as well as Chef-jobs.co.uk, etc. To set up a profile and for more information, please click here.
BigHospitality is another website that focuses on hospitality jobs. The website offers four different options on job posting starting from £99+VAT. You can choose from Standard, Premium or Bespoke advert. Furthermore, there is an option to feature your offer on a homepage. The website also offers discounts for multiple bookings. Further information can be found here.
Hcareers is an American recruitment website that operates in the US, Canada, the Republic of Ireland and the United Kingdom. Hcareers is part of Targetjobs inc. that specialises in hospitality related jobs. One job posting starts from $99 with no VATcharged. To register or to get more information, please click here.
If you are planning to hire somebody who is not a UK resident then you can find some additional informationhere.