Recruiting staff and vacancies

Businesses have told the South & Vale Business Support team that they are struggling to attract and retain skilled staff. Action Two of the BIS Action Plan 2017-2020 aims to support businesses with employment issues by introducing them to a range of recruitment agencies.

To find out more about each recruitment agency, please click on the links below.

Agency Name and WebsiteSpecialises inLocation
Champion RecruitmentOffice/ Administration, Accountancy, Sales & Marketing, HR, IT, Technical, Industrial, Drivers, CateringAbingdon
The Best ConnectionIndustrial, Driving, Retail, Warehouse and Distribution, Food, HealthcareAbingdon
Rapier EmploymentTransport and WarehousingAbingdon
Paterson RecruitmentCatering and Hospitality, Commercial and Business Support, Driving, Industrial, Luxury RetailAbingdon
Brook StreetAccountancy, Office support, Central Government, HR, Industrial, NHS and HealthcareAbingdon
Thompson and TerrySales & Marketing, Office Administration, IT, Property, and HR Abingdon
Selective recruitmentIndustrial, Driving, Catering, Commercial and Engineering Abingdon
New RecruitsIndustrial, Automotive, Catering, Commercial, Transport and LogisticsAbingdon
REED OxfordGeneralBotley
Completely CareSocial care, Healthcare, Childcare and EducationBotley
Better PeopleChalgrove
Recruitment SolutionsConstructionDidcot
IPH Recruitment LtdHospitality and CateringFaringdon
Bluestream RecruitmentAdmin, Secretarial & PA, Customer Service, Engineering, IT/Technology, Sales & Marketing and Space, Satellite Communications & EnergyHarwell Campus
Resource BankT & Technology, Retail, Professional & Financial Services, Manufacturing, Engineering, Distribution and Aerospace & AviationHenley
Tindall ResourcingSoftware Development and IT/Technical Henley
Robert HalfBanking, Finance, IT and MarketingMilton Park
Active StaffCommercial, Industrial, Transport, ScientificMilton Park
The Purely Recruitment CompanyHead OfficeMilton Park
McBarron Wood'C-Suite' Executive Search & Advisory (Investment Placements)
(Fintech (Blockchain), Financial Services, Technology, Trade Finance, Retail & FMCG)
Berry RecruitmentOffice and Professional, Technical and IT, Rail, Construction, Driving, Industrial, Catering and HospitalityOxford
R S Recruitment SolutionsGeneralThame
Employment 4 StudentsStudent VacanciesThame
Atlas EmploymentAccounting and Finance, Catering and Hospitality, Construction, Engineering, IT and Technical, Facilities Management. Office and Commercial, Sales and MarketingWallingford
CobaltSenior roles in Engineering, Transportation, Consulting and TechnologyWantage
Oxby and ParkeAccountancy, Office Support and Contact Centre Contingency RecruitmentWatlington
Global CTSSales & Marketing, Administration, Senior Roles, Purchasing
Legal, Accountancy, Logistics
Downtown RecruitmentDowntown RecruitmentCommercial, Industrial and Catering Thame

Seasonal vacancies

Each year, Royal Mail advertises an assortment of temporary roles to cover the Christmas period. No previous experience is necessary, as full training is provided. To search and apply online, click here.


If we have missed your recruitment agency, get in touch with us to be included.