Navigating the world of work after university can be incredibly difficult, and that’s what graduate recruitment agencies are here for. If you’re looking for a long-term job, or even just some career advice, recruitment agencies are a font of knowledge. So here are the best graduate recruitment agencies in Bath.

1.     RISE Technical

Address: 33 Colston Avenue, Bristol

Specialising in technical and engineering sectors, RISE claims to match people with the best engineering talents in the business. They have received a plethora of good reviews and ratings, hitting 4.1 out of 5 stars on Google Ratings. They were established in 2005 and have placed over 16 thousand engineers.  On top of their actual recruitment agencies, they have a blog with career help articles.

If you are looking for a career in a technical sector, they can help out with aerospace, automotive, manufacturing, chemical engineering, construction, consultancy, defence and marine, facilities, nuclear, oil and gas, rail, telecoms, utilities or IT.

2.     Target Jobs

Whilst Target Jobs is only an online service, they have plenty of information and career help available. They cover most sectors and have internships as well as jobs. On top of this, they have created events to provide advice for students and help them gain confidence and contacts. During Covid-19, some of these are being replaced by a Virtual Careers fair which you can pre-register for online. The same goes for other events they are hosting online, like Future Female Engineers and Inside City Law.

You can search on their site for location, wherein they

They are rated 3.5 out of 5 stars by Glassdoor.

3.     REED Recruitment

Address: Upper Borough Walls, Upper Borough Court, Bath

Reed are well-known for their skills as a recruitment giant, and even if you cannot get to their local branch, their website is easy to navigate and provides a list of jobs that will suit you, based on what you’re looking for.

They also provide courses to better your chances. These cover important skills like CV building, personal statements and interview techniques. In the same section on their site there are articles with career advice. And as well as all of that, they are rated 4.5 stars out of 5 on Google Ratings!

4.     Appoint

Address: Northgate House, Upper Borough Walls, Bath

Whilst not a graduate specialist recruitment agency, Appoint does have a good number of graduate opportunities listed on their website, and can still provide the support that other recruitment agencies have. They are renowned for their professionalism, and are rated a full 5 out of 5 stars!

5.     S3 Sales

Address: S3 Sales Limited, Hartham Park, Hartham Lane, Bath, SN13 0RP

S3 Sales are a sales and marketing recruitment agency in Bath, who boast a success rate of 80%. They not only offer recruitment help for graduates and other job seekers alike, but they also offer on-site and off-site training. This can be assigned by employers to help their staff better grasp their duties.

6.     Wishlist Recruitment

Address: 146 Walcot Street, Bath, BA1 5BW

Wishlist Recruitment is an agency which has been running and gaining a reputation in the financial services sector for 11 years. They also offer advice on interviewing and job hunting. You can contact them in the office, or through telephone.

7.     Teaching Personnel

Teaching Personnel help anyone looking for a job in education, whether it be as an assistant, an SEN specialist or a teacher of any sort. They are the leading recruitment agency in the UK’s education sector and have been working since 1996.

8.     GradTalent

Based solely in the South West, GradTalent offers a personalised service for students of Bath Spa, University of Bath, Bath College and the Swindon and Wiltshire Local Enterprise Partnership. They offer employability services as well as post-placement support and advice.

Last Updated on August 31, 2022