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Are employee expectations of their workplace benefits changing?

*This blog was written pre-covid pandemic There is no doubt that employees and candidates expectations are changing with regards to benefits in the work place. Several studies including one from Aon have shown that 60% of employers say that their businesses are either already changing or are expected to change in the next five years […]

What are the benefits of temping?

Are you in a situation where you are considering temping? Just come back from travelling or a long term contract is coming to an end, maybe you’ve been made redundant? Whatever your position temping could hugely benefit you and here are some reasons why: Learn new skills Companies use different systems and programmes, they also […]

Competition! Results Are In…

We recently launched an Art Competition for School Years 7 – 9, due to the success of our previous competition ages 4 and under / 5 – 8 / 9 – 12 + We have been overwhelmed with the response and received just shy of 100 entries!! Absolutely incredible and we can’t thank you enough […]

*NEW* Art Competition – School Years 7 – 9!

Due to the success of the previous competition (which you can read about in our previous blog post) we have decided to continue this and launch a new one, this time for School Years 7 – 9 (any area, any school).   Heathside Secondary School, Weybridge have kindly volunteered to help us judge this competition […]

Art Competition Results!

Thank you. We are so incredibly grateful to everyone who has got involved in our art competition, we can’t even begin to describe the talent we have seen and the stunning art work you all submitted. The career goals we have seen include but aren’t limited to: Singer Footballer Actress Ballerina Dancer Vet Gamer Animal […]

Supporting NHS… Art Competition for children with prizes!

March Recruitment has launched an art competition for children! FREE ENTRY! It is important to our team at March Recruitment to stay connected to our community whilst supporting the NHS. We have had an idea to hopefully do just that! We are inviting children to participate in an Art Competition where we will donate money […]

Thank you, to ALL the Charities and Key Workers keeping us going!

There are SO MANY fantastic charities out there, all doing their best to keep the essential care going for vulnerable adults and children, each charity has a different speciality, making them unique and valuable in so many ways. we cannot imagine the worry charities are going through, facing the unimaginable. The least we can do […]

March Recruitment supporting the local community

Are you a business having to consider headcount reductions or an individual whose job is at risk due to Covid-19 breakout?  We are not just a Recruitment Agency, we can also provide free outplacement support through our experienced and qualified consultants. Our outplacement services would be to support employees who need help navigating the current […]


March Recruitment are Operating as usual!   In light of the recent developments around the Coronavirus (or COVID-19) and the uncertainty we are all facing day to day, we felt it important to assure you that we expect no major interruptions to the services that we provide. All of our Consultants and Payroll team are […]

How do you sell yourself?

Do you find yourself applying for roles, hour after hour with no answer, no acknowledgement email and wonder how to get yourself noticed? You’re not alone, there are ways to set yourself apart from the rest however sometimes candidates try too hard, for example an 8 page CV with every single job, skill and hobby […]

New Year… New You?

We get asked a few recurring questions from candidates who have never used agencies before. So this blog just clears up some of those FAQ’s to give you a better understanding of the benefits of using agencies. Why should I use an agency? When you register with an agency we take valuable information from you […]

How did our 2nd Recruitment Seminar go?

Recruitment Seminar – Who is in charge, Candidates or Companies? As some of you may know we hosted our 2nd Recruitment Seminar on 6th November 2019, we had a remarkable turn out and we are so grateful for everyone that came. We thoroughly enjoyed meeting with new HR professionals and local business owners as well […]

Who is really in charge, candidates or companies? Weybridge Seminar 2019

Attracting & Retaining Talent Our annual Seminar is around the corner! Wednesday 6th November 2019 08:30am – 10:30am Best Western Ship Hotel, Weybridge, KT13 8BQ Complimentary breakfast, tea & coffee will be provided Parking onsite The Seminar provides an opportunity to network with other local businesses and enjoy our 2 fabulous Guest Speakers, who will […]

Candidates are ruling the roost!

In the Surrey area we are currently experiencing a ‘candidate driven market’, but what exactly does that mean? The unemployment rate is so low that recruiting for candidates is harder; in fact it is below 1% meaning that businesses have to compete for talent and offer bigger and better benefit packages, good company values and […]

The Weybridge Community Regatta – The Results Are In!

After months of promoting our 4th year in the Weybridge Community Regatta the day finally arrived (2nd August). Our first year of an all March team: Hollie Capon, Donna Jackson, Charlie Shepherd and Bessie Shepherd and we couldn’t be prouder of the girls for their hard work! The day was filled with laughter, nervousness, exhausting […]

Another March Recruitment Victory?

Another March Recruitment Victory? March Recruitment are taking part in the Weybridge Community Regatta for the 4th year in a row, safe to say it is now an established event for us and we enjoy it more and more each year. After the success of our 2nd year we are determined to win back the […]

How to quit your job professionally

We’ve recently written a blog about how to tell if it’s time to quite your job, if you find yourself in a position where your situation has changed and therefore you’re ready to leave your current role how do you go about handing your notice in? Here are some tips on how to quit your […]

Graduate & Student Open Day! Wednesday 5th June 2019 – 09:30 – 17:30

Graduate & Student Open Day! Wednesday 5th June 2019 – 09:30 – 17:30 Come along to our open day to discuss temporary and permanent work opportunities. If you’re looking for temporary work to save for travelling or in the interim while you complete lengthy grad scheme applications or if you want a permanent role to […]

EMPLOYERS: Why choose a High Street Recruitment Agency?

Recruiting new employees can be both time consuming and expensive for organisations. You want the best possible talent and team fit but where do you find it? How much does it cost? When will you find time to sift through CV’s and interview several candidates! At the moment we are experiencing a candidate-driven market, in […]

When is it time to quit your job?

Contemplating quitting your job but not sure on timing and need some advice? It is important you don’t make any impulsive decisions, especially if you have responsibilities however quitting your job can also be the best thing for you if you are experiencing any of the following: You dread going to work, you contemplate calling […]

What’s happening to the current candidate market in Weybridge? 

What’s happening to the current candidate market in Weybridge? One of the trends we are finding here in Weybridge, Surrey at March Recruitment is the inundation of applications from candidates – which is a good thing, right? Not necessarily. Although it’s always good to have an interest in our advertised roles, there is a clear […]

CANDIDATES: Why choose a High Street Recruitment Agency?

It’s no secret recruitment agencies can have a bad reputation however this stigma is changing, especially March Recruitment a High Street agency, as we pride ourselves on good communication, customer satisfaction and building long term relationships with both candidates and clients.   I can job search online, why use an agency? Have you ever wanted […]

How important is cultural fit to candidates and clients in Weybridge?

I think it is very clear that nowadays employees in Surrey want more than just their salary from a job. There are studies out that that suggest 71% of people would take a pay cut if they could work for a company that had values like their own and gave them job satisfaction. The culture […]

March Recruitment announces the launch of our app!

Why download our March Recruitment app? A well-designed mobile app can perform actions much quicker than a mobile website. Apps can further save users’ time by storing their preferences, and using them to take proactive actions on users’ behalf. Mobile apps can let users set up their preferences at the start, based on which users can be served with customised […]

Recruitment Advent: 11 Things You Can Do to Help Your Job Search Over Christmas

It may not be as exciting as opening your advent calendar, but searching for jobs in Surrey can come with their own set of surprises! Many of us wind down when it comes to recruitment at this time of year, but it’s actually a great time to look for work! Here’s what you can do […]

Three Reasons Candidates Aren’t Applying to your Job Advert

As one of the top recruitment agencies in Surrey, March Recruitment know a thing or two about successful job listings. You’d be surprised at how many successful companies manage to sell themselves short and don’t provide an advertisement that’s attractive to any candidate – let alone the ones they’d like to eventually hire! So, just […]

Tempting Temping: The Top 3 Sectors Hiring for Christmas

If you’ve been busy hunting for jobs in Weybridge, then you’ll be pleased to know that the upcoming holiday season is the perfect time to look for work and the perfect time to get hired! You’ll find Christmas temp work aplenty with just a cursory glance, but what sectors in particular should you scope out […]

Attracting and Retaining Talent in Your Business

  The team here at March Recruitment, a recruitment agency in Surrey, understand just how important it is to attract talent to your business right from the start! The UK is currently experiencing the lowest rate of unemployment in 40 years, with Surrey figures positioned below the national average, which means that the majority of […]

March Recruitment Seminar: 5 Secrets to Retaining Your Best Staff

As a leading recruitment agency in Weybridge, March Recruitment know that every business wants to hire and retain its best employees. We hosted a seminar on Monday, which was aimed at helping businesses to create a work environment that their employees love to work in. Read on to find out the 5 top tips that […]

Graduates: Why You Need to Stress Less About Entering Employment

The team at March Recruitment see fresh graduates worrying about their first positions all the time in our recruitment agency in Surrey – some may have little work experience, or are scared about making the move from full time education to full time work, and are terrified at what the future holds for them! Finishing […]

“What Do I Put in my CV if I Don’t Have Any Skills?”

As one of the leading recruitment agencies in Weybridge, March Recruitment know that CVs are something that every applicant worries about, no matter how much experience they have! Of course, we also know that it can be especially tough for school leavers with only casual employment history, or someone looking to change roles after only […]

Our Third Year Competing in the Weybridge Regatta

After last year’s success at Weybridge Community Regatta, we returned in an attempt to try and win the trophy for the Third time. We weren’t quite ready to let the glistening trophy leave our office just yet, as we enjoyed the constant reminder of our hard work and champion status! This year, we were supporting […]

We’re Going for Gold at the Weybridge Community Regatta 2018

Following on from our fantastic success at last year’s Weybridge Community Regatta (where we were surprised but thrilled to emerge victorious from the Division B knock-outs!), the team here at March Recruitment is excited to announce that we will be returning to defend our title at the 2018 Regatta on Friday 3rd August. This year, […]

Top Tips For An Outstanding CV

As a successful recruitment agency Surrey, here at March Recruitment we pride ourselves on helping our clients land a job best suited to them. We also understand the importance of writing an informative and intricate CV, as it is the employer’s first impression of you and your accomplishments. A bad CV may damage your chances […]

Three Easy Ways to Calm Interview Nerves

As one of the leading recruitment agencies in Surrey, March Recruitment know all too well the plight of interviewees and how sitting in the waiting room can sometimes feel like being sent to the gallows, instead of an exciting new opportunity – but this doesn’t have to be the case! Nerves aren’t easy to shift, […]

Three Steps to Interview Success

As a company experienced in recruitment Surrey, the March Recruitment team know all too well how daunting it is to prepare for an interview, even for a job that you’re a perfect fit for! It can be too easy to worry about all the dos and don’ts and get caught up in over rehearsing what […]

We WON the Weybridge Regatta

For those lucky people who know us… you must also know that entering the Weybridge Community Regatta was a huge challenge for us and something we didn’t ever believe or dream of winning! The Weybridge Regatta is a very popular event throughout Walton & Weybridge and the pressure was huge but we WON! It was […]

Celebrating a fantastic year at March Recruitment

March Recruitment team are celebrating yet again after a very successful year.  We celebrated with a trip away to Sandbanks in Dorset, which involved champagne in the spa and walks on the beach (in the rain). With lots of champagne, yummy food and the whole team together we certainly celebrated in style! Well done to […]

2 days to go

2 days until the Weybridge Regatta!! Our girls Hollie and Olivia are getting ready to take the day on come rain, wind or sunshine, they are going to rock! We would hugely appreciate your donation no matter how big or small every penny really does count. Please follow the link below to donate and find out […]


Young, bright Graduates or Undergraduates…we need you! No agency fees so please feel free to send your CV to or contact us directly on 01932 852881. We are looking for Undergraduates willing and available to work throughout the Summer in and around Surrey with a view to return during other holidays and also Graduates […]

Goodbye Mrs Price

What a fantastic afternoon in London to say goodbye to Mrs P who has been working at March Recruitment for 30 YEARS! With a limo ride into Kensington and lunch at the Ivy a great day was had by all. It was a perfect way to send off such a wonderful lady. You will be missed Mrs […]

Hot off the press recruiters in search of college leavers

March Recruitment attended a local Careers event at Brooklands College, Ashford Campus. We quickly discovered that Students/College leavers/Graduates have limited knowledge about how Recruitment Agencies work and unaware of the opportunities for Junior office roles in the local area. Our stand was a hugely popular with keen students ready to learn more about kick starting their career!  […]

Raising Money for Macmillan

Even though there’s only 4 of us in today we still made the effort to bake and raise money for Macmillan Cancer Support, we have a busy day of eating ahead….!


Celebration lunch for a great August and to welcome Olivia to the team!

Well Done Hollie

Congratulations to Hollie who has just passed her NVQ in Business Administration!