HR and Recruitment Agency in Chester and North Wales

Recruiting, managing and developing the right talent for your business are fundamental to its success.

We offer strategic HR consultancy and practical HR solutions for SMEs across Chester, North Wales and the North West. Having been an SME owner for the past three decades, I understand the challenges that small businesses face to recruit the very best people in to their business.

In these times of unprecedented skills shortage, uncertainty and change, SMEs need a recruitment consultant they can depend on to go above and beyond the limits of traditional HR recruitment agencies and help you improve business performance through your people.


If you don’t have the right people in the right place doing the right things at the right time, you’ve got no chance! Our recruitment methods are tried, tested and proven with an overall 94% of roles successfully placed…way above industry standards. Why go elsewhere?


It’s not just about ticking boxes and being compliant you know…it’s about having the right people strategies in place and knowing how to engage your people to make your business stronger and more successful.

Learning & Development

One of the most important investments you’ll make in your business is in your people. Why? Because it’s about future proofing your business and maximising results…pure and simple!

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If you are looking for an experienced recruitment agency in Chester who goes above and beyond traditional HR support that will help you grow your business through your people, then contact us for a FREE consultation today.

My PEOPLE Partner

My People Partner is an affordable monthly support programme that offers HR and employment compliance advice and delivers highly effective people development and recruitment support for your business.

Your organisation is only as strong as its people. How you manage and support them is central to the success and growth of your business.

Featured Job

HR Manager, Wythenshaw - £52,000

This role will build upon the existing HR Operations of the business.  Delivering key strategic projects to align the HR function with the future business vision.  Working across the employee journey, for 300 employees across two unionised sites.

Upcoming Leadership Development Programmes:

setting the HR strategy

Setting the HR Strategy

Evaluating your current people capabilities will enable you to better understand your team members and employees and how they contribute to fulfilling your overall goals and objectives.

This one-day interactive masterclass gives managers and team leaders the tools to put people right at the heart of your strategic business plan and apply the soft skills required for successful leadership.

Why management development is essential at every stage of the employee lifecycle

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SME recruitment strategy

Improve your SME recruitment strategy in 2020

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Your people ARE your company’s most valuable asset. It isn’t your office space, or the equipment you own. It isn’t your data or even intellectual…

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Skilled staff are often given management responsibility, only to discover that managing people brings with it a whole new set of expectations and challenges. The…

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The five biggest challenges of hiring top talent and how to overcome them

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Important information regarding Coronavirus (Covid-19)

Based on latest government advice to protect our colleagues and clients, we have closed our office until further notice.

We continue to be fully available via telephone and online video calls for our clients.

You can contact us by:

Phone: 01244 732070


or via our website chat facility