Candidate Services


Are you looking for support with your career search? Need your CV updated or completely re-written? Our Candidate Services are second to none.

Finding it tougher and tougher to find the right job for you? Are you frustrated waiting for someone to return your call or let you know how you did on your last job interview? Most candidates find this a common experience. At Jo Thompson Recruitment, we’re here to help you find that perfect permanent, temporary, or contract role. Call us 0844 2920800.

Career Coaching

Our ‘New’ Career Coaching programme is supported by a team of trained career coaches who are happy to work through any situation in half an hour time slots, either over the phone, in a skype session or a face-to-face conversation.

Personal Branding

We offer a variety of candidate services to help you fine tune your personal brand so you always put your best foot forward. With Jo Thompson Recruitment’s range of expertise, we utilise a whole host of strategies to improve your job search success.

Skills Assessment

We can accurately identify your core skills and motivational factors as well as highlight personal attributes and key strengths using advanced profiling techniques and psychometric assessments to aid future job search success.

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How Jo Thompson Recruitment Can Help? Candidate Services

Candidate Services – Career Coaches

Jo Thompson – Company Director and Career Coach
Jo is an experienced Resourcing Director, Licenced CEB SHL Practitioner and Career Coach. She specialises in identifying qualities in individuals that drive their own performance and assists them to reach their potential. Jo will help you to explore different perspectives and take the path most suitable to you. She has a style that is motivating and empowering, she can apply her own expertise effectively and get to the heart of a problem. As a Career Coach, Jo focuses on increasing your self-confidence and providing you with the professional guidance needed to secure a new role in the current marketplace. By helping you review your performance, look at the competencies required for a new role and your potential to deliver, she will work on highlighting your personal qualities such as drive and ambition, and how those personality traits achieve success.

Ruth Crane Career – Coach and Image Consultant
Ruth is an Executive and Career Coach, Image Consultant and Learning and Development Consultant. She specialises in helping people develop their presence and impact through how they look, behave and communicate. As an Executive and Career Coach and Image Consultant Ruth focuses on enhancing your professional presence. Helping you to be clear about who you are and what you stand for she will coach you to communicate this through everything you do and develop your strength to face any challenge. Her relationship with you is founded on trust and a commitment to your success, providing a safe place to think through the many challenges you face in your role and career.

Bryan Gothelf – Career Coach
An effective recruiter and careers adviser, Bryan has achieved an ILM Level 5 qualification in coaching and now advises individuals on how to progress their careers, change direction or get back into the workforce. He works with a range of individuals at various stages of their careers, from recent graduates launching themselves in the workplace to experienced senior directors seeking to change direction or remain in an influential position.