Looking for recruitment agencies in Bedford?

Similar to lots of other places around the UK, Bedford isn’t short of recruitment agencies to choose from – and although we are in the recruitment space, Get Staffed aren’t a recruitment agency (we’re an online job advertising and flat fee recruitment alternative) so we thought it would be worth putting together a list of recruitment agencies in Bedford and why some might suit you more than others…

Allstaff Recruitment
Established in 2006

Allstaff Recruitment specialise in Permanent, Contract and Temporary employment across a vast number of industries. A popular agency who always tend to have a good number of opportunities available across their clients.


1st Choice
Established in 1989

Similar to Allstaff Recruitment, 1st Choice also cover Permanent, Contract and Temporary roles. They also cover slightly further afield as they have multiple offices and recruit across Milton Keynes, Huntingdon, Biggleswade and Northampton. 1st Choice are known locally to specialise in general office-based roles – Administration, Finance, Customer Service etc.


Watton Recruitment
Established in 2014

As one of the newer agencies on our list, Watton Recruitment also cover a few different location (Beds, Bucks, Herts & Cambs). Although a generalist agency providing temporary, contract and permanent staff across a variety of sectors, they regularly recruit for Warehouse, Logistics and Engineering roles.


BSS Recruitment
Established in 1989

Similar to 1st Choice in terms of being one of the longer established recruitment agencies in Bedford, BSS recruitment have been exclusively covering Bedfordshire ever since. Primarily specialising in Commercial and Industrial recruitment.


Tradeline Recruitment
Established in 2008

Tradeline Recruitment are a little different to the other Bedfordshire based recruitment agencies we’ve listed above as they are Construction specialists. Covering Bedford and other locations, Tradeline have been recruiting for multi-national main contractors, developers, a plethora of sub-contractors and smaller businesses and have grown to become one of the leaders in our field.

This is shortlist of agencies and there are plenty of other recruiters in Bedford that you could consider. Click here to find out about even more…


What to look for in a recruitment agency...

When it comes to looking for a new job with recruitment agencies in Bedford, you should look for an agency that will work with your best interests at heart and have a good understanding of the job market in the area. Reputable recruitment agencies will also have well-established relationships with employers and other recruitment professionals, so make sure to ask about these. Additionally, if you’re recruiting, ensure that you get a clear explanation of their recruitment process and fees before committing to anything.

How much do recruitment agencies in Bedford charge?

Pricing and fees for recruitment agencies can vary and this is likely to depend on many different things – what kind of recruitment they do, which sectors they cover etc.

We have put together a blog on typically what recruitment agencies charge and what you can expect to pay when it comes to hiring your next member of staff. Click here to check it out.

Want to recruit but not overpay for recruitment services?

As we explained earlier in this blog, here at Get Staffed Online Recruitment, we do things a little differently. Read our blog on effective ways you can recruit whilst reducing your costs at the same time here.

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