Job Seekers FAQs
Registering and finding work with Atlas Employment is an easy process, but we understand you may have some questions first, if you can’t find the answers to your questions here, please see the ‘Contact Us’ page to contact the team directly.
How do I register with Atlas Employment?
In the first instance contact our team directly or submit your details on-line through our ‘jobs‘ or ‘register your CV‘ option. We will have an initial chat to ascertain what you are looking for, if we have relevant roles available for you we will then invite you to come to meet with us in person to discuss your requirements further and the roles available. We will always try to arrange the appointment at a convenient time for you.
What information do I need to provide to register?
Up to date CV to help us identify your skills and experience.
- Copies of relevant certificates
- Passport or full birth certificate
If you are looking for temporary work you will also need to provide the additional information:
- National Insurance Number
- Bank Details
- Reference contacts would also be useful and help us to place you into work quicker if you are seeking temporary work.
You will also be asked to complete an application form, your registration may take 45 minutes to an hour so please allow this time so our consultants can really find out what kind of roles you are seeking.
How old do I have to be to register with Atlas Employment?
We do not have any age restrictions for registering with Atlas Employment, however all applicants must be of compulsory school leaving age, this does vary across the UK, so please visit https://www.gov.uk/know-when-you-can-leave-school. To gain further information.
Should I register with other recruitment agencies?
By all means register with other recruitment agencies – you want to make sure you give yourself the best possible chance to find work. All we ask, is you let us know who you are registered with and where they have sent your CV to, so we do not duplicate any applications.
How long does the registration process take?
We recommend that you allow an hour for registration, although this could take longer depending on the number of vacancies we want to talk to you about. We will be completely honest with you through the whole process and will expect the same from you.
What sort of companies do you deal with?
We work with a wide range of companies, small and large, independent and multinationals. One thing to be assured of is that we only deal with companies we would be happy to work for ourselves.
What geographical areas do Atlas Employment cover?
We cover the whole of the Oxfordshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire and some of Wiltshire, but occasionally we will go outside of this area to find the right role for you.
What happens if there are no suitable positions available?
Atlas Employment will actively look for a suitable position for you, should one not already be available. If we don’t think a position we have is 100% perfect for you, we won’t put you forward for it. We will continue to search for roles for you until you tell us otherwise, you will continue to be registered with Atlas Employment for as long as you want to be.
Do you charge candidates for your service?
No, absolutely not! Our service, advice and support are totally free of charge to job seekers.