Internal Recruitment Specialist

Ferham House, Rotherham

Position: Internal Recruitment Specialist
Location: Rotherham
Contract type: Full time, permanent
Rate: Up to £40,000

Are you a talented and passionate social care recruitment professional looking for a new challenge? Are you detail orientated and quality driven? If so, then look no further.

About Exemplar Health Care

Exemplar Health Care is one of the country’s leading nursing care providers for adults living with complex needs. 

We have 51 care homes across England that support adults living with complex mental health needs, dementia, neuro-disabilities and physical disabilities. 

As well as stable and secure employment opportunities, we offer great benefits and perks, and plenty of opportunities to learn, develop and progress. 

About the role

As an Internal Recruitment Specialist with us, you’ll ensure we attract and employ colleagues to support the growth of Exemplar Health Care. 

No two days will ever be the same, but your day-to-day responsibilities will include:

  • taking the lead role in both central services (Head office) recruitment and the recruitment of Registered Managers for both our new and existing homes
  • responsibility for the end-to-end recruitment journey, from gathering the job description, advertising the role through our job boards and partnering jobs sites/social media, screening and arranging interviews for candidates with the relevant stakeholders, providing interview feedback through to offer, vetting and booking their induction
  • working closely with the relevant hiring managers, mainly Registered Managers or Regional Directors and be able to report how many vacancies are being worked on, how many interviews arranged to attended, attended to offer, offer to start
  • utilising our Applicant Tracking System to track your candidate pipeline, record any notes, activities, compliance checks and ensure there is an audit trail of your work so that if you are on leave someone else can pick up and answer any candidate related questions

About you

  • To be considered for this role you must have a minimum of 3 years' experience in the social care/healthcare/nursing recruitment sector - either agency or inhouse.
  • You will be happy to work Monday-Friday 9-5pm in a hybrid role working some of the time in the office in Rotherham, the rest from home.
  • You will be passionate and a team player and most of all demonstrate our values.

In return

  • 25 days’ holiday plus bank holidays
  • Continuous professional development
  • Pension
  • Employee assistance program 

Colleague stories

“There are many career opportunities at Exemplar Health Care and the support that I’ve received has been amazing. Everyone at Exemplar Health Care is committed to not only our residents, but each other. I am proud to be part of the Exemplar family.”

Nurse – Exemplar Health Care

Read our stories

Rewarding your dedication

Whether it’s RCNi membership or NMC PIN payment for Nurses, or lifestyle and retail discounts for everyone, we’re always thinking about new ways of saying ‘thank you’ for being part of our team.


Lifestyle and retail discounts - all colleagues can access great savings and monthly discounts on high street shops, restaurants, pubs and holidays, as well as 2-for-1 cinema tickets.


Employee Assistance Programme - all colleagues can access 24/7 counselling and support through our wellbeing partner, Care First.


Pension plan - after 3 months, you’ll be auto-enrolled into our pension scheme with NOW pensions, where you’ll have up to 5% of your earnings (depending on your salary) put into the pension and we’ll contribute an additional 3%.

DBS check

Paid DBS check - we’ll pay for all new starters to have a DBS check, so you don’t need to cover the cost.


Career development opportunities - there are lots of opportunities to develop your skills and progress in your career at Exemplar Health Care, if you wish.