Employment and Recruitment Service

‌The Employment & Recruitment Service is a professional recruitment agency run by Lancaster University. It offers a specialised and tailored service to hiring managers looking to appoint students and graduates into temporary or permanent positions.


‌Employing students and graduates provide a number of benefits:

  • They have an advanced capacity for learning
  • Bring fresh ideas and new perspectives
  • Seek out responsibilities and take ownership of their workload
  • Rapidly become productive and adapt to the work environment
  • Make dedicated employees
  • Bring transferable skills and can make a positive impact on your organisation

Our Employment & Recruitment Service:

  • Offers a flexible and responsive solution to your recruitment needs
  • Can manage the entire recruitment process on your behalf
  • Can manage payroll on your behalf, if required
  • Saves you time and effort
  • Keeps you informed and in control
  • Includes a temp to perm option
  • Finds you the talent that you need

Our fully managed service

‌Our fully managed service offers you a number of options:

  • Active marketing and promotion of your opportunity
  • Access to a wider candidate pool; not limited to Lancaster University students and graduates
  • Augmented recruitment and talent spotting
  • Identity and entitlement to work checks
  • Pre-screening of applicants to your person specification
  • Short-listing of applicants
  • On-campus interviewing facilities
  • Payroll administration
  • Agency Worker Regulations (AWR) 2010 compliance

Please contact the Employment & Recruitment Team to discuss your requirements.

Advertise a vacancy

Or you can simply advertise your vacancies free of charge through our online Jobs Board, TARGETconnect.

Once your organisation's account has been registered and approved you will be able to:

  • Submit vacancy posting online
  • Monitor traffic to your posting
  • Manage any changes to your posting


If you have any queries or wish to discuss alternative options, please contact the Employment & Recruitment team.

You may be assured of a professional and customer focused service which will tailor the recruitment solution to meet your needs.‌‌


Candidate Registration

Candidate Registration

To register with the Employment and Recruitment Service - please follow this link.