Finding a new role at the best of times can be a daunting propostion for many people – myself included. I was certainly out of practice. Add the current restrictions into the mix and I had no idea what to expect. I prepared as diligently as I could, tapping into a mix of personal and recruitment contacts for advice, sourcing online learning I thought might be relevant and good old-fashioned general research.
A public nod and wave of thanks to everyone who supported me during this period – you already all know the value I took from your words of encouragement. This post, however, is to recognise the contribution of one individual.
Gary Simpson at Change Recruitment has been a pleasure to work with from the beginning. We spoke, messaged and exchanged emails on a regular basis throughout the process. Gary suggested updates to my CV, advised me on the recruitment steps involved, supported my preparation and generally kept me well informed. More than that, he made me feel like I was in good hands. His input has been key to making the transition.
Thank you, Gary!
Now, I’m off to attend my first meeting with some of my new colleagues at…