Close

Choose a country

United KingdomEnglish
South AfricaEnglish
IndiaEnglish
InternationalEnglish

Webhelp UK gets ready to welcome The Recruit

The Recruit is a highly innovative and unique learning project developed by Inverclyde Council. Based on a similar premise to the popular television series ‘The Apprentice’, 35 students from Inverclyde compete for the chance to win a position with various companies including Webhelp UK.

Aside from providing a fantastic career opportunity, The Recruit aims to enhance the employment prospects of all participants by helping them develop skills necessary to succeed in business. 

Following a tough recruitment process, the successful candidates undertake tasks and corporate challenges which focus on developing their potential, confidence building, enhancing their employability skills, raising their awareness of business opportunities and expectations. In total, each student commits a minimum of 400 hours of their own time to the project, equating to around 10 working weeks.

Webhelp’s Corporate Challenge day took place on Wednesday 6 August where 35 Recruit students attended a specialist training centre for a 360 degree look into the customer experience company. The students were trained as engineers and sales agents for one of Webhelp’s leading telecoms client partners.

The students were also given a presentation on Webhelp UK and a tour of the customer experience management specialists’ Pacific Quay site in Glasgow. The students not only gained insight into the Webhelp approach towards excellence in customer experience management but also went away with goody bags and ambitions to win the challenge. The Recruit finale will take place on 15 August.

Student, Lauren Nisbet said; “It was a great day and really different from what I was expecting”.

Webhelp’s involvement in The Recruit project is co-ordinated by Webhelp UK’s Operations Manager, David Cooper and Process & Knowledge Manager, Suzanne Nichol.

Suzanne said: “It’s fantastic to be part of this initiative. To be able to help young people gain work and life experience they would not perhaps be able to acquire, had it not been for The Recruit and Webhelp. To be able to provide the opportunities for young people to grow as individuals and then see how far they develop when employed with Webhelp, and additionally watch them challenge themselves even further, brings a great sense of achievement for all of us at Webhelp supporting the project.”

News on last year’s The Recruit.


admin
Article by: admin

News & Insights

Recommended for you
Service Provider
Solution Designer
Technology Enabler
Blog
International B2B e-commerce: 5 pitfalls and 5 good practices

Increasing numbers of B2B businesses both large and small are setting their sights on trading internationally through an e-commerce platform. To give yourself the best chance of making a decent fist of it, Axel Mouquet, Development Director of Webhelp Payment Services, proffers his advice and explains which mistakes to avoid. At Webhelp Payment Services, we know all about trading...

News
Webhelp Payment Services wins a Mirakl Partner Awards

Webhelp Payment Services has been awarded « ISV Partner of the Year » at the Marketplace&Platform Summit by Mirakl, which took place this June 7th in Paris. This award is shared with our German client, Conrad Electronics, and their amazing B2B Marketplace Project. We have produced this...

News
Webhelp acquires Runway BPO

Webhelp reinforces its best-in-class nearshore portfolio Acquisition of Top Multilingual Customer Experience Firm Runway BPO Completed PARIS, May 16th, 2018 – Global leading BPO and customer experience company Webhelp has confirmed the acquisition of the majority of the share capital of top...

Whitepaper
The Spring of B2B Marketplaces : Modelling the impact of B2B Marketplaces strategies

Following the presentation of The Spring of B2B Marketplaces at the Marketplace Summit by Mirakl, we are pleased to make this fascinating study available to you! This study covers the state of B2B marketplaces today, and is proudly co-created by Roland Berger, Mirakl and Webhelp Payment...

Case Studies
Post Office Limited®

...

×

Webhelp Cookies Preference Centre

Strictly Necessary Cookies
The website requires the use of cookies for essential functional requirements and these are outlined in the cookies policy.

Enhanced Functional Cookies
Some features of this website use services provided by third parties websites. These features use cookies to implement their services on this website and may collect data about your visit to help them optimize their functionality. The Webhelp cookies policy outlines the cookies used by these services.

We have links to social networking such as Twitter, Facebook and LinkedIn.
These websites are third party sites. We do not place cookies on their behalf, and do not have control over the way they collect or use your data.
We encourage you to read more about their policies:
Twitter
LinkedIn
Facebook