North East Based Recruitment Specialists

The Gillespie Recruitment team has a successful track record in recruitment and we have a growing reputation for client delight. We work with businesses across the healthcare, marketing, IT, manufacturing, and engineering sectors filling roles at all levels and expertise.

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Looking for your dream job?

At Gillespie Recruitment, we seek to support hiring managers to find the best-talented candidates for the emerging roles of today.

We’re a friendly, approachable, and relaxed recruitment business and our goal is to be respected and trusted by our clients and candidates. We believe we stand out from our competition because of this and through our considered and practical approach to recruitment.

Our business is built upon a foundation of five core pillars;

  1. Work constantly to find the best-talented candidates
  2. Respect the recruitment process
  3. Continue to challenge and develop the process using innovative practices
  4. Keep our commitments to clients and candidates
  5. Act within the REC code of ethics at all times

About us


We are passionate about ensuring clients and candidates alike are consulted throughout the recruitment process – communication is paramount.


With many years of recruitment experience under our belts you can be assured that our approach is professional and ethical at all times.

People Focused

People are at the heart of what we do and we are proud of the connections we make between our clients and candidates. We connect the right people to the right opportunity and during the process, change people’s lives.

Don’t just take our word for it!

Here is what some of our clients say about us...

"My experience with Laura has been nothing short of excellent. Laura was extremely friendly and highly involved through the whole process. I would certainly recommend Gillespie Recruitment!"

Nicola Fisher - Managing Director

“Gillespie Recruitment helped me secure a job I love. The whole process was delivered in a professional but personable manner. Laura was very knowledgeable and offered me the best advice for my situation. I would highly recommend them and wouldn’t hesitate to contact them again.”

S. Jameison - Candidate

“Delighted when I heard that Laura has set up Gillespie Recruitment as I had been searching for a while to expand the team. Hey presto! Spoke to Laura Monday and introduced to three good candidates then sealed the deal Thursday. EXCELLENT SERVICE.”

DB - Client

"I can't recommend Gillespie Recruitment enough. Between my initial conversation with Laura and getting the job offer was less than 24 hours. Starting 1 week later."

DM Candidate

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