Meet the Busy Bee team!
We are a friendly, professional recruitment team holding over 25 years of combined recruitment experience. We are looking to become the most reputable local agency for providing the best staffing solutions across East Anglia.
Busy Bee Recruitment provides affordable, bespoke recruitment services to businesses across East Anglia including; Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Norfolk. We take every opportunity seriously and are passionate about finding just the right match for every client and candidate.
People often ask us why we chose recruitment. The answer is YOU. We love people! Our team loves to make people happy. We love going home knowing we’ve made someone’s day, week, year, or hopefully their career.
Kayleigh Bysouth CertRP MREC
Kayleigh founded Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd in 2017 although her recruitment career started much earlier. Back in 2012, Kayleigh joined the industry as a Trainee Consultant and quickly gained her Certificate in Recruitment Practice (CertRP). Now, holding over 8 years’ experience recruiting across Engineering, Commercial and Technical positions Kayleigh is now a corporate member of the Institute in Recruitment Practice (MIRP) and takes more of a supportive role within the business helping to train and guide her team through their own successes. One of Kayleigh’s more notable achievements recently has been the accolade of winning Business Person of the Year at the Ely Business Awards 2019.
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Courtney joined us in a newly formed role in 2019, the purpose of Courtney’s position will be to provide support to both our existing client base and to introduce new prospects to the company. Having worked her way up through the ranks in the recruitment industry from Administrator to Consultant and now her new position Courtney understands the importance of nurturing good relationships. You will see Courtney out and about at local networking meetings as she becomes the face of Busy Bee Recruitment. If you see her don’t forget to take a business card and say hello!
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Rachel Housden AREC
Recruitment ManagerRachel joined the business with previous experience in recruiting staff across various positions in a range of different sectors. Now holding over 4 years’ experience Rachel is our Recruitment Manager overseeing all sectors from Engineering through to Commercial; Rachel recently became a qualified recruiter undertaking her Certificate in Recruitment Practice (CertRP) and is now focusing on her Level 3 Diploma in Human Resource Management with a view to becoming our Trainer for all new starters joining The Hive.
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Fausta joined The Hive and has quickly progressed from Recruitment Consultant to her recently promoted Senior position. Fausta has played a key part in the growth of our temporary division significantly utilising her experience from managing up 300 temps at any one time, working with Enterprise organisations such as Amazon, DHL and Hermes. Fausta now recruits for permanent and temporary staff across all sectors including; Sales, Marketing, Admin, Customer Service, Engineering, Industrial, Manufacturing and Finance. Fausta thrives under pressure and enjoys being the saviour to many of our clients and candidates in their time of need!
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Bethany is the very first apprentice to the Busy Bee team, currently studying her Level 2 NVQ in Business Administration at Cambridge Regional College. Bethany is now providing daily support to our consultants and managing our weekly payroll process. A confident communicator Bethany is also responsible for meeting and greeting all our candidates to the business. Bethany aspires in the future of studying her AAT Qualification and progressing into managing the Administration and Accounts for the business.
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Shannon Fox AREC
Shannon joins the business with previous experience in recruiting staff across various positions in a range of different sectors from Industrial, Engineering, Manufacturing to Marketing, Tech and Digital. Holding over 3.5 years’ experience Shannon joins as a Senior Recruitment Consultant overseeing vacancies on both a permanent and temporary basis. Having worked with a wide range of candidates and clients Shannon brings both confidence and professionalism to our team.
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Peggy is our youngest recruit having joined The Hive at just 8 weeks old. Peggy is always on hand to offer a warm wlecome to our visitors, Peggy can often be found enjoying cuddles with the team or sleeping in her bed dreaming of whats for dinner! Peggy has aspiration in the future of beomcing Chief Pet which is something we will as a team fully support her to become.