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New Driver Recruitment
As the UK’s first and only agency focused wholly on addressing the challenges of Newly Qualified Driver recruitment, we are passionate about getting new drivers into rewarding employment quickly.
Right now, the UK has over 50,000 unfilled driving roles, so the skills of every qualified driver are in high demand. We have unrivalled access to the largest database of newly qualified and almost qualified drivers, so we’re uniquely positioned to connect employers with skilled people.
Let us help you to make the right connection.
Specialist driving skills
The HGV Recruitment Centre specialises in finding rewarding jobs for new and experienced drivers with any of the following categories of licence…
Any goods vehicle that is above 3.5t and below 7.5t in weight. e.g. supermarket home-delivery vehicles, ambulance.
HGV / LGV Cat 'C' (Class 2)
Any vehicle with a rigid body that is over 7.5t in weight e.g. fire engines, refuse vehicle and any HGV that doesn't have detachable cab or separate trailer.
HGV / LGV at 'C+E' (Class 1)
Vehicles over 7.5t that have a detachable or separate trailer.
Large Passenger Carrying Vehicles (PCV) that travel by road e.g. bus or coach.
What we do differently…
100% focused on HGV recruitment
Challenging industry perceptions about newly
A direct connection from HGV training to employment
Ongoing advice and support for all drivers and all levels of experience
Recruiting qualified large-vehicle drivers is our thing. So, we do it really well!
Choose HGV Recruitment Centre to handle your next career move and get all of this good stuff… A team of experienced and friendly recruiters, offering help and support for the whole of your driving career Specialists in Newly Qualified Driver recruitment. Hundreds of temporary and permanent jobs every month Guaranteed number of driving hours per week for every contract Like-minded employers who value new drivers and provide the right kind of support from the start
We love logistics!
Recruiting qualified large-vehicle drivers is our thing. So, we do it really well! Choose HGV Recruitment Centre to handle your next career move and get all of this good stuff…
A team of experienced and friendly recruiters, offering help and support for the whole of your driving career
Specialists in Newly Qualified Driver recruitment. Hundreds of temporary and permanent jobs every month
Guaranteed number of driving hours per week for every contract
Like-minded employers who value new drivers and provide the right kind of support from the start
Hear from our happy drivers
We know what we’re doing to support new drivers works. We place hundreds of NQDs in employment every year. Happy faces all round! Many of those drivers also return to us for ongoing support and further job opportunities as their experience grows. But don’t just take our word for it. Check out these stories of success...
HGV Recruitment helped me get into the industry and got me into a job very quickly and I’m now getting the hang of things and enjoying myself. It’s been great and I’m now on my own delivering to stores!Joshua Smith 18th March 2019
HGV Recruitment helped me to get a job quickly and helped to start my career as a Class 1 driver. I would highly recommend HGV to any new qualified driver. Read more…Adrian Vintileanu 7th March 2019
I applied for the job in various places but all declined because I did not have experience. I continued looking for a job and one day I found a job advertised by HGV Recruitment for newly qualified drivers. It gave me some hope and I applied Read more….Prabin Shrestha 3rd March 2019
I was working as a self employed courier and as I enjoy driving, I decided to take the next step and recently passed my HGV Class 2 license. I was finding it pretty difficult to find a job as most companies look for experienced drivers Read more…Sarah Childs 27th February 2019
I searched a job for class 1 and HGV recruit to manage to get me one in 5 working days. They are very prompt and professional. I highly recommend their services!Marius Roiban 27th February 2019
When I passed my Class 1 test first time I was over the moon, but then became disheartened when looking for Class 1 employment as all the firms asked for experience, but then noticed an advert online for Newly Qualified Class 1 drivers from the HGV Recruitment Agency. Read more…Robert Pannell 22nd February 2019
I am Ex Military and did my HGV license whilst in the Army and came to find out that the team at HGV Recruitment specialise in the transition into new employment for the ex Armed Forces. The team have been superb from start to finish!Kieran Taylor 18th December 2018
Totally unreal customer service flawless, clear,concise, efficient to the extreme , still cant believe the efficiency and professionalism on all levels from Jake Saunders, I dreaded looking for a job with all the bull from the first phone call, the lies the not being… Read more…Mark Winterfeld 7th December 2018
I am very happy with the way they treated me from start to finish. They found me a job that was exactly what I was looking for, the process is simple and straight forward.Dainius Mockus 20th November 2018
I would recommend this recruitment centre to everyone. The agent I spoke to was very helpful, and quickly found a good job suitable for me. I had all the support I needed, and even more. Thank you very much.Ludovit Lenkei 27th October 2018
I could not recommend this company more so. I was struggling to find a job when I passed my Class 2 license and they managed to find me work within a week for a reputable company which has also helped me with the driving skills and experience I need for my new career.Paul Jones 17th September 2018
Very impressed with Hgv recruitment centre. Jake is very easy to talk to, very professional and helpful , follows up each process and I have had a really great experience from start to finish and looking forward to starting my new role.Steve Fisher 2nd August 2018
I was working 10 years in a food factory and needed a change my job. I wanted to pursue a career working as a HGV Driver as I like driving. I got my Class 1, and my bus license in Poland and come back to Uk to find work as a HGV driver. Read MoreIvonia Stepniak 27th July 2018
From start to finish these guys were great . They delved deep found out exactly who I am and what I wanted , then set about to get me exactly that. Read MoreSteve Smith 3rd July 2018
I was looking for my first HGV job after deciding to change career. It’s not easy with limited experience but The HGV Recruitment centre very quickly presented me with a number of options for me to choose from. I was happy with one of the job roles, a C+E driver based near to home. Read moreColin McGrath 1st June 2018
Having spent the last five years working with newly qualified HGV drivers and clients alike, we believe there are certain do's and don't' when it comes to hiring newly qualified HGV drivers. There has been a recent shift with more companies now considering newly qualified drivers, in our opinion this...
We keep hearing the same recurring story here at HGV Recruitment. I've recently passed my Class 2 or Class 1 test and as a newly qualified HGV driver, I am finding it difficult to find work due to lack of experience. For many traditional employers, commercial on road experience is...