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Delivering an honest & transparent service, that puts the right people in the right roles to succeed and prosper

About Us

Approach Personnel are an established, independently owned recruitment business trading since 2007

We supply blue and white collar, temporary, permanent and freelance trades and labour staff to the UK's construction, manufacturing and food production industries

What makes us different? We have a set of core values and a clear mission which guide our team. Whether you are a candidate looking for help finding your ideal next placement, or a business who needs reliable, quality trades and labour staff; these values will always be present in the service we provide

Our Values

Do the Right Thing

By putting ourselves in the shoes of our customers & colleagues we ensure their best interests are considered with every decision made

Honest and Transparent

Reliability can be an issue in recruitment. By building trust & confidence in our services, we keep communication clear, consistent, & constructive

People Driven

With people over profits, we’re always striving to positively benefit our clients and candidates on a personal as well as professional level

Positive Mindset

Approaching every day with a ‘can-do’ attitude, always focusing on the best in every situation

Reliable and Consistent

What we say is what we do. Our long-standing relationships are built from consistently maintaining a reliable service and delivering on our word

Mission Statement

To become the recruiter of choice for clients and candidates, by delivering an honest & transparent service, that puts the right people in the right roles to succeed and prosper

Our History


Founded by Adam Charlesworth trading from his kitchen table!

Alan Spalding joined the business as Managing Director

Moved into our first office at Castle Cavendish Business Centre

Turnover exceeded £5 million

Purchased and moved into new our Chase Park Head Office

Acquired Elizabeth Michael Associates Ltd, a well-established and respected commercial office recruitment consultancy based in Nottingham

Turnover exceeds £15million with over 400 clients supplied

Large refurbishment of our Chase Park Office to support continued growth

Expanded our management team in preparation for our next phase of growth