All about people.
We provide innovative talent services to support employers and the people they seek to recruit, develop and retain.
Ford & Stanley specialise in professional, operational, executive and commercial recruitment within the rail and engineering sectors. Our consultants are market leading experts, with an in depth knowledge of recruitment in a variety of specialist disciplines.
Talentwise is Ford & Stanley’s skilled recruitment brand, specialising in the supply of trade and technical workers across the rail and engineering sectors, but with a difference. We provide an all-encompassing service provision that includes pre-employment medical screening, tooling and safety work wear, industry accredited training and on-boarding support.
We provide strategic advice to ensure that your business plans, talent objectives and the prevailing market conditions are aligned prior to implementation. Our consulting experts advise, develop and implement proven strategies and practical solutions to help maximise business performance.
GENIUS is a bespoke employee support service which addresses the challenges associated with stress and presenteeism, but in a positive way, increasing employee engagement, maximising performance and improving the long term potential of talent throughout the organisation.
Thursday 25 August 2016 Rachel Thorpe joined Ford & Stanley in September 2015 after relocating from the North East to central Derby. After a successful 12 months with the business, Rachel tells us more about her journey and what attracted her to a career in recruitment but more specifically, rail. What have you...
Tuesday 12 July 2016 In supporting local schools and colleges within Derbyshire and the surrounding area, Ford & Stanley recently joined forces with Rolls Royce to deliver an ‘interview techniques’ workshop to over 200 school leavers from Derby Moor Community Sports College. The ‘Post 16 Careers Event’ was...
“It is critical that we work with the best consultants. We have most definitely found this with Ford & Stanley.”
Richard Birkhead, Operations Manager, Ricardo Rail