About Us

At Ford & Stanley, we're all about people.

We provide innovative services that support the recruitment, development and performance of talented people.

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Ford & Stanley Recruitment specialise in professional, operational, executive and commercial recruitment within the rail, mechanical engineering and digital sectors. Our consultants are market leading experts, with an in depth knowledge of recruitment in a variety of specialist disciplines. 

Talentwise is an extension of Ford & Stanley's Recruitment brand, supplying first class trade and technical workers to the industry, who are competent from the moment they start work. 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.

Ford & Stanley Consulting 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. 

Finally our GENIUS service provides access to expert practitioners who have a clear focus on improving employee performance and getting individual's back on their 'A game' within the working environment.

What makes us different?

image015Our values. Ford & Stanley's values are reflected in our people. 'Passion to Win' is about consistently delivering results and driving a positive business reputation. This is underpinned by 'Customer Focus'- meeting and exceeding our customer expectations, 'Innovation' - adopting a dynamic approach and developing new ways of working and 'Fair Play' - an open and honest approach to everything we do.

image013Our approach. Ford & Stanley’s commitment to quality and honest approach is a key differentiating factor. We invest time and effort in understanding our clients’ business needs, company values and objectives to ensure our focus aligns directly with yours. We are expert and thorough in our methods and as a result, our clients experience a consistent high quality service.


We're growing.

If you’ve got a ‘can do’ attitude and a real passion for your work, we’ll make sure you enjoy a rewarding and successful career at Ford & Stanley.

To give you a summary of our recent successes, in 2015 alone the recruitment team more than doubled the annual company turnover, were awarded several major industry tenders including two master vendor agreements and have since invested in over 2,500 square feet of additional office space at our headquarters on Pride Park, Derby.

Over the next five years we’re looking to significantly grow our business within the UK and internationally, both in terms of our client base and the Ford & Stanley team. Take a look at our Employee Value Proposition to find out what it’s really like to work here or click here to explore our latest opportunities