Our team

Tracey Wood

Director, Permanent Division & Office Manager

After completing a two-year apprenticeship within Rolls Royce, Tracey moved into a secretarial position, subsequently two years were spent in the Personnel Department for Rolls-Royce where she was involved in all aspects of the recruitment process.  Tracey remained at Rolls-Royce for 9 years before setting up her own business, which she operated for 5 years before setting up Jobshop UK in December 1997.

Tracey is one of the Directors at Jobshop UK Ltd and maintains an active “hands-on” role within the company – overseeing and providing cover for the permanent recruitment desks, managing the administration staff within the Jobshop UK Limited office, also ensuring the on-going maintenance and development of new and existing client accounts.

Frances Miles

Director, Temporary Division and Finance
Frances Miles, Jobshop

Frances has over 25 years experience in the recruitment industry.  Frances ran her own agency for 6 years, has worked for a large National agency within the UK and was General Manager for an international agency based in Sydney, Australia where she had responsibility for three offices.

Following 9 years consultancy work with Jobshop, Frances bought a 50% share in April 2008 and is responsible for managing the staff within Jobshop, the temporary division, the Executive Recruitment Division, Contracts/Tenders and Finance. Frances has experience of running large contracts from inception for the supply of temporary and permanent staff and has worked with a number of companies including: various NHS trusts within Central London, Mars Confectionery, Coca Cola Schweppes, Unigate Dairies, Hilton Hotels and American Express.

Jayne Harding (FIRP)

Senior Consultant - Temporary Staff/Client Relationship Manager
Jayne Harding, Jobshop

Jayne joined Jobshop UK in October 2004 bringing a wealth of experience stretching back over the past 40 years. Jayne is a well known and respected figure in the recruitment industry, is a Member of The Institute of Employment Consultants (MECI) and has achieved the Foundation Vocation Award in Employment Agency Practice.

In 2008 Jayne was awarded a Fellow of the Recruitment and Employment Confederation and was a finalist for the Lifetime Achievement at the Venus awards in 2013.

Jayne successfully ran the temporary division from October 2004 until June 2013 working with a large number of Clients in both the private and public sector. Jayne is now working two days a week in a business development role.

Rebecca Milton

Recruitment Consultant - Temporary Division

Rebecca began her career as a Nursery Practitioner and worked in this industry for 8 years, whilst also holding down a part-time job within hospitality. Rebecca then set off on an adventure travelling on her own to Thailand.  On her return she was looking for a new challenge and joined Jobshop UK as a Resourcer/ Administrator on the temporary division and after demonstrating her ability to run a desk was promoted to Recruitment Consultant on the Temporary Division.   

Rebecca brings her natural warmth, honesty and friendly disposition to the team and loves meeting her clients and candidates; successfully placing candidates into suitable roles and delivering excellent customer service.

Outside of work, Rebecca loves raising money for charity and completed her first charity skydive in 2016. She is now planning her next one for 2018! 

Emily Fletcher

Recruitment Consultant and Social Media Specialist
Emily Fletcher

Emily joined Jobshop UK in January 2017 after carving out a career in Social Media and Copywriting in London. She worked with a number of tech start-up's in the City, leading re-branding initiatives, running community platforms and writing social media strategies and content. After a number of years working in London, Emily relocated to Bournemouth to assist in setting up and running the new Digital Marketing Apprenticeship at Bournemouth and Poole College, which is now in it's 4th year. 

Starting at Jobshop as an Executive Resourcer, Emily has now taken on the role of Recruitment Consultant and particularly enjoys working with clients in the digital marketing sphere, as she uses her wealth of industry knowledge and experience to understand the clients needs and help them find 'The Perfect Match' through a mix of traditional recruitment practices and social media advertising. In addition to this, Emily regularly updates and writes for the Jobshop UK website and social media pages.

In her spare time Emily is a keen beauty and lifestyle blogger, and enjoys working with brands in the beauty, skincare and interiors sectors to improve their social media strategy. She has had the chance to work with some exciting brands and has learnt a lot about the beauty and skincare industry along the way, which is something she is very passionate about. 

Helen Wright

Recruitment Consultant - Permanent Division

Helen has 6 years recruitment experience, having started her career in childcare recruitment before joining Jobshop UK.  Helen spent time overseas, running and overseeing Children’s Cubs for a Holiday Company, she returned to the UK in 2007 and moved to the Dorset area. She joined a Recruitment Agency, specialising in childcare and during her time with them, she covered both the permanent and temporary desks working with candidates and clients in the Dorset and Hampshire areas.

Helen joined Jobshop UK in June 2017 and works on our Permanent desk, she enjoys building close working relationships with both candidates and clients, understanding individual needs and requirements and getting the best outcome for all.

When she isn’t in work, Helen loves to travel and has been fortunate enough to visit and explore New Zealand, New York, San Francisco, Boston and parts of Europe. Helen loves a road trip adventure and has many exciting travel plans in the pipeline with her husband!

Laurence Ainley

Recruitment Consultant - Permanent Division

Laurence joined Jobshop UK in May 2017. He previously spent a few years as a Police Officer, but has been working in recruitment for the past 3 years. He says; “With exposure to both Public and Private sectors, I have the ability to understand commercial pressures of local business and the potential budget restraints of both, with the ability to empathise and solve their respective Recruitment needs. Working as a Recruitment Consultant allows me to work closely with people which is something I am passionate about, and as demonstrated in my past career as a Police Officer recruitment also allows me to have a positive impact on people’s lives.”

Laurence believes he has a strong ability to nurture relationships both client side and with candidates. He also has a strong interest in local, national and international business and how they may have an effect on the market, which he feels helps him to solve problems for clients and candidates by appreciating what they are trying to achieve in line with the current economic climate. 

When he isn’t at work, Laurence really enjoys watching, playing and coaching Rugby, and is currently coaching his sons Under 11's Rugby team. 

Jaroslava Spisiakova

Recruitment Co-ordinator

Jaroslava joined the team at Jobshop UK in May 2017, coming on board as a Recruitment Co-ordinator. With previous experience working as a Project Co-ordinator and Recruitment Consultant in London, Jaroslava has brought some fantastic skills to Jobshop, including impeccable organisation, first-class administration and a keen eye for event co-ordination. 

Jaroslava is a fantastic support to the recruitment consultants at Jobshop, and as well as managing the Director's and Consultant's diaries she assists with running payroll, registers new candidates and co-ordinates the organisation of the networking events run by Jobshop. 

Jaraslava is also an Avionics Engineer, meaning that she can become a pilot! and in her spare time, she enjoys interior design, photography, philosophy and craft.