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Recruitment services

Quality People & Training Solutions offer specialised support to our customers by sourcing staff across different industry segments, & by recruiting, deploying, & maintaining a mobile international workforce.

QPTS provides high level quality service to our clients, by recruiting contract and permanent staff across an array of industries and by recruiting, deploying, and managing on hire employees to suit the needs of our clients in a timely and professional manner. We have dedicated teams with extensive recruitment experience across a wide range of industries, who pride themselves on building sustainable relationships with their clients to gain a deep understanding of their requirements, and bridging the gaps identified. Our teams are dedicated to going above and beyond by providing the utmost efficient and quality service to our clients. Personal development and further education is encouraged and facilitated through our training and includes but not limited to, leadership and management, soft skills, mandatory site training and other training courses for functional staff.

One of the defining features of QPTS is its unwavering focus on people. We do not solely emphasize process and technology, QPTS recognises that an organisation’s success ultimately hinges on the skills, knowledge, and motivation of its employees. QPTS takes a holistic approach to human capital development, offering comprehensive training, coaching, and talent management services to ensure that clients’ teams are not just competent but excel in their roles.

Meet the team

Joanne Clarkson

With over 15 years of experience in the Recruitment Industry, Joanne is one of our talented Business Development Managers. With expertise in both blue and white collar roles, permanent and temporary desks and also head hunting, Jo is your go to person for all things recruitment.

Jo leads the way in the Engineering and FIFO market, with a concentration on Boilermaker, Welders, and Mechanical Fitters. One of Jo’s key strengths is her ability to build sustainable relationships with her clients and candidates. She shares her knowledge to her candidates and ensures that her candidates feel supported and guided throughout the recruitment process. She cannot emphasize enough how both candidates and clients need to be nurtured, and the benefits of creating a rapport is invaluable.

Mark Seery

As a Business Development Manager Mark brings over 20 years of extensive and diverse range of experience in Management, Human Resources, Customer Service, Finance, and Risk Management. Mark’s strengths are his passion for securing new business opportunities, nurturing client relationships, and delivering high-quality training. Marks early experience in recruitment ignited his passion for building strong teams.

Not only is Mark a results-oriented professional but he also applies his skills in operations, communication, and problem-solving to drive initiatives and meet customer needs. With a proven track record of leading and motivating teams, Mark ensures his candidates are supported by providing them with insightful tips of being honest, reach beyond your skillset, and bring your problem-solving skills. 

Emma-Leigh Denham

Emma-Leigh is not your typical recruiter – she’s a dynamic Allied Health recruitment expert leading the way in the Newcastle and Central Coast region!

Her passion, energy, and advocacy for what she does sets her apart as a trusted partner for healthcare professionals and organisations seeking the perfect fit. Emma-Leigh’s strength lies in her ability to build strong, personalised relationships with her clients and candidates, whilst embodying a value-driven approach to recruitment. She remains at the forefront of industry developments and their unique needs, providing invaluable insights.

Whether you’re an organisation seeking talent solutions or an allied health specialist ready to take the next exciting step in your career, Emma-Leigh is your guide to a world of opportunities.

Angel Bodiam

Angel is our talented and dynamic Recruitment Consultant. With over 4 years of Business Administration experience, Angel has recently moved into the Recruitment industry. Developing her skills quickly, Angel is a strong Recruiter in the Mining industry.

Angel has previously worked on FMG campsites as an Administrator which has enabled her to see the Mining industry head on and see what is required to be a part of the FIFO community.
As she progressed her career into Recruitment, she developed her skills and knowledge with hiring Camp Utility workers as well as Mining Operators.

In these roles she has built personal relationships with clientele that have enabled her to develop strong and communicative relations with her candidates and business partners. She prides herself with her attention to detail and level of priority when focusing on candidates and their necessary requirements.

Angel has a bright and bubbly personality that is shown through her Recruitment focus. She likes to say that ‘Recruitment is a numbers game’ and the prime focus is to nurture and support candidates and clientele relationships.

Kerina Tapp

With over 7 years experience in the Recruitment Industry, Kerina is our talented Recruitment Specialist. With experience placing candidates within blue collar industries and business support roles, Kerina is here for all your Recruitment needs.

Kerina thrives in building and maintaining long-lasting partnerships and her commitment to ensure our clients and candidates experience is a seamless and tailored process to deliver exceptional results for both.

Kerina advocates in helping candidates find meaningful and rewarding jobs in various industries, and she is passionate about empowering people to achieve their career goals.

With her diverse experience, Kerina works extensively with both candidates and employers to match the best talent with the best opportunities.

Hayley Clark

New to the Recruitment Industry, Hayley is eager to learn all things Recruitment. She has extensive working knowledge in the Customer Service Industry, as well as in the Health Care Industry. Her warm and caring outlook is demonstrated when she engages with all of our candidates and clients.

She is excited to bring all her skills and knowledge from her previous experiences to recruitment. Hayley is recruiting for the Mining and Engineering Industry, and she loves helping candidates find their dream job!

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2023 Silver winner roar awards

QPTS is honoured to have been selected as a Silver Winner for the Fearless Educator 2023 ROAR Award

2023 bronze winner roar awards

QPTS is honoured to have been selected as a Bronze Winner for the Making Waves and the Leadership 2023 ROAR Awards

2023 TIARA Recruitment Awards ANZ Finalist

QPTS is honoured to have been chosen as a finalist for the TIARA Recruitment Awards for The APositive Best Small Recruitment Company to Work For 

2023 Hunter Local Business Awards Finalist

QPTS is honoured to have been chosen as a finalist for The Local Hunter Business Awards for Outstanding Professional Services


QPTS is honoured to have been chosen as a finalist for the Roar Success Fearless Educator Award, Business Growth Award, Leadership Award, and the Making Waves Award


QPTS is honoured to have been chosen as a finalist for the Roar Success Fearless Educator Award

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