At Acorn by Synergie, we believe that there’s more to recruitment than just filling vacancies.

 listed in the top 1% of all leading UK recruitersWe develop careers, we grow businesses, we fulfil ambitions and we change lives.

Through our network of more than 40 branches across the UK and our specialist division offering, we work with hundreds of UK and international businesses to make sure we can offer you the best job opportunities available.  


Award-winning recruitment, giving you peace of mind. 

We're committed to meeting and exceeding professional standards through our services, processes, and people. That's why we're dedicated to achieving highly reputable industry recognition - proving that the quality of our recruitment solutions is at the highest level. 

  • In 2017 our Group Commercial Director Scott Liddle was awarded the Institute of Directors (IoD) Wales Director of the Year Award in the Medium/Large Business category - after also picking up Leader in the Private Sector at the 2016 Leading Wales Awards
  • Kristy Moore, our Chippenham branch manager and permanent recruitment consultant scored a double win at the 2017 National IRP Recruitment Awards, taking home Permanent Recruiter of the Year and the overall winning Recruiter of the Year, thanks to her dedication to both her clients and candidates
  • Our back-office support is second to none too - and in May 2018 our Marketing team was named Best Marketing Team within the entire recruitment industry at the prestigious Recruiter Awards
  • In the same week, our Group Marketing & Communications Director Dan Langford had a surprise in store whilst attending the 2018 IoD Wales Awards - where he was awarded the handpicked Director's Award for his work founding Wales Week in London, promoting Welsh businesses and professionals within the city

Working for you

A recruitment partner you can trust 

The quality of the recruitment solutions we provide is essential, and that's why we're dedicated to achieving highly reputable industry accreditations and awards to acknowledge and represent the professional standards we meet and exceed through our services, internal processes and people.

We're responsible recruiters — registered as a full member of the Recruitment & Employment Confederation (REC), we're also a SEDEX registered ethical business, meaning that we're fully compliant with the ETI Base Code. Acorn is also fully registered with the Gangmasters and Labour Abuse Authority (GLAA), which works to protect vulnerable and exploited workers, regulating businesses which supply workers for the fresh produce and horticulture industry.



Acorn represents all the good things; they are communicative, absolutely fair minded and represent the ideal recruiter.
Administrator Newton Abbot



More about the Acorn Group 

The Acorn Group consists of Acorn, Acorn Global Recruitment and Synaco, and we're also part of the international leading recruitment group Synergie.  As a result we can help you find the best career opportunities locally, nationally or internationally.

About us


Acorn has been a leading recruitment provider since 1992.

Since opening our very first branch in Newport town centre, we have grown to over 40 branches across the UK, Dublin and Australia. Take a look back at our company history here.

About us

Our senior management team are leaders – with the qualifications, years of experience and fellowships to prove it. 

Take a look at our senior team here

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