FAQ

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Q: Where would I come to register / Where is Bennett’s based?

A: Bennett’s operate from 52 Market Street HYDE, Cheshire SK14 1AH. Not far from Hyde Town Hall and easy accessible by bus and train links. There are a number of pay and display car parks, however Asda is at the back of us.

Q: What geographical areas do we cover?

A: Bennett’s cover all Tameside, Greater Manchester and South Manchester areas. Basically much of the North West. We would never ask you to go to a location which isn't accessible for you.

Q: How long does it take to register?

A: Depending upon what type of work you wish to obtain it would approx. take 45 mins up to an 1 hr and half depending upon your skills.

Q: Can I register online?

A: You can register your details and attach your cv to cvs@bennettstaff.co.uk We will then be in touch as soon as a suitable position does become available.

Q: What documents do I need to register?

A: Upon registration you will need to bring the following: · ID (Valid passport or photo ID with full birth certificate) · 2 proofs of your current address · Proof of National insurance number (must be something from the tax office or card) · All relevant certificates or licenses.

Q: How is my data kept secure with regards to the GDPR?

A: Your personal data is only held by Bennett Staff for 12 months, and not sent to any third party without explicit consent.

Q: How often do I get paid?

A: On completion and submission of a signed timesheet you will be paid weekly – every Friday (your first week being in arrears)

Q: How do i book my holidays?

A: You need to liaise with your consultant to find out how many holidays you have accrued. Then speak with your line manager to establish the best time for when to can take your leave. Once agreed you need to complete a holiday request form and send your request in, either by post of email. More information can be found in your handbook.

Q: When is the holiday year?

A: Your holiday year starts 1st September to the end of October in anyone year. (all holidays must be taken within that leave year). For more information about holidays this will be in your handbook and Contract for services - which would have been given to you at registration.

Q: How do we interview our candidates?

A: All candidates are personally interviewed face to face at our offices, where we hold an initial interview /registration. This is where all ID is checked and stamped.

Q: Can I approach Bennett's confidentially?

A: Yes our trained consultants are on hand to help wherever we can, we will always deal with your application or vacancy in the strictest of confidence.

Q: How much notice do you need to give Bennett's to be provided with staff?

A: No notice required, although any notice is appreciated.

Q: Do we have both temporary and permanent jobs available?

A: Bennett's specialise in both temporary and permanent job opportunities.

Q: Once I register a vacancy with Bennett’s online, when will a consultant contact me?

A: When you have registered your vacancy on line, one of our consultants will be in touch within the next 24 hours if not sooner.

Q: How can I pay my invoice?

A: You can pay for our services via BACS (which usually takes 3 days) same day payment or a cheque addressed to Bennett Staff Bureau.

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