Recruiting staff

Help with recruiting staff


If you need help with recruiting or retaining staff, the Department for Communities' (DfC) range of employer services and provision can offer support. See further information on the support available from DfC on finding staff.

DfC Employer Engagement Services

From multi-national companies to the shop-owner on the corner, DfC operates a tailored recruitment service across Northern Ireland that offers recruitment advice and support to employers.

A team of highly experienced staff can discuss and tailor a level of service to meet your needs from start to finish.

For large and public sector employers, the Employer Services Branch offers a dedicated Client Executive account manager to understand your business, and draw together public sector partners and provision into a bespoke support agreement for your organisation.

This service is free to employers, and may include advice and guidance, advertisement and promotion of vacancies, CV sifting and interview facilities, access to a range of employment and disability support provision, bespoke events, and inclusion within employability and skills initiatives.

To access DfC's service: is a free service developed by DfC that allows you to advertise your job vacancies online. 

Read more on how to advertise a job using