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Coronavirus: your actions are required

Please ensure you follow the guidelines set out by the government by clicking here.
In addition, to help safeguard you, CY customers and employees, we ask that If you have returned from any of the areas highlighted in the last 14 days or may have had contact within anyone suspected of having the virus, or have the symptoms highlighted, you contact us immediately if you are a candidate due to attend an interview at our Offices or with our Clients or if you are or will be working at our client’s site or if you are a client due to interview our candidates or hiring our temporary workers in areas or with colleagues who might have been exposed to the virus in the last 14 days or have the virus symptoms.

If you have any queries please call your consultant or our Head Office on 01905 731313.

All health related queries should be directed to NHS 111. For further information please visit our website

How we can help you:

There are a number of additional services we offer including:-      

IT Support

Effective home working has become crucial for everyone. You can utilise the services of our IT experts to get all your staff or any new recruits working effectively quickly and surprisingly cost effectively.

HR advice & Payroll Services.

With payroll specialists and CIPD qualified consultants in our team, help is at hand.

Redundancy counselling

With the diminishing Furlough support it is widely expected that redundancies will increase. CY provides formal and/or informal redundancy counselling services for individuals or whole teams. We talk to those affected and change perspectives, enabling them to see it positively. Employees get advice on CV writing, interviewing skills and most importantly, how to get ahead in applying for new vacancies and finding the right next career opportunity.

Interim Support

Over the past 20 years we have built up an impressive pool  a pool of immediately available, highly experienced candidates in a number of disciplines who can offer you interim assistance, whether in your office or by working remotely. Many of these candidates have worked with us extensively, they have already been thoroughly screened, fully referenced and qualification checked, so you can be assured of their ability and work ethic, particularly important when trusted to work remotely.

Excellent candidates available across a wide skill set are available from credit control and costing specialists to cost reduction and change management consultants

Job opportunities

Many employers are still actively recruiting for permanent staff, at all levels as the current challenges have further highlighted additional skills and management capacity they recognise they will need for the long term. Also there are sectors, such as health care that have increased business through Covid. With candidates now at home much more, we are finding it is actually easier to engage with the best talent, enabling us to better discuss opportunities. If you are a candidate seeking career progression do please use this time to discuss your longer term aims with us. Alternatively, if you are an employer now is the best time to recruit and we are here to help you select the best.         

Effective interviewing

The current advice about avoiding contact has changed interviewing strategies overnight. Client’s previous preference to interview face to face has now been replaced with an array of exciting new selection strategies which we are offering clients and candidates. Our top tip, check what’s in the background!  

Offering our support

As the effects of COVID-19 continue our thoughts and best wishes go to all those suffering and to those working so hard to help the nation through this huge battle, particularly all those involved in providing health services and medical research.  We have worked extensively with the NHS for the past 25 years, so have understanding of the huge challenges this outbreak has caused and also the great ability of those delivering the services, non clinical as well as of course the front line clinical. We will continue to do all we can to help them.

As we ourselves are experiencing, these are tough times for businesses but as the saying goes, when you are in the middle of a storm, don’t stop, keep going and hopefully we can all enjoy calmer waters very soon.  

Rest assured, whatever your personal career work or your business needs, we will strive to help wherever possible as this is a time when everyone needs to pull together.