Why Work with York?

We are a specialist recruitment agency based in York recruiting staff for temporary, seasonal and permanent jobs across a wide variety of work areas. Our business philosophy is founded on creating long-term partnerships with both our clients and the staff we recruit.  For us, that is the only way we can guarantee the high standards we are known for and the unrivalled value. 

Work with York is run by a highly professional team with a vast repository of expertise and specialist knowledge, in fact over 120 years' combined experience in recruitment.  Our knowledge encompasses a diverse range of professions, industries, sectors and staffing.  This all adds up to a mighty contacts book.  By tapping into our trusted network, we can quickly find the person you are looking for.  We're not just someone to go to in a staffing crisis but trusted colleagues who offer expert, honest advice on recruiting the right mix of permanent or temporary staff to drive your business forward. 


Work with York recruit candidates for temporary, seasonal and permanent jobs including:


If you are interested in temporary work or staff?

Please contact us or visit our offices in York at the top of the Shambles at 5/6 Kings Court, easily accessible for both candidates and clients.

What we do for candidates

  • Varied assignments: we are always hiring for part time & full time jobs including temporary, seasonal & permanent roles
  • Attractive and competitive pay rates depending on role and skills needed
  • Weekly pay and online timesheet system
  • Access to a workplace pension
  • We don’t use umbrella companies - you are working for us and we take care of your NI and tax contributions and pay holiday pay
  • Access to regular staff benefits and discounts
  • Rewards for recommending colleagues and friends
  • We work hard to make sure that candidates feel valued and supported 
  • Regularly offer exciting new job opportunities for a variety of clients including City of York council
  • Support and encourage diversity and equality
  • An annual awards ceremony recognising the achievements of temporary staff. 

Don't just take our word for it though - check out our candidate testimonials around our website.

Interested in working for us? Call us today on 01904 566066 or email us.

What do we do for clients

  • Over 120 years' combined experience within the team
  • We use our extensive knowledge and expertise when selecting the best candidates for your positions, ensuring quality is at the forefront of all we do
  • Work to individual company needs not just sales targets 
  • Provide excellent staffing solutions for employers
  • Actively seek out feedback on staff and the service we provide
  • Offer cost effective and competitive rates 
  • Keen to visit clients to talk about your specific needs and understand your organisation

Call us on 01904 566066 or request a call back for more information.

We're based in the heart of York city centre, in the beautifully historic Shambles.

Search online now to find and apply for the latest job offers we have in Yorkshire, the Humber and surrounding areas including Pickering, Leeds and Scarborough.

Whether you're a student looking for flexible work during your gap year to an experienced worker at managerial level, we have something for everyone!

For supply teacher or teaching assistant jobs in schools, please visit our sister company Work with Schools which is our specialist education recruitment division.






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For supply teaching and support roles in schools please visit Work with Schools

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  • The WorkwithYork team are very friendly and super efficient
  • Everyone I meet in WWY has a 'can do' and 'commercial' attitude.
  • They have always kept me working and going from job to job and the team are really lovely and helpful!
  • Every time I have needed staff WorkwithYork have been able to provide good staff in a short space of time
  • WorkwithYork have been brilliant to me. I would recommend them and would definitely consider working for them again on placements in the future.
  • One of the advantages of temping through WorkwithYork include the variety of positions available.
  • The WorkwithYork staff have been professional, polite, helpful and matched my skill set to an appropriate position.
  • In my few months I've already had a range of experience in an office environment and find myself constantly learning new skills and more importantly, being challenged.
  • He has been able to work independently, delivered a high quality product and his work manner in timeliness and fitting in with the rest of the team has been impeccable.
  • She has picked things up really quickly, been thinking creatively, using her initiative and working with minimum supervision.
  • Many thanks for getting us out of a very tight spot
  • Very quick to pick up the demands of the role, which is quite technical, and very good on the phone with customers - an excellent candidate for any similar role.
  • Your online timesheet system is very simple once mastered, and doing it weekly is much easier than waiting until the end of the month.
  • Many thanks for your help with the arrangement. It has worked really well and she has been exactly what we needed for the role.
  • She has been nothing short of a miracle, dealing with a difficult situation sensitively yet with humour, and skilfully managing a host of different personalities, priorities and demands. She was the glue for all of us.
  • She has settled well into our team and the team say she asks relevant questions, remembers what to do and is fitting in well.
  • She has settled in very well and is gaining more confidence in the role. She is well liked and a good worker.
  • He has fitted straight in, efficient and just what we needed- thank you!
  • He has fitted into the team really well, working with minimal support and his attendance and timekeeping are good.
  • From the outset, you quickly found work for me and provided a high level of personal and professional support. Throughout, you've considered my availability and career development ideas when finding me work.