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Head Office: 01353 880253
Cambridge Office: 01223 628740
St Neots Office: 01480 573387

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Meet the Busy Bee team!

We are a friendly, professional recruitment team holding over 65 years of combined recruitment experience. We are looking to become the most reputable local agency for providing the best staffing solutions across East Anglia.

Busy Bee Recruitment provides affordable, bespoke recruitment services to businesses across East Anglia including; Cambridgeshire, Suffolk and Norfolk. We take every opportunity seriously and are passionate about finding just the right match for every client and candidate. 

People often ask us why we chose recruitment. The answer is YOU. We love people! Our team loves to make people happy. We love going home knowing we’ve made someone’s day, week, year, or hopefully their career.

Kayleigh Bysouth CertRP MREC

Founder and Director

Kayleigh founded Busy Bee Recruitment Ltd in 2017 although her recruitment career started much earlier. Back in 2012, Kayleigh joined the industry as a Trainee Consultant and quickly gained her Certificate in Recruitment Practice (CertRP). Now, holding over 10 years’ experience recruiting across Engineering, Commercial and Technical positions Kayleigh is now a corporate member of the Institute in Recruitment Practice (MIRP) and takes more of a supportive role within the business helping to train and guide her team through their own successes. One of Kayleigh’s more notable achievements recently has been the accolade of winning Business Person of the Year at the Ely Business Awards 2019.

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Rachel Housden CertRP MIRP

Principal Recruitment Consultant

Rachel joined our company 6 years ago and has worked in a range of different roles within the business through her many promotions... Most recently returning to us from maternity leave to her role of Principal Consultant. Rachel is a qualified recruiter holding her Certificate in Recruitment Practice and will be supporting both candidates and clients within the commercial sector covering Customer Service, Legal, HR and Recruitment. We welcome Rachel back to work part time on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Fridays.

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Fausta Linkeviciute

Principal Recruitment Consultant

Fausta joined The Hive in 2019 and has progressed from Recruitment Consultant to Senior and now Principal Consultant. Fausta played a key part in the growth of our temporary division and now the Commercial Division covering office support vacancies including Finance, Marketing, HR and Administrative vacancies on a permanent basis. Fausta thrives under pressure and enjoys being the saviour to many of our clients and candidates in their time of need, well decorated with testimonials Fausta holds our most loyal candidate and client base in the business.

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Laura Nixon

Principal Recruitment Consultant

Laura heads up our Engineering, Manufacturing & Technical division as Principal Consultant with wide ranging recruitment experience spanning 5+ years. Having worked across a variety of sectors previously Laura enjoys working on “hard to fill” vacancies and sees a challenge in every new vacant position. Someone who enjoys providing exceptional customer service with a fun, but professional, attitude you will always be welcomed with a smile and cheerful manner when working with Laura to fill a vacancy or find yourself a new job.

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Jake Fenn

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Jake joined the organisation in 2021 to expand our Temporary division and through his passion for people and determination, Jake has exceeded each and every target and worked his way up to Senior Consultant. A true professional Jake is both a great person that brings life and happiness to our internal team but also one who is recognised often for his work with our clients who often call in their hour of need! Able to work at pace Jake is the consultant you need when you find yourself in a spot of bother needing labour at short notice.

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Claudia Leite

Senior Recruitment Consultant

Claudia joins our ever-growing team to work in our Commercial Division, focusing on Office based positions across both a temporary and permanent basis. With a background supplying office personnel to businesses across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire and Hertfordshire, Claudia is well placed to help and eager to support candidates and clients, both new and existing, on their recruitment journeys. A dedicated employee assisting in the growth of our St. Neots branch, Claudia has a passion for people and a key eye for details loving nothing more than to listen to all, review the finer details and make the perfect match of candidate to vacancy!

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Maya Warner

Recruitment Consultant

Maya boasts a background in recruitment spanning 6 years working on specialist vacancies in the Healthcare, Social Care and Education sectors. Maya supports our clients with the placements of temporary, permanent and contract staff and is a real people person who adores to really get to know her candidates and clients alike. A customer focused and service driven consultant Maya will bring not only a wealth of experience to the team but a friendly and professional service to our clients during their time of need. A committed and dedicated employee who will cover vacancies nationally across the UK. 

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Ryan Carter

Recruitment Consultant

Ryan joins our thriving industrial division to work across both permanent and temporary vacancies. Ryan is in his third year of the recruitment industry and brings with him a background of supplying high volume labour to the construction and trade industries across Cambridgeshire. Ryan prides himself on his customer service and is known for his humour and love of football. Ryan is looking forward to working with both new and existing clients as our division expands, should you be looking to grow your industrial or manufacturing teams Ryan looks forward to working with you.

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Hannah Arnold CertRR

Associate Recruitment Consultant

Hannah joined our team in 2021 straight from college, Hannah quickly passed her qualification – Certificate in Recruitment Resourcing and moved into a role of Candidate Manager looking after temporary workers within our industrial sector. Hannah recently secured her promotion to the role of Associate Consultant after successfully managing her own clients within the commercial temporary division. Now finding office workers their dream jobs Hannah is a delight to be around, kind and positive in everyway!

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Cain Collier

Associate Recruitment Consultant

Cain joins our team as Associate Recruitment Consultant with a strong passion for people, sales and entrepreneurship and keen to build a career within the industry! Cain holds his Business Accountancy and Finance Level 3 proving his methodical mindset and attention to detail whilst also having a background running his own online sales business prior to joining The Hive. Looking to build relationships and connect the very best match of candidate and client, Cain will echo our values of customer service first and be another key cog in our ever-growing team!

Kacper Jozefowicz

Associate Recruitment Consultant

Kacper is a recent Graduate who joins our team as Associate Recruitment Consultant keen to grow his career in Recruitment as a hungry and ambitious individual! Kacper currently holds his Bachelor’s degree in Business Management whilst also continuing his professional development studying part-time for his Masters degree. With a real passion for learning, building relationships and ultimately succeeding, we are confident Kacper will make an excellent addition to our team as he sources the very best candidates for our client base! 

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Eva Westley

Marketing Executive


Eva joins the organisation with a breadth of marketing experience spanning 7 years. Starting her career through an apprenticeship, Eva secured the DevelopHER award for Apprentice of the year and since has gone from strength to strength, recently working as a Senior Account Manager for a Digital Marketing Agency. Eva will bring a creative energy to our business, developing our brand and service offering through a strategic marketing plan. We welcome Eva as our charity champion and someone who you will get to meet at all of our local events!

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Sian Peacock

Business Support Officer

Sian is an important asset to our Operations team providing valuable support to the wider business, acting as the backbone of our organisation. Sian strives always to provide a high level of service excellence to our candidates and clients while supporting our internal business across multiple functions including finance, HR, compliance and auditing, we wouldn’t be able to live without her! A committed, friendly, and professional addition to the team.

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Nadia Bortoli

Business Support Administrator

A recent graduate Nadia joins our team to support our administration functions across our Care & Education division. Nadia is good with numbers and enjoys working in a culturally diverse environment having studied and worked abroad during her degree. Nadia is keen on travel and enjoys visiting different countries whilst her lifelong dream would be to live in America. Nadia will be the point of contact for all payroll and compliance enquires at the St Neots branch.

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Call us

Head Office: 01353 880253
Cambridge Office: 01223 628740
St Neots Office: 01480 573387

Head Office

7B Regal Lane
Soham, Ely

Cambridge Office

I8 Stirling House
Cambridge Innovation Park
Denny End Road, Waterbeach
CB25 9PQ

St Neots Office

The Limes
24 New Street
St. Neots
PE19 1AJ
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Head Office: 
01353 880253
Cambridge Office: 
01223 628740
St Neots: 
01480 573387