We are a proudly unique company with services covering all levels of IT recruitment and skill development.
Since 2001 our IT training programmes have launched the careers of nearly 6000 IT professionals – many of whom have now moved up to senior positions. The Network Professional Programme (NPP) and Developers Programme blend key IT certifications from CompTIA, Microsoft and CISCO with training in soft and technical skills vital to succeeding in the modern IT industry. Our job guarantee offer ensures that all qualifying candidates achieve their goal of a new job in the IT sector.
Our position as a leading IT training supplier allows us to provide bespoke training courses for all sizes of business. With access to the best rates from all major providers, we help forward-thinking companies maximise the value of their commercial training budget.
Every year, we place hundreds of motivated young people into London companies for hands-on experience of the modern IT industry. Alongside paid employment, Apprentices work with our training and career support teams to develop soft-skills and gain IT certifications for their future careers. It is testament to the quality and success of the programme that over 80% of our Apprentices move on to a full time position with their employer.
For fifteen years companies have come to us when the usual recruitment methods are not delivering. We offer solutions that no-one else can. From our own IT labs, hosting interviews, running and offering bespoke recruitment campaigns, technical testing and training candidates. We work with you to provide the right solution for your requirements.
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We’re a multi-award winning group with highly acclaimed industry accreditations and a unique approach. IT and Development is at the heart of what we do. Our network who we’ve supported and trained over the years and our exclusive access to the top new talent from Just IT Training both turn to us before other agencies.
Just IT are ranked as a Top 100 Company to Work for by the Sunday Times.
Just IT is ranked as a Top 100 Best Small Company to Work for by the Sunday Times. This is a great achievement for us, especially to be recognised in the Top 100 employers out of 5.3 million small companies within the UK. At Just IT we like to do things a little differently. We appreciate our employees and show them recognition for all their hard work and efforts. We provide our employees with the best benefits and involve the entire company in events to keep up engagement.
For us, it’s about building a happy work environment where everyone has the freedom to express their creativity. We want to put a stop to those ‘dreading Monday morning’ feelings and have everyone feel at home when they walk into the office. Achieving Top 100 status has been a goal of ours, but it’s only a step on our journey. As our business grows and we help more people into the IT market, we will continue our dedication to making Just IT one of the best places to work in the UK. This will mean creating an even better workplace for our employees, more engagement with our community and better levels of customer service.
Just IT Training is rated 2 star by Best Companies – the compilers of The Top 100 Companies To Work For.
Just IT Recruitment are currently rated in the Top 20 of the Great Places To Work listings. We were also winners of a special ‘Excellence In Leadership’ award in 2015.
We are the 2015 winners of the Apprenticeships 4 England Training Provider Of The Year Award.
All our trainers have earned the CompTIA certification and are part of the ‘CompTIA Customer Service Excellence Programme’.
This accreditation means that we are in the top 5 percent of Microsoft Partners worldwide.
Just IT are a registered Enhanced Learning Credits Administration Services (ELCAS) provider. This means we have been approved by the Ministry of Defence to deliver training to service leavers.
Just IT have been certified as a Tech Industry Gold Apprenticeships Provider by Tech Partnership. This status is only given to providers with high Ofsted grades and Apprenticeship completion rates.
Just IT are Matrix Standard – the International quality standard for organisations delivering information, advice and guidance.
Just IT Recruitment are an approved member of The Recruitment & Employment Confederation meaning we abide by the REC code of Professional Practice.
In the past year we had raised over £17,000 for the Alzheimer’s Society!
Our team of charity superheroes, also known as ‘The Network’, work hard to make sure there’s always exciting initiatives happening in the company. In the past we’ve done everything from skydives to half marathons.
Every year our employees put forward the charities that mean the most to them. Among others, we’ve given our support to Lennox Children’s Cancer Fund, The Down’s Syndrome Association, the Alzheimer’s Society and currently we are supporting Mind.
At the heart of Just IT is our desire to support all people with a love of tech into rewarding careers, To celebrate Just IT’s 15th birthday in 2016 we pledged £15k to support projects aimed at helping those from under represented groups make an impact into the London tech sector. The following organisations have received funding and are being actively supported by Just IT to achieve their goals.
We are supporting Career Paths Online to hold a series of free IT & Digital Careers Workshops across London for young people aged 18-24. These workshops are intended to offer additional support to those from BAME backgrounds with barriers preventing them from succeeding on an Apprenticeship scheme or other career path.
We have teamed up with the IT trade association CompTIA to create a scholarship fund to support two individuals into an IT career. This fund will help individuals with a passion for IT but with financial or personal barriers preventing them from accessing the training and career support they need to succeed.
We think inspiring young females at school to consider a tech career is one of the key ways to address gender inequality in the IT market. We were proud sponsors of TeenTech’s London event in January 2017, with twelve of our staff attending over two days to help inspire the next generation of tech professionals.
Our senior management team is made up of three individuals with an extraordinary amount of experience between them, but what sets them apart is their passion for this industry and their willingness to help others succeed.
Founder And Group CEO
After graduating from Southampton University, Simon had a successful career working for large international companies in Sales and Marketing positions before starting his first business at the age of 30. Simon’s first two businesses were in the IT recycling sector and grew to a turnover of £15M employing over 200 people.
Simon set up Just IT Training in 2001, then a year later in 2002 he launched Just IT Recruitment. Simon is a true entrepreneur with many years’ experience helping people and businesses to grow and reach their potential. Outside of work, Simon is a family man who combines spending time with his family, playing tennis and drinking white wine.
Chief Executive Officer – Just IT Recruitment
Lee’s recruitment career has spread over 20 years, running business groups from £15-45M turnover. Recruitment’s main man has launched or turned around companies across the UK, Luxembourg, Frankfurt and New York.
Lee joined in 2013 as the Managing Director of Just IT recruitment with the aim of continuing to grow a business that is innovative, creative and passionate about doing an excellent job. He ensures we create a great company that our people want to work in.
Outside of work, Lee has 3 daughters. As such he is a superb taxi driver, can seem excited and engaged about clothes shopping in Topshop, and when allowed, thoroughly enjoys going out with his friends.
Chief Operating Officer – Just IT Training
Managing Director – Skills Team
Dee joined the Just IT Apprenticeship team in early 2013 and brings with her over 15 years’ worth of senior management experience within work-based learning. Dee is a visionary leader with exceptional strategic development skills and an outstanding ability in change management processes.
Dee’s role is in developing the team in order to promote high quality experiences for employers, apprentices and our own staff. Outside of work, Dee’s hobbies include water sports, socialising, cooking and motorbike riding.