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Leisure People is a specialist recruitment agency, putting candidates and employers in touch. Working within the broad sectors of leisure and hospitality, encompassing Health and Fitness, Hospitality, Travel and Tourism, Retail and Commercial Leisure; our two services and areas of expertise ensure we source key personnel from mid management to senior level.

Large in size with a boutique mentality, we recruit experts from the industry so our Consultants truly understand everything they need to about you. We work in partnership with you at every step to ensure not only do we find you the best staff for your organisation, but the candidate is knowledgeable, motivated, 110% professional and qualified ensuring a smooth transition in to your business.

Both our market knowledge and contacts built over the last two decades gives us a leading advantage in picking out the industry's best players across our two service offerings:

Executive Search:
Our search division ensures we source exceptional candidates efficiently and effectively. We undertake assignments for UK and international clients, introducing executives up to and including board members and non executive directors. As a dedicated consumer sector specialist, Leisure People have in-depth and up to date knowledge of the sector, it's key players and the trends, challenges and opportunities that continue to shape and evolve each of the sectors. 

Our clients range from start ups and private equity firms to high street and blue chip multi-nationals. In addition to board appointments, we cover all the major disciplines at senior management; including operations, human resources, finance, sales, commercial, procurement, marketing, PR and property business development. 

Our Executive Search division offers our clients a true consultative, integrated partnership approach with swift response times, whilst ensuring integrity in the delivery of the assignment, at all times.  We commit to providing our clients with a premium, bespoke service and treat all shared information with the highest levels of discretion and confidentiality. 

For more information or to use our Executive Search service, please email 

Permanent Recruitment:
As the leading recruiter for the leisure and hospitality industry, our priority is simple and our methodology exhaustive to ensure you get the results you want. Leisure People have been successfully placing high level candidates with our clients for over two decades. We work in an honest and open manner, ensuring we partner our clients and yet treat each one uniquely to get the best solution. 

For more information, or to use our Perm service, please email