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Athona scores industry-high in their latest REC gold standard audit

Athona Education is delighted to announce not only have they retained their REC gold standard accreditation, which they first received in 2015, but their exceptional compliance team also achieved an industry-high result in the online REC Education audit diagnostic.

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Athona Recruitment, Affecting Futures

Achieving 98%, when the industry average is only 87%, highlights Athona Education’s expertise, stringent adherence to quality and compliance and proves why they are one of the UK’s top education recruitment agencies.

Geri Chapman, Compliance Manager, spoke of the accolade: “Retaining our REC gold standard status is a reflection of the dedication and professionalism of our staff and our commitment to putting safeguarding and child protection at the heart of our business. It enables candidates and clients to feel confident that the highest standards of compliance and best practice procedures are met.”

Audited every two years, Athona Education look forward to upholding this recognition for years to come.


About Athona

The Athona Group is a specialist recruitment provider to the healthcare and education markets. As a leading UK staffing company, Athona was established in response to a demand for an honest, professional and reliable agency.

As a business we take what we do seriously and our ‘Affecting Futures’ strapline highlights that. We understand that decisions we make in our day-to-day working lives impact the futures of those we interact with. ‘Affecting Futures’ is at the forefront of everything we do. 

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