About Us

Not your usual recruitment agency

Whilst our full name is Route 1 Recruitment & Training Ltd, we are more widely known as Route 1. It is difficult to write what we are without cliché. We care about our People, not only the candidates that work with us on temporary assignments, also those that we place in permanent roles are a huge source of job satisfaction to us. The team at Route 1 aim to be the best they can be for everyone. We want to deal with the best businesses in our sector and the top candidates to match.

Work shouldn't be chaos

Our management team has more than 30 years’ experience in the temporary and permanent labour market. We specialise in Warehouse Logistics, Engineering & Manufacturing.

Our main operations centre houses our recruitment office and our accredited training centre which delivers a range of courses, from Driver CPC to First Aid Training making Route 1 the place for all your recruitment and training needs.

Formed 2018

Route 1 Recruitment & Training has been in Business since November 2018

Recruitment Services

Supply Temporary, Temp to Perm, Contract & Permanent staffing solutions across multiple sectors throughout the UK.


We are good at what we do, because we listen to what you need and we respond accordingly.


Accredited Training Provider delivering over 50 Driver RTITB CPC modules and a suite of Highfield training courses including First Aid.

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Good People

When you are dealing with the right people it makes finding the answers to the recruitment and training solutions easier. Call Barbara or Jonathan to find out more.

Meet The Team

Keep It Simple

We just try to be good at what we do, we work hard for you to help you achieve your goal that’s ‘our goal’.

Outplacement Service

Helping People who have lost jobs find their way back in to work with a structured programme.

Help Me


We have successfully through our network been able to supply clients and candidates throughout the UK. So where ever the work may be we may be able to help.

Our office address is:

Colbeck House, Colbeck Row, Birstall, West Yorkshire WF17 9NR

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With over 30 years experience in the recruitment & training sector we are confident we can get the best results for our Clients and our Candidates.

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