Agricultural Recruitment & Seasonal Labour
HOPS is a provider of temporary labour solutions, recruitment and educational services to land based and food industries.
Our core business provides farmers and growers in the UK with seasonal workers for their direct employment. HOPS provides support and guidance to both employer and employee to ensure the employment runs smoothly including compliance, health and safety checks and making sure workers accomodation is of a good standard.
EmployersHOPS provides farmers and growers in the UK with a source of overseas labour to meet their unmet demand for seasonal workers.
WorkersSeasonal Agricultural Workers Scheme (SAWS) and Seasonal Workers Programme (SWP).
RepresentativesTo recruit potential applicants HOPS uses third party representatives for recruiting suitable participants to work on the SAWS & SWP programmes.
JobsHOPS finds work for 12,000 people each year on approximately 200 holdings across the UK.
HOPS was established over 12 years years ago administrating seasonal agricultural workers permits for home office, growing the business we have today which encapsulates agricultural labour, recruitment from graduate and skilled level to senior executives. HOPS’s also has an educational department which holds city and guilds accreditation.
Our offices are based at Stoneleigh Park in Warwickshire and we are wholly owned by the National Federation of Young Farmers for England and Wales.
We source the majority of our labour from Eastern Europe through our partners in Poland, Romania, Bulgaria and Latvia.
Our recruitment services include the recruitment of domestic skilled positions from graduate to senior management and executive level.
HOPS is a member of the Association of Labour Providers (ALP) and has a Gangmasters Licence (URN HOPS0004) issued by the Gangmasters Licensing Authority (GLA).