Joanne Caine

Joanne Caine
Joanne Caine
Managing Director

I joined Cathedral Appointments in 1998 to cover a maternity leave and never left. I now co own the business and love my job. I've a great team of consultants who work with me in ensuring that Cathedral Appointments provide an excellent service to candidates and clients alike.

I've gained an excellent knowledge of the local employment market and have long established relationships with many leading employers in the area. I recruit for a number of commercial organisations as well as the public and not for profit sectors and have a strong network of Human Resource contacts in the region.

My recruitment specialities include:

  • Search and Selection
  • Executive Recruitment - CEO, COO, Director, Senior Management and Leadership roles
  • HR Recruitment - HR Directors, HRBP's, Head of HR, HR Managers, Learning & Development, Resourcing, Talent Acquisition 
  • Senior Marketing and Commercial Recruitment - Marketing Directors, Head of Marketing, Head of Departments, Commercial  Directors
  • Salary Advice and Salary Benchmarking
  • Specialist Advertising, Talent Attraction Knowledge
  • Local Job Market Information
A big congratulations!

A big congratulations!

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 23 November, 2020

Here at Cathedral Appointments, we’ve got some fantastic news to celebrate.

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Why employers must have a positive rejection process now more than ever

Why employers must have a positive rejection process now more than ever

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 17 November, 2020

For employers, receiving dozens if not hundreds of applications for a single vacancy is a significant logistical challenge. It is overwhelming, and while some hiring managers may be the tempted to abandon their policy of responding to each applicant regardless of whether they are successful or not in a bid to save valuable time, this could be at their detriment.

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Cathedral Appointments Sponsors New 'Hero Award' at Tech South West

Cathedral Appointments Sponsors New 'Hero Award' at Tech South West

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 22 October, 2020

Cathedral Appointments are very proud to sponsor the 2020 Tech South West Awards celebrating the achievements of local tech firms.

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Report on Jobs Sept - Oct 20

Report on Jobs Sept - Oct 20

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 14 October, 2020

The KPMG & REC UK Report on Jobs data for October shows that permanent placements have increased at the quickest rate since December 2018.

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How to save time when recruiting and why it matters 

How to save time when recruiting and why it matters 

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 21 August, 2020

Find out more about how to save time and resources when recruiting, which recruitment KPIs are important for businesses looking to hire new staff.

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Rising Tech Sector Vacancies

Rising Tech Sector Vacancies

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 13 August, 2020

Cathedral Appointments have noticed an increase in the amount of tech sector vacancies across Devon and the SW in general over the last six weeks as businesses emerge from lockdown and re-focus on their growth strategies.  Joanne Caine, MD of Exeter's leading recruitment agency comments..

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Junior Talent Or Experienced Hires: What’s The Best Decision For Your Business? 

Junior Talent Or Experienced Hires: What’s The Best Decision For Your Business? 

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 13 August, 2020

How to Choose between Junior Talent and More Experienced Candidates. Read more.

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Free virtual employability workshops for job seekers aged 24 and under

Free virtual employability workshops for job seekers aged 24 and under

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 31 July, 2020

We are delighted to be working in partnership with Exeter College's apprenticeship team to deliver a series of free virtual employability workshops for job seekers aged 24 and under. The workshops will run for 4 consecutive weeks from Weds 12th Aug. Topics include help with CV writing, creating the best social medial profile, interview tips and where to look for jobs. #exeterjobs #exetercollege #apprentices #apprentice #exeter #devon #jobs #devonjobs

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REC Job Outlook latest

REC Job Outlook latest

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 11 June, 2020

It’s been a month since the last Jobs Outlook figures from the REC outlined what we all knew was happening in the market.

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How to recruit amidst lockdown and social distancing

How to recruit amidst lockdown and social distancing

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 29 May, 2020

Adjusting to continued social distancing guidelines requires a complete rethink to the recruitment process. Fortunately, at Cathedral Appointments, we see this adaptation as an opportunity to improve here is our guide on how to recruit during the lockdown and social distancing.

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Then and now - Exeter Bites Back – May 2009, Express & Echo

Then and now - Exeter Bites Back – May 2009, Express & Echo

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 07 May, 2020

In May 2009, Joanne Caine, MD of Cathedral Appointments became involved with the Express & Echo’s “Exeter Bites Back” campaign which highlighted reasons to be positive about the local economy, lessons which are useful for today!

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JobsOutlook February 2020

JobsOutlook February 2020

Posted by Joanne Caine
Published on 11 March, 2020

The latest results from the REC’s Jobs Outlook for February 2020. See below for the full article.

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