Helen is a Recruitment Director having founded the company with Richard Ward in January 2005
As an experienced professional recruitment consultant, Helen is passionate about her work and a committed follower of the Recruitment Employment Confederation’s strict code of ethics. In the ever-changing arena of recruitment, Helen considers it an integral part of her role and a personal responsibility to keep abreast of changes in policy, theory and best practice.
Away from the office, Helen divides her time between shopping, socialising, cookery, more shopping, looking after the family’s many animals and ferrying around her three sports-mad children.
Helen is also a keen horse rider and enjoys taking her youngest daughter to many horse shows, across the region.
Richard Ward is the Managing Director at Keystone having founded the company with Helen Ward in January 2005.
Richard has gained extensive clinical experience working for the military, the NHS and the private sector as an Operating Department Practitioner.
As an internal verifier for ODP students in the British Army, he was responsible for teaching, training and assessing both candidates and qualified nursing staff.
Richard has also worked within the endoscopy industry, he has held positions as a Territory Manager and as a Director of Sales and Marketing with responsibility for business growth and client relationships in another Nursing Agency– experience he now draws upon in his current role with Keystone.
Away from the office, Richard is a keen rugby fan and a supporter of Bradford Bulls, as well as playing a spot of guitar.
Three children between the ages of 15 and 20 keep him well and truly on his toes, or behind the wheel of his kids’ unofficial taxi.
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