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Recruitment Academy, one of the most recognized and respected training industry brands has been training and placing recruiters since 2006.

Why Recruitment Academy?

Diverse Induction and Training Programs

Graduates and inductees in high demand

Flexible and affordable options for education

We are proud to be innovating the industry with our services and our network of successful inductees.

Expert recruitment and training professionals are at your disposal throughout your education.

We feature flexible courses that can be taken online, off-site, and even onsite at your convenience.

Training is available for any industry, making our graduates adaptable and specialised for each organisation’s needs.

We are a leading induction and training service, with graduates constantly sought after by recruitment agencies.

Our Mission

Our aim is to give candidates and recruitment consultants an extensive and grounded source of knowledge and programs that empower them to not only succeed in the recruitment industry but to thrive in it. We are an organization that constantly innovates within an entire industry and the world.

Our Vision

We believe in making the recruitment industry a better place for employees to work, increasing the standard of candidates entering the industry, minimising the attrition within the industry, and service the industry with a broad range of education and resources.

Our Philosophy

As a result of our high profile, branding, marketing and our solid reputation, Recruitment Academy has organically become a leading training specialist within the recruitment industry. From day one, we have sought to improve the service delivery and performance standards of new consultants, to enhance the industry’s reputation and to build a stronger sense of professionalism from within.

Louise King

Managing Director

Louise has over 20 years’ experience in the in the recruitment industry having established the world’s first scientific recruitment agency in 1985 which was later sold to Kelly Services, an international recruitment company.  Louise re-joined Kelly Services in 2003 as Branch Manager progressing to the role of National Sales Manager, selling Kelly’s workforce solutions to large corporations, and bringing in over $2 million in GP over 2 years. After celebrating her 10 year anniversary at Kelly Services, Louise and her husband, Ellis, purchased ‘Recruitment Academy’ to give back to the recruitment industry and foster talent.

Phone: 0412 943 163

Ellis King


Ellis comes from a successful career of establishing his own finance company spanning over 20 years and followed that by developing an international marketing business and presenting around the world. For the past 8 years has been the General Manager of Taymar International. While Louise manages the ’front end’ of the business, Ellis oversees the ‘back end’ of the business, ensuring all the ‘mechanics’ of running the business smoothly are successful and reliable.

Maria Borg

Principal Facilitator

Maria has been a facilitator with Recruitment Academy since 2006. After earning her stripes as a recruiter, and as a seasoned manager, trainer and mentor, Maria became responsible for the induction and ongoing training of recruitment consultants and internal recruiters throughout Australia/NZ and UK. From there, Maria went on to create specialised training not only for recruiters but also for recruitment Sales and Leadership teams..

Maria is a qualified Nutritional Therapist, certified NLP practitioner, Recruitment trainer and Motivational Speaker and now takes her 21 years of coaching, facilitation and speaking to a whole new level.