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Brook Street

About Brook Street

Established in 1946, Brook Street is one of the country’s leading recruitment agencies. Whether you’re looking to hire temporary resource during busy periods, have a large project to complete or just need to cover staff holidays, they can scale up or down your requirements as and when required.

They are only based a few miles away on the High Street in Oxford and are happy to come and meet with you to answer any queries you may have about hiring temporary administrative and clerical staff.

The local team has experience of recruiting administrative and clerical workers into roles including:

  • Office Administrator
  • Receptionist
  • Filing Clerk
  • Customer Service
  • Personal Assistant
  • Events Assistant
  • Data Processor

Brook Street are the chosen Lot 1 supplier to Oxford Brookes under the current SUPC framework  and are therefore able to offer competitive pricing and a service that is fully compliant to Agency Worker Regulations.

If you have any questions about how they can help you with your administrative and clerical temporary vacancies, please do not hesitate to give them a call.


Key Contact

Claire King
Branch Manager
01865 722571


Rate Calculator & Fees

Take a look at Brook Street’s rate calculator to see what the hourly pay rate and charge rate will be for each grade.  The pension contribution will only be added if the temp chooses to opt in to the pension scheme.

If you decide to take the temp on as an employee of Oxford Brookes on either a fixed term or permanent contract, please be aware that the below ‘temp to perm’ fees may apply:

Weeks in Continual Employment

Fee applicable as a Percentage of Annual Salary

0 to 4 Weeks


4 to 8 Weeks


8 to 12 Weeks


Over 12 Weeks

Free of Charge


Induction handbook

This induction handbook will be handed to each temp by Brook Street before they start their placement with Oxford Brookes.  It provides the temp with useful information and key policies relating to both Brook Street and Oxford Brookes.


Key Performance Indicators

Key performance indicators document (PDF 52KB)


Timesheet authorisation instructions

Brook Street use an online timesheet system to record and authorise the pay to temps.  The line manager will be responsible for authorisation of the hours worked on a weekly basis.  Brook Street will send the line manager instructions on how to use the online portal once arrangements for the temp have been confirmed.  See timesheet authorisation instructions.