About Foresite Recruitment


Whether you are seeking employment in new homes sales, housebuilding, land or planning, or construction, or need to recruit reliable, vetted staff to help manage your development, Foresite Recruitment can help.


Founded in 2018 by recruitment specialist Richard Luffman, our dedicated team combine over 50 years of industry experience with strong market knowledge to offer honest, professional advice to clients and candidates alike.



Richard Luffman
Managing Director

Richard founded Foresite Recruitment in 2018 and has worked in the industry for over 15 years.

As managing director, Richard oversees the running of the business as well as managing the New Homes Sales team, and still enjoys getting involved in a hands-on sales role.

In his spare time, Richard manages Cribbs Football Club of the Southern League, and enjoys spending quality time with his wife and son.


Rachel Luffman
Business Development Director

Rachel joined Foresite Recruitment as an experienced new homes sales negotiator. Rachel is conscientious, driven and attentive and an important part of the Foresite team.

In her spare time Rachel is a gym fanatic, and a fantastic mother to her lovely son.


Jo Howard
Operations Director

Jo joined us as our Operations Manager in 2021 to oversee the HR and Finance and to support the Directors in the operational running of the business.

Jo has proved to be an integral member of the team and a real coup for our ever growing business. After spending five years in the casino industry where she was a vital cog in her previous business as the lead admin function we managed to tempt her to Foresite.

Jo is CIPD level 5 qualified in HR, Mother to her lovely son and has a Labrador called Ruby. Jo and her Husband are massive petrol heads and love F1, Lewis Hamilton is her favourite driver of all time.


Michelle Stokes
Associate Regional Recruitment Director

Michelle has over 25 years New Homes property experience and joined us in 2020 to continue her success working for developers across the South.

In her spare time, Michelle will often be found spending time renovating her house in Dorset and loves spending time  in the New Forest.

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Declan Cleft
Regional Construction Recruitment Manager

We managed to attract Dec to our business after many months of persuasion. In his previous company, Dec was actually hired by Costa & Richard before they set up Foresite Recruitment, and he went on to be a fantastic consultant as he is now with our team.

Like many other at the company, Dec is a very good football player and plies his trade in the Wessex League.


Siobhan Kerrigan
Regional Recruitment Perms Manager

Siobhan has joined Foresite Recruitment bringing with her over 6 years of Recruitment experience from various industries. Now working the South West and Wales, she is determined to apply her skills and build her reputation in the area.

An avid country music fan, Siobhan was lucky enough to work remotely from North Carolina for 2 years. An experience she truly cherished! Now based in rainy Wales, she loves spending time with her Army Husband when he's home and spending time with Friends and Family


Karen Charlesworth
Senior Resourcer for Temporary Recruitment

Karen joined the business in October 2022 after a career in hospitality and then recruitment. Karen has over 10 years’ experience in the industry and absolutely loves speaking to candidates.

In her spare time, Karen enjoys spending time with her two children and husband, travelling to unique places, and attending the games and training in sports the family is involved in – Football, Hockey. Her favourite downtime activity is Gin …. No more needs to be said!


Ade Adeyemi
Temporary Recruitment Consultant

Ade joined our business in early 2023 to work on our temporary side of the business, his background is within the Hospitality sector but transferred over to Recruitment in 2020 and has built up a brilliant reputation locally.

Ade is a family man who prioritises his children and is a massive Liverpool fan.


Connor Jobson
Regional Recruitment Consultant

Connor is another Welsh employee who joined us from Parkdean Resorts where he spent 8 years previously working his way up from a Receptionist to a Experience manager.

Connor interestingly has a Cocktail named after him in Aberystwyth, and he has 2 children and getting married in 2025.  His area of expertise is in New Homes in the South West & Wales.


Alex Chapman
Regional Recruitment Consultant

Alex joined the business in January 2024 and brings with him recruitment experience to elevate the business. Working alongside Michelle Stokes, they have become the dream team for the New Homes Southern region.

Originally from Stoke, Alex found himself in Wales after meeting his girlfriend in University where he studied for a Business Degree. Even though he's an excellent player, you'll never find him on a golf course.


Curtis Phillips
Regional Recruitment Consultant

Curtis joins the business with previous recruitment experience. Aiming high with goals and aspirations, he's like a duck to water with recruitment and we're looking forward to seeing what his future holds with the business.

A budding body builder, Curtis spends his time outside work focusing on food and going to the gym.


If you are a client looking to expand or develop your construction team, contact Foresite Recruitment today on 02380 174 447.