Driven by innovation - constant evolution has been our most powerful competitive advantage since 2009.


We exist to make the recruitment process painless

We know that finding staff and changing jobs is not always easy.

Client Focused.
Results Driven.

We believe that great companies are made greater by the company they keep, and that success often happens outside of our comfort zones. 

Building a great company takes time, and we’re here to support the journey…

Do what you love.
Help along the way.

Changing the world is a tall order that requires collective participation.

That’s why we promote honesty and open communication at all stages of the hiring process.

It takes time and finesse to put together a great company. For over 10 years, we’ve been adding value to the recruitment process, successfully matching exceptional talent with brands that matter. 

Our interview process and background checks are designed to make sure you get the best that’s out there. Our extensive database also gives us the inside squeeze on who the hottest talent is in the market.

We look further than candidate credentials, getting to the root of work ethic, by carefully evaluating characteristics that make someone the right fit for a job. 

We use self-developed intuitive technology and filters to pick the perfect talent for your business. 

What We Do?

Our services include Contract & Permanent placement, as well as reference & background checking.

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Our Process

We aim to get our clients & candidates through the hiring process as smoothly and quickly as possible.


We thoroughly review all CVs (and if applicable), either arrange a face-to-face interview (or if not possible), a telephonic interview, so as to fully understand the candidate as well as discuss potential job opportunities.

Company Match

We work our magic behind the scenes, matching the ideal candidate with the perfect company. This can take a few days (depending on role and industry at any particular moment in time).


We arrange interviews and nurture the growing relationship between candidate and potential employer. A successful interview may result in a request for copies of certificates, and background checks.


We negotiate the best deal between both parties, as well as agree start dates. We also hold the employees hand through the sometimes difficult resignation process, right up to start date.

Our Story

For 10 years, we’ve matched solid candidates to jobs they love with brands that matter.


- the start

Two business minded friends decide to merge their backgrounds of recruitment and IT. A results focussed boutique style agency is born.


- growth

Along with their first employee, the founders decide to revolutionize the way traditional recruitment is done, offering an exceptional recruitment experience.


- demand

Isisekelo becomes known for its service and quality. Demand floods in from the booming construction & engineering industries. The team grows further.


- expansion

Armed with talented staff and demand from all sectors, Isisekelo opens a new division and shortly thereafter start servicing all industries…

Our Team

Michael Lane

Founder & Director

Michael holds a B.Comm (Accounting) and was one of the original founders in 2009.

Karen Hagen

Senior Recruiter – DBN

Karen has 15 years recruitment experience and is an engineering & hospitality industry specialist. 

Vivien Golding

Senior Recruiter – DBN

Vivien has an extensive background in the sales & automotive industries with more than 20 years experience.

Pauline Michell

Senior Recruiter – JHB

Pauline runs our JHB office and has 20 years experience working within the recruitment industry Internationally.

Nicola Duncan

Recruiter – DBN

Nicola holds a Bachelors Degree and is from an agency background. She is our finance & accounting specialist.

Callie Kunst

Recruiter – DBN

Callie holds a Bachelors Degree in Public Relations, Advertising and Applied Communications, and is an expert generalist.

Jessica Richardson

Recruiter – DBN

Jessica is the newest member of the Isisekelo team. She comes from a generalist recruitment background. 

Your Name

Recruiter – DBN

We are always looking for experienced recruiters to join our team. 

    Get in Touch

    If you need to drop off a hard copy of your CV, please arrange a time with us before hand.

    Durban Head Office:

    Tel: +27 (31) 941-5473

    Johannesburg Branch:

    Tel: +27 (87) 701-5663