This week’s contracts and deals include: Locum People

• Medical recruitment agency Locum People has secured an NHS Framework award to supply locum doctors and nurses to hospitals in Northern Ireland.
The award of the HSC Business Services Organisation Framework for Northern Ireland covers 35 major hospitals and all five Health and Social Care Trusts in Northern Ireland – Belfast, Northern, Southern, South-Eastern and Western.
The framework win follows the agency’s appointment to the NHS Wales Shared Services Partnership Agency’s Framework for nurses.

St Andrew’s Healthcare recruits in Best of Both Worlds campaign

UK mental health charity St Andrew’s Healthcare is to host a recruitment day early next month.

18 October 2018

CEST assessment rejected by judge

A contractor has successfully proved at an employment tribunal that IR35 was wrongly applied in his case.

Legislation 16 October 2018

Report suggests private sector off-payroll battle is over

The battle to stop off-payroll rules being extended into the private sector appears to be lost, according to reports.

Legislation 12 October 2018

Ambulance service seeks new recruits in the North-East

The North East Ambulance Service is expected to create 100 new roles.

11 October 2018