This week’s appointments include: New Directions Education, Totum Partners

New Directions Education has appointed Frank Richards and Paul Hampton as education recruiters in Merseyside. They join business development manager Sarah Hughes who will be working closely with schools to provide teaching and ancillary staff, in schools across the region. Hampton will focus on teaching and cover supervisor staff within the secondary school sector.

Totum Partners, a professional services recruitment firm, has appointed Chris Lynch as its first non-executive director (NED). Lynch brings a “breadth” of experience from firms such as law firm Linklaters where she was global HR director, and international law firm Herbert Smith Freehills.

Spinwell wins place on government CCS contract

UK recruitment firm Spinwell has announced a significant win as part of Crown Commercial Services RM6229 Permanent Recruitment Solutions – LOT 2 that will see hundreds of permanent roles pass through their door.

Contracts 23 June 2022

Giving Back Day gives New Directions staff work for a good cause

Employees at recruitment group New Directions are being encouraged to do their bit for a cause close to their heart with the introduction of a fully paid Giving Back Day.

22 June 2022

Not enough nurses to meet patient needs safely

A new report by the Royal College of Nursing warns that eight in 10 (83%) nurses contend there weren’t enough nursing staff to meet all patient needs safely and effectively on their last shift.

7 June 2022 raises $4.8m to scale up and enter US market

Staffing AI company has announced that it has raised around $4.8m (£3.8m) from seed funding led by Alliance Venture and Scale Capital.

Contracts 31 May 2022