Yorkshire Health Care recruitment agency listing

The demands on the UK health sector are higher than ever with the government continuing to cut funds and the population generally living longer. The National Health Service (NHS) is increasingly under strain but is still the largest single employer in Europe. The UK has around 4 million health sector employees and the NHS is responsible for around half of this. With such a strong industry in terms of numbers, UK recruitment agencies have always been important in finding the most capable staff for their clients in the health sector. These could range from nursing to administrative positions to fill permanent, contract and temporary vacancies.

The field of health can prove to be one of the most personally rewarding areas of work although job cuts has made it more difficult to find prospective opportunities. Due to the sheer range of job roles, working out an average salary for the industry is difficult. It is predicted that the the average worker in the sector earns around £30K although there can be more than a £50K gap between the highest and lowest paid positions. Support workers and clerical staff tend to be at the low end of the scale when compared to senior GP's, surgeons and medical practitioners.

In Yorkshire, the health industry has grown significantly in recent years with ten major private hospitals as well as smaller practices and care homes now open in the county. It's also a prime location for graduates with the NHS being the leading graduate employer in the region.

Graduates are in high demand in the health sector due to their specialist skills and knowledge. As a whole, the industry is considered a highly skilled profession and so a relevant degree is crucial for most candidates. Care roles are less degree driven but will most likely require some previous work experience or necessary NVQ or diploma. Candidates will also need to be empathetic and thick skinned and have the ability to work in pressurised situations.

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5 Recruitment Agencies found in Yorkshire in the Health Care industry
  • The fresh approach to scientific recruitment. If you operate in the scientific industries and are seeking the perfect candidate for a role, Network Scientific should be your first point of call. Our consultants are all degree qualified in scientific disciplines and have years of industry experience, from the workbench to management. This first hand knowledge enables us to not only meet but exceed your recruitment needs.
    Coverage United Kingdom, Ireland and Mainland Europe
    • Evans Business Centre, Hartwith Way, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG3 2XA
  • Covering all of the North East, Yorkshire and Humberside we specialise in Healthcare Recruitment. Please call us today with your recruitment needs...
    Coverage North East, Yorkshire and Humberside
    • 93 Water Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS115QN
  • E.E Windle Healthcare are a company with a difference. We are passionate about the people that we care for. Our service is underpinned with the very latest evidence based practice and all staff are highly trained in delivered person centred care that truly does put the person at the core of everything that we do. We want to transform the way that temporary provision of staff works.
    Coverage Yorkshire and Humberside
    • 6 Foley Avenue, Wombwell, Barnsley, South Yorkshire, S738TG
  • RIG Healthcare is a specialist staffing agency providing a range of Healthcare Professionals to both the Public and Private sectors, throughout the UK. With nearly 50 years' combined recruitment experience, we have established a broad range of clients across the healthcare sector.
    Coverage UK
    • Copthall Bridge House, Station Bridge, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG1 1SP
  • Lynx Employment Ltd are an independent provider of temporary, contract and permanent staff in Yorkshire and Derbyshire. We have provided recruitment solutions to the area for over 15 years and our specialist consultants tailor the recruitment process to suit your individual needs.
    Coverage Yorkshire and Derbyshire
    • Unit 5, G1 Building, 2 Leeds Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3TY
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