The Placement Group PLC

The Placement Group acquires International Staffing Company

The Placement Group are delighted to announce the successful acquisition of Primary Care Recruitment (PRC). PCR are a specialist recruitment company operating throughout Central and Eastern Europe, primarily sourcing nursing personnel and other healthcare professionals for European healthcare markets.

The introduction of PCR into the Group provides us with a truly pan European reach with dedicated recruitment offices based in Dublin and Porto and Bucharest.

PCR also have employees operating via satellite locations situated…

Posted on 19/11/15

Mediplacements celebrates 20 years in recruitment

For Mediplacements, 2015 marks 20 years in the recruitment industry, which is a fantastic achievement for all who have been involved in making it such a success. From the founders to the healthcare locums who have used our service and everyone in between, the 20th anniversary is a celebration for everyone at Mediplacements.

It all started in 1995 with a small shop front in Newbury Park in North East London where we started our recruitment journey focusing…

Posted on 25/03/15

Framework Award for the Provision of International Nurses

The Placement Group has been awarded a place on the National Collaborative Framework agreement for the supply of International nursing and nursing-related staff.

The agreement is open to the NHS and other public bodies throughout the UK and is collaboration between London Procurement Partnership (LPP), NHS Commercial Solutions, East of England NHS Collaborative Procurement Hub and North of England Commercial Procurement Collaborative.

The Framework encompasses the recruitment of permanent nursing staff and fixed-term…

Posted on 06/06/14

International Nursing recruitment drive continues….

Due to national shortages and recruitment pressures to recruit nursing staff locally; Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust decided to look further afield and engage the services of The Placement Group’s International Resourcing Division to help recruit a number of Band 5 nurses for their Medical/Surgical wards. The Placement Group were appointed by the Trust because we’ve continuingly demonstrated a proven ability to deliver high quality candidates from overseas.

Phase one of the project was delivered…

Posted on 21/05/14

Nursing Division secures PSL with Shaw Healthcare

Mediplacements are pleased to announce that our Nursing Division have been selected as a preferred supplier to Shaw Healthcare.

The new agreement is for the supply of temporary and permanent Nurses and Home Managers for all Shaw Healthcare nursing homes throughout the UK.

Shaw Healthcare is an award winning community health and homecare provider, who has become one of the UK’s leading healthcare providers largely through partnerships with public agencies. Shaw has forged…

Posted on 17/04/14

New contract for International Projects Team

With a growing portfolio of International Recruitment Projects, Mediplacements’ permanent recruitment team continue to work with many NHS Trusts across the UK, in order to assist with their outsourced recruitment strategies.

Having recently been contracted by Barts Health NHS Trust, our team are currently working to recruit 40 Band 5 Nurses for permanent vacancies for the Trust, to be based at the internationally renowned teaching hospital; The Royal London.

With a view to…

Posted on 31/03/14