Quick fire questions with Kevin Green

The REC’s chief executive offers his industry insights The Recruitment and Employment Confederation’s CEO Kevin Green knows the recruitment industry like the back of his hand, especially since joining the prominent professional board in June 2008. Here, he gives us a run down of what we can expect in healthcare recruitment… How vital are locum […]

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How does the REC support healthcare recruitment?

The REC chief executive gives the lowdown on changes within healthcare recruitment The past few years have seen a complete abundance of changes within the NHS, with numerous challenges such as the introduction of clinically led commissioning as well as recent plans to amend procurement processes, which include cutting a massive £20 billion from the NHS […]

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“Agency staff provide a vital service in ensuring safe staffing levels”

The REC’s CEO explains why locum staff should be championed The UK’s NHS seems to be in a constant state of flux recently, not only with regards to the well advertised financial crisis that has been predicted to hit next year, but also because of the numerous initiatives and schemes that are prompting change across […]

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‘Candidate driven’ industry trend for agency recruitment

REC’s Director of Policy and Professional Services explains how agencies add value There are many advantages why freelance and locum workers opt to work through recruitment agencies instead of going solo, however Tom Hadley, The Recruitment and Employment Confederation’s Director of Policy and Professional Services analyses this further on his interesting blog The Policy Diaries. […]

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REC support healthcare specialist recruitment agencies

Specialist recruitment agencies such as Total Assist Group, defined as playing a ‘crucial role’ in industry staffing With NHS budgets running on empty, it’s no surprise that they are looking to cut costs where they can to introduce necessary savings to reinvest into patient care. However, The Recruitment and Employment Confederation’s Director of Policy and […]

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