Temporary recruitment

In the fast-paced healthcare industry, the demand for skilled professionals often surpasses the available workforce, making timely access to the right skills a critical factor.

Acacium Group’s global footprint enables our clients to access comprehensive temporary healthcare recruitment services, providing access to the largest skilled workforce across various healthcare sectors, deploying more than 30,000 healthcare professionals every week.

Find the right skill at the right time with our specialised temporary staffing solutions for doctors, nurses, midwives, allied health professionals, mental health experts, health science services, and social workers.

Benefits of temporary recruitment for health and social care

Timely care delivery: Deliver timely care, keeping critical services open and operating efficiently to meet patient demands. 

Financial efficiency: Embrace cost-efficiency without sacrificing quality. Using temporary staff to meet your requirements as and when the need arises helps optimise your budget while providing high standards of care. 

Adaptability to demand: Fluctuating demand becomes manageable with our flexible staffing solutions, allowing you to scale your workforce in the face of staff sickness or seasonal pressures. 

Our temporary recruitment process

Customised assessment

We start by understanding your unique healthcare staffing needs, allowing us to deliver tailored solutions that align with your requirements and organisational goals. 

Speedy matching

Using our extensive network, we expedite the matching process, connecting you with the right temporary healthcare professionals who can immediately positively impact your team. 

Reliable credential verification

Trust is paramount in healthcare to protect the safety and comfort of patients and service users. All our candidates undergo rigorous credential verification, ensuring they meet the highest qualifications and licensing standards. 

Your team, your choice

You have the final say in selecting hires. We provide you with shortlisted candidates, allowing you to make informed decisions.

Seamless onboarding

Transitioning temporary healthcare professionals into your facility is seamless, as we provide comprehensive onboarding support to foster a positive experience for both your team and the new members

Why choose us?

Immediate support

Time is critical in healthcare. With Acacium Group, you can quickly fill crucial staffing gaps with highly qualified temporary healthcare professionals, ensuring uninterrupted patient care, even when the requirement is unusual, urgent or remote. 

Unmatched talent pool

Our recruitment services provide access to an exclusive pool of skilled talent, including doctors, nurses, midwives, allied health experts, mental health specialists, health science professionals, and social workers, ready to elevate your team’s capabilities. 

Tailored expertise

Healthcare is diverse, and so are your requirements. Our specialised recruiters possess in-depth industry knowledge to match you with professionals who precisely fit your needs, enhancing patient outcomes. 

Flexibility without compromise

Embrace the power of flexibility without compromising quality. Our temporary healthcare staffing solutions allow you to meet fluctuating demand while maintaining consistent, quality patient care. 

Guaranteed quality

Our stringent screening and vetting processes ensure that each temporary healthcare professional we recommend is highly skilled and committed to delivering exceptional care, protecting patients and driving productivity. 

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Temporary recruitment with our global health and social care workforce businesses

A&E Agency

A leading provider of specialist doctors from the UK and overseas. Each locum team has a specialist focus which ensures an unrivalled understanding of their specialist area.

Bank Partners

An award-winning, independent provider of bank management services to the NHS. Works with clients to reduce agency spend while providing quality workers across all staff groups.


Perfectly placed to help clients meet their strategic staffing goals, from attraction and engagement to training and ongoing retention. Delivered through a range of services with measurable results.

Favorite Healthcare Staffing

As a top healthcare staffing agency in the US, Favorite provides clinical, non-clinical, and emergency relief staffing services, workforce solutions, and managed services to clients throughout the United States.

General Medicine Group

The only specialist recruitment agency for medicine doctors in the UK with a service underpinned by integrity and expertise. Committed to providing doctors and clients with a high-quality service.

GP World

A leading provider of expert GPs and primary care professionals in the UK. Offers candidates a variety of environments to work in, including NHS practices, community hospitals and military services.

Liquid Personnel

Founded in 2006, the leading provider of temporary and permanent jobs for qualified social work professionals in the UK. Trusted by over 150 organisations nationwide to provide exceptional agency staff.


Established market leaders covering all disciplines of allied health professionals, health science services, nursing and social work throughout the UK and overseas.

Pathology Group

The only specialist recruitment agency for pathology doctors in the UK. Connects the best talent with world-leading health organisations, across locum, fixed term and substantive contracts.


A leading provider of nurses, midwives, doctors, allied health professionals, psychological therapists, health sciences, and social workers to the UK and international healthcare sectors.

Pulse Nursing at Home

Trusted by ICBs, Regional Health Boards and private clients to deliver highly bespoke, flexible care to adults and children in their own homes and communities.

Sanctuary Recruitment

Experts in aged care, our specialist recruitment team is dedicated to connecting outstanding candidates with the best private and not-for-profit aged care providers across Australia.

Scottish Nursing Guild

Supplies exceptional nurses, midwives and healthcare support workers for temporary placements across Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, often at very short notice.

Thornbury Community Services

Works with ICBs and private clients to provide clinically outstanding nurse-led care to adults and children with complex clinical needs, learning disabilities, autism, and mental health conditions.

Thornbury Nursing Services

Supplies exceptional nurses, midwives and healthcare support workers for temporary placements across England and Wales, in the acute and community sector, often at very short notice.