Reference 2019-539

REF:            2019-539

Subject:        International recruitment for nurses

    

 

Request:

  1. Does the trust recruit internationally for nurses?
  2. How many nurses were hired from international locations during 2018
  3. How many nurses have been hired from international locations during 2019, year to date?
  4. Does the trust use recruitment agencies for international nurse recruitment?
  5. Please confirm the total spend on agency fees for international nurse recruitment for the financial year 2018-2019
  6. Please confirm the total spend on agency fees for international nurse recruitment for the financial year 2017-2018

 

 

Response:

Does the trust recruit internationally for nurses? Yes
How many nurses were hired from international locations during 2018 12
How many nurses have been hired from international locations during 2019, year to date? 5
Does the trust use recruitment agencies for international nurse recruitment? Yes
Please confirm the total spend on agency fees for international nurse recruitment for the financial year 2018-2019 £49,492
Please confirm the total spend on agency fees for international nurse recruitment for the financial year 2017-2018 £84,390