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International Healthcare Professional Recruitment and Associated Services (Ref: RM6333)


This Framework provides a compliant and ethical route to market for you to work in partnership with our
experienced International Recruitment Framework Suppliers to support your recruitment campaigns and
successfully meet your specific needs at all stages of your recruitment journey process.


  • Access to NHS Employers International Recruitment Code of Practice accredited suppliers (lots 1,2 and 3)
  • Access to specialist providers of OSCE training, relocation and pastoral services to enhance retention and candidate welfare initiatives
  • Clear obligations for framework suppliers to undertake candidate compliance checks, including ensuring latest regulatory changes, immigration policy and language requirements are met
  • Tailored support for varying levels of customer experience
  • Choice of direct award or mini competition call-off options

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Contract type

Framework Agreement

Framework owner

NHS Commercial Solutions

Award type

Direct award
Further competition


Lot 1: International nursing and midwifery
Lot 2: International doctors and dentists
Lot 3: International allied health professionals including social workers
Lot 4: International OSCE training support services
Lot 5: International candidate pastoral support

Contact name

Alex Howard

Contact email

Contact number