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As a specialist healthcare recruitment agency in the UK, we specialise in placing agency Nursing staffs in both NHS and private roles across United Kingdom. Our dedicated team offers a wide range of agency nursing jobs for registered General Nurses, Nurse practitioners, Mental Health Nurses and Healthcare Assistants, as well as more specialist roles in A&E, Paediatrics, ITU and community, many of which are available as either ad hoc shifts or longer-term block bookings.


With a wide range of priority nursing contracts in United Kingdom, you’ll enjoy first-sight of available agency shifts across the capital, as well as many more valuable benefits.

Registration requirements


To be eligible to register for agency nurse jobs with OPS, you will need to meet the following requirements:

  • Registration with the NMC (or HCPC for ODP work)

  • Be eligible to work in the UK

  • A minimum of six months’ recent, relevant experience of working in the UK


Benefits of joining OPS 


As well as having a dedicated team that can help you navigate agency life in the Capital, here are a few more reasons to join OPS Agency.

  • Competitive pay rates – rates can be negotiated 

  • Weekly payroll - submit your timesheet by 3pm Thursday and get paid the following week.

  • Faster registration - with a one-stop registration, interview and compliance process, you can start your first shift in as little as ten

  • Thousands of shifts available across NHS and private healthcare providers

  • Choice of PAYE, umbrella or limited company payment options

  • Generous joining bonus – terms apply

  • Dedicated 24/7 support – in addition to your dedicated consultant, you’ll also have access to friendly, professional support from our out-of-hours team

  • Flexible shift options – ad hoc and block bookings available

  • Excellent referral scheme - receive £150 each time you refer a nurse - terms apply

 Contact our Recruitment team


If you are interested in learning more about our nursing jobs across the country, you can either email the team, call 020 8986 2444 during standard office hours or complete the short form below for a call back. To learn where else in the UK we offer agency work, check out our nursing locations map

What types of shift can you work?*

  • Days

  • Nights

  • Weekends

  • Any

Additional information


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Occupational Personnel Services (OPS) Ltd are approved to supply all regions

acrossthe UK in all specialities. OPS is also an approved supplier under the NHS

Workforce Alliance Clinical and Healthcare Staffing framework agreement supplying

NHS hospitals and Care Homes across United Kingdom.

For further information on our Registration, please visit; NHS WORKFORCE ALLIANCE

Also, OPS is proud to be a member of the Recruitment and Employment

Confederation (REC). All members must abide by a professional code of conduct,

with the aim of improving standards at agencies across the UK, giving the best

possible level of service to those who use recruitment agencies. More than this, OPS

is proud to be an approved supplier on the new Crown Commercial Services (CCS) Multidisciplinary Temporary Healthcare Personnel Framework, as linked above. This latest award makes us one of the few NHS agency suppliers to have a place on all existing frameworks in the UK, ensuring Trusts receive even greater value for money while helping to maintain the highest possible standards of care.

These framework agreements allow OPS to supply the NHS across the UK with agency nursing staff in all geographical regions and all clinical specialities.

As a result of providing a quality service to the NHS, OPS have been winning new business and renewing existing contracts across the UK from Newcastle to Southampton, and London to Manchester including the West Midlands, Derbyshire, Lincolnshire and many more locations across the UK.

At OPS, we pride ourselves on providing quality nurses to the end user. We achieve this by paying agency nurses high pay rates. Our pay rates are some of the most competitive nurse pay rates across the UK, and as a result, OPS have a very large pool of agency nurses available to work.

OPS is also one of the most competitively priced nursing agencies for supply to the NHS in the UK. We aim to provide a quality service offering value for money for the NHS. This is achieved by our relatively low commission rates when compared to some nursing agencies.

If you are an NHS Hospital, Trust, or Health Care provider looking for temporary nursing agency or nurse bank solutions, OPS is here to help. If you are a nurse or health care worker looking for nursing jobs then contact our registrations team to join us.

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