Contract Overview

Approved by NHS England & Improvement (NHSE&I) and accessed by the wider public, independent and charity sectors, Lot 3a, 3b and 3c of TWS II are free to access and can be called off broadly by direct award (click here to find out more on our Unified Hub) or with a more structured supply chain such as a preferred supplier list or a master vendor agreement.

TWS II supports health and care providers to deliver their local or regional resourcing strategy by providing free of charge access to innovative market solutions, a team of workforce experts and a robust set of terms and conditions that embed quality assurance provisions, data protection controls and sustainable best value. 

  • Approved by NHSE&I 
  • NHSE&I Capped Rate Support 
  • A clear and effective ‘Break Glass’ policy for use when there is an exceptional risk to patient safety, and structured support for short notice requests 
  • IR35 Assurance 
  • Robust transfer fee protections 
  • A robust, clear and easy to understand Data Protection Protocol 
  • Independent Clinical Audits 
  • In partnership with SAFERjobs and NHS Counter Fraud 
  • Free access to a team of workforce experts 
  • Ease of access 

This Framework Brief provides the NHS and other Public Sector Organisations with an overview of the
following lots under the Total Workforce Solutions II framework agreement:

Lot 3c: Allied Health Professional and Health Science Service
Workers    HTE-TWS2-3C

This Lot facilitates efficient access to a range of suppliers who have been subject to a rigorous tendering process and are capable of sourcing and providing a range of compliant staff in alignment to the NHS Employers Job Profiles.

With a clear rate card structure that promotes best value and embeds supplier commitments to the NHSE&I
Caps, innovative mechanisms to effectively manage short notice requests, enhanced terms and conditions to best protect providers and a rigorous compliance audit process for quality assurance the Total Workforce Solutions II framework agreement additionally provides the following services:

  • Mandatory training for all temporary workers in alignment to the Core Skills Training Framework and NHS Employment Check Standards
  • Free of charge access to annual compliance audits conducted by Neuven Solutions to provide reassurance for healthcare providers
  • A 2 week protected period for all suppliers where a transfer fee is applicable, followed by a 4 week transfer notice period for all temporary workers and clear terms and conditions to aid dispute resolution
  • Contractual commitments by awarded suppliers to provide a percentage of their supply at or below the NHSE&I Caps and a clear ‘break glass’ policy where this is not achievable
  • Structured rate card controls for short notice requests, including contractually binding reductions to supplier commission when supply is made at escalated rates
  • Enhanced terms and conditions to ensure supplier alignment to the IR35 determination reached by healthcare providers
  • Support to create bespoke Call-Off Contracts to deliver local resourcing strategies, either individually or as part of a regional collaboration
  • Tailored approaches to remove off-framework and high-cost supply, in alignment to regulatory and government guidance

Ackerman Pierce Limited 

Adada Limited 

Applocum Limited 

Asprey Medical Services Limited  

Athona Limited  

Atlantis Medical Limited 

Belmont Recruitment Limited 

Boston Clark Limited

CAMHS Professionals Limited 

Care Providers Recruitment Limited 

Concept Care Solutions Limited 

Day Webster Limited 

Direct Medics Limited  

Diverse Rec Limited 

Eden Brown Limited 

Evergood Associates Limited 

Firstpoint Healthcare Limited 

Globe Locums Limited  

GPS Locums Limited  

Hallam Medical Limited  

CarePro Limited (novated from Harley Street Recruitment Limited) 

Hays Healthcare Limited  

Health Care Resourcing Group Limited (Group Bid – see trade name/subcontractors/group members) 

Holt Doctors Limited  

HSA Locums Limited 

ID Medical Group Limited  

IMC Locums Limited 

Interact Medical Limited  

Jennie Reeves Radiographers Agency Limited 

Total Talent Management (UK) Limited (Formerly known as TTM Healthcare (UK) Limited) 

Liquid Personnel Limited 

Locum Placement Group Limited 

London Teaching Pool Limited  

Maxxima Limited 

Medacs Healthcare plc 

Medic Now Recruitment Limited 

Medical Staffing Limited 

MedicsPro Limited  

Medicure Professionals Limited  

Medilink Consulting Limited 

Medlocums Recruitment Limited 

Merco Medical Staffing Limited 

Mind Professionals Limited 

MSI Recruitment Limited 

NHS Professionals Limited 

NL Group Limited 

Pertemps Medical Professionals Limited 

Piers Meadows Recruitment Limited 

Positive Mental Health Limited 

ProMedical Personnel Limited 

PSL Recruitment Services Limited 

Pulse Healthcare Limited  

Quad Recruitment Limited 

Quality Locum Solutions Limited 

RIG Medical Recruit Limited 

Sanctuary Personnel Limited 

Sensible Staffing Limited   

Service Care Solutions Limited 

Sirona Medical Limited 

SOS Medical Limited 

Staffing Professionals Limited  

Sugarman Group Limited 

Tempcare 24 Limited 

TFS Healthcare Limited 

The Placement Group Healthcare Limited 

Total Assist Recruitment Limited 

Tripod Partners Limited 

Vivid Healthcare Search Limited 

Your Nurse Limited 

Your World Recruitment Limited 

Healthcare providers can access the Total Workforce Solutions II framework agreement by visiting the HealthTrust Europe Partnership Portal (

Once registered, the Partnership Portal will offer step by step instructions to support document completion, and allow healthcare providers to self-serve and confirm free access to Lots 3a, 3b & 3c. To confirm access to each Lot of the Total Workforce Solutions II framework agreement it is a requirement for healthcare
providers to:

• Complete an Order Form that acts as an access agreement between the healthcare provider and HealthTrust Europe; and
• Complete a Supplier Access Agreement that compliantly enables healthcare providers to confirm which suppliers they wish to access under the Total Workforce Solutions II agreement.

Following completion of both the Order Form and Supplier Access Agreement HealthTrust Europe will notify the suppliers chosen to confirm transition of supply to the Total Workforce Solutions II framework agreement.
Should it not be possible to access the Partnership Portal enquiries can alternatively be sent to instead.