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Public Sector

Looking for a role in the public sector? Acorn by Synergie supplies the NHS and other public sector bodies with approved temporary and permanent recruitment solutions.

Public Sector

Overview

We have a dedicated public sector and NHS team based at Acorn's head office in Newport, as well as local support in our branches throughout the UK, bringing you temporary and permanent opportunities within the public sector, both locally and nationally too.

We recruit for, and have met the needs of, public sector clients involved with local and national governing bodies including councils, NHS contracting authorities, public sector bodies, local government, universities, charities and blue light services.

 

Why work for the public sector?

Working in the public sector can be a great option for your next career move. The sector provides many different career opportunities which will not only help you to progress but also give you the chance to make a positive difference in people’s lives and your community. With training, career progression and flexibility at the forefront of public sector culture, it’s an opportunity not to be missed.

 

How will Acorn by Synergie support you?

Our friendly team will support and guide you in finding the right role for you. We have branches UK-wide and we are always at the end of a telephone, ready to help. We care about your future and will always encourage temporary to permanent opportunities where possible.

 

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We can help you find a temporary role in the following areas:

Domestic Services

  • Catering staff 
  • Domestic staff
  • Housekeepers
  • Cleaning

Corporate services

  • Event staff
  • Asset Management
  • Stock Co-ordinators
  • Call Centre
  • Administration and Clerical

Estate services

  • Caretaker
  • Ground Maintenance
  • Painter and Decorators
  • Building Services

Admin Services

  • Front of House
  • Help Desk
  • Post Management
  • Patient and Ward
  • Ambassadors
  • General Services Managers
  • Medical Secretaries
  • First Aiders and Vaccine staff.

Support services

  • Porters
  • Stores and Distribution staff
  • Waste Management
  • Warehouse
  • IT Help Desk
  • Logistics
  • Stewards
  • Passenger Drivers and Marshalls. 

 

We can also help you find permanent roles in:

  • HR
  • Finance
  • Digital, Data and Technology
  • Legal
  • Policy
  • Property
  • Project Management and Delivery
  • Communications
  • Commercial and Procurement, and many more…

Latest jobs in Public Sector

Ground Maintenance Operator

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Thornbury, Gloucestershire

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£12.63 - £13.73 per hour

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Permanent

Expiry Date

10 July 2024

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Driver Cleansing Operative

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Plymouth, Devon

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Up to £12.18 per hour

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Temporary

Expiry Date

18 June 2024

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Recruiting FAQs

Acorn by Synergie provides specialist permanent, contract and temporary recruitment solutions across the UK. We are part of a global recruitment company - Synergie, who operates in 17 countries around the world.

Recruitment can be a huge drain on time and resource, which is why companies choose to use Acorn by Synergie for an honest and reliable service with effective results. With our experience, recruitment process we will save you valuable time and money, attract the right people, increase the reach of your roles and support the growth of your company.

At Acorn by Synergie, we don’t just employ the best recruitment consultants to support your needs, we employ the best consultants with experience of working within the industry. As a result, we know that we can truly offer a recruitment service that understands you and your company’s daily resource pressure and identified people who will truly fit within your business. That’s why 98% of our clients say we understand the industries and environments they work within.

We pride ourselves in keeping up-to-date with the newest technologies.

Acorn by Synergie +, is a new service we offer our clients which allows you the flexibility of having real time management information at your fingertips 24/7. A completely bespoke dashboard where you can manage all your workforce KPI’s in one place.

We have just launched a new service called Acorn by Synergie PROXI. An on-site recruitment solution offering you the client a number of different levels of service depending on you specific requirements.

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