The benefits of hiring temp staff
12 Oct 2020 | Anne Marie Fogarty
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Now more than ever, businesses need to be focused and resourceful in their attempts to stay profitable during this pandemic. But the monetary side of the healthcare company is only one aspect; hiring quality candidates, delivering safe patient care, and a customer-focused approach is a must in healthcare. Patients demand the best, and so clients need to supply it, to keep in business.
Budgets are tight, staff scarce and backlogs piling up in many UK hospitals, care homes, and community services. Luckily, agencies like ProMedical have the experience and skills to guide our clients through this challenging phase. Our highly experienced recruitment consultants will process all demands from the first day you approach us. Backed by industry experience, a dedicated team, and a desire to provide the best doctors and nurses out there, we deliver a service where your business needs are met in a proficient and timely manner.
You might wonder what the advantages are when hiring temporary staff over more long-term solutions. Well, there are many, and they will save your business a lot of time and money!
What are the perks of temping for a business?
- Time-saving – It saves you time. The turnaround for hiring temporary staff is much quicker than permanent staffing. We do the administrative work so you can concentrate on your business.
- Flexibility – It provides flexibility in what is more than ever an unstable economy.
- Variety – It adds variety and a new skill mix to the pool. Candidates come with their ideas, opinions and experience, all of which can enhance a service.
- Fresh minds – A new mind brings innovation into the workforce which can raise morale, introduce novel ways of doing things and different experiences.
- Financial-saving – It saves you money – the hiring process can be a long and expensive outlay. We make it as cost-effective as possible. We understand your business needs and know profits are essential for overall survival. We do not just provide a cost-effective service; we ensure the quality and suitability of candidates are the perfect matches for your company.
- Adaptability – Hiring temporary staff helps the business adapt to different industry needs. In times of great need, you can employ more locums, in dry periods, less. So, there is a cost-saving element that adds up.
- Training – Temp staff come with their training, saving money in training up individuals. The investment you would need to put into permanent staff training can be kept and better spend on business needs elsewhere.
- Trial staff – You benefit from a trial of the person before it becomes a long-term commitment.
It’s a win-win situation to hire temporary staff. In every walk of life, wouldn’t we all try before we buy?