Issue details

Supply of Agency Staff to the Council – KEY/8JUN20/02

The Cabinet Member:


1.         Authorised the award of a contract to Opus People Solutions Ltd via the YPO Framework for Managing Temporary and Permanent Recruitment (Reference 942)  Lot 1 – Managing Temporary Recruitment for Local Authorities for the supply of temporary agency staff  to the Council to commence on 1 April 2022.

2.         The contract shall be a duration of three years with an option to extend of one year at an estimated value of £5.0m per year.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Expenditure or savings greater than £500,000;

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Wards affected: (All Wards);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 07/05/2020

Department: Corporate Services

Contact: Executive Director Corporate Services Pete Carpenter, Acting Corporate Director Resources, 01733 452520, Email:

Consultation process

Relevant internal and external stakeholders.

Normal Contract, no further consultation required further than affected internal stakeholders

Relevant Scrutiny Committee: Growth, Environment and Resources Scrutiny Committee