Best International Recruitment Experience
Overseas nurses strengthen our domestic workforce, bringing a wealth of experience and diversity that requires significant personal and financial investment. This award aims to recognise an organisation’s strategic approach to the improvement of overseas nurses’ and midwives’ experience of recruitment to the UK.
Judges will consider the use of innovative advertising, marketing campaigns and events to recruit nurses and midwives. The panel will look at the speed of the recruitment process, communication with candidates along the way and the assessment day/interview experience plus the onboarding/induction process.
What are the judges looking for?
The judges will be looking for innovation that stands out from others in the sector, supported by meaningful quantitative evidence that demonstrates return on investment as well as qualitative evidence that highlights:
- Innovation – originality of campaigns or approach to the recruitment journey
- Value – demonstrating an improvement in the recruitment experience or vacancy rates evidenced by meaningful data and case studies
- Adaptability – ideas that could be easily adopted by other organisations
- Collaboration – evidence of the involvement of other professionals or services in the project
Please attach any supporting evidence to your application that you feel is relevant. This can include testimonials, evaluations or any other appropriate evidence.
Stage one of the judging process involves shortlisting entries based solely on the information provided here. Stage two will involve a roundtable discussion between judges to decide a winner, so please make sure this entry includes as much evidence as possible.
Take a look at what our 2019 winner had to say about winning this award: