Health science services

Pulse is a leading UK specialist provider of highly skilled HSS professionals. We support NHS trusts and private health organisation clients by placing HSS experts into temporary and permanent roles. By attracting and developing the best people in the health sciences industry, we help our clients deliver the best safe and effective care.

“Pulse is my first port of call for any locum requirements. They're always very helpful and I know I can rely on them to be honest with me, offer advice and provide a high calibre of candidate.”

- Diane, Chief Cardiac Physiologist.

Our recruitment teams' extensive industry knowledge means they have the ability to understand our clients’ individual resourcing needs and are able to deliver a tailored staffing solution in line with it. Clients benefit from our geographical reach and 24-hour service, which allows us to provide the right, compliant professionals at any time of the day or night. Our specialist areas are:

Anatomical pathology
Anatomical pathology technicians run the mortuary facility, provide assistance in post mortems and ensure the bereaved are treated respectfully. We provide qualified technicians into both NHS and local authority mortuaries.

Audiologists help improve the lives of the hard of hearing. Specialisms include paediatrics, adult assessment and rehabilitation, special needs groups, research and development, and teaching – within the NHS and private healthcare organisations.

Clinical physiology
Clinical physiology staff include echo cardiographers and physiologists covering cardiology, respiratory and sleep studies. We place staff in the NHS, private healthcare organisations and prestigious private clinics.

Our optometrists are highly trained eye specialists adept at putting patient's at ease when examining and testing their vision. We recruits optometrists into a wide range of leading NHS hospitals, private healthcare organisations, including community health centres, hospitals and other healthcare facilities, across the UK.

We have pharmacy staff with experience in mental health, clinical wards, dispensary, medicines management, medicine information, aseptics and oncology, and supply to the NHS, private healthcare organisations, prisons and community pharmacies.

Retail pharmacy
The retail pharmacists we recruit are experts on drug therapy to ensure safe and effective advice and dispensary of pharmaceutical drugs. We supply to many well recognised private retail organisations throughout the UK.

Our success is based on the long-term partnerships we have with our clients and candidates. Over 72% of our candidates have been referred to us by colleagues or friends. With demand constantly increasing for qualified healthcare professionals, we have partnerships with organisations in the UK, Spain, Portugal, the Middle East and Australasia, enabling us to provide the best and widest selection of UK and overseas permanent candidates.

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A team you can trust
We're pleased to have been awarded approved supplier status by the Crown Commercial Service (CCS), HealthTrust Europe (HTE) and the London Procurement Partnership (LPP). These awards recognise our commitment to supply highly qualified candidates, provide assurance on our quality and compliance, and acknowledge our excellent levels of service. Read more about our awards here.

We’re passionate about the quality of our people and proud of the services we provide.