agency for nurses and midwives

Pulse is a leading UK agency for nurses, midwives and operating department practitioners (ODPs). We offer exciting temporary and permanent opportunities across all specialisms in both the NHS and private healthcare sector. Whether you’re looking for flexible agency work or a full-time role, our expert recruiters will source the perfect agency nursing jobs to help you reach your career goals.

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Community nursing

We offer community-based roles across the UK for qualified healthcare professionals including community nurses and district nurses.

Critical care

Pulse offers flexible nursing and healthcare assistant roles within ITU, emergency departments and critical care across the NHS and private sector.


We can help you find your ideal role in general clinical settings as a registered nurse (RGN), wherever you are in the UK.


70% of Pulse midwives choose to only work with us due to the wide range of opportunities and midwifery jobs we offer across the UK.

Mental health

We have mental health nursing jobs for specialist mental health professionals including registered mental health nurses (RMN) and ward managers across a range of settings in the UK.


We offer a range of flexible, long and short term opportunities for paediatric and children’s nurses across a range of settings in the UK including NICU, SCBU and PICU. 


Pulse matches highly skilled theatre nurses and operating department practitioners (ODPs) with exciting and exclusive job opportunities, in anaesthetics, scrub nursing and recovery.

Why Pulse?

At Pulse, our nurses, ODPs, HCAs and midwives come first. Whether you’re looking for a permanent or temporary role, our personalised support will help you to exceed your career goals.  

We’re proud to have been awarded approved supplier status on all major NHS frameworks; meaning unlike some agencies, our nurses, ODPs and midwives have access to shifts at all major NHS trusts. 

Want to work in the private sector? We partner with many private healthcare organisations to offer you the best nursing agency jobs.

Upcoming CPD events

We’re committed to helping you succeed in your career. We invest significantly to ensure our workers have access to a wide variety of high-quality events. Book your place now.

Rewards and benefits

Leading rates of pay
Online registration process
Shift booking app and digital timesheets
Monthly ‘Healthcare Heroes’ recognition awards
Revalidation support and access to CPD e-learning platform
Rewarding referral scheme

Upcoming CPD events

Dementia prevention at a glance

Unlock the Future of Dementia Care: Join us for an enlightening exploration with Dr. Liana Borza on April 24th. Delve into innovative strategies for dementia prevention, challenge traditional approaches, and empower healthcare professionals to revolutionise patient care.

NMC Revalidation Made Easy

Join us for an illuminating session with Jill Boon on May 24th as we unravel the complexities of NMC Revalidation. Whether you’re new to the process or seeking a refresher, this webinar will equip you with the knowledge and confidence to navigate NMC Revalidation effortlessly.

Excellent rates across London

As a leading nursing agency in London, we’re delighted to offer excellent rates for our band 5 & 6 nurses across all London NHS Trusts. 

It doesn’t matter whether you’re interested in just one or two shifts or full-time hours; the trusts are open to all availabilities. If you are looking for London nursing vacancies, we’d love to hear from you – apply today. 

View Medical and Surgical RGN jobs

View Paediatric Nurse jobs

View A&E Nurse jobs

View ITU Nurse jobs

Support when you need it the most

The wellbeing of the nurses we work alongside is paramount. We understand the challenges facing the healthcare sector – especially for those that work within it. That’s why we offer a confidential support service to all Pulse Nursing associates, giving them the opportunity to speak with NMC registered healthcare practitioners when they need it the most. 

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