Acorn wins major new contracts worth 7.4m
MILLIONS of pounds worth of new contracts have been won by leading recruitment and training specialist Acorn helping to expand the companys operations across the UK.
Acorn, which finds work for up to 5,500 people each week throughout the UK, has recently sealed contract wins worth a total of more than 7m over the next three years.
The biggest of the deals will see Acorn appointed as one of the preferred suppliers of nursing staff to the Primary Care Health Trusts at Bristol, Bath, Gloucester and Weston-super Mare.
The company will also be involved in supplying specialist nursing staff for the acute care units in the same region as part of a contract that is worth around 850,000 a year for the next three years.
Acorn has beaten 80 other recruitment companies to win an eight-month tender process to provide three local authorities in the West Country with temporary staff. The contracts, worth a total of around 3.5m over three years, are with Teignbridge District, South Hams District and West Devon Borough councils, all in Devon.