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Samaritans Awareness Day

25-07-2019

On the 24th July it was Samaritans Awareness Day, the Charity that takes anonymous calls to those who need to speak to someone without judgement.

“Samaritans is a…

Anthony's Insight: Tips for an Amazing Holiday

22-07-2019

Holidays, the best time of the year. We’re not talking about season’s greetings though, we mean those times where you can sit back and relax. For a support…

Temp-To-Perm: The Benefits

22-07-2019

At Estio Healthcare, our shifts come in a range of varieties. The settings, requests and even length is unique to every shift. We also offer temp-to-perm roles at…

Staying Cool in Summer

17-07-2019

Unless you’re an Olympian, it’s safe to say nobody looks too great breaking a huge sweat, and with August just around the corner it’s important that we remind…

Estio Healthcare's Brand New Loyalty Card System

15-07-2019

At Estio, it’s important to us that our staff feel valued, appreciated and that they’re getting the most out of their job – that’s why we’re introducing a…

Feature Blog: Andy's Man Club

09-07-2019

This month we’re speaking to local charity Andy’s Man Club to get more information about the charity as a whole, what it aims to do and to raise…

Meet The Team: Amy Siswick

25-06-2019

This month we're speaking to a fresh face in the Estio Healthcare recruitment team, Amy Siswick. We're going to learn a little bit about her job, where she's…

Diabetes Awareness Day

20-06-2019

Most people know Diabetes as the condition surrounding blood sugar levels and unless you have it or know somebody who does that’s generally about as far as your…

Motor Neurone Diesease Day (MNDD)

14-06-2019

On June 21st we’re celebrating and raising awareness for Motor Neurone Disease (MND) as it’s the national day in the UK as defined by the Motor Neurone Disease…

Estio Healthcare Raise Money For Breast Cancer

11-06-2019

This month our managing director, Liz Hall, took part in the Walk The Walk Marathon which raises money and awareness for breast cancer.

“Walk the Walk came into…

Pride 2019 (Anthony's Insight)

05-06-2019

Pride parades are outdoor events celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer social and self-acceptance, achievements, legal rights and pride. The events also at times serve as demonstrations…

Meet The Team: Em Glen

31-05-2019

This month we took some time to interview our North West and North East Bookings Consultant, Em, to get her opinion on what makes a good worker, where…

Anthony's Insight: Estio Healthcare’s Staff Training

31-05-2019

Disclaimer: Anthony’s Insights represents one member of staff’s views and not the opinion of Estio Healthcare as a whole.

A few weeks back my manager and I decided…

We're Recruiting Birmingham

31-05-2019

Are you ready to ditch the same old, same old, and join a fast growing healthcare recruitment agency with your best interests at heart? Estio Healthcare are a…

The Student Workforce: Make your summer count!

29-05-2019

If you’re studying at college or university, Estio Healthcare could be looking for you to join our workforce over the summer.

Already with us? Why not pick up…

Estio Healthcare Receive Positive Feedback

24-05-2019

Estio Healthcare recently received some great feedback from our clients: 

"I would like to inform you of my opinions on two of your staff, Yowana and Stefan, who…

Anthony's Insight: Body Image

08-05-2019

Disclaimer: Anthony’s Insights represents one member of staff’s views and not the opinion of Estio Healthcare as a whole.

“Hosted by the Mental Health Foundation, Mental Health Awareness…

We're Recruiting In North Yorkshire

21-04-2019

Do you or somebody you know who works in healthcare live near or can get to North Yorkshire on a daily basis? If so, you could be in…

Estio Healthcare Raise Money For The Mascot Gold Cup

17-04-2019

The world's largest mascot race, the Mascot Gold Cup, returned to Wetherby Race Course and Conference Centre during the Family Day race meeting on Sunday 28th April 2019.

Meet The Recruitment Team

30-03-2019

We recently caught up with our Recruitment Team to ask them a few questions about what we're looking for in candidates and what kinds of roles they're supporting…

Modern Slavery in the UK

22-03-2019

In the UK, modern slavery refers to institutional slavery that continues to exist in present day society. Depending on the method of measuring and the definition of slavery…

Autism Awareness Week

21-03-2019

Autism is a lifelong, developmental disability that affects how a person communicates with and relates to other people, and how they experience the world around them. Autism can…

Cancelling Shifts

21-02-2019

At Estio Healthcare we like to pride ourselves on our ability to get cover to clients in record timing, it’s kind of what we’re known for. However, sometimes…

Leeds & Sheffield Interview Dates

18-02-2019

Do you like the sound of competitive pay, flexible hours and frequent competitions to boost the bank balance? Then you’ll love Estio Healthcare.

We’re always holding interview days…

Looking For Something A Little More Permanent?

17-02-2019

We know, support workers live their lives on the road, that’s why we also offer permanent roles – for candidates who aren’t so fond of change. Yep, your…

£20 Nando's Voucher Just For Showing Up

15-02-2019

We’re giving a £20 Nando’s voucher to any Stockport based candidate that comes in for an interview with Rachael Hiorns. All we ask is that you have six month’s…

Happy Chinese New Year!

14-02-2019

It’s the year of the Pig in this Chinese New Year, the twelfth of all Chinese zodiac animals. People born in the pig year are said to be…

What's So Good About Stockport?

30-01-2019

Are you familiar with Stockport? If you’re not, we think it’s time you get acquainted.

Let’s start you off easy with a little bit of trivia… Stockport is…

Estio Healthcare Recieves All Star Feedback

24-01-2019

We’re happy to announce that we’ve had even more all-star feedback from our clients following a survey about the services we provide. This is a survey we frequently…

Unacceptable Timesheets

24-01-2019

This is an announcement to all Support Workers, if you feel like this doesn’t affect you please read anyway as people’s standards of timesheet submissions drop over time.

We Rate That

18-01-2019

We’d like to think we help you as much as we can, competitive salaries, frequent competitive opportunities to earn money, new roles every day… But we’ve got a…

Why You Should Work In The North

14-01-2019

For centuries the south of England has been the capital of everything business and development but in recent years, especially with the development of The Northern Powerhouse, things…

Support Workers Driving During Winter

12-01-2019

Disclaimer – Some of the information from this blog have been sourced from The AA, you can find their blog here.

That’s it everybody, winter. We’re only at…

Estio Healthcare Turns Eleven

08-01-2019

Blog 1 - Estio Turns Eleven!

It doesn’t seem like that long ago we were celebrating our tenth anniversary, well guess what – this month we turned eleven!

Christmas and Public Transport

16-12-2018

Some of our Support Workers rely solely on public transport to get to and from their shifts, is this you? Even if it isn't you we think you…

Work on Christmas Day and Earn Double Pay

15-12-2018

How does double pay sound if you work Christmas day? That’s right, a whopping £17.52 per hour; safe to say that’s enough to pay a large sum of…

Know Your Christmas Payroll

14-12-2018

If you’ve read our blog on changing your availability over Christmas, you’ll know that our preparations are well underway to make sure that the break over the holidays…

Your Christmas Availability

13-12-2018

If you’ve been active on social media as of late (@estiohealthcare) you’ll know that our Christmas preparations are well underway. As the holiday season commences, we’re ensuring all…

Have you checked out the Estio App?

10-12-2018

Here at Estio Healthcare, we’re certain that we’re unrivaled in making our Support Workers feel comfortable, assisted and happy with their placements. After all, you don’t become a…

Your Duties As An Estio Support Worker

24-11-2018

With it being so close to Christmas and everyone seeming more and more excited as the days go by, we’d like to remind all workers of your duties…

Working the Christmas Holiday Season with Estio Healthcare

23-11-2018

For most of us, it’s getting to that time of the year where we’re saving up, trying to get as much extra cash as possible for the Christmas…

Birmingham: We've Expanded!

15-11-2018

In recent months we’ve moved even closer to you. That’s right, Estio Healthcare have recently branched out into Birmingham – do you have any friends or family working…

Estio Healthcare's Refer A Friend Incentive

13-11-2018

At Estio Healthcare, word of mouth is the key to growing our candidate base, that’s why we offer all Support Workers £100 for every successful candidate* they refer.

Estio’s Winter Guide for Support Workers

26-10-2018

We’ve moved from summer into autumn and soon we’ll be in winter. Now’s your chance to prepare for the changes in weather and save yourself from winter frustrations…

Don't Forget to Change Your Clocks

23-10-2018

The sun is setting sooner, the nights are getting colder, everyone is getting their winter coats on as the cold sets in and we’re all wondering when to…

Meet The Team: Kate Pitt

22-10-2018

Kate has worked at Estio since the beginning that’s now 10 years 10 months, prior to Estio, Kate worked at NHS Professionals and Quantica Healthcare.

As business development…

Signs of Online Harrassment

26-09-2018

Online harassment (cyber bullying) follows the same principle of traditional bullying; involving an imbalance of power, aggression and a negative action that is often repeated. Only here, the…

Your First Shift Reports

22-09-2018

We’d like to remind all candidates that the first shift report must be completed each time you begin work at a new placement. Failure to comply with this…

Acceptable Dress Codes At Estio

21-09-2018

Estio Healthcare meet and maintain our client’s working standards, which is why we have strict rules and regulations regarding the acceptability of working attire. Please see the image…

Introducing the Estio Help Hub!

20-09-2018

It’s no secret that we’re growing pretty quickly, which is why we’ve developed our own ‘Estio Help Hub’ to make sure all commonly asked questions by both clients…

Support Worker Starter Pack

16-09-2018

Support Workers live a busy life, one minute they’re here and the next they’re gone! Sometimes it feels like you don’t even have time to gather your own…

Meet The Team: A Day in The Life of an IT Manager

14-09-2018

Marcus is our IT manager. We are reliant on him for our information, technology, and phone systems. Marcus’s role is to ensure our systems work effectively 24/7.

He…

A Website That Lends An Ear

14-09-2018

Mental health is just as important as physical health and it’s not always going to be in peak condition. We all experience some form of mental health challenges…

September Special: Refer a friend and now receive £250!

13-09-2018

Previously, if you'd have chosen to refer a friend to Estio Healthcare we would have given you £100 as a reward for referring a successful candidate. 

However, as…

What's good about Healthcare Recruitment Agencies?

30-08-2018

What’s good about Healthcare Recruitment Agencies?

Supply and demand, that’s the basic function of a recruitment agency. You demand the roles, and we supply them. A client demands…

An Estio Guide To The Bank Holiday Weekend

24-08-2018

We’ve reached the bank holiday - For Support Workers and Clients alike; we’ve come up with some top tips and tricks to enjoy the long weekend!

Take wellies…

August Apple Watch Winner!

23-08-2018

This is Sandra, the Support Worker who referred the most successful candidates this month and therefore winner of the Apple Watch!

Want to be our next winner?…

Meet The Team: A Day in The Life of a Payroll Assistant

23-08-2018

On this month’s edition of ‘Meet the Team’ we’d like to introduce you to Joanna Robins, our Payroll Administrator.

Joanna has worked in the healthcare sector for fifteen…

Candidates can buy their care certificate for a discounted £100

23-08-2018

“The Care Certificate is an agreed set of standards that sets out the knowledge, skills and behaviours expected of specific job roles in the health and social care…

We've created an Estio Healthcare app!

23-08-2018

We know, sometimes it feels like there just aren’t enough hours in the day to do what you need to. That’s why we created an Estio Healthcare app…

We've Expanded to the West Midlands...

23-08-2018

Tell your friends, tell your family: If you’re based around the West Midlands, we’ve got good news for you – Estio Healthcare just moved right to your doorstep!…

Don't Forget to Stay In Touch!

23-08-2018

Moving away doesn’t mean you have to move completely with Estio Healthcare. We offer our candidates the unique opportunity to take their Healthcare careers with them on the…

Timesheet Quality and Delivery

23-08-2018

We’ve noticed as of recent, the timesheet and quality of timesheets has been slipping.

When handing in timesheets via Whatsapp or Email please ensure that:

Timesheets are on…

Training Dates (August - September)

26-07-2018

All new candidates: here's a list of our upcoming training dates for new candidates! 

Halifax

14th  - 16th August - Care Certificate (3 Days)

11th September -…

Website Changes and More

19-07-2018

If you’ve been following our brand for a while, you’ll notice a few things have changed around here. To start with, our website address has been changed to…

Refer a Support Worker and Earn Big!

19-07-2018

With competitive salaries, shifts that fit you and a great team to work alongside, it’s no secret that we like to take care of our staff. That’s why…

Pride is coming to Leeds

19-07-2018

On Sunday 5th August Yorkshire’s largest pride parade celebration will hit the streets of Leeds. If you’re not aware about pride, it’s a celebration where the LGBTQ+ community…

Meet The Team: A day in the life of a Marketing Executive

19-07-2018

This is Anthony, our Marketing Executive!

On a day to day basis, Anthony posts on our social media pages, designs literature for clients and candidates and writes our…

Staff Meetings!

05-07-2018

HERE IS A LIST OF OUR UPCOMING STAFF MEETINGS!

14th August – Halifax

21st August – Durham

29th August – Manchester

All starting at 5pm! 

Support Worker Challenge!

14-06-2018

£100 for every successful candidate!*

If you didn't already know, Estio Healthcare are hosting a competition every three months as a friendly, motivating way of rewarding our support…

Training Dates!

09-04-2018

Here is a list of our upcoming training courses!

Yorkshire Training - Held in our Halifax Branch...

10th, 11th, 12thJuly 2018 18th and 19th July 2018 - Updates for our…

Recent Posts

On the 24th July it was Samaritans Awareness Day,…

Holidays, the best time of the year. We’re not…

At Estio Healthcare, our shifts come in a range…

Unless you’re an Olympian, it’s safe to say nobody…

At Estio, it’s important to us that our staff…

This month we’re speaking to local charity Andy’s Man…

This month we're speaking to a fresh face in…

Most people know Diabetes as the condition surrounding blood…

On June 21st we’re celebrating and raising awareness for…

This month our managing director, Liz Hall, took part…

Pride parades are outdoor events celebrating lesbian, gay, bisexual,…

This month we took some time to interview our…

Disclaimer: Anthony’s Insights represents one member of staff’s views…

Are you ready to ditch the same old, same…

If you’re studying at college or university, Estio Healthcare…

Estio Healthcare recently received some great feedback from our…

Disclaimer: Anthony’s Insights represents one member of staff’s views…

Do you or somebody you know who works in…

The world's largest mascot race, the Mascot Gold Cup,…

We recently caught up with our Recruitment Team to…

In the UK, modern slavery refers to institutional slavery…

Autism is a lifelong, developmental disability that affects how…

At Estio Healthcare we like to pride ourselves on…

Do you like the sound of competitive pay, flexible…

We know, support workers live their lives on the…

We’re giving a £20 Nando’s voucher to any Stockport based…

It’s the year of the Pig in this Chinese…

Are you familiar with Stockport? If you’re not, we…

We’re happy to announce that we’ve had even more…

This is an announcement to all Support Workers, if…

We’d like to think we help you as much…

For centuries the south of England has been the…

Disclaimer – Some of the information from this blog…

Blog 1 - Estio Turns Eleven! It doesn’t seem…

Some of our Support Workers rely solely on public…

How does double pay sound if you work Christmas…

If you’ve read our blog on changing your availability…

If you’ve been active on social media as of…

Here at Estio Healthcare, we’re certain that we’re unrivaled…

With it being so close to Christmas and everyone…

For most of us, it’s getting to that time…

In recent months we’ve moved even closer to you.…

At Estio Healthcare, word of mouth is the key…

We’ve moved from summer into autumn and soon we’ll…

The sun is setting sooner, the nights are getting…

Kate has worked at Estio since the beginning that’s…

Online harassment (cyber bullying) follows the same principle of…

We’d like to remind all candidates that the first…

Estio Healthcare meet and maintain our client’s working standards,…

It’s no secret that we’re growing pretty quickly, which…

Support Workers live a busy life, one minute they’re…

Marcus is our IT manager. We are reliant on…

Mental health is just as important as physical health…

Previously, if you'd have chosen to refer a friend…

What’s good about Healthcare Recruitment Agencies? Supply and demand,…

We’ve reached the bank holiday - For Support Workers…

This is Sandra, the Support Worker who referred the…

On this month’s edition of ‘Meet the Team’ we’d…

“The Care Certificate is an agreed set of standards…

We know, sometimes it feels like there just aren’t…

Tell your friends, tell your family: If you’re based…

Moving away doesn’t mean you have to move completely…

We’ve noticed as of recent, the timesheet and quality…

All new candidates: here's a list of our upcoming…

If you’ve been following our brand for a while,…

With competitive salaries, shifts that fit you and a…

On Sunday 5th August Yorkshire’s largest pride parade celebration…

This is Anthony, our Marketing Executive! On a day…

HERE IS A LIST OF OUR UPCOMING STAFF MEETINGS!…

£100 for every successful candidate!* If you didn't already…

Here is a list of our upcoming training courses!…

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