About Us

Standing by you

Going into our third year as a northern provider, we are an agency that wants to make a difference with the service we provide. With over 20+ years in healthcare recruitment experience, there is nothing our in-house team can’t support you with.

We are a company that stands by our clients and aims to add support at every turn. From the start of the process, you will be looked after every step of the way.

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Why Standby?

Standby Healthcare are northern leaders in the supply of Care Assistants, Support Workers and Registered Nurses to clients through the North East for temporary cover solutions. We pride ourselves on providing an honest and adaptable service where we consistently deliver quality over quantity with compromise to service users or residents dignity.

Our specialist team work hard around the clock to provide an outstanding service with a fully compliant staffing team at your disposal. Our compliance and onboarding process is rigorous and thorough meaning that only the highest calibre of qualified worker is represented to your service.

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Meet The Team

Kieran Porter


Alex Williams


Jacquie Gardner

Business Development Manager

Rebecca Lawson

Recruitment Consultant – Children’s and Complex Care

Amy Fagan

Senior Consultant – Elderly Care 65+

Stephanie Eastlake

Training & On-boarding Co-ordinator

Rebecca Wilson

Compliance Lead

Payal Singh

Payroll Admin

Standby are the most ethical and by the book agency I’ve worked with. Always thinking outside the box and genuinely working with providers to cut cost on agency spend and support their service growth.

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