Acute care

Experienced nurses at short notice  

High-quality agency nurses ensure critical services can operate when unexpected staffing gaps arise. 

Scottish Nursing Guild offers a unique service that goes beyond conventional agency support. Our commitment is to be a reliable partner that you can depend on in exceptional circumstances, providing nursing professionals with unparalleled speed and precision. 

Why choose us? 

Swift response: Your patients’ well-being is our priority. With our rapid response time, you can rest assured that your urgent needs for coverage due to staff sickness or last-minute shifts will be seamlessly fulfilled, ensuring continuous patient care and safety. 

Extensive coverage: No matter where your healthcare facility is located, we’ve got you covered. From bustling urban centres to remote rural areas, we excel in deploying skilled nurses, midwives, and HCAs to support clients with diverse challenges, both physical and mental. 

Specialised expertise: From handling sudden influxes of admissions to providing crucial support on escalation wards, our agency workers bring specialised expertise to navigate a wide range of healthcare scenarios with confidence and competence. 

Caring for our clients 

Wide client range: We are privileged to collaborate with esteemed organisations such as NHS trusts, Health Boards, HSE hospitals, private hospitals, local authorities, care and nursing homes, mental health and learning disability units, GP practices, and urgent care and walk-in centres. Our exceptional agency workers are ready to integrate seamlessly into any healthcare setting. 

Budget management: We understand the importance of responsible financial management. Our dedicated team is committed to working with you to optimise costs, discuss booking restrictions and set monthly budgets that align with your unique needs and goals. 

No minimum commitment: Flexibility is key to ensuring your success. You can engage our agency workers without a minimum booking commitment with us. We’ll be there only when you need us, whether for a single shift or a few weeks. 

Empowering healthcare excellence 

Our mission is to empower healthcare excellence by being the go-to partner you can trust during critical times. With our agency workers seamlessly supporting your team, you can focus on delivering top-tier care to your patients without worrying about staffing challenges. 

Reach out to our specialist booking coordinators today. Our call centre teams are available 24/7, on hand to address any workforce challenges you’re facing, no matter how unusual or remote. We’re here to support you when no one else can.

Talk to a member of our team

Call us if you need to request a nurse, discuss your requirements or
wish to understand more about our wide range of services.

0131 229 9988

Northern Ireland
0333 323 0336

Republic of Ireland
01 9023080

Our teams are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.