Our sectors.

Making the difference

The NHS is a lifeline to the people of the UK – not only in making healthcare accessible to all but through its contribution to the economy as one of the largest employers in the world. Effective leadership is crucial to the future survival of the NHS and to patient care with professionals from a wide range of sectors being brought in to offer fresh perspectives and make a difference.

Where does MLC come in?

We are the recruitment partner of choice for the NHS. Through our diverse networks, we place interim professionals skilled at driving change and proactive in delivering positive impact.


We recruit middle management to Director level professionals in Human Resources, Strategy and Operations, Digital and Tech, and Continuing Healthcare. We specialise in interim project and programme management roles but also recruit for senior permanent positions on an exclusive, retained basis.

Human Resources

  • Chief People Officer
  • HR Director
  • Deputy Director of HR
  • HR Business Partner
  • Senior HR Advisor
  • Resourcing
  • Employee Relations
  • Learning and organisational development

Strategy and Operations

  • Director of Operations
  • Chief Operating Officer
  • Chief Transformation Officer
  • Service Managers and General Managers
  • Project and Programme Manager/Director

and Tech

  • Head of IT
  • Chief Technology Officer
  • Digital Transformation
  • Business Analysts
  • Business Intelligence

Continuing Healthcare

  • CHC Assessors
  • Clinical Leads
  • Head of Service
  • Operation Managers
  • Director/Transformation CHC


  • Executive Assistant
  • Business Manager
  • Chief of Staff
  • Business Support Officer
  • PA

Why work with us?

We know your industry

And we know where it’s headed. We know what skills are in demand. And we know where you’ll be an asset. Your market moves fast – but we move faster.

We build connections

We’ve built trusted, long-standing relationships with clients in your industry. The result: you get access to roles you won’t find on the open market.

We’ve got your back

We’ll give open, honest feedback at every step of the recruitment process, getting you the information you need, when you need it. We’ll always fight your corner – we’re not afraid of tough conversations to get you what you want.

We’re in it for the long haul

We’re not in it for the numbers. For us, recruitment isn’t about filling jobs. It’s about building lasting relationships. You want to land the right role, so we’ll keep looking until you do.

You nominate, we donate

For every job we fill, we donate £10 to both the candidate and the client’s charity of choice.

Meet the experts

Richard Knudsen
Associate Director
Daniel Abrahams
Business Manager
Josh McLeod
Associate Director
NHS – Strategy, Operations & Change
Theo Diejomaoh
Associate Partner
IT, Digital & Data
Sean Dzwairo
Principal Consultant
Tess Wells
Associate Partner
Business Support
Adrian Watts

Can’t find what you’re looking for?

Let us do the hard work for you. Use the form below to send us your CV and a quick message about what you’re after.