Strategic HR services

Strategic HR services

Framework 3S
Status: Extended

The framework is essentially a select list of suppliers, all with a proven and successful track record of delivering strategic HR services, from whom customers may set up supply arrangements quickly and simply.

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This ESPO framework offers customers a quick, simple and competitive route to strategic HR services.

All of the suppliers on this framework have been selected for their ability to provide customers with a comprehensive range of services that combine quality and value.

The services available under the framework include;

  • Executive interims
  • Executive search
  • Assessment and testing services
  • On-boarding, mentoring, executive coaching and related learning
  • Development and performance management services
  • Outplacement and career transition services
  • HR consulting solutions
  • Recruitment process outsourcing

The framework is available for use nationally by any public sector body in the UK
including, but not limited to…

  • Schools & Academies
  • Local Authority Establishments
  • Police & Emergency Services
  • NHS & HSC Bodies
  • Central Government Departments & their agencies
  • Registered Charities
  • Registered Social Landlords

What are the benefits of using this framework?

  • Quick & easy to use - This framework is already EU/UK Compliant - we’ve already done the procurement work, so there’s no need to run a full EU tender.
  • Suppliers listed on the framework were assessed during the procurement process for their financial stability, track record, experience and technical & professional ability, before being awarded a place on the framework.
  • It’s free - You will not be charged for using this framework.
  • Pre-agreed conditions - No need to worry about what terms & conditions to use, they’ve been pre-agreed under the framework and underpin all orders.
  • It’s flexible - The framework has been structured to allow end users to break down the service and select only the aspects they require


  • Alpine Resourcing Limited,
  • Badenoch & Clark Ltd,
  • Capita Resourcing t/a Veredus,
  • CJA Group,
  • Equal Approach Ltd,
  • Gatenby Sanderson Limited,
  • Green Park Interim & Executive Ltd,
  • Harvey Nash Group plc,
  • Havas People,
  • Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd,
  • Manpower Group Solutions,
  • Methods Buisness and Digital Technology Limited,
  • Odgers Berndtson,
  • Omni Resource Management Solutions,
  • Penna plc,
  • Pentir Talent Solutions,
  • Qi Consulting,
  • Reed Specialist Recruitment Ltd,
  • Russam GMS Limited,
  • Sanctuary Personnel Limited,
  • Solace Enterprises Ltd,
  • TMP Worldwide Limited

  • Quick start guide
  • OJEU notice
  • Additional Information/Corrigendum
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Strategic HR services

Key facts


Start date
01 May 2014

End date
30 Apr 2018

Up to

OJEU Contract notice

OJEU award notice

Last updated
01 Sep 2017

This framework is available for use nationally

Further help

Kate Richardson
0116 294 4072

Quote reference
Framework 3S

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