Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update

As per government guidance, and to minimise the spread of COVID-19, we have made the decision to implement working from home for all of our staff from 18th March 2020.


We expect minimal impact to our service during this time and will provide updates in line with any new government advice. You can continue to contact us via email or telephone where we will be happy to help.



Make a difference in your community

We’re seeking temporary workers to help support the most vulnerable people in our communities over the next few months.

Opus People Solutions


At Opus, we work directly with Suffolk County Council and Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils to fill all temporary and interim job requirements. We also work with a number of public and private sector organisations to fill permanent vacancies.

By working through Opus, you will be notified of the job opportunities before any other recruitment agencies are even aware and we fill most jobs within a few days of receiving the vacancy. Put simply, by registering with us, you get first dibs. Once registered, you could be working within a week.

We are keen to hear from applicants of all relevant backgrounds to grow our existing skilled and experienced workforce.

We specialise in temporary and permanent recruitment within the areas of: Social Care, Business Support & Admin, IT, Management & Senior Interim and Technical & Professional, but we also fill some ad hoc specialist roles, so register with us today to receive notifications of the vacancies that suit you.


Opus LGSS People Solutions


Opus LGSS is a joint venture between Opus People Solutions, Cambridgeshire County Council, Northamptonshire County Council and Milton Keynes Council established in January 2017 to meet the councils’ recruitment needs.

We have teams of consultants in all three of our locations who work closely together, so whether you’re interested in vacancies in Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Milton Keynes or all three, one of our consultants will be happy to help find a job that suits you.

Register today to receive notifications of our vacancies or try our job search to see if there is anything specific to you.





Why choose Opus?


We get sight of all temporary and interim vacancies for Suffolk County Council and Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils first. By working through Opus, you will be notified of the job opportunities before any other recruitment agencies are even aware.


We have a wealth of knowledge and experience within the public sector, with many of our employees having previously worked for and with both Suffolk County Council and Babergh & Mid Suffolk District Councils for several years.


In the last month alone, we filled 95% of jobs using our own pool of registered candidates. The remainder went out to our trusted supply chain.

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“I have found Opus People Solutions to be effective and efficient. Staff in the team take good care to help candidates and managers, with accurate information and advice.”

Balwinder Kaur, Interim Assistant Director

“Opus are a friendly, quick responding group, who have always been able to provide the resources as and when I need it. Thank you for making my job that little bit easier!”

Martin Finbow, PC Skills Centre Manager

“I highly recommend Opus as an agency. They were extremely supportive through all the recruitment process and the relevant paperwork. I’m thoroughly enjoying my new role and my colleagues are extremely friendly.”

Andreea Catarov, Business Support Officer

“I have found that Opus colleagues are good at matching the skills of people to the vacant post; the CVs I have received have been ‘spot on’. The process for recruiting a temporary assignment is clear and well supported by Opus staff.”

Sue Farrow, Placement Team Manager

“Thank you for providing me with the excellent job searching opportunities, easy to use website, efficient register process, friendly and helpful staff. I had a great experience of using Opus and will definitely choose Opus again.”

Ronnie Tidy, Assessment Co-ordinator

“I have had great success working with Opus on our recruitment requirements. The level of success we have experienced working with Opus and sourcing and filling our vacancies, has been excellent. I have built up a brilliant working relationship with them, they have the time to fully understand our business and recruitment needs.”

Hannah Pittock, Schools’ Choice

“Opus was very helpful in the recruitment process, I was lucky enough to get a placement within the council instantly. The team are incredibly friendly and are always happy to help.”

Jamaal Guthrie, Customer Service Advisor

“Opus have been great in finding temporary work for me. They have been extremely helpful and I would highly recommend their services if you are looking for a platform to build skills, confidence and gain experience in a work place and further.”

James Brown, Business Support Officer

“Opus were able to source and provide a number of specialist professional engineers on both long and short term arrangements to help me manage workloads. Managing these appointments via the online portal was a straightforward process.”

Colin Godfrey, Structures Manager

“The service I received was fantastic, Opus helped me obtain a temporary position to gain office and professional experience which I lacked after finishing university. My temporary position was also made permanent in a role that I found both enjoyable and interesting.”

Megan Lloyd, Customer Service Advisor