Simon Hunt has been appointed manager of HR recruitment specialist the Oakleaf Partnership. He will look after all aspects of permanent and contract recruitment.
Insurance product provider Assurant Solutions has appointed Patricia Abbitt as personnel officer for its UK operations. She will be responsible for managing the recruitment and retention process and co-ordinating the induction and personal development programmes.
Robert Rose has joined Thanet Council in Kent as head of improvement and performance. Rose was previously deputy director of HR at Maid-stone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Hospitals Trust.