Florence, a London, UK-based recruitment marketplace connecting care home providers with qualified professionals to fill temporary shifts, raised £5m in Series A funding.
The round, which brought total funding raised to date to £7m, was led by SEEK (ASX:SEK), with participation from existing backers Waverly Capital, Rianta Capital and a network of early stage angel investors.
The company intends to use the funds to widen its nurse and carer user base, and invest in the development of digital tools to improve the platform experience, and native apps including mandatory training and revalidation features.
Led by Charles Armitage, CEO, and Dan Blake, Florence provides a recruitment marketplace connecting care home providers with qualified professionals to fill temporary shifts.
Since 2017, 20,000 nurses have registered with the platform to find temporary work which is a better fit with their lives.