Learning Disabilities recruitment agency listing

Working in the learning disabilities sector of social care calls for lots of dedication and a positive attitude, even when faced with challenging, difficult and sometimes stressful situations. Positions in the sector can vary from working as a learning disabilities nurse to being a support worker. It involves working not only within the community, but normally with a close knit team, as well as with vulnerable children and adults. Excellent people skills and communication skills are, therefore, paramount for any candidate searching for work in this sector.

For most carers working with those with learning disabilities, appropriate qualifications are necessary in obtaining a position. This does not necessarily have to be a degree or equivalent, although to become a learning disability nurse it is necessary to undertake a Nursing and Midwifery degree. NVQ Level 2 or above in social care is desired for a position as a support worker, for example, but some employers may be willing to take on a candidate who has yet to achieve a Level 2 but is willing to pursue it whilst on the job providing they also display the necessary inter - personal skills.

Employment in the sector can be found all across the country and due to the nature of the work involved, has largely proven to be recession-proof, meaning that although competition is steep there are plenty of opportunities to be had. Employers find it useful to search for candidates and advertise staff vacancies through specialist agencies. It is, therefore, useful for any job seekers looking for opportunities in the sector to utilise such recruitment agencies as well.

 
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  • Medsolve UK Limited

    Covering all of the North East, Yorkshire and Humberside we specialise in Healthcare Recruitment. Please call us today with your recruitment needs...
    Coverage North East, Yorkshire and Humberside
    • 93 Water Lane, Leeds, Yorkshire, LS115QN
    • 172A/BrnFront Street, Chester Le Street, Durham, DH33AZ
  • Compass Associates

    Focusing our business exclusively in Healthcare gives Compass Associates a distinct advantage. This naturally allows us to be at the forefront of ever changing market trends and evolving legislation and means our consultants have an unrivalled depth of industry expertise and localised knowledge. Additionally all of our trained consultants have extensive recruitment experience and a genuine passion to help you.
    Coverage Nationwide
    • 1-5 58D High Street, Portsmouth, Cosham, Hampshire, PO6 3AG
    • Second Floor, Peter House, Oxford Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M1 5AN
  • Berry Recruitment - Care Division

    Berry Recruitment can recommend trained and qualified professionals for a full range of vacancies in the learning disabilities sector. Commonly recruiting care managers, support workers and healthcare assistants, we ensure that all candidates have the required degree / NVQ qualifications, as well as the empathetic and patient disposition needed for the field. We also perform DBS checks if necessary.
    Coverage UK wide
    • 7 Warwick Street, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 3DF
    • Mitre House, 9/15 High Street, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 1DF
    • 5 Town Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 0JZ
  • Careline the Agency for Care staff Ltd

    Careline has been providing staffing solutions to the care profession since 1989. We specialise in providing experienced care professionals within the learning disability services. We are registered with the Care Quality Commission to provide staff to both children and adult services. We have a pool of local staff who are experienced in providing support to children who have additional and/or complex needs.
    Coverage Berkshire, Hampshire, Surrey
    • Kings Lodge, 194 Kings Road, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 4NH
  • DIBG Resources

    At DIBG Resources we assist Hospitals and Nursing Homes in satisfying and supporting their needs by offering a reliable, secure and efficient recruitment solution. We supply Nurses (RN, RMN, RNLD, etc.), Healthcare Assistants, Home/ Hospital Managers, Team Leaders and Senior Care Assistants, Doctors, Dentists, Midwifery, Psychological therapists and many others areas within the healthcare sector. We also provide overseas healthcare professionals.
    Coverage St Helens, Merseyside
    • Hope Close, St Helens, Merseyside, St. Helens, WA10 2HL
  • HO Healthcare

    Nursing and care recruitment Agency
    Coverage London and Kent
    • The Base, Dartford Business Park, Victoria Road, Dartford, Kent, DA1 5ES
  • PS Social Care Recruitment Specialists

    PS Social Care Recruitment Specialists are a vibrant and expanding team based in Stockport. We are situated 6 miles south of Manchester City Centre and have access to a wide range of transport links. Our trained consultants aim to meet the needs of each of our clients whilst providing them with a high level of service. Our support workers have experience including : mental health, learning disabilities, physical disabilities and elderly care.
    Coverage Greater Manchester and Cheshire
    • 11th Floor, Regent House, Heaton Lane, Stockport, Manchester, Cheshire, SK4 1BS
  • QS Recruitment Ltd

    QS recruitment have been providing a high quality recruitment service to the East Midlands area for the past twenty years - and during that time, we have gained invaluable insight into how candidates and clients can be matched effectively. We pride ourselves on delivering an honest service, and always tailor our solutions to the particular needs of the people and companies that use us.
    Coverage Throughout the East Midlands
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    • Curzon House, Curzon Street, Burton on Trent, Staffordshire, DE14 2DH
    • Head Office, Recruitment House, 523 Alfreton Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG7 5NJ
    • Office 7, The Turbine Business Innovation Centre, Coach Close, Worksop, Nottinghamshire, S81 8AP
    • Room 19, Hillcroft House, Hillcroft Business Park, Whisby Road, Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN6 3QT
    • Room 9, The College Business Centre, Uttoxeter New Road, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 3WZ
  • Charles Hunter Associates

    As specialists within the Social Care and Social Work sectors, the staffing solutions that Charles Hunter Associates provides can be relied upon to address senior level vacancies across the industry. Sourcing staff such as Care Managers, Team Leaders and Directors, we have worked with everyone from Private Care Companies to Local Authorities and the NHS. Our service is adaptable and enables us to fill permanent and contract roles across the UK.
    Coverage UK Wide
    • Unit 11, The Aquarium, 1-7 King Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2AN
  • Professional Social Care Solutions

    Providing a specialist service for a specialist market, Professional Social Care Solutions recruit for all levels of the Social Care industry via our honest, professional and bespoke staffing solutions. Our client groups include elderly care, dementia, learning disabilities, physical disabilities, mental health and young people. We work nationwide and offer a one year rebate on permanent roles.
    Coverage UK Wide
    • Maythorn Mill, Trent Lane, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG2 4DS

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