Residential Social Worker recruitment agency listing

Residential social workers work with people who require support at difficult times in their lives. They may work with impoverished families, the mentally ill, the homeless, and those whose lives have been affected by drugs, alcohol or crime.

To work as a residential social worker, an accredited degree in social work, followed by professional registration, is essential. At least two A levels and five GCSEs are required to study for a social work degree. Other qualifications, such as a BTEC National qualification, NVQ Level 3 in Health and Social Care or CACHE Level 3 Diploma in Child Care and Education, may be acceptable. All entrants to social work degree courses have to agree to have their backgrounds checked by the Criminal Records Bureau. Once in employment, social workers must keep their training up-to-date to maintain their professional registration.

Employers of social workers

Employers of residential social workers include, but are not limited to, local authority social service departments, private organisations and charities. Specialist recruitment agencies are a rich source of employment openings. There is currently a shortage of trained social workers, particularly in the south-east of England.

Social worker salary information

Starting salaries for social workers are between £19,000 and £27,000 a year. Many residential social workers are able to earn higher salaries by working for employment agencies and taking on short-term contracts with a range of organisations. Experienced staff in permanent employment may be able to progress into senior social worker or team manager roles.

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Displaying 14 of 22 Agencies that recruit for Residential Social Worker jobs in the Social Care industry.

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Social Care Direct Recruitment

We successfully recruit across the UK for all Social Care Opportunities including Social Workers, SEN Teachers, Nurse's, Charge Nurse, Senior Management, Registered/Home Managers, Physiotherapists, Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Doctors plus many more areas within Social Care. We are an approved provider of staff for over 30 nationwide social care providers covering over 2000 care homes, units, and hospitals.

location icon Created with Sketch. Unit 8, Mersey House, 140 Speke Road, Liverpool, Merseyside, L19 2PH

Bamboo Childcare

Bamboo have been working in the social care field for 25 years recruiting staff from Care assistant to Director of services within both adult, children's and social work services. We will talk with you to gain an understanding of your service before using a variety of means to source high calibre candidates that will add value to your team. We are so confident in our services we offer a 12 week free replacement service.

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location icon Created with Sketch. Bamboo House, 18 Lyndhurst Road, Didsbury, Greater Manchester, M20 6AA
Kemp House 152 - 160 City Road, London, EC1V 2PD

Brightwork Ltd

Brightwork is proud to support Scotland's care services and we work closely with providers to ensure that users receive quality assistance, regardless of staff changes. Finding personnel who can cope in this challenging environment is difficult, but our team have the insight to swiftly identify the right candidates with empathy, resilience and people skills. We cover all areas including Supported Housing, Nursing Homes and Social Work.

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location icon Created with Sketch. 20 Stafford Street, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH3 7BD
209/211 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, Strathclyde, G2 5QY
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Recruiter Tip

When recruiting for a job in a children's home, employers should be aware that the youngest Support Worker has to be a minimum of four years older than the eldest child. This often means that candidates will need to be at least 23 years of age.

121 SOCIAL CARE

121 Social Care recruit and supply Temporary and Permanent staff to Residential Children's, Adults and Nursing Homes across the UK.

location icon Created with Sketch. The Oakleigh Suite, Peppercorn Close, Peterborough, Cambs, PE12DU

4Social Work

4Social Work supply a range of Care Workers and Support Workers to local authorities, NHS trusts and private organisations. Sourcing all levels in the social care industry (from assistants to registered managers), we supply to residential homes, nursing homes, day centres, hospitals, children's centres, nurseries, contact centres, hospices and many more. We ensure to place working candidates who are fully compliant including DBS certified.

location icon Created with Sketch. 15 Clements Court, Clements Lane, Ilford, Essex, IG1 2QY

KPI Care

As a leading recruitment agency within health & social care, KPI Care is committed to providing a quality service and offer our expertise to both the public and private sectors. Our priority will always be to deliver an excellent and ever evolving recruitment process, frequently adapted to the demands of the industry.

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location icon Created with Sketch. 66-68 Nantwich Road, Crewe, Cheshire, CW2 6AL
358 Manchester Road, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL9 7PG 46 Station Road, Queensferrry, Flintshire, CH5 1SX 505 Etruria Road, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 6JH 384 Cooper House, 3rd Avenue, Trafford Park, Manchester, M17 1JE 2 Crown Street, Warrington, Merseyside, WA1 2AE

HRUK Recruitment Group

Specialising in the UK social care industry, HRUK Group supply staff for a range of high profile clients such as Orchard Care, MIND and Mencap. We have an extensive database that allows us to provide candidates for all social care positions including managers, social workers and occupational therapists. Using our 31 years of experience, we source the best staff for permanent and temporary vacancies to suit the demands of our clients.

location icon Created with Sketch. 40 Roseville Road, Suite B, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS8 5DR
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Candidates will generally require work experience before being employed as a Residential Social Worker. This can be paid or voluntary, with opportunities often available within care homes and nurseries.

Berry Recruitment - Care Division

The sensitive nature of the Social Care industry means that only the highest quality of staff is acceptable for our clients in the sector. Berry Recruitment is a trusted source for top care assistants, as well as uncovering other personnel such as Nursery Assistants, Anti-social Behaviour Staff and Social Work Directors. We are an established recruitment firm who pride ourselves on the diligence and care in which we source our candidates.

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location icon Created with Sketch. Suite 4 Shakespeare Building, 2233 Coventry Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B26 3NJ
56 Sheep Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 2LZ Mitre House, 9/15 High Street, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 1DF

Tennyson Care & Education

Tennyson Care provide temporary staff in the north west and permanent staff nationwide to care homes and residential settings. We work on a 24-7 basis and aim to work within a 2-hour time frame from the point of contact. We provide enthusiastic staff that are happy to fill in for staff off work due to illness, holidays or maternity leave. We are fully covered to provide a range of highly skilled staff for a wide range of sectors including NHS.

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location icon Created with Sketch. Kemp House, 152 - 160 City Road, London, Greater London, EC1V 2NX
535 Liverpool Road, Irlam, Greater Manchester, M44 6ZS 116 Rotterdam House, Quayside, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear, NE1 3DY

Swanstaff Recruitment - Health & Social Care

At Swanstaff, we understand the demands placed on the Care sectors and can supply the flexible professionals required to maintain a high standard of service. Working with national and local Care providers, our dedicated team offer exceptional staffing solutions from a network of nationwide branches. Sourcing qualified staff including Social Workers, Doctors, Nurses, Support Workers and HCAs, we facilitate hires for the Public and Private sectors.

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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.

location icon Created with Sketch. Unit 14, The Aquarium, 1-7 King Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2AN

Lynx Employment Ltd

Our specialist Health and Social Care division work with companies of all sizes from independent domiciliary care companies to National care providers. We work with our clients to assess their recruitment needs and provide viable and effective recruitment strategies. We support with all roles from Registered/area manager positions to care assistant posts and provide temporary, contract and permanent recruitment solutions.

location icon Created with Sketch. Unit 5, G1 Building, 2 Leeds Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3TY

Service Care - Health & Social Care Division

Service Care Solutions supply social work, residential / domiciliary care, healthcare and substance misuse staff into temporary and permanent vacancies across the UK. We have specialist consultants in all areas. We have a large pool of available workers at very competitive rates.

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location icon Created with Sketch. Unit 295, 27 Colmore Row, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 2EW
Unit 3, Rainbow Court, Armstrong Way, Great Western Park, Yate, Avon, BS37 5NG Wellington House, East Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 1BH 31 Brighton Road, Worthing, Sussex, BN11 3EF Daws House, 33 - 35 Daws Lane, London, NW7 4SD 1st Floor Marshall House, Ringway, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2QD

Vetro Recruitment - Health, Social Care & Education recruiter

We are a specialist Health, Social Care and Education recruitment agency with over 25 years experience. We support Care & Education professionals in Wales and the South of England to fulfil their career goals. We work with Private Care companies, Local Authorities, NHS trusts & Primary, Secondary and SEN Schools to grow their workforce and cover staff shortages with our range of tailored, flexible, temporary and permanent recruitment packages.

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