Assistant Social Worker recruitment agency listing

An assistant social worker is employed to support a fully qualified social worker. In turn, they will help that person provide support to members of the local community, who may be in their own home, be in hospital or in a residential care home.

On this page are listed UK based recruitment agencies with knowledge and experience in providing assistant social worker staff.

The power of experience in this role can often overshadow any education or qualifications. As such, it is important to gain as much experience as possible, either paid or unpaid. There are many voluntary opportunities available across the UK which can help build a CV, and be rewarding in themselves.

Once employed as an assistant social worker, you can work towards qualifications such as Level 2 Certificate in Preparing to Work in Adult Social Care and Level 2 Diploma Health and Social Care, among others.

A driving licence would also be beneficial as clients may be spread across the local area. Anyone entering this profession will normally have to pass a Criminal Records Bureau check, to help safeguard the security of often vulnerable members of society.

Working hours can be fixed (9 to 5, 40 hours a week), or shift based, which would require working on evenings and weekends.Salaries start at between £12,500 and £16,000 per year. This range can increase to £17,000 and £22,000 with experience. Additional responsibilities can bring salaries of £25,000 or more.

 
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  • 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.
    Coverage Globally
    • 60 Roseville Road, Suite B, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS8 5DR
  • 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
  • Berry Recruitment - Care Division

    Recruiting staff for a full range of social work roles, Berry Recruitment provide personal solutions when delivering professionals such as case managers, team leaders and social workers to clients nationwide. Our experienced recruiters know what's needed to succeed in the social work sector and apply a detailed assessment process to ensure that all candidates have the relevant character and credentials to be an asset to the industry.
    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
  • 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.
    Coverage UK wide
    • 15 Clements Court, Clements Lane, Essex, Ilford, IG1 2QY
  • 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.
    Coverage UK WIDE
    • Unit 8, Mersey House, 140 Speke Road, Liverpool, Merseyside, L19 2PH
  • 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
    • Admiral House, 8A High Street, Portsmouth, Cosham, PO6 3BZ
    • Second Floor, Peter House, Oxford Street, Manchester, Greater Manchester, M1 5AN
  • Brookes Recruitment Ltd

    We are one of the leading suppliers of Social Care professionals and ensure that all candidates are assessed in both competency and legislation awareness. Brookes Recruitment can provide temporary staff for the West Midlands via our 24/7 on call service, but also supply staff such as Care Assistants, Domiciliary Carers and Social Workers for permanent positions nationally. We offer competitive rates to our public and private sector clients.
    Coverage UK Wide
    • Kings Court, 17 School Road, Hall Green, Birmingham, West Midlands, B28 8JG
  • OMNI Search & Selection

    Commonly sourcing Care Workers, Healthcare Assistants and Deputy Care Home Managers, Omni Search & Selection provide a professional recruitment service to the Social Care sector. Our consultants have held roles within the industry which equips them with the knowledge and awareness to fill permanent and temp positions throughout the UK. Our executive search service also means we can fill senior level roles such as Registered Managers.
    Coverage UK wide
    • Highwoods, Caterham, Surrey, CR3 6AX
  • 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.
    Coverage UK -wide
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    • Unit 295, 27 Colmore Row, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 2EW
    • 31 Brighton Road, East Sussex, Worthing, Sussex, BN11 3EF
    • 1st Floor Marshall House, Ringway, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2QD
    • Daws House 33 - 35 Daws Lane, London, NW7 4SD
    • Wellington House, East Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 1BH
    • Unit 3 Rainbow Court Armstrong Way Great Western park, Bristol, Yate, Avon, BS37 5NG
  • 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
  • Hammond Clarke

    Hammond Clarke has seen exponential growth year after year, attracting only the best candidates for our clients in the Social Care sector. Recruiting for roles ranging from Child Care, Support Worker and Activities Coordinator, we offer the best selection of candidates for every clients' permanent, temporary and contract recruitment needs. We recruit for all levels starting at entry and going all the up to management positions.
    Coverage UK, Europe, Middle East and North America
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    • 3rd Floor, 132-134 college Road, Harrow, Middlesex, HA1 1BQ
    • Hammond Clarke House, Russell Close, Ruislip, Middlesex, HA4 9EF
    • First Floor, Radius House, 51 Clarendon Road, Watford, Herts, WD17 1HP
    • Dukes Court, 32 Duke Street, St James's, London, Greater London, SW1Y 6DF
  • Culture Care Agency Ltd

    We provide locum field workers, residential and domiciliary care workers and other job roles to local authorities, the health sector, private companies and service users. Registered with Care Quality Commission (CQC) and members of United Kingdom Home Care Association (UKHCA) in providing Home Care Services.
    Coverage Greater London, Home Counties and surrounding area
    • Bow House Business Centre, 153-159 Bow Road, Bow, London, E3 2SE

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