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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  • 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.
    Coverage Northwest England
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    • 505 Etruria Road, Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire, ST4 6JH
    • 358 Manchester Road, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL9 7PG
    • 2 Crown Street, Warrington, Merseyside, WA1 2AE
    • 384 Cooper House, 3rd Avenue, Trafford Park, Manchester, M17 1JE
    • 46 Station Road, Queensferrry, Flintshire, CH5 1SX
    • 66-68 Nantwich Road, Crewe, Cheshire, CW2 6AL
  • Based within Birmingham and covering the Midlands and surrounding areas. Team Support recruit for both temporary and permanent positions. We cover manufacturing, warehousing and logistics (we do not supply drivers), skilled and technical, office, and healthcare.
    Coverage Midlands and surrounding areas.
    • The Jewellery Business Centre, 95 Spencer Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B18 6DA
  • 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
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    • Mitre House, 9/15 High Street, Sutton, Surrey, SM1 1DF
    • 56 Sheep Street, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1 2LZ
    • 67A High Street, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 1AY
    • 5 Town Centre, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, AL10 0JZ
    • 4 Providence CourtrnPynes Hill, Exeter, Devon, EX2 5JL
    • 20 Woodland Road, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 7PL
  • 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
  • Commonly sourcing permanent 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 positions (ONLY) 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 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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    • 1st Floor Marshall House, Ringway, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2QD
    • Daws House, 33 - 35 Daws Lane, London, NW7 4SD
    • Unit 295, 27 Colmore Row, Birmingham, West Midlands, B3 2EW
    • 31 Brighton Road, Worthing, Sussex, BN11 3EF
    • Wellington House, East Road, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, CB1 1BH
    • Unit 3, Rainbow Court, Armstrong Way, Great Western park, Yate, Avon, BS37 5NG
  • We are a specialist Nursing, Social Care and Education recruitment agency with over 25 years experience. We support Care & Education professionals in Wales and 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.
    Coverage Wales and England
    • 89 Cardiff Road, Taffs Well, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF15 7PL
  • 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 14, The Aquarium, 1-7 King Street, Reading, Berkshire, RG1 2AN
  • Pro Support is a Health/ Nursing and Social Care Agency. We are CQC registered and provide personal care for vulnerable Adults. We provide support to Adults in their home, in a residential or Care Home setting. Our services cover personal care duties, medication assistance,companionship, hospital visit assistance and domestic duties. Our staff are trained and can cover emergency shifts. All DBS checked.
    Coverage London and surrounding areas, UK
    • 20th floor, Suite 11, Wembley Point, 1 Harrow Road, Wembley, Middlesex, HA9 6DE
  • Janus Recruitment focuses mainly on the Social Work and Child Care areas of the Social Care industry, finding candidates for roles including: Nursery Nurse, Deputy Managers and Qualified Social Workers. Mainly working within London, the South East, East Anglia and the Midlands, we use our years of experience to bring candidates that will thrive in your workplace to your attention, so that you and your business can prosper.
    Coverage London, South East, East Anglia and the Midlands
    • City Gate House, 246-250 Romford Road, 4th Floor, Unit 8, London, City of London, E7 9HZ
  • 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.
    Coverage Scotland
    • 209/211 St Vincent Street, Glasgow, Strathclyde, G2 5QY
    • 20 Stafford Street, Edinburgh, Lothian, EH3 7BD
  • 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.
    Coverage Yorkshire,Derbyshire and Lincs
    • Unit 5, G1 Building, 2 Leeds Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S9 3TY

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