social work recruitment

Dear newly qualified social worker…

Are you a newly qualified social worker? Congratulations! Here’s a few things to bare in mind before you start your first gig… 1.Ask questions  Not sure about something? Ask! Whether it’s an instruction you’re being given, information you receive about a case or something you don’t agree with, be inquisitive and make decisions based on […]

Social Personnel: 2023 highlights

 It’s been another fabulous year for Social Personnel, and of course, we owe it all to our dedicated recruiters, committed clients and talented social workers. Our success wouldn’t be possible without your hard work – we appreciate you! In this blog, we take a closer look at some of the highlights from 2023.  Company highlights […]

Unlocking the benefits of agency work

Are you a social worker looking for a game-changing career move? If you haven’t considered joining an agency, you might be missing out on some incredible benefits that can revolutionise your professional journey and work-life balance. In this blog, we delve into the many advantages of embracing agency work in the field of social work […]

‘Made with Care’ campaign to boost adult social care workforce

The government has relaunched its ‘Made with Care’ campaign for the third year running in an attempt to boost the adult social care workforce.  It highlights the variety of opportunities available and incentivises people to apply for a career in adult social care.  Campaign advertising will be shown across major channels including ITV Hub, Sky […]

Are care workers really being paid less?

According to recent findings, care workers are now earning less and gaining lower-level qualifications than in previous years.    The data also indicates that adult social care employees who receive higher wages possess relevant qualifications, have access to training opportunities, and enjoy job security are markedly less prone to leaving their positions compared to those […]