About Us

Medicare First is an established social work, nursing and allied healthcare recruitment consultancy that regularly places locums with public and private organisations throughout the UK. Set up in response to a growing shortage of skilled professionals we now maintain an enviable reputation for our high standards and our professional, progressive and personalised approach to recruitment.

We regularly place qualified social workers and unqualified social workers, nurses and allied health professionals. We engage in a wide variety of specialist areas including older persons, children & families, disabilities, substance and misuse, education welfare, mental health, youth offending, community care and hospital social work areas. Our allied healthcare section supplies to NHS Trusts and private hospitals throughout the UK, covering a range of skills from occupational therapy and physiotherapy. As a result of our reputation and coverage we can offer immediate employment opportunities across the country. We are able to constantly meet the expectations placed upon us and deliver unsurpassed, tailored recruitment solutions for both our clients and candidates.

Our social work, nursing and allied healthcare divisions are run by dedicated recruiters who have in-depth industry experience and recognise that our continuing success and reputation depends upon the supply of a qualitative based service. Thus, where customer satisfaction is paramount our overall objective is not just simply to match people and organisations but to provide an unparalleled service and build long-term relationships with both our clients and candidates. It is this level of service that will dictate the success of our future relationship and bring you back to us again and again.

Whether you are a client seeking a recruitment solution or a candidate requiring a new assignment, you can be certain that Medicare First offers a prompt and professional service. We continually offer new opportunities nationwide and all of our candidates undergo comprehensive vetting procedures that are approved and supported by our membership with the Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC).

This website can provide you with job search facilities as well as essential industry information from the leading UK recruitment agency for social work and allied health.