Service that always puts care first

We are Medicare First – a social work recruitment agency that offers staffing solutions to public and private organisations across the United Kingdom.

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adults social worker Adults Full-Time South West London £25.00 - £28.00 View >
Social Worker North Tyneside Safeguarding Long Term Team Children and Families Full-Time North Tyneside £25.00 - £26.00 View >
social worker Adults Full-Time South London £28.00 - £29.00 View >
Qualified Social Worker - Looked After Children Children and Families Full-Time North West London £28.00 - £28.00 View >
Qualified Social Worker - Hospital Discharge Children and Families Full-Time East London £28.00 - £30.00 View >
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About Us

At Medicare First, we have over 50 years of social care recruitment experience and a reputation for a first-class, straight-talking approach to recruitment.

We’ve never lost sight of what matters: delivering an exceptional service to our clients and candidates – and playing an important part in getting vulnerable children and adults the care they need.

Our Divisions

Social Work

Whether you’re a public or private organisation, Medicare First can help you with all your social work recruitment needs. Whether it’s working with adults, children and families, mental health, disabilities, education welfare, youth offending, community care and hospital social work, Medicare First will find the right person for the role.

Occupational Therapy

Medicare First is a market leader in the occupational therapy arena. Our specialist occupational therapy consultants are dedicated to nationwide recruitment into the NHS, private and public sector.


At Medicare First, we offer excellent opportunities for physiotherapists in MSK, neuro, acute, community, disability, private, hand therapy, women’s health, elderly care, paediatrics and more. Our physiotherapists range from newly qualified to heads of department so whatever level you’re at – or looking to recruit – our physiotherapy team can help you today.

Work with us


Working on over 150 contracts throughout the UK with local authorities and other leading public and private organisations, we can offer real opportunity for social workers and healthcare professionals to find a rewarding and relevant role for them – whether that’s working with children and families, adults, or in occupational therapy or physiotherapy.


With over 50 years of social care recruitment expertise, at Medicare First, we’ve never lost sight of what matters – playing our part in helping vulnerable children and adults get the help they need. Whether you’re searching for temporary or permanent workers, are a private, public or non-profit organisation, we can offer you a wealth of talented healthcare professionals to meet your staffing needs.