Welcome to SW Locums Employment Agency for Social Work Jobs in the UK

SW Locums is a special social work employment agency for social care jobs greater London, Wales and other parts of the UK. We have the required expertise, experience and history of matching the best vacancies with the best candidate. We provide training and guidance as well for social work jobs UK and Wales.

SW Locums has a completely paperless system and all data, including your resume is saved to our online database. You can pull it any time, update or modify it according to your wish and re-submit it. Staying updated with social work jobs wales based or throughout the UK is really easy with SW Locums.

As a recruiter we work with the best agencies to provide social work jobs in wales, London and throughout the UK, including “Action for Children”, APSco, The British Association of Social Workers, Community Care, NSPCC, Health & Care Profession Council, Department of Education and more. Handling hundreds of clients and thousands of jobs, SW Locums is the leading provider of social work jobs in London, Wales and other parts of the UK.

Our strong work ethics, which is a much needed virtue in this segment makes us stand apart. And with SW Locums, you will stand apart as well, excelling within social work jobs in London, Wales and throughout the UK.

Working with candidates with a back ground in both Adult and Children’s services, our team of experienced recruiters have a wealth of knowledge and a proven track record of placing Unqualified, Qualified Social Workers, Assistant/Deputy Team Managers, Team Managers and Service Managers to Local Authority and Private Sector Clients.  It is our attention to detail when listening to the specific job requirements you require that allow us to really understand your needs as a candidate and relay this information to our clients which ultimately result in positive placements that often far exceed the minimum 3 month contracts that are initially released to us.

In an evolving market that has seen many changes over the last 2 years we strive to identify the opportunities that offer the best pay rates that allow you to work with confidence knowing that your rates will not only be the best available within the industry but equally that you will be paid in a timely, regular and safe manner.  We undertake extensive care in ensuring all candidates who work outside of our own PAYE payroll system are receiving the correct advice and guidance on how they receive their salary when working inside or outside of IR35 via Umbrella or their own PSC. We are the best social work jobs uk agency around!

If you are looking for social care jobs, Greater London has many available. Contact us today and we can help you build your career.

Job Search Services; Find a job

    How can we help


    SW Locums will come to you, complete the application forms, scan in your documents into our state of the art paperless database and you are registered, guaranteeing your documents will never get lost.


    Recruiter SW Locums will hunt for the right post for you. Using our wealth of experience in your sector we will contact our vast database of clients offering your services. We will not wait for the post to come to us.


    SW Locums has an unrivalled access to training courses supporting our staff at every step of their professional career progression within the Social Work Sector.


    SW Locums are always contactable by phone, email or you can even request a visit and we will come to you. With our state of the art, fully automated systems We pay all our locums on time, many before their payments are even due!!

    Core Sectors

    Our approach to recruiting?

    We have a completely paperless system and all data, including your resume is saved to our online database. You can pull it any time, update or modify it according to your wish and re-submit it. Staying updated is really easy with SW Locums.

    About Us

    Fully compliant quality services

    SW locums successfully supply social work jobs Uk for over 50 specialist employment contracts including those for all the localised London Boroughs. Our fully audited registration process ensures the supply of fully compliant quality services.

    Personal service

    Our success is built upon personal service, building a bond between client, candidate and agency. We strongly believe that our clients should not be held up in automated queuing systems or that our staff hide behind a blanket of anonymity.

    Personal Support

    Everybody should be able to contact their consultant when they need to. Everybody with SW Locums is accountable. We endeavour to meet personally both with all our retained clients and candidates.

    Over 30 Years experience.

    The team consists of highly experienced members of staff giving over 30 years Recruitment Experience. We are able to assist and advise in every aspect of securing a position from constructing the perfect C.V. to choosing your preferred method of payment and ensuring that Locums are always paid correctly and in a timely manner!!

    Tailored Training

    SW Locums offer comprehensive, tailored training packages to all staff covering all updated legislation relevant to the industry. Providing solutions for one off needs to specialist projects, SW Locums are able to meet the demands of every client. Retaining consultants with over 30 years combined experience within the social care jobs greater London industry we have developed and maintained healthy longstanding relationships with many of the top decision makers within the marketplace.

    Financial benefits

    We make full use of the latest cloud IT technology to ensure we keep our overheads to a minimum, passing on the savings to candidates and clients. Whether you find social work jobs in London via SW locums or a competitor it will benefit you financially to place your post through SW Locums Ltd

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    SW Locums. 3 Hamels Park Barns, Hamels Park, Buntingford, Hertfordshire, SG9 9NE. United Kingdom.
    Telephone :
    01920 823775
    E-mail: info@swlocums.com