The 2018 Social Worker of the Year awards took place in London on Friday 30th November. Entries for this year's awards open in April 2019. #SWA18

Sanctuary Social Care

Headline Sponsor

Category Sponsor: Overall Social Worker of the Year, Best Social Work Employer of the Year 

Tel: 0333 7000 022


Sanctuary Social Care has been the headline sponsor of the Social Work Awards since 2010 and is proud to help recognise best practice and great social work while helping support the awards to grow in strength.


As the UK’s leading provider of social workers, we work in partnership with employers across the country, including over 160 local authorities, Cafcass, major charities and private sector organisations.


In 2017, we collected three national recruitment awards at the Recruiter Awards for Excellence in the categories of 'Best Temporary Agency', 'Best Public/Third Sector Agency' and 'Best Client Service'. In 2016, we won an award for 'Best Candidate Care'.


Our website list hundreds of live job vacancies, across both permanent and locum positions in all parts of the country.


We also support the career development of social workers through our professional training division, Sanctuary Training which offers a broad range of classroom-based courses and online learning.


Sanctuary Social Care is a part of Sanctuary Personnel. Other divisions include Sanctuary Health and Sanctuary Criminal Justice.


For more information about Sanctuary, please telephone 0333 7000 022 or see