Who are we?

Founded in 2012, Sheldon Phillips is a niche Social Work recruitment agency supplying both locum and permanent staff into the Qualified Social Work sector.

With nearly 15 years experience in the Social Care sector, we focus our time on you. Your job search is personal and everyone is different, so our consultants are trained to ensure your job search is as unique as you are.

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Not looking for a job right now?

Our team are highly trained to deal with any questions you have, even if you just want some advice on where your career can go. From first year students, to experienced Heads of Service, we are here to answer any questions you might have.

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APSCo Membership

APSCo Members since 2016, we go out of our way to show that we are 100% compliant as an agency. As one of the most respected recruitment bodies, APSCo embrace the Social Work and Social Care sectors whole heartedly and ensure all members are working hard to uphold their reputation.

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Our Mission

To provide the best personal job search in the Social Care sector!

Our Key Values

Our Story


Where it all began

Founder and Managing Director, Jamie Trick entered the Social Care sector for the first time, building a successful locum recruitment desk. Working hard to build his reputation within the sector, Jamie made sure to adhere to his 5 core and key values - Honest, Excellence, Transparency, Caring and Integrity.

Where it all began

Sheldon Phillips was born

Sheldon Phillips was created with the goal of providing a less corporate, more personal style of recruitment into the sector. Starting from a small base in West Berkshire, the company started to grow and rapidly become a key supplier to a number of Local Authorities in London and the South East.

Sheldon Phillips was born

APSCo Social Work Chair

Mid 2022 saw Managing Director Jamie Trick become APSCo Chair for Social Work across the United Kingdom. Leading meetings with Social Work members and helping to shape delivery of content from APSCo for their members, Jamie has thrown himself into the role, bringing with him our key company viaues.

APSCo Social Work Chair

A New HQ for Growth!

Brand new modern offices in Newbury coupled with a fantastic re brand for the business signalled the sign of a new dawn for Sheldon Phillips. With ambitious growth plans that are ramping up into 2024 and beyond, now really is the time to join us on our journey

A New HQ for Growth!

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At Sheldon Phillips, we pride ourselves on our personal service for both candidates and clients. We work differently to other agencies be getting to know you. Listening is our best skill because we want to hear what you have to say!

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