John Edwin Ltd - Recruitment


John Edwin is a recruitment and staffing company providing a specialist service to public and private sector organisations delivering inpatient and community-based mental health care as well as specialist mental health services nationwide.

The creation of John Edwin was driven by the desire to provide a more conducive recruitment offering to those working within the mental health sector. Our ambition is to support our clients by providing them with the specialists they need to deliver the highest levels of care to those with a wide range of mental health and behavioural needs.

We routinely support the NHS, local authorities and private sector organisations by placing social workers, nurses, psychiatrists, psychotherapists and allied health professionals into permanent and locum roles within CAMHS and young people, adult and older adult, and specialist mental health services in both inpatient and community settings. For our NHS clients, John Edwin is committed to delivering safe, quality staffing in line with the national price caps set by Monitor and NHS Improvement and the Agenda for Change maximum wage rates.

Our focus is, and will always remain, on mental health, underpinned by our belief that being a specialist in our chosen sector will always yield the best results. We continually seek to strengthen our offering through investing in the skills and knowledge of our staff, ensuring that our understanding of our sector is second to none, compounded by our founders’ combined 20 years health and social care experience.

As a John Edwin professional, you will receive the benefit of industry-leading knowledge from an agency that focuses solely on the mental health sector, ensuring open and honest communication and advice on how to realise your career aspirations. We operate a robust yet streamlined screening process, making registration and ongoing compliance as simple as possible, whilst adhering stringently to safer recruitment guidelines and the NHS Employers Employment Check Standards. All John Edwin professionals are subject to checks on identity, professional registration, qualifications, employment history, and criminal record, supported at every step by a dedicated Compliance Officer.