Rory Birch (PGCE, MREC CertRP)

Senior Consultant - Children’s and Adults Specialist Care

Rory's Bio

A graduate from Manchester Metropolitan University with a first class BA (Hons) in English and a PGCE with distinction, Rory works within the Children’s Services team based from Compass Associates’ Manchester office.

Rory oversees the northern region where he is responsible for placing talented managers within the Adult Residential, Supported Living and Domiciliary Care Markets in addition to Children’s specialist services nationwide. Despite only joining in mid-2021, Rory had an immediate impact with both outstanding client and candidate feedback in the form of testimonials commenting on his first-class service.

Rory is also a regular attendee at seminars, conferences and awards to ensure his network and knowledge is current and relative, giving him the best opportunities to understand market trends and movements.

Recent Assignments

  • Registered Manager

    Learning Disabilities - Privately Owned

  • Quality and Compliance Manager

    Autism & Learning Disabilities - Private Equity

  • Business Development Manager

    Young Care Leavers - Private Owned

  • Operations Manager

    Learning Disabilities - Charity

  • Peripatetic Registered Manager

    Autism & Learning Disabilities - Privately Owned


Thank you for your hard work and support with recruiting a new Service Manager; you were very professional, and the standard of applicant was very high. The process was a good experience and we worked well in partnership to resolve a successful outcome.

Deborah Gregory, Regional Director

Throughout the whole recruitment process I found Rory extremely professional, his communication was excellent. Rory kept me updated throughout the recruitment process from start to end. I would recommend Rory to any health care professional looking to change roles within the health and social care sector.

David Winger-Beeston, Service Manager (Learning Disabilities)