Do you have what it takes?
Get a glimpse into what it’s really like to work in care with our new online learning resource. You’ll watch videos of real-life social care scenarios and answer questions about how you would react in these situations to find out if a career in care is right for you.
An Introduction to social care
National programme to launch January 2022
Are you considering working in Social Care?
Do you feel you need to gain skills and understanding of the roles available?
We are running a three-day free, fully funded training course for people interested in working in social care called an Introduction to Social Care.
Are you looking for a new job, challenge, or change in career? Working in care could be perfect for you.
Take a look at our dedicated jobs portal for roles in social care, early years and childcare. Once you’ve signed up, you will receive updates about available care roles in your area – whatever your level of experience.
Real stories from real people
There is no better way to know if you have what it takes than hearing from people who are currently doing the job.
Below are a selection of films for you to view.
Dawn Lancaster and Helen Sullivan
Branch Manager and Recruitment Officer
Dawn and Helen tell us what is really needed to work in the care sector and what progression opportunities are available.
Tayla works with children to inspire, learn and develop through play, in the secure and safe environment of Cwtch Nursery.
Senior Care Worker
After 31 years as a flight attendant, Mark Griffiths wanted a new career challenge that provided pride and purpose. Mark now works as a Senior Care Worker helping to support those from 8 to 102 years old.
Job vacancies in care
Wales needs more social care workers.
Many people working in social care have made the jump from jobs such as hospitality or retail. Use your transferable skills and apply for roles in your area now.