Real stories from real people
Find out if you have what it takes from our case studies below.
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.
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.
Learning Disability Team Job Coach
Sarah Grice works for the Supported Employment team at HFT Flintshire as a Job Coach. Sarah helps find work for adults with learning disabilities.
Practice Learning Co Ordinator
Nia is a social worker by profession and is now a Practice Learning Co-Ordinator who supports individuals on their journeys to become Social Workers.
Learning Disability Team Regional Manager
Jordan Smith is the regional manager for HFT Flintshire and manages eight different services across Flintshire who support around 275 adults with learning disabilities.
Learning Disability Team Support
John Wilman supports those with learning disabilities to become more independent and confident by running workshops such as upcycling furniture.
Assistant Director at Pobl Group
Sara sought after a career change that gave back to the community. She started from the bottom and has worked her way up, to now overseeing the supported living environments and community services.
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.