Real stories from real people
Find out if you have what it takes from our case studies below.
Childcare. Helping build your child’s future and yours.
A big thank you to Sam and Hollies Daycare Nursery for helping us create this special film.
Head of Children's Services
Jane from Monmouthshire County Council talks about the values and skills needed to work in social care.
Abacus Day Nursery
Parents and carers
We asked parents and carers for their honest thoughts on sending their children back to childcare settings during the pandemic.
Although things are different, the staff at Abacus Day Nursery have done all they can to continue providing a safe space for children to learn and have fun.
Senior Family Worker
Rachel joined the sector as a Classroom Assistant and quickly realised how much she enjoyed making a difference to children’s lives and seeing them develop. She now supports families through Flying Start in Anglesey and shares her passion for working in early years and childcare as a WeCare Ambassador.
After leaving university, Tracey applied for a job as a Nursery Assistant at Hollies Daycare Nursery. During that time, she was able to complete her qualifications and progress to become Nursery Manager.
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.