"I wake up everyday looking forward to going to work and knowing I’m making such a positive difference to other people’s lives."

Kerr Taylor-Whitelaw, Support Worker at The Action Group

"You need to be caring, good-natured, and patient. It’s important to be able to empathise and understand people’s situations."

Katie Tierney, Community Living Services at Capability Scotland in Edinburgh

“To have a successful career in social care, you need to be understanding, friendly, empathetic and flexible. I’ve definitely developed both professionally and personally.”

Martin Taylor, Service Manager at with YOU in Midlothian

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