A rewarding job that makes a difference to people’s lives. And yours.

A career in adult social care is a vital job that makes a difference to people’s lives everyday. No two people are the same, and neither are the days working with them. As a care support worker you’ll be part of a team of committed individuals who change lives every day through their support and compassion.

Martin Taylor

“You can progress in the service if you show you want to learn, and you are passionate about what you do. It’s a hugely rewarding profession to get into.”

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Advantages of being a care support worker

Supporting someone to live the life they choose is incredibly fulfilling. You’re doing something worthwhile. You can take great pride in what you do. And there are many other advantages to starting a career as a care support worker.

The big reasons why

“You need to want to help people and be compassionate but I would definitely tell people to just go for it. You’ll never look back.”

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Get Job Security with a guaranteed minimum wage

Social care is a growing industry that is needed to suit our changing population. This means that roles in social care come with plenty of job security. Alongside this security, you will be paid a minimum of £9.50 an hour, no matter your age. From December 1st 2021, the hourly rate for adult social care workers delivering direct care will jump from £9.50 to at least £10.02 an hour.