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Become a Personal Assistant

A new role in social care is that of a personal
assistant, who works with someone to provide
whatever practical support they need to help them
live independently... Interested in becoming an Adult Social Care Personal Assistant?

Become a Shared Lives Carer

Being a Shared Lives carer is a rewarding and worthwhile experience. You have the chance of giving something while you gain the satisfaction from seeing a person develop through their relationship with you. Shared Lives carers come from a variety of backgrounds and experiences... Interested is becoming a Shared Lives Carer?

Career Pathways in Adult Social Care


In any industry it can sometimes be difficult to see where your next step may be in terms of your career. This area of the website will provide you with accounts from people who work in adult social care and explain how they have progressed through social care.

Adult social care provides a huge number of different work opportunities and career routes can be created in many different ways. By providing real life accounts this will give you inspiration to see what can be achieved and how others have carved a career in social care.

There is advice and guidance from a range of people working in different areas of social care so that you can understand what experience, training, skills and qualities it takes to move into particular sectors of the business.

Social care is not just a job it can be a highly rewarding career and can take you in many different directions. Be inspired to work out your next social care career goal.



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Latest Adult Social Care News...
National Survey for Adult Care Services
21 Nov 2011
Each year local authorities take part in a National Survey for Adult Care Services. The results of...
›› National Survey for Adult Care Services
Blue Badges in Bury are changing
21 Nov 2011
Blue Badges in Bury are changing….. Did you know that from June 2011 Bury Council...
›› Blue Badges in Bury are changing
Bury Training Partnership Development Day
28 Oct 2011
Bury Adult Care Training Partnership Day The Lead Partner - Bury Adult Care Services, invited...
›› Bury Training Partnership Development Day
World Mental Health Day 2011 Bury
10 Oct 2011
On Monday 10th October Adult Care Services and Partners celebrated World Mental Health Day with a...
›› World Mental Health Day 2011 Bury

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