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Childcare. Building your child’s future and yours.

Over the next few weeks, we’re celebrating how the Early Years and Childcare workers and settings provide so many children across Wales with the best start in life.

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.

News: Gaining training and qualifications while working in care

Find out how Kayleigh Evans, a Senior Childcare Worker from Wrexham, has developed her knowledge and skills and gained her required qualifications while working.

International Year of the Nurse

2020 is the International Year of the Nurse and the Midwife, which coincides with two hundred years since the birth of Florence Nightingale.

Adult Care Home Nurses provide person-centred care to residents.2020 Year of the Nurse Logo Final

A Question of Care
A Career for YOU?

Do you enjoy seeing people get the most out of each day and achieve what they want in life? This is what a career in care is all about!

Try the interactive video challenge ‘A Question of Care: a Career for YOU’ to see what a career in care is like.

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WeCare Wales aims to raise awareness and understanding of social care, early years and childcare and attract
more people with the right skills and values to work in caring roles with children and adults.

 

If you have a positive attitude and a commitment to care for others, then for most roles you can gain any training
and qualifications you need on the job. There are lots of ways to work flexibly, so you can fit caring for people
around you and your family.

 

For the right people, it’s one of the most rewarding careers there is. Learn about the jobs available in
working with children and adults in Wales.

 

Find job vacancies in care near you on our jobs portal.

 

 

Real stories from real people

Find out if you have what it takes from our case studies below.

Jake Albrighton
Care Assistant

Jake is a Care Assistant at Tregerddan Care Home near Aberystwyth. After volunteering there when he was younger, he completed an access to nursing course and was soon offered a full-time job working with the residents.

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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.

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