What qualifications do I need?
None! Simple as that!
To start a career in care you don’t require any qualifications. Whether you’re looking at relief work, part time work, casual work or full time work, you can go into care without experience or qualifications.
Your qualifications will be gained throughout your employment.
How can I start?
- Choosing specific courses at school/ 6th form. Consider taking Health and Social care!
- Volunteer/ work experience/ Taster days
- Apply for advertised vacancy
- Apply for an apprenticeship
But remember none of these routes require experience!