Social Care CLE Guide

Adult social care roles

Regulated profession roles

Be registered with a regulated body to practice. They require relevant qualifications which might include an undergraduate degree, apprenticeship or diploma.

Management roles

Be responsible for managing a small team or be the CEO of an organisation.

Direct care roles

Work with people who need care and support.

Other social care support roles

Whatever your interests, there is a role in social care for you.

Ancillary roles

These roles don’t involve direct care but are vital to the running of an organisation.

For more information see Skills for Care.