Job types available

There are lots of different job roles and opportunities to progress in adult social care, it just depends what you're interested in and what role best suits your skills. 

Click on the jobs below to find out more about what you could do in each role and the skills, qualifications and experience you might need. 

You might want to work directly with people in roles such as 

Or you might want to work in a support or ancillary role such as a kitchen worker, technician, marketing officer, finance worker, employment advisor or an administration worker. 

You can also read more in our Job roles in adult social care leaflet. 


Activities worker

Advocacy worker

Complementary therapist


Housing support officer

Occupational therapist

Personal assistant

Rehabilitation worker

Social worker

Support and ancillary roles

Working in health care