Meet the I Care…Ambassadors
Could your care workers help to promote social care careers?
The case studies and videos below share the experiences of some of those individuals who have already signed up as an I Care…Ambassador.
Chris Goode - Senior support worker, Cornwall Adult Social Care
Michael Lucy and Adam - Norfolk I Care...Ambassador partnership
Ben Rosamond- Sunderland City Council
Millie Davey- Apprentice support worker
Sandie Oxborrow - Registered manager, Cardinal healthcare
Simone Dyer - Registered care manager, Bluebird Care
Lucy Hoddy - Norfolk I Care...Ambassador partnership
This case study focuses on Lucy. She works as a domiciliary care worker for Manorcourt Homecare and combines her role with being an I Care…Ambassador for Norfolk I Care…Ambassador partnership. She uses her passion for the job to counter the negative media coverage and feels the ambassador role is a great way of attracting people with the right values and skills to work in social care.
Chris Goode - Cornwall Adult Social Care
This case study focuses on Chris Goode. He is a senior support worker for Acorn Park Lodge and he combines this role with being an I Care…Ambassador for Cornwall Adult Social Care service. As an ambassador he involves James, who is a resident of Acorn Park Lodge in his activity, which provides them both with the opportunity to engage with the local community.
Danielle Dyer - Cornwall Adult Social Care
This case study focuses on Danielle is a senior support worker for Acorn Park Lodge and she combines her role with being an I Care…Ambassador for Cornwall Adult Social Care service. As an ambassador she feels she has an important part to play in helping to promote what it’s really like to work in social care, as it provides an opportunity for her to talk about all of the rewarding activities she does on a daily basis.