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Step into Social Care

City, Guilds Group

5 mins

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In this course, social care worker Jean Spence introduces readers to the social welfare industry, describing the job opportunities available and the qualities needed to be a social care worker.


Step into Social Care

Step into Social Care

by City


Are you interested in a career in social care but not sure if you have the right skills? As a social care worker with over 30 years of experience, Jean Spence can help.

In this FutureLearn course from City & Guilds Group, Spence describes the traits that all social care workers in the UK need to succeed. Step into Social Care walks students through the job settings available, from residential care to providing social care in a private home, and details various job descriptions within the social care industry.

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Person-centered care is about looking at things from the individual's point of view. It focuses on what is important to them and what will help to make a 'good day.'

- Jean Spence

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