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After working as a gardener for 12 years, Chris decided to change careers and become a support worker.
Chris knew he wanted a job where he could support people to live their lives the way they wanted to and hoped he could also contribute to changing their lives.
Jess loves her role as a support worker; it’s hard work but the rewards are brilliant.
Jess decided she wanted to support adults with learning disabilities. With no qualifications in this area, Jess was keen to begin training and completed a level 2 Apprenticeship during her first year of employment.
Philip previously had a career in the armed forces and wasn’t sure what to do next.
He wanted a role that offered flexibility with his personal life and a good work life balance. Philip decided to try care work for a few months.