Careers in Adult Social Care

Find out more about the adult social care sector, training and how to get into a career in adult social care.

Adult Social Care is one of the largest sectors of employment and is growing. In fact social care and health combined are the largest employer sector in the country. In Brighton & Hove there are around 7,600 workers in adult social care.

Adult social care offers a range of rewarding careers with real variety, the opportunity to make a difference and to progress.

Working in adult social care is a skilled job. We provide training for people working in adult social care sector in Brighton & Hove.​

Personal Assistants support people with everyday activities such as shopping, leisure activities, washing and personal care. They fit flexibly around their needs at the times and on the days of the week that suit the person.

Other careers

If you would like to find out more about the variety of careers in adult social care the Think Care Careers site has a wealth of information including stories of people working in the sector.