Qualifications and Training

You don’t need any specific qualifications to work for us as a Support Worker, but there are several training options available that will help you progress in your career in social care.

  • Apprenticeships

    Paid Support Worker Apprenticeships with Hft are a great way of getting on-the-job training while working towards a formal qualification and earning a wage.
  • Vocational Qualifications

    Holding a Diploma in Health and Social Care at level 2 or 3 or planning to attain one is a positive for anyone looking to pursue a career in social care.
  • Degrees

    Undergraduate and postgraduate degree courses in Health and Social Care are available at providers across the country.
  • Useful Resources

    Useful sources for guidance, resources, advice and information related to furthering your career in adult social care.