Working in care

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Find out about working in care and the range of support available to care providers to attract and retain staff

Join our Adult Social Care team and make a real difference to the lives of Leicestershire residents.

You could offer care to someone else during the daytime, evenings and at weekends as a Shared Lives carer

If you become a personal assistant or PA, you’ll support a person who has care and support needs to live independently in their own home and local community.  

Supporting private, voluntary, and independent care providers to attract and retain staff and helping prospective applicants to learn about the opportunities available to them.


Inspired to Care winners 2022

The finalists have been nominated by colleagues, family, friends, or people they support

The Festival of Practice attracted more than 900 bookings to nearly 30 workshops

Priorities include identifying and recognising carers quickly

Become a Shared Lives Carer

Are you over 18 years old with some experience in a caring role?

Find out how you could change a life from your own home by becoming a Shared Lives Carer.

A woman with Down syndrome and her carer planting