Welcome to Proud to Care Oxfordshire. We are here to help local people find rewarding jobs in adult social care and to support care employers across Oxfordshire with their recruitment needs.
Proud to Care Oxfordshire was set up in spring 2021 by Oxfordshire Association of Care Providers,working in partnership with Oxfordshire County Council. Our aim is to spread the word about the benefits of working in adult social care and celebrate the stories of front-line workers, who love the job they do. Care work is one of the most fulfilling jobs and offers fantastic career opportunities.
We work closely with care employers across the county, and with a variety of training and employment specialists in the wider Proud to Care partnership.
Working in Partnership to help you step into a career in care:
If you feel you need to chat with someone, or you need extra help and advice please contact the following organisations. They are here to help you into a job and/or guide your career change journey to working in the care sector.
Oxfordshire Association of Care Providers (OACP)
Many adult social care employers (who are members of OACP) actively post their vacancies on Proud to Care Oxfordshire. You can find jobs in Residential Care and Nursing Homes, Home Care Companies, Community Support Services and Voluntary Sector Organisations. If you would like to learn more about working in the care sector email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Aspire is a multi-award-winning employment charity and social enterprise, based in the heart of Oxford. Aspire is offering jobseekers help to build your confidence and support your transition into working in social care, so that you find the right job, with the right employer, and you are off to a flying start. Email: Natalie Wicks to request a call back.
Activate Learning offer short courses to prepare you for working in the Care sector, which are FREE and include the opportunity to informally meet local care employers.
Email: Jon Childs to request a call back.