Careers That Keep on Giving

Learning & Career Opportunities in Adult Social Care


Caring to give…

For those who are passionate about care and bringing out the best in others, care work can represent a varied and fulfilling career choice.

Designed for those interested in working within Adult Social Care, one of the most demanding yet rewarding sectors, this 3 week fully funded tutor led course will prepare and equip you with the knowledge and understanding needed to care for others.

You’ll learn how to support people in various ways – perhaps helping them to live independently, or with daily tasks and developing or regaining skills.

What will you learn?

  • Introduction to the values, attitudes and personal skills needed to thrive in the care sector
  • Introduction to Care Quality Standards
  • Understanding how to promote safe care that promotes quality of life
  • Understanding how to recognize & deliver personalized care
  • Customer Service skills – better communication, how to resolve problems & meet customer needs
  • Work-skills – how to identify job opportunities, improve your CV & job applications
  • Preparing for and succeeding at job interviews

What will happen?

  • Online learning delivered via videoconferencing over three weeks
  • Virtual classroom in your own home led by a fully qualified tutor
  • Guaranteed interview with local Health & Social Care provider
  • We even pay for your basic DBS check
  • No exam – portfolio based assessment

What will you achieve?

  • Level 1 Award in Personal & Social Skills
    (includes  Bullying Awareness)
  • Level 1 Personal Resilience & Perseverance
  • Level 1 Certificate of Introduction to Customer Service
  • Introduction to Care Principles Certificate (Kendal College)

Week One

  • Registration & Enrolment
  • Meet the Employers/Register with Partner Agency
  • Award in Personal Resilience & Perseverance

Week Two

  • Certificate of Introduction to Customer Service
  • Introduction to Care Quality Standards
  • Cidori Jobs Fair

Week Three

  • Personal & Social Skills (including Bullying Awareness)
  • Completion of College Certificate


“Cidori tutors have done everything they can to help me achieve the qualifications needed to get a decent job with a good future.”

Stephen, Former learner

Now in full time employment

Get ready for work in Adult Social Care…


Register your interest now & be ready for courses commencing soon!

  1. ‘Get in touch’ below takes you to our ‘Contact Us’ page
  2.  Add “Adult Social Care” in the message box
  3. One of our team will be in touch

All the best!

Course Entry requirements

  • Age 19 as of the 31st August prior to the course commencing
  • UK resident for 3+ years
  • Laptop/PC required (no smart phones please)
  • In receipt of any of these benefits: JSA/ESA/UC/Income Support
  • You must have one of the following forms of ID:
    UK Passport, UK Driving Licence, UK Birth Certificate, EU ID card/passport or Residency Permit/documents
  • Please note to secure employment in Adult Social Care you will be required to undergo a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check

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