Our top tips on how to start a career in Care in Staffordshire!

If you have a passion for care work and you’d like to start a career in care but don’t have the experience we require then this page should help point you in the right directions to a career in care.

There are lots of care homes throughout Staffordshire who are looking for care assistants and support workers without any experience and they offer training!

The quickest way to connect with these homes is by joining the Staffordshire Care Market Development Team's website as many of these homes are registered with them. You can also apply for care jobs directly through the site. 

Staffordshire’s Care Market Development Team is committed to supporting the social care sector in Staffordshire to recruit, retain and develop high quality, highly skilled staff, who in turn deliver high quality services.
They do this by:

  • Linking those seeking employment in the sector with employers seeking staff, at no cost to employers or employees.
  • Delivering a wide range of sector-specific training and events to staff at all levels, including Care Workers, Team Leaders, Supervisors, Registered Nurses and Registered Managers.
  • Providing a wide range of information, guidance and resources to support high quality workforce and service development.


Think Care Careers website by Skills for Care is another great website that is packed full of useful information about working in care.

And remember, there is nothing wrong with dropping off your CV at your local care home, you never know, they may just be looking!

Good luck and please remember us in the future, should you gain the experience that we seek!


Working from offices in Hanley, Walsall and Gloucester; Cream Health Care is a name that is synonymous with Health & Social Care recruitment throughout Staffordshire, Gloucestershire and the West Midlands. Established in 2009 we have become the first choice Health & Social Care Agency for job seekers and employers throughout the region. You can read what our staff and clients think of Cream Health Care by reading their testimonials here.

To contact the Cream Team about recruitment send an e-mail to: info@creamhealthcare.co.uk  or call: 01782 261552.