Care Development East – Shaping futures in Health & Social Care

Care Development East – Shaping futures in Health & Social Care

In the ever-evolving landscape of healthcare and social services, the need for passionate and dedicated individuals to guide the next generation is more critical than ever. Since its inception in 2007, Care Development East has been a stalwart in the Health and Social Care sector. Not only has it survived, but it has also thrived, continually adapting to the changing needs of the industry. Now, with their sights set on expanding their team, they invite individuals who are committed to making a positive impact on the careers of young people in this industry to be a part of their exciting journey.

Two unique career opportunities

Care Development East is thrilled to announce two incredible career opportunities tailored for individuals who are passionate about shaping the future of Health and Social Care.

Health & Care Careers Officer

As a Health and Care Careers Officer, you’ll play a vital role in providing project support to the Next Generation Project Health and Care Manager. Your responsibilities will include coordinating Health and Social Care Ambassadors, organising medical applicant days, and facilitating various career activities such as school workshops, careers fairs, online Let’s Talk sessions, and support with Health and Care academies. Your role will revolve around communicating with the younger generation, advising, and providing guidance on routes into the Health and Social Care fields. Your extensive knowledge of pathways into health and social care roles will shine through as you assist in building career pathways and boosting recruitment in Health and Social Care across Suffolk and Northeast Essex.

Apprenticeship and Careers Project Officer

If you are passionate about supporting projects that raise the profile of adult social care and promote it as a fulfilling career choice, the role of Apprenticeship and Careers Project Officer is tailor-made for you. In this position, you will be instrumental in coordinating apprenticeships, work experiences, and guidance for those exploring careers in adult social care. Your responsibilities will encompass a range of projects, including Care Careers Suffolk, Skills for Care’s Workforce Development Fund, and the new Complete Care Training Hub. From organizing taster days to providing one-on-one advice, you will be a key player in raising awareness about this rewarding field.

Both positions at Care Development East adopt a hybrid working approach, with the office based in Needham Market. There will be a requirement to travel across the county to support events and initiatives.

Who is Care Development East?

Care Development East has built a respected name in the Health and Social Care Sector since its establishment in 2007. The organization is dedicated to promoting excellence across the social care and health workforce in the East of England. They provide impartial advice, support, guidance, and information to the sector. Now, they are excited to welcome dedicated individuals to their team who share their passion for shaping futures in Health and Social Care.

How to Apply

If these roles resonate with you and you have the required skills and experience, Care Development East would love to hear from you. To apply, please send your up-to-date CV along with a covering letter detailing how you meet the job requirements to

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