'I’m able to provide the right level of support to enable people to remain in their own home for as long as they can – that’s where they want to be.'
'If you have a genuine desire to help people, don’t mind getting your hands dirty… then do it.'
'Good challenges are supporting the ladies to learn new tasks and often being able to have a laugh while doing so.'
'I feel that I have made a positive difference when I finish a day at work'
'I would encourage anyone to take up this career choice as it is very rewarding.'
'I enjoy working with people and helping them realise their potential.'
'I always liked the idea of helping people who needed help to reach their full potential in life.'
'I want to provide the best possible service for the people I support and this spurs me on to ensure that others do their best too.'
'Enabling an individual to live as full and independent life as possible is really rewarding.'
'I would recommend a career in social services. It is such a rewarding career and you meet some incredible people.'
'It's heart-warming knowing you can make a difference to someone's day, even if you don't know you have.'
'Being in a position to aid in the provision of social justice in any shape or form, I find very rewarding indeed.'
'Seeing the service users happy and content and being able to do new things is rewarding for staff to see.'
'When you make that connection, whether it's through listening to music or dancing, it's just brilliant!'
'It's so rewarding to see the team build on their job knowledge and confidence, allowing them to put their skills into practice.'
'Nothing beats the feeling you get from making others happy'
'You need to be strong and not faint-hearted but there is great job satisfaction when you know you’ve done a good job.'