Health Visitor

- Health education

- Developmental screening and assessment

General Practitioner

- Diagnosis and treatment of illness

Community Nurse

- Nursing care of patients in their own homes or residential homes

Social Worker

- Working with people who are facing a crisis and at risk of failing to cope

- Child protection

- Some specialise in supporting people with specific impairments

Personal Care Assistant

- Providing personal and domestic care

Occupational Therapist

- Assessing clients for aids and adaptations

- Assisting in arranging for provision or funding of aids and adaptations


- using a range of techniques to help clients maintain health, mobility


Sam Morran


A good list of some of the major job roles within the caring sector.