Ancillary roles


Ancillary roles can work in any social care setting including care homes, supported living flats, in the community, or local authorities. Ancillary roles include Cooks, Domestic Workers, Drivers and Maintenance Workers.

See the videos and case studies to find out more.


There are many different management roles in social care. Use the links below to explore more about each of the management roles on the Skills for Care website.

Videos and case studies

Adult Social Care | Rewarding Career

Further information

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