7 Steps to Becoming a Professional Care Worker

Follow these easy steps to start your journey to becoming a professional Care Worker with Calon Lan. With jobs available throughout North Wales, we’re always on the lookout for more fabulous people to join our teams.

Step 1: Apply online or contact your local branch

Search and apply online. However you apply, you’ll be asked key questions to make sure you meet our criteria.

Step 2: Phone interview

We’ll arrange a 15-minute phone interview to get to know you better. If you’re successful, you’ll be invited to a face-to-face interview at your local branch.

Step 3: Face-to-face interview

At the interview, you’ll be asked questions  to see how you’d handle certain situations. Please bring ID and other requested paperwork so this can be checked as part of your application.

Step 4: Orientation

You’ll be invited to attend our one day corporate induction. This is the beginning of your journey with Calon Lan.  At this point we will submit your DBS check.

Step 5: Shadowing

Once your DBS has been returned, your Line Manager will arrange for you to shadow your Team Leader. This will give you hands-on experience of the role before you start.

Step 6: Job offer and orientation

With good feedback from shadowing, your Line Manager will confirm your contract, start date and work times. You’ll also receive your uniform and ID.

Step 7: Professional, status here we come

You’re on your way to professional status. We will continue to support you in your role.