I am a qualified and experienced Self Employed Live in Carer, having worked in this area for 4 years. I also have experience in a Nursing Care Home dedicated to Palliative and End of Life Care.
I work both through agencies and privately, and am available to provide services all over the UK and abroad.
My clients have ranged in age and also health needs, but I primarily focus on the elderly and those with Dementia and Parkinsons.
English is my first language, and I am mature, intelligent, sociable, adaptable and empathetic. I have excellent domestic skills, and am comfortable with and enjoy the company of pets, should my clients have them.
I have basic first aid skills, trained to use manual handling equipment and can administer medication.
I hold a Level 2 Qualification in Health and Social Care, a current CRB, full carer insurance and a full clean driving licence. I do not however use a car for work.
I am able to cook a wide range of meals specific to my clients, and take pride in my domestic skills.
I live in Cumbria, but am prepared to travel anywhere in the UK.
Live In Care Experience: 4-6 Yrs. Yrs
General Care Experience: Live in care work, Home Care, Other Care Work, Care for close relative or loved one
Looking for work in the following Locations:
South East, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Channel Isles, Hampshire, Hertfordshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Middlesex, Oxfordshire, Surrey, Sussex, Wiltshire, North West, Cheshire, Cumberland, Isle of Man, Lancashire, Liverpool, Manchester, Merseyside, Warrington, North, County Durham, Cumbria, Leeds, Newcastle Upon Tyne, North Humberside, Northumberland, Sheffield, Sunderland, Tyne And Wear, York, Yorkshire, Scotland, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Angus, Argyllshire, Ayrshire, Banffshire, Berwickshire, Caithness, Clackmannanshire, Comhairle Nan Eilean Siar, Cromartyshire, Dumfriesshire, Dunbartonshire, Dundee, East Lothian, Edinburgh, Fife, Flintshire, Glamorgan, Glasgow, Highland, Inverness-shire, Isle Of Arran, Isle Of Benbecula, Isle of Bute, Isle of Colonsay, Isle of Cumbrae, Isle of Gigha, Isle Of Harris, Isle of Islay, Isle of Jura, Isle of Lewis, Isle Of Mull, Isle Of North Uist, Isle Of Scalpay, Isle of Skye, Isle Of South Uist, Isle Of Tiree, Kincardineshire, Kirkcudbrightshire, Lanarkshire, Mid Glamorgan, Midlothian, Moray, Morayshire, Orkney, Orkney Islands, Peeblesshire, Perth And Kinross, Perthshire, Renfrewshire, Roxburghshire, Scottish Borders, Selkirkshire, Shetland, Shetland Islands, South Glamorgan, Stirlingshire, Sutherland, West Glamorgan, West Lothian, Wigtownshire, East England, Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Essex, Norfolk, Suffolk
English Language Level: Advanced
Driving Licence: Full License - I don't have my own car
Care Qualifications: NVQ Health and Social Care
Care Skills: Brain Injury, Cancer, Catheter Care, COSHH Training, Dementia, End of life / Palliative Care, Incontinence, Learning Disability, Manual Handling, Medication Training, Multiple Sclerosis, Parkinsons, Peg Feeding, Personal Care, Spinal Injury, Stoma, Stroke
Current DBS: Yes