I am a Female carer with several years support work, residential care work,and home care work experience. I have worked extensively with older people, as well as those with injury or mental health issues, and have delivered and managed their care. I have experience in working with adults diagnosed with cognitive impairments e.g. dementia, and have experience in designing and delivering meaningful activity programmes, cognitive stimulation therapies,, and rehabilitation programmes to maintain and increase mobility.
I am looking for work in Scotland , but may consider work elsewhere.
My English language level is Advanced
I have a Full Driving License, my own car, and no penalty points.
I have care qualifications equivalent to SVQ3 in Health and Social Care, an Honours degree in Psychology, and a Postgraduate qualification in Social studies/Social work.I Have worked as a support worker with many service user groups over several years, and have worked with clients to assist with skills maintainance/ skills development, including confidence,budgeting, social skills and inclusion, managing paperwork,legal issues, and signposting clients to other services when required.