Experience: 2 Years
I have experience assisting vulnerable adults in their day to day lives. This includes personal care, helping with cooking meals, shopping, spending days out and general living. I am also competent to give medication when required, making and attending doctors and hospital appointments. Filling in daily records this includes Care plans, Activities records, Medication, Intake and Output and bowel charts. I have passed First aid, Medication, Fire Safety, Food Hygiene, Epilepsy, Disability and Autism Awareness training.
I have attended courses for First aid, Medication Administration, Disability awareness, Epilepsy, Autism Awareness, Fire safety and Health and Safety at work as well as doing E-Learning. These courses were done in my own time paid for by my current employer. I have certificates showing all the courses I have attended and past.
I have been working for Regard for 16 months. I am key worker for a service user in the bungalow I work in.
The service users at my place of work are adults with varying disabilities from learning difficulties to downs syndrome.
I have recently passed an advanced driver course.