Female support worker with 4 years experience.
NVQ level 3 Health and social care
I have worked with men that display challenging behaviour for 4 years. I have been a senior support worker for the past year.
NVQ level 3 in health and social care.
Since working as a support worker I have worked with men that require different levels of support.
I have been in contact with individuals that have been diagnosed with a range of different things from autism, fragile x, ADHD, schizophrenia, bipolar, depression, GAD, epilepsy, personality disorder. DI George and acquired brain injury.
I am trained in MAPA and first aid. I have also completed BVS training and been involved in internal training.
I have been involved in developing care plans for the past 3 and a half years.
As a Senior support worker I have taken on more responsibilities such as writing support plans and risk assessments, residents finances, attending professional appointments, interviews, rota management, staff supervisions and observations, developing new paperwork (observation charts) and leading a shift.