About the PA
Additional information about working hoursI am currently employed and the above hours are when I am currently available. It is my intention to leave my employment and provide private support, this will then increase my availability.
I am a calm and quiet person who is confident and professional. I have many years working in the community as a support worker, working mainly with the elderly but also with young people with disabilities.
I am currently working for the Kent Autistic Trust as a specialist support worker in a supported living environment. I was a foster carer for several years, providing care for children with autism and learning difficulties.
I have current first aid and the following qualifications:
Care certificate (97% pass)
Level 2, Understanding the safe handling of medication in health and social care.
Level 2, The Principles of Dementia care
B Tec National Diploma in Business Studies
GCE – Maths, English Language, Needlecraft, Physics, Biology, Chemistry, History and Office Studies
I also have training in the following:
Autistic spectrum conditions, Dysphagia, End of Life care, Epilepsy awareness, Equality and diversity, Fire Safety, First aid, Food hygiene, Health and Safety, Infection Control, Information governance, Manual Handling of objects, Medication Practice, Mental capacity and Dols, Moving and handling, Nutrition and hydration, Safeguarding, Bringing memories alive, De-escalation, ADHD and Autism, Child Protection, Radicalisation in young people, Safeguarding, Transactional Analysis as well as other mandatory training,