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Antonia O

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302 miles away | Romford, RM7

10 years of experience

I became a carer in 2012 after a long career in finance of over 25 years. I initially worked as a self-employed carer and later become a Personal Assistant (PA). Through my work I learnt how to tailor personal care to client’s preferences and have built a strong rapport with my clients. My vision is...More I became a carer in 2012 after a long career in finance of over 25 years. I initially worked as a self-employed carer and later become a Personal Assistant (PA). Through my work I learnt how to tailor personal care to client’s preferences and have built a strong rapport with my clients. My vision is to provide care services with a personal touch in accordance with CQC regulations. I would now consider myself an experienced manager having worked in a management role for a number of years. My passion is to manage a service that is a high-quality service that we can all be proud of. Education 2017-18 NVQ Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health & Social Care 2016-17 NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care Professional Experience & Areas of Expertise July 2017 to Current Personal Assistant • Led a team of carers to provide care to clients • Roles ranged from providing personal care, communicating with family and ensuring supplies of food and toiletries • Administered medication and updated Mar charts • Collected prescriptions from pharmacy and if a dosette box was not provided tablets were organised into pill mate pack • Responsibilities included requesting repeat prescription from GP and liaising with district nurses • Liaisons with GPs included annual medication reviews and observing the effects of new medication • Nutrition management and liaising GP’s about this whole area • Foot care • Oral care • Laundry and bed management • Providing a holistic care package specific to clients needs, ensuring that the client is well catered for Areas of Expertise End of life Palliative Care Dementia Care Cancer Care July 2017 to October 2018 Home Carer • Duties ranged from personal care: changing of the catheter bag. • Supply management of medication • Administering medication and updating charts, • Liaising with GPs, district nurses and client family members • Incontinence management and ensuring that there was an adequate supply of pads • Food preparation • Tailored cares to suit client’s needs and preferences August 2013 to October 2017 Home Carer • PA in the Barking & Dagenham catchment area • Led a team of carers to provide high quality personal care • Monitored carers’ hours and managed client care folders • Led a team of carers to provide care to clients • Roles ranged from providing personal care, communicating with family and ensuring supplies of food and toiletries • Administered medication and updated Mar charts • Collected prescriptions from pharmacy and if a dosette box was not provided tablets were organised into pill mate pack • Responsibilities included requesting repeat prescription from GP and liaising with district nurses • Liaisons with GPs included annual medication reviews and observing the effects of new medication • Nutrition management and liaising GP’s about this whole area • Foot care • Oral care • Laundry and bed management • Providing a holistic care package specific to clients needs, ensuring that the client is well catered for Areas of Expertise Sensory Impairment Care Physical Disabilities Care June 2012 to July 2013 Self-Employed Carer Working for Private Clients • Provided personal care for 2 elderly ladies in Gidea Park, Havering • Prepared meals and managed food stock • Cleaned the home and managed clients laundry • Liaised with social workers, family members and GPs

Hourly

Daily

£25 per hour

Vetted & approved

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DBS/PVG/NI Access

Enhanced

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Interviewed

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I became a carer in 2012 after a long career in finance of over 25 years. I initially worked as a self-employed carer and later become a Personal Assistant (PA). Through my work I learnt how to tailor personal care to client’s preferences and have built a strong rapport with my clients. My vision is...More I became a carer in 2012 after a long career in finance of over 25 years. I initially worked as a self-employed carer and later become a Personal Assistant (PA). Through my work I learnt how to tailor personal care to client’s preferences and have built a strong rapport with my clients. My vision is to provide care services with a personal touch in accordance with CQC regulations. I would now consider myself an experienced manager having worked in a management role for a number of years. My passion is to manage a service that is a high-quality service that we can all be proud of. Education 2017-18 NVQ Level 5 Diploma in Leadership for Health & Social Care 2016-17 NVQ Level 3 Diploma in Health & Social Care Professional Experience & Areas of Expertise July 2017 to Current Personal Assistant • Led a team of carers to provide care to clients • Roles ranged from providing personal care, communicating with family and ensuring supplies of food and toiletries • Administered medication and updated Mar charts • Collected prescriptions from pharmacy and if a dosette box was not provided tablets were organised into pill mate pack • Responsibilities included requesting repeat prescription from GP and liaising with district nurses • Liaisons with GPs included annual medication reviews and observing the effects of new medication • Nutrition management and liaising GP’s about this whole area • Foot care • Oral care • Laundry and bed management • Providing a holistic care package specific to clients needs, ensuring that the client is well catered for Areas of Expertise End of life Palliative Care Dementia Care Cancer Care July 2017 to October 2018 Home Carer • Duties ranged from personal care: changing of the catheter bag. • Supply management of medication • Administering medication and updating charts, • Liaising with GPs, district nurses and client family members • Incontinence management and ensuring that there was an adequate supply of pads • Food preparation • Tailored cares to suit client’s needs and preferences August 2013 to October 2017 Home Carer • PA in the Barking & Dagenham catchment area • Led a team of carers to provide high quality personal care • Monitored carers’ hours and managed client care folders • Led a team of carers to provide care to clients • Roles ranged from providing personal care, communicating with family and ensuring supplies of food and toiletries • Administered medication and updated Mar charts • Collected prescriptions from pharmacy and if a dosette box was not provided tablets were organised into pill mate pack • Responsibilities included requesting repeat prescription from GP and liaising with district nurses • Liaisons with GPs included annual medication reviews and observing the effects of new medication • Nutrition management and liaising GP’s about this whole area • Foot care • Oral care • Laundry and bed management • Providing a holistic care package specific to clients needs, ensuring that the client is well catered for Areas of Expertise Sensory Impairment Care Physical Disabilities Care June 2012 to July 2013 Self-Employed Carer Working for Private Clients • Provided personal care for 2 elderly ladies in Gidea Park, Havering • Prepared meals and managed food stock • Cleaned the home and managed clients laundry • Liaised with social workers, family members and GPs

Specialist care

Early stage dementia Late stage dementia COPD Stroke Parkinson's disease Incontinence Physical disabilities Brain injuries Spinal injuries Palliative care Diabetes Arthritis Multiple sclerosis Continence/incontinence Anxiety +12

Personal care

Dressing/undressing Bathroom assistance Personal care

Mobility assistance

Exercise Eating and drinking assistance Moving and Handling

Companionship and house tasks

Medical prompting Housekeeping Companionship Meal prep +2

Languages spoken

Interests and hobbies

Current affairs Exercise Music
Has driving licence
Owns a car
Non-smoker

Qualification

Care related NVQ/QCF level 3

Care related NVQ/QCF level 4/5

Vetted & approved

All Curam carers go through a comprehensive checking process before they receive our “Vetted & approved”status

DBS/PVG/NI Access

Enhanced

Interview status

Interviewed

Photo comparison

Verified

Antonia o is insured for care work carried out through Curam platform
See details
Two reference checks available on request from the carer

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