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Annette

Annette E

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150 miles away | Pontefract, WF9

More than 20 years of experience

120 hours worked

1 Recommendation

I am a retired nursing assistant of 30 years in forensic psychiatry in the NHS . I am located in Wakefield West Yorkshire. I am enthusiastic, reliable and trustworthy individual who has gained a wide range of skills and the abilities. Having excellent customer service skills and the ability to ...More I am a retired nursing assistant of 30 years in forensic psychiatry in the NHS . I am located in Wakefield West Yorkshire. I am enthusiastic, reliable and trustworthy individual who has gained a wide range of skills and the abilities. Having excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate with a range of people on all levels. I am able to work under own initiative and within a team to achieve your objectives. A practical hands on person with the ability to pick up new skills quickly and efficiently. Can priorities tasks and work to meet all set targets and deadlines and proactive in all work undertaken. I am keen to work with a client within my existing experience or a new area to use transferable skills gained so willing to undertake any training required to update existing skills and abilities. Most recently I am working in the community doing care work /companionship work in the local community for the last 18 months. This is a very rewarding role. Work Experience Agency work in the community doing care work /companionship work in the local community 2022-present Full Time Parent Time at home with my daughter 2018 – 2022 Nursing Assistant, NHS, Wakefield 1986 – 2018 Worked within Forensic Psychiatry in multi-disciplinary team across several areas Supported people with mental health difficulties/learning disabilities both men and women Helped to rehabilitate people in community to live independently as possible Worked alongside other professionals to produce activity programmes Knowledge of psychology, counselling skills, active listening and a non-judgemental approach Update patients records and handover information to colleagues at the end of a shift Worked with doctors and other healthcare professionals to decide what care to give Gave advice to patients and their relatives on a wide range of issues and matters Kind, caring and patient and able to remain calm in stressful situations Union Rep for 10 years, supporting and helping colleagues with any issues that arose Completed all relevant training and kept up to date on all polices and procedures During my spare time I enjoy being active, I like going the gym , swimming, cycling and also going out walking. I also really enjoy cooking. I enjoy spending time with son and my daughter and doing various activities with them. References available upon request. I am also available to assist people with any holidays they would like care and support with . I look forward to hearing from you and hope that I can assist you or your loved one.

Hourly

Daily

£20 per hour

Short notice care

Short notice care

£30 per hour

Overnight

Sleeping

£120 per 8 hour

Waking

£20 per hour

Live-in

Part time

£165 per day

Full time

£1150 per week

My rates are negotiable.

Carers availability

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Live-in (days)

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Vetted & approved

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DBS/PVG/NI Access

Enhanced

Interview status

Interviewed

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I am a retired nursing assistant of 30 years in forensic psychiatry in the NHS . I am located in Wakefield West Yorkshire. I am enthusiastic, reliable and trustworthy individual who has gained a wide range of skills and the abilities. Having excellent customer service skills and the ability to ...More I am a retired nursing assistant of 30 years in forensic psychiatry in the NHS . I am located in Wakefield West Yorkshire. I am enthusiastic, reliable and trustworthy individual who has gained a wide range of skills and the abilities. Having excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate with a range of people on all levels. I am able to work under own initiative and within a team to achieve your objectives. A practical hands on person with the ability to pick up new skills quickly and efficiently. Can priorities tasks and work to meet all set targets and deadlines and proactive in all work undertaken. I am keen to work with a client within my existing experience or a new area to use transferable skills gained so willing to undertake any training required to update existing skills and abilities. Most recently I am working in the community doing care work /companionship work in the local community for the last 18 months. This is a very rewarding role. Work Experience Agency work in the community doing care work /companionship work in the local community 2022-present Full Time Parent Time at home with my daughter 2018 – 2022 Nursing Assistant, NHS, Wakefield 1986 – 2018 Worked within Forensic Psychiatry in multi-disciplinary team across several areas Supported people with mental health difficulties/learning disabilities both men and women Helped to rehabilitate people in community to live independently as possible Worked alongside other professionals to produce activity programmes Knowledge of psychology, counselling skills, active listening and a non-judgemental approach Update patients records and handover information to colleagues at the end of a shift Worked with doctors and other healthcare professionals to decide what care to give Gave advice to patients and their relatives on a wide range of issues and matters Kind, caring and patient and able to remain calm in stressful situations Union Rep for 10 years, supporting and helping colleagues with any issues that arose Completed all relevant training and kept up to date on all polices and procedures During my spare time I enjoy being active, I like going the gym , swimming, cycling and also going out walking. I also really enjoy cooking. I enjoy spending time with son and my daughter and doing various activities with them. References available upon request. I am also available to assist people with any holidays they would like care and support with . I look forward to hearing from you and hope that I can assist you or your loved one.

Specialist care

Early stage dementia Late stage dementia COPD Accident rehabilitation Stroke Physical disabilities children Parkinson's disease Incontinence Physical disabilities Autism spectrum disorder Mental health Brain injuries Spinal injuries Cerebral palsy Occupational therapy Physiotherapy Palliative care Schizophrenia Huntington's disease Motor neurone disease Down's syndrome Diabetes Arthritis Multiple sclerosis Learning disability Eating disorders Bipolar disorder Depression Epilepsy Visual and hearing impairments Self-harm Obsessive compulsive disorder Tourette's syndrome Borderline personality disorder Dysphagia Anaphylaxis Continence/incontinence Long covid Anxiety +36

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

Art/Culture Computers & Technology Cooking Current affairs Exercise Movies Music Reading Sport Travel
Pet friendly
Non-smoker

Qualification

Health and safety at work

First aid

Moving and handling certificate

Safeguarding Adults

Safeguarding Children

Care Certificate

Medication Administration

Client recommendations

Lisa C

23 Apr 2024

Excellent

Annette supported us on a quick turnaround and short placement. The service she provided was excellent and we are very grateful. I wouldn't hesitate in recommending Annette.

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

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Annette 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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