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Dorcas

Dorcas H

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212 miles away | Leicester, LE3

12 years of experience

364 hours worked

1 Recommendation

I am a highly motivated and dedicated care worker with 13 years’ experience in the healthcare sector. I can provide essential assistance for all care sectors whilst also helping to promote their independence.l have experience as a health care assistant working at residential homes, hospital and priv...More I am a highly motivated and dedicated care worker with 13 years’ experience in the healthcare sector. I can provide essential assistance for all care sectors whilst also helping to promote their independence.l have experience as a health care assistant working at residential homes, hospital and private homes. l have completed my NVQ 2 and l am up to date with all my mandatory care trainings.  l have experience in working with service users with dementia, learning disabilities, physical disabilities, challenging behaviour, end of life and many other health conditions. Being understanding, kind and supportive are the qualities that l usr when l am dealing with a variety of service user's needs. I am also very compassionate and have a patient approach which encourages trust and ensures that client dignity is maintained at all times. Due to my organised and professional nature, I feel that I have the qualities to perform well in any care work settings.l was previously working with my client for 8 years until he recently passed away.

Hourly

Daily

£17 per hour

Short notice care

Short notice care

£18 per hour

Overnight

Sleeping

£90 per 8 hour

Waking

£17 per hour

Live-in

Part time

£150 per day

Full time

£1000 per week

Carers availability

Hourly (days)

M Monday
T Tuesday
W Wednesday
T Thursday
F Friday
S Saturday
S Sunday

Sleeping night (days)

M Monday
T Tuesday
W Wednesday
T Thursday
F Friday
S Saturday
S Sunday

Waking night (days)

M Monday
T Tuesday
W Wednesday
T Thursday
F Friday
S Saturday
S Sunday

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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Dorcas is insured for care work carried out through Curam platform
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Two reference checks available on request from the carer

I am a highly motivated and dedicated care worker with 13 years’ experience in the healthcare sector. I can provide essential assistance for all care sectors whilst also helping to promote their independence.l have experience as a health care assistant working at residential homes, hospital and priv...More I am a highly motivated and dedicated care worker with 13 years’ experience in the healthcare sector. I can provide essential assistance for all care sectors whilst also helping to promote their independence.l have experience as a health care assistant working at residential homes, hospital and private homes. l have completed my NVQ 2 and l am up to date with all my mandatory care trainings.  l have experience in working with service users with dementia, learning disabilities, physical disabilities, challenging behaviour, end of life and many other health conditions. Being understanding, kind and supportive are the qualities that l usr when l am dealing with a variety of service user's needs. I am also very compassionate and have a patient approach which encourages trust and ensures that client dignity is maintained at all times. Due to my organised and professional nature, I feel that I have the qualities to perform well in any care work settings.l was previously working with my client for 8 years until he recently passed away.

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 PEG feeding Catheter care Occupational therapy Physiotherapy Palliative care Schizophrenia 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 Stoma care Dysphagia Anxiety +33

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

English and shona

Interests and hobbies

Art/Culture Cooking Exercise Food & Wine Gardening Movies Music Sport Travel
Has driving licence
Owns a car
Non-smoker

CPD training courses

Covid 19 coronavirus awareness

Basic food hygiene

Care planning

Emergency first aid

Equality and diversity

Health and safety with coshh awareness

Moving and handling theory

New course

Suicide prevention course with zero suicide alliance

Understanding dementia with alzheimer's society

Client recommendations

Richard F

09 Apr 2024

Excellent

We are very happy to recommend Dorcas who cared for our mother as a day carer from December 2023 to April 2014. Her kindness and competence to our mother’s personal and health needs was everything we hope for.

Dorcas's microteam

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Newman G

2 miles away

13 years of experience

Scholastic M

Scholastic M

1 miles away

10 years of experience

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

Dorcas 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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