Care Assistant Personal Summary

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James Jones Care assistant Personal summary A skilled and motivated individual who is passionate about improving people’s lives and making sure that every person receives the best possible care and attention. Experienced in providing hands on support to vulnerable adults in the on-going assessment of their needs. I am comfortable in working with people with physical and/ or mental disabilities, older people and their family, friends and carers. I have a friendly and caring approach to work and am easily able to relate to people of a variety of backgrounds. I am looking for a challenging job which will enable me to grow in the health and social care environment. Career history Broadland House, Potter Heigham Care assistant March 2009 – Present…show more content…
This included personal care, house work, shopping and escorting on outings. Duties Getting to know service users, their interest and needs. Helping service users with daily personal care such as washing, dressing, using the toilet or commode and providing food and drink as per requirement. Doing the house keeping with serviced user if possible or do this for them if required. Supporting service users in a way that maintains dignity and privacy. Supporting service users to be as independent as possible by escorting on outings such as shopping or when they want to enjoy any of their hobbies. Prompt or give service users their medication as prescribed by specialists and recording this on a MAR chart. Catheter/ stoma care and tube feed. Ensuring that service user has the correct equipment at home and in good working order. Consulting occupational therapists and other specialists to ensure other needs of service users is met. Reporting back to management about changes on rounds and filling in the correct forms where

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