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Heather P.

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Can relocate

30 years of live-in care experience

About Heather P.

Heather is a warm, personable, friendly, very experienced carer. She has been working in care since 1993 in a variety of different health care settings, including Care homes, domiciliary care and in hospitals before transitioning to live-in care in 2012. Over the years, Heather has supported clients with a variety of different health needs including Advanced Dementia, Parkinson’s, Diabetes and those with limited mobility. She also has experience with stroke care and Palliative care; she has assisted with specialist equipment including stoma and catheter care, a range of hoists and oxygen therapy. Heather says that she finds it extremely rewarding being able to support someone to lead as full a life as they are able to. She enjoys providing companionship and empathy whilst ensuring a high standard of care at all times. She says working in care makes her fulfilled and happy. Heather enjoys cooking and will cook healthy meals to her clients’ tastes. She is also an animal lover and will happily assist with the care of her clients’ pets.

Ok with cats or dogs

Skills

Attending Appointments

Cleaning

Companionship

Doing Errands

Dressing and Undressing

Driving Licence

Driving Licence (with Car)

Eating and Drinking Assistance

Light house keeping

Live-In Care

Manual Handling

Meal Preparation

Medication Prompting

Moving and Handling

Personal Assistance

Personal Grooming and Hygiene

Pet Companion

Shopping

Wheelchair Assistance

Specialist care

Dressing Wounds

Incontinence pad changes

Mobility

Has a driving license and a car

Has driving licence

Cuisine Speciality:

Ok to cook meat and fish

Signature dish:

Enjoy cooking will cook what client wants - can cook typical English meals using fresh ingredients, e.g. fish pie follow recipe baking can bake apple pie,

Conditions

Alzheimer's Dementia

Insulin dependent (Type 1) Diabetes

Non insulin dependent (Type 2) Diabetes

Parkinson's disease

Stroke

Terminal Illness

Vascular Dementia

Languages

English

Hobbies

In her spare time Heather enjoys walking, reading and watching TV, she is very family orientated and loves spending time with her grown up children.

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