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Paula Hinds

Castle Douglas, Springholm, Dalbeattie and surrounding areas.

Mobile: 07707256818

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PVG/DBS: Yes

Driving Licence: Yes

Own Vehicle: Yes

Availability: I am available from 8am until 5pm during weekdays.  Maybe flexible to work little later in the evening once my family is settled into our new home.  I am looking for 16 plus hours a week.

I am a caring person and enjoy working with people. I am a highly skilled and effective worker, who has worked with a diverse range of people with complex needs and challenging behavior for over 20 years. A hard worker that enjoys a challenge and can think outside the box, turning problems into solutions effectively.  Knowledge of legislation in social care and can use policies and procedures in practice. Excellent communicator and team member with experience of supervising staff and motivating teams. Committed to continuing professional development.  I have an adaptable and friendly manner with a great sense of humor and a passion for working with people.  Clean driving license and use of a vehicle.   I can assist with personal care, medication, keeping care plans up to date. I can also assist with cooking, social and independent living skills.  I have worked in care homes, community and supported people in hospitals. I am at ease working one to one or within a team.

Training/ Courses Attended

Title

Delivered by

Dates

Infection control

Mulberry house

August 2018

Epilepsy training

Uni care

Feb 2018

Health and safety

Mulberry house

August 2018

Safe administration of medication

Mulberry house

August 2018

Diversity and Equality

Mulberry house

August 2018

First Aid Awareness

Mulberry house

August 2018

Best practice in dementia care

Stirling University (city and guilds) 10 week course

2015

Health and Social care

SVQF level 7

Open University

2013