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Carole
Current Availability: No vacancies
Phone Number: 07792 598277
Profile:

I have worked in a specialist dementia team for 9 years, caring for 21 years in total including in a private nursing home, a residential home and in the community and at an older peoples’ day centre. I was nominated for the Pride of Bracknell award, being described as: “Down to earth, genuine, thoughtful, kind spirited, showing empathy to all, dealing with difficult situations, challenging behaviour, complex needs and going the extra mile to improve the lives of people with dementia and their families.” I am described as a very friendly and approachable person, and a versatile ray of sunshine to all those I assist, and that I have understanding and patience in bucket loads. I am offering full support, mentally, emotionally and physically to bring a little relief, joy and happiness to people with dementia and their carers/ families. Advice and signposting if needed, to other organisations.

Availability: A minimum of 2 hours session but can be flexible. Sleep-ins offered(after assessment). Can arrange one-off visits, when these can be fitted around regular clients.
Additional training/skills : NVQ 3. Health/social care; NOCN Level 2 working with people with dementia and their carers (training by Admiral nurses); Understanding dementia; Activities and meaningful occupation for people with dementia; Dr Gemma Jones – Care giving in dementia, introduction and advanced parts 1,2,3; Safeguarding adults level 1&2; Equality and diversity awareness for front line social care staff; Care skills for older people; Managing challenging behaviour; Mental capacity act workshop; Medication workshop; Safe handling of medications; Understanding Parkinson’s; Moving and handling; Palliative care; Long term conditions (stroke); First aid workshop (1 day); Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. (COPD); Loss and bereavement; Induction to health and safety; Health and safety in the workplace level 2; Decontamination in health and social care level 2; Autism; Fire awareness workshop; Child protection; Mentoring- peer partnership workshop; Food safety in catering level 2; Handling of complaints.
Coverage: All of Bracknell Forest and surrounding areas.
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07900 196957
Profile:

I am a very caring friendly person, trustworthy, honest, with a sense of humour. I’m understanding and a great listener.  If you are looking for someone to help with your day to day needs, or just need someone to have a little company with, I would love to help. I have my own lovely family, a husband and three children that I adore. We love to go for walks and spending quality time together. I have over 15 years experience in customer service.

Availability: Mon –Fri 9.30am-2.30pm
Additional training/skills : Level 2 Health and Food Safety, Safeguarding Levels 1 & 2. Manual Handling Level 1 First Aid
Coverage: Bracknell Forest
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07915695657
Profile:

Hi, my name is Lynn.
I am 58 years old and I have been working in care for a care agency for over 16 years. It’s a job I love.  I’m a ‘sunny’ happy person with a good spence of humour and a love of animals. I have 2 horses and a cat, Harry Dolly and Ollie the cat. No children, but I’m ‘Honoury Granny’ to my partners 5 grandchildren. When I’m not caring or riding I like to keep fit.
I like to think that I’m easy to talk to. I volunteered as a Samaritan for 8 years but stopped due to lack of time. I will volunteer again when I’m not so busy.
I have cared for people with a range of conditions and disabilities as well as people who are elderly; Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone disease, Cerebral Palsy, Visual and Hearing Impairment, Dementia, Stoke victims, Amputees, Learning Disabilities,
Arthritis.
I have received training each year in:
Food hygiene level 3, Dementia, Medication Administration, Moving and Handling,  Safeguarding.

Additional training/skills : Safeguarding Levels 1 & 2. Manual Handling Level 1
Elliot
Current Availability: Has vacancies
Phone Number: 01344 751375 / 07800536864
Profile:

Well… I am a 40-something year old family man who has over 25 years in the nursing sector working amongst different ages, abilities and levels of need.

I am very hard working and love problem solving and have a lot of drive and determination in anything I do. I am an easy going laid back person with a dry sense of humour. I have completed many different courses in my time which I believe has assisted me in being to work and deal with all kinds of people. I am physically fit and do not shy away from hard graft.

My greatest love is doing d.i.y where I have undertaken many different large projects within my home and other peoples. I am able to turn my hand to most tasks, both large and small, to a high standard even though I am not a professional in any one given field.

I have two large dogs which I get great pleasure in owning and a very well balanced family of whom I am also very proud.

I enjoy many different films but like good period dramas and thrillers. I don’t like watching sport but will participate in anything. I am a confident person who is able to use discretion and diplomacy when required.

I also love food and sometimes mess around in the kitchen when time allows.

Availability: flexible
Additional training/skills : Moving and Handling; Medical Emergencies ; Infection Control ; Nutrition and Hygiene; Food Hygiene; Health and Safety; First Aid Awareness; Falls Awareness; Dementia Awareness
Coverage: Central Bracknell, Ascot, Crowthorne, Sandhurst, Wokingham
Current Availability: No vacancies
Phone Number: 07754 907600
Additional training/skills : Safeguarding, first aid
Coverage: Bracknell
Current Availability: Has vacancies
Phone Number: 07769 950464
Profile:

I have been working in care for a care agency for over a year.  I am a friendly, happy and energetic person. I am outgoing and I love to live a healthy lifestyle.
I am here to help you with your day to day needs.

Availability: Monday to Friday 9am to 6:00pm Earlier times maybe possible and flexible during holiday periods. Please enquire)
Additional training/skills : Safeguarding, Health & Safety, food Hygiene, moving & Handling
Coverage: Bracknell, Binfield, Warfield,East Hamsptead, Birch Hill, Great Holland, Yately, Wokinham Crowthorne, Sandhurst, Camberley , Frimley.
Helen’s Helping Hands
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07771 708252
Profile:

Helen’s Helping Hands offers support to the elderly and those with long term health-conditions.  I am very approachable and friendly and nothing is too much trouble.  I tend to go above and beyond what is required of me – that’s just my nature.  My current clients have a wide range of ages and ailments and I’ve developed a great working relationship with not only them but their families and friends too.  Assisting clients remain independent whilst ensuring they are safe and happy in their own homes – and out and about – is very important to me and I’ll do whatever I can to enhance this.

Please don’t hesitate to contact me for a chat to see how I could help you.  I also have a Facebook page – Helen’s Helping Hands Berkshire – where you can see reviews from happy clients and their family and friends.

Duties undertaken – Help offered includes, but is not limited to, shopping (with you or for you), errands, domestic services, laundry, ironing, garden tidy, accompanying to appointments, companion, paperwork, utility bill reviews, de-cluttering, phone call assistance, meal preparation …. As long as it’s legal and I’m not going to hurt myself, I’m willing to help!

Availability: 9am to 3pm Monday to Friday. Weekends and Bank Holidays by arrangement
Additional training/skills : Fire Safety Awareness, Food Safety & Hygiene, Manual Handling Certificate, Safeguarding Adults, Dementia Friend
Coverage: Warfield and surrounding areas, Bracknell, Wokingham, Ascot, Sunninghill and Sunnningdale,
Beverley
Current Availability: Has vacancies
Phone Number: 07807 088914
Profile:

I would describe myself as very kind, calm, caring, mature mother, honest, educated, responsible, capable, very reliable, very friendly, enthusiastic, with a good sense of humour and am a good listener and use my initiative.

My background prior to having my family is Office Management/personnel, I enjoy helping others. Assisting people to stay independent in their homes is extremely rewarding and even though what I do is only small, I believe it adds real quality to their lives.

Maybe you just want a friendly face for a chat and a cuppa with, it’s just as important to me!

Happy to do extra hours from my home if feasible, i.e. Paperwork, typing, ironing, preparing food to freeze (crumbles,stews etc).

Availability: Tuesdays & Thursdays and Fridays between 9.30 am and 2.30 pm plus ad hoc appointments if available
Additional training/skills : Safeguarding
Coverage: Yateley, Sandhurst Camberley & Crowthorne
Elaine
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 0747 3976239
Profile:

I am a very kind, conscientious person.  I am very reliable and trustworthy and I enjoy helping people take care of their needs and spending quality time with them.

Availability: Mon to Friday
Additional training/skills : Certificates in food safety & hygiene, safeguarding vulnerable adults, bereavement counselling.
Coverage: Bracknell, Warfield, Crowthorne, Wokingham
Current Availability: No vacancies
Phone Number: 07711 287596
Profile:

I am a mature person and have been working with the elderly and vulnerable adults for more than 10 years. My eldest child has spina bifida which can be very challenging at time taking a lot of time and patients so I have first hand experience in  helping, communicating and understanding people’s needs
I consider myself to be friendly, happy ,patient, trustworthy , hardworking person, nothing is to much trouble if I can help I will  .I have a very good working relationship with my clients and their families.
I enjoy my job very much giving the help and support needed to enable people to live in the comfort of their own homes
When I’m not working I like to do jigsaw puzzles, make sweet trees and decorate glasses with glitter as gifts for family and friends, but most of all I love to spend time with my grandchildre

Additional training/skills : Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults; Personal Safety
Coverage: Birch Hill , Crown Wood,Harmans Water, Warfield, Bullbrook, Wild Riding Priestwood
Friendly Faces
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: Claire 07824357945 Hayley 07588738405
Profile:

Friendly Faces,  a team dedicated to serving the needs of the community in Wokingham and surrounding areas.Friendly Faces help Clients with their everyday life in their own surroundings.  Our services range from home help, which is vital everyday for some and for others it is a weekly visit for companionship.Friendly Faces offers you and your family a service that is affordable, accredited, insured, trusted and reliable.

Our home help is tailor made to each client, all ages are supported.

We believe that high quality home help cannot be rushed therefore we use two hour allocated times, this can be longer if required.

All of our team are enhanced DBS checked.

We would love to hear from you please contact us for more information :

Availability: Monday – Friday 9am – 5pm
Coverage: Bracknell Forest
Current Availability: Has vacancies
Phone Number: 07913 188593
Profile:

I offer a wide range of services. If you find it difficult to get out, I can help you with shopping; picking up prescriptions and pensions. I have worked previously in administration so can support you with administration and communication. I am a good listener and am happy just to spend time with you if you would like company sometimes. I also undertake light gardening and domestic duties. My previous jobs have included pet care and babysitting.

Availability: Flexible; please ring to discuss requirements
Additional training/skills : Manual Handling; Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults; First Aid; Counselling (Level 2)
Coverage: Bracknell; Crowthorne: Wokingham
Current Availability: Has Availability
Phone Number: 07776 175888
Profile:

Hello my name is Doug – I have for many years been working in the care and Support field.

I offer a service which I’m able to deliver an unrushed support service to customers in their homes and to give support and guidance in the areas they require – most of all is to give the customer confidence so their daily living can continue with dignity in their own home.

I’m highly skilled and motivated who is passionate about improving people’s lives and making sure that every person under my support receives the highest level of care and attention.

I’m highly experienced in providing support and delivery to vulnerable adults and the older customer. I have a caring and friendly approach to support and I’m easily able to relate to people from a variety of backgrounds.

Availability: Friday 09.00 – 14.00 & Saturday 09.00 – 14.00
Additional training/skills : Courses attended /Skills : NVQ level 2 Social Care, First Aid certification, Manual Handling Training, Dementia Care, Health & Safety, Food Hygiene, Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults and Emergency First Aid
Coverage: Sandhurst, Eversley Borders
Laura Cares
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07534 472724
Profile:

WE ARE EXPERIENCED ,TRAINED ,INSURED AND CQC REGISTERED TEAM OF QUALITY CARE/SUPPORT WORKERS WITH VACANCIES
PLEASE SEE ATTACHED LEAFLET .
 

Additional training/skills : Care certificate 4 day programme including Safeguarding Adults, First Aid, Health & Safety, Food Safety, Awareness of Mental Health, Dementia and Learning Difficulties.
Coverage: Bracknell Forest
Authentic Healthcare
Current Availability: Has vacancies
Phone Number: Christine 07900806736
Profile:

Authentic healthcare are a close friendly team supporting individuals in their own homes by providing a variety of quality support and care,  promoting independence, maintaining dignity and aid in emotional well being in a holistic perspective.  Authentic healthcare provide care for people:

receiving treatment;
requiring live in care, respite live in even on short notice;
in a recuperation phase;
convalesing;
accessing social activities in the community;
rehabilitating;
helping with light domestic duties and household tasks;
wanting companionship

Availability: Available to offer a free home assessment, meet clients and discuss the needs and support at a person centered level therefore providing an individualised support package. This enables Authentic healthcare to find the right carer with the matching skills and personality type. Minimum duration of visits – four hours.
Coverage: All of Bracknell
Lynne
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07860 551266
Profile:

I worked for Procter & Gamble as a Senior Secretary for 15 years. I’ve now been a Domestic Service Provider for nearly 4 years and love my role. I get great job satisfaction from seeing the end results and making people happy. My motto is: a clean and tidy house equals a clean and tidy mind. I love all animals. I’m practical and efficient and have a good listening ear if needed.

My key strengths are: Reliable, Positive Attitude, Self Motivated, Organisation, Honesty and Integrity, Flexible and Adaptable, Responsible, Listening and Computer Skills

Availability: I now have a space 8 to 9 for care Friday morning. Sandhurst or Crowthorne area.
Additional training/skills : Safeguarding Vulnerable Adults Level 1 & 2, Health & Safety Awareness, Level 2 Food Safety in Catering, Manual Handling 1
Coverage: Sandhurst, Crowthorne, Bracknell
Gabriela
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 075210 14240
Profile:

Hi, my name is Gabriela
I am 34 years old and I have been working in care for a Care Company for over 3 years. It’s a job I love.  I’m a ‘sunny’ happy person with a good spence of humour.
I like to think that I’m easy to talk to, I consider my self to be a friendly, happy, patient, energetic, caring, trustworthy person.
I have cared for people with a range of conditions and disabilities as well as people who are elderly; Multiple Sclerosis, Motor Neurone disease, Cerebral Palsy, Visual and Hearing Impairment, Dementia, Stoke victims, Amputees, Learning Disabilities,
Arthritis.

Additional training/skills : I have received training each year in: Food hygiene level 3, Dementia, Medication Administration, Moving and Handling, Safeguarding Adult , Safeguarding Children, Dignity and Respect. and Hair Diploma and Salon Management
Coverage: All of Bracknell
Current Availability: No Vacancies
Phone Number: 07753 619571
Profile:

My name is Sarah and I’m 34 years old and I’ve been working in the care sector for over 10 years. I have experience in dementia, alzheimer’s, parkinson’s, strokes, end of life, depression, schizophrenia, bi polar, personality disorders and anxiety.

I would say that I have a good sense of humour, I’m honest and reliable, calm natured especially in stressful situations.

My background is nursing and residential homes as well as community based.

I use an holistic approach with all my clients by getting to understand them and their querky ways, as we all have them. I’m laid back and try to encourage clients to do things they may have lost confidence in doing

Availability: Monday – Thursday 8am-7pm. Weekends are available at request, also sleep ins.
Coverage: Bracknell, Sandhurst, Lightwater, Windlesham, Deepcut, Mychett, Aldershot
Stephen
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 0780 88 67 912
Profile:

Professional Profile:

“A conscientious and compassionate Persona Assistant with over 10 years’              experience in the provision of support to care for those who require assistance.

Aiming at delivery of best possible care and assistance while encouraging independence whenever an opportunity arises.

                                     Core Skills and Experience:

Support Worker – Residential as well as the community settings.
Administrative Support
Areas of Service: Mental health needs, Learning disabilities, Medical conditions or physical disabilities.
Working in people’s homes, in the community or in health and social care settings.

All mandatory trainings are up to date and refreshed as needed

Additional training/skills : Safeguarding Levels 1 & 2. Manual Handling Level 1
Coverage: All Areas of Bracknell Forest and Wokingham
Current Availability: No Vacancies
Phone Number: 07734 902158
Profile:

I am a reliable, kind, conscientious and trustworthy person. I enjoy helping others, taking care of their needs and spending some quality time with them.

Additional training/skills : Safeguarding Levels 1 & 2. Manual Handling Level 1. Nail & Hair Care
Coverage: Bracknell Area, Ascot and Binfield
Current Availability: No Vacancies
Phone Number: 07412601296
Profile:

My name is Ana, I am a self employed care assistant with over 6 years experience within the care industry, I hold a level 1&2 in health and social care, I also have  all my trainings up to date, with long experience in hoisting and administrating nomad packs, I can help with all house duties and personal care. I absolutely love my job and I am committed to give the best service I can. I am available immediately for work, please give me call to discuss your requirements.

 

Additional training/skills : -Car with a clean full driving license. -DBS checked. -Insurance liability.
Coverage: Bracknell Forest; Ascot Windsor Maidenhead Crowthorne and Wokingham
Ela
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07563 000089
Profile:

My name is Ela and I am support worker / personal assistance for 5 years. I have cared for people with a wide range of condition or disabilities. I enjoy helping people remain independent in their own home. I love offering support: mentally, physically, and emotionally to all those I assist.  I am a very caring person, very friendly, trustworthy, honest, reliable and discreet. I have a positive attitude, with a good sense of humour but also down to earth and I am flexible and adaptable.  I love animals. I love to bake and to cook.

Availability: Available from Monday to Sunday from 7AM to 10PM
Mark
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07840 059923
Profile:

Mark is a very experienced all rounder, with many skills learnt through his many years in business and bringing up his daughter, as a single parent. He is comfortable with all ages and has excellent communication skills.s

As well as being able to be a good companion and enabling social interaction, Mark is an expert on social media and has trained clients, how to access and use the internet safely and efficiently.
Mark also offers his skills as an administrator and a legal advocate, ensuring clients get their correct entitlements and benefits.
Recently, during the past decade, Mark has helped friends, family and clients with mental health and addiction issues. He has an autistic step son and has a strong supportive relationship.
Mark is a Company Director of many years and has worked as a cabinet maker, French polisher, decorator, gardener, chef and IT trainer.

Mark enjoys care work and enjoys helping others.

Coverage: Bracknell Forest, Ascot and Winkfield
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07477 855185
Profile:

IRE Recruitment LTD is a group of experienced personal assistants offering home help and support to ensure that clients are well looked after and supported within their own homes and environment. Our main aim is to provide the highest level of care possible and to ensure that all our clients remain as independent as possible whilst being fully supported in any aspect of support they require. We aim to do this by promoting choice and independence. We offer a free consultation to ensure a in depth care plan is completed to specifically for fit all of the clients requirements.

Additional training/skills : Training: Care certificate, SOVA, First Aid, Health and Safety, Food Safety, Mental Health Aware, Dementia Awareness, Medication Administration, Manual Handling, COSSH, RIDDOR
Coverage: All of Bracknell Forest
Emma
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07710 449515
Profile:

Hi my name is Emma, I am a cheerful,honest hardworking person , who is very passionate about the work I do. I have over 20 years experience. I have worked with many different clients which all have different needs and I have enjoyed working with every single one of them and I look forward to meeting you too

Availability: Monday – Thursday 8am-7pm. Weekends are available at request, also sleep ins.
Coverage: Bracknell, Sandhurst, Lightwater, Windlesham, Deepcut, Mychett, Aldershot
Current Availability: Has Vacancies
Phone Number: 07840 495634
Profile:

Hello my name is Helen. I have worked in care for over 10 years and worked at many levels from carer to manager. I have done lots of training over the years and love being able to get to know the people I am looking after.

Whether you need help with personal care, shopping cleaning or going out for coffee I can help you. I know how important it is to get along with the person  looking after you and I’m sure we can find a subject to talk about.

I love my job and supporting others, I am very reliable and punctual and always arrive with a smile on my face.

Additional training/skills : I have my level 5 health and social care
Coverage: All Areas of Bracknell Forest
Rebecca
Current Availability: No vacancies
Phone Number: 07771 331303
Profile:

I offer a support and companionship service to the elderly and those with long term health conditions. Assisting clients to remain independent whilst ensuring they are safe and happy in their own homes and out and about socially, is at the heart of the support service I provide. I am very passionate and driven about helping people and really making a difference to others. I consider myself to be a very friendly, happy, patient, trustworthy, caring, reliable, confidential and a hardworking person, nothing is too much trouble, if I can help I will. Establishing excellent working relationships with my clients and their families is of the up most importance to me and at the core of everything I do. My clients’ happiness and satisfaction is paramount whilst ensuring their needs are meet with dignity, respect, care and compassion.

I have been working as a PA for the past year building and developing a regular client base with a wide range of support needs such as assisting with domestic chores, accompanying on shopping trips, companionship at home and out and about, accompanying to activity groups, Dr and hospital appointments as well as assisting with paperwork, bill paying and admin. I also have professional and extensive personal experience with Alzheimer’s and Dementia. I am also a Dementia Friend.

Please do not hesitate to contact me. I am here to help support you and will do my upmost to provide a support package tailor made to suit you.

 

Availability: 9am to 5pm Monday to Friday (Weekend & Bank Holidays by prior arrangement)
Coverage: Bracknell, Warfield, Binfield, Winkfield, Ascot
Website: www.rebeccadoorepasupportservice.co.uk