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care assistant

Manchester, Greater Manchester, United Kingdom
October 30, 2016

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Mark Nightingale

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A hard working, reliable and trustworthy individual with extensive skills and knowledge of working within the Health & Care sector. Experience in caring for the elderly in residential care home environment. Has undertaken all aspect of personal care, lifting and manual handling. Looking to develop a sustainable career in the care sector. Is passionate, considerate and caring in nature.

Key Skills

Self motivated, organised and methodical

NVQ Levels 2 & 3 in Health & Social Care

Dementia Care trained

Considerate, compassionate and respectful of others

Excellent attendance and timekeeping record

Flexible and adaptable approach to work

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

Full, clean driving licence and own transport

Employment History

Short term contracts through various recruitment agencies

HC One Care Assistant Aug 2015-present

Borough Care Stockport Mar-Jun 2015

Maria Milliband Mar-Oct 2014

Hatton Grange Sep 2011-Oct 2013

Belong Macclesfield Sep 2007-Sep 2011

Duties and responsibilities:

Responsible for the care of the elderly in residential care homes

Assisting with bathing, dressing and feeding

Working strictly to individual care plans

Spending quality time with residents

Awareness of Safeguarding Policies

Working on rapid response issues

Reporting issues to relevant medical professionals

Treating residents with respect and dignity

Liaising with senior staff and family members

Awareness of manual handling and Health & Safety Regulations


City College

NVQ Levels 2 & 3 in Health & Social Care

In-House Training

NVQ Level 2 in Dementia Care

Two Trees Secondary School

Educated to secondary school standards in core curriculum

Hobbies and Interests

Safeguarding person at local church

Spending quality time with family and friends

Excellent References Available on Request

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