Valerie Macey

Contact details

Valerie Macey

Phone: 01424 447873
Mobile: 07707 578816
Email:

List of services

Social Activities
Preparing Meals in the Home
Personal Assistant
Personal Care
Medication Assistance
Domestic Duties
Shopping Assistance
Personal Assistant Transport
Dementia
Mental Health
Learning Disabilities
Befriending and Buddying

Coverage

Hastings, St Leonards and within a 15/20 mile radius I dont mind driving to rural destinations

Availability

Please contact me for current availability Hours 7am-9pm Mon-Fri weekends by arrangement

Charging and related information

Hourly rate is £15
Mileage is 45p per mile

Expertise

I can put my hand to most things e.g. sewing, gardening and decorating

Experience

I have multiple skills to support and engage clients with a view to achieving positive outcomes.
Working as a home manager for a supported accommodation home with up to 27 clients with complex needs e.g. mental health issues, learning disabilities.
Managing all aspects in the day to day running of the home.
I have excellent communication and listening skills, which I have demonstrated in the past and present. I have a caring and natural flair.
Supporting clients to work towards their own recovery goals and inspirations, teaching life skills and move onto more independently living..
I have a great understanding of issues that affect vulnerable adults with working closely with them daily.
Compiling support plans and risk assessments, carrying out assessments. Maintaining full accurate records.
I can always work within a team and work on my own initiative, prioritising workloads and maintaining confidential information. The environment that I worked in was constantly changing and presented new challenges daily. I was responsible for implementing health and safety within the home and dealing with issues that arise within the home, and recommendations from outside agencies.
Ensuring all legislation, regulations policies and procedures are followed, maintaining a safe environmental way.
I have worked in a medium dependency unit in residential setting, working nights with clients with challenging behaviour for over 2 years, supporting clients with all aspects of personal care, administering medication.

Background

I have been working in care for over 20 years, plus I have been a Home Manager for 10 years in a supported accommodation home.
I have worked in a residential home for challenging behaviour (learning disabilities and mental health) and have worked with the elderly with dementia.

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