Personal Care of clients with high Support Needs , also implementing Positive Behavioural Supports for Challenging Behaviour.
Personal Care, use of hoist, preparing and serving meals, assisting with feeding, prompting and delivery of medicines, treatment of pressure sores, pad changing, toileting, care of foley catheters, colostomy changing, care of clients with diabetes, social calls, shopping, light housework
Delivering palliative care, total care of clients with Dementia.
I learn the importance of patience, time keeping, respect and compassion for the client
co- workers pleasant, work well as a team.
management are supportive and understanding, good communication at all levels
hardest part of the job is the travel
most enjoyable part is developing relationships with clients
part is developing relationships with clients, not in an office