Naomi Collins

Description

List of services

  • Medication assistance
  • Preparing meals at home
  • Gardening
  • Domestic duties
  • Shopping assistance
  • Social activities
  • Transport

Coverage

I live in Uckfield, I am happy to travel up to 15 miles

I charge mileage for my commute distance over 10 miles.

Availability

I am flexible and available 9-6 weekdays and can also work occasional evenings and weekends I am currently unavailable on Wednesdays.

Charging and related information

£14.00 per hour weekdays
£16.00 per hour evenings (after 6pm) and weekends
Mileage charged at 45 pence per mile, the first 10 miles of my commute is free of charge.

Expertise

I have experience working with people who have varied support needs in the fields of; learning disabilities, dementia, mental health and neurological diseases.

I have trained in Counselling skills to level 3, I have an interest in therapy and appreciate the importance of working on a person centred basis.

Personally I enjoy engaging in all sorts of arts and crafts activities and enjoy visiting art galleries. I also enjoy walking in the countryside and cooking.

Experience

I have experience working for Adult Social Care in the Carers Breaks and Engagement Team. In this role I supported people with dementia and mental health problems to access local community services, engage in activities and gain support.

I have experience working for Mencap, supporting adults with learning disabilities in domestic and community settings – I now do this on a relief basis.

I also have experience delivering creative activities and arts workshops for adults and children in care and educational settings.

Comprehensive training through ESCC and MENCAP including: Emergency first aid, Food safety, Equality and Diversity, Safeguarding Adults, Mental capacity act, Moving and Handling and Understanding Dementia.

I have completed NCFE Level 3 in Counselling skills. I have a BA Hons in Art and Design.

Background

Art, Art teaching and Support work

Accreditation

Comprehensive training through ESCC and MENCAP including;
Emergency first aid, Food safety, Equality and Diversity, Safeguarding Adults, Mental capacity act, Moving and Handling and Understanding Dementia.
I have completed NCFE Level 3 in Counselling skills.
I have a BA Hons in Art and Design.


I am a member of Support with Confidence

Service Details

Locations:
Uckfield, East Sussex
Organisation:
Naomi Collins - Personal Assistant
Service Type:
Personal Assistants
Accreditation Scheme Membership:
  • Support with Confidence (SWC)
Client Groups:
  • People with learning disabilities
  • People with mental health needs
  • People with Dementia / Alzheimers

About This Service

When:
  • Weekdays
  • Weekends
  • All day
  • Evenings
Male or female:
  • Female
For people with:
  • Learning disability
  • Dementia/Alzheimer's
  • Mental health needs
  • Neurological condition
Providing household care:
  • Cleaning
  • Laundry
  • General help around the house
  • Shopping
  • Meal preparation
  • Gardening
  • Household admin
  • Companionship
Providing medical care:
  • Doctors' appointments
  • Hospital/Clinic appointments
Level of service:
  • Pop in calls
Transport:
  • Provide transport for social occasions/shopping/events/etc
Providing personal care:
  • Bathing and showering
  • Dressing and undressing
  • Personal hygiene/ continence
  • Help with eating
  • Assistance getting out and about
  • Medication assistance and prescription collection etc

Accreditation Information

The Support with Confidence scheme is run by East Sussex County Council Trading Standards and Adult Social Care.

All services are vetted and approved on grounds of quality, safety, and training before being approved as a member of the scheme.

This page was last updated on 11 January 2019

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Contact Details

Mobile:
07910 737941
Email:
naomicollinsart@gmail.com