Caroline Saxby - Personal Assistant

My availability (03/10/2017 - to date)

Sorry, I am not taking any bookings at the moment but do contact me to see if I can be of assistance in the future.

Description

I have worked in this field for over 35 years. My experience spans across a range of settings from nursing and day care through to specialist hospice provision and home care.

  • Personal Assistant
  • Personal care
  • Medication assistance
  • Preparing meals in the home
  • Gardening
  • Shopping assistance
  • Social engagement
  • Respite care
  • Transport

Coverage

Hastings, St.Leonards, Bexhill, Rye, Battle, Brede, Pett Fairlight, Sedlecombe, Westfield, Broad Oak, Guestling

Availability

Tuesday to Friday 9am - 5pm (dependant upon existing clients)

Charging

  • Hourly rate between £12 and £15 per hour depending on service required
  • Services requiring travel e.g escorting, outings, activities outside the home, travel expenses will be charged at 45 pence per mile
  • Expenses occurred during trips out i.e. car parking  /  entry fees  will be payable by the client

Expertise

  • End of Life Care
  • Dementia care
  • Reminiscence
  • Social outing & activities

Experience

I have significant experience of working sensitively with those experiencing dementia as well as those requiring end of life care. My roles have incorporated wide ranging interaction and support through reminiscence, games promoting cognitive stimulation, companionship, escorting outings and day trips, attending appointments and all aspects of personal care.

I have built effective knowledge and skills in assessing and managing risk and safeguarding legislation and procedures, having recently undertaken training in this area. I also have significant experience of working alongside other professionals providing specialist interventions to ensure you receive a coherent and joined up package of support

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Accredited with the Support with Confidence Scheme

Service Details

Organisation:
Caroline Saxby
Service Type:
Personal Assistants
Accreditation Scheme Membership:
Support with Confidence (SWC)

About This Service

When:
Weekdays
Male or female:
Female
Providing household care:
  • General help around the house
  • Shopping
  • Meal preparation
  • Gardening
Transport:
  • Can provide own transport
  • Full driving licence
  • 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

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 29 May 2018

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This page was last updated on 29 May 2018

Contact Details

Contact Name:
Caroline Saxby
Mobile:
07949 388352
Email:
caroline.saxbypa@hotmail.com