Carrick-On-Suir, County Tipperary, Ireland
Within 10 km of Eircode: E32
20 years experience
My name is Cheryl Smith.
I'm an Irish national and a very experienced FETAC level 5 health carer. I have 10 distinction level modules including:
Care of the older person, Care Support, Care Skills, Health and Safety at work, Infection Prevention and Control, Communications, Manual Handling Skills, and Pre -Hospital Emergency Response, Elderly safeguarding,and Ist Aid Certificates.
I have enjoyed many years as an elderly carer both in private households and 27 months in a very busy local nursing home.
I've worked for patients with dementia, arthritis, strokes, cancer, palliative care, (C.O.P.D), Compulsive obstructive pulmonary disorder, parkinsons disease, impaired vision, diabetes, challenging behaviour, intellectual disability, depression, schizophrenia, incontinence issues, catheter use, hoist use, etc.
I have many add on qualifications such as dementia awareness workshops,
Medication administration, Kitchen infection prevention and control, etc.