Invested Community Support Worker driven to form trusting relationships with clients and advocate for their best interests.
Community Development professional who brings experience working in nursing homes and with elderly patients in a hospital setting. Skilled at discovering early signs of abuse and tackling issues as they arise.
Currently looking for
a new and challenging graduate opportunity within the community development field. One
which will best utilise existing skills and experience while enabling further
personal and professional development.
Skilled community-based worker
Calm under pressure
Disability Support WorkerActiv01/2013 - Current
Participated in the assessment of individual needs of clients , developing individual plans, implementation of strategies and behavioral management programs and evaluation of the effectiveness of set strategies.
Planning and setting up day to day programs that support skills development.
Complying with all legal and regulatory and Actv responsibilities and procedures.
Ensuring all medication is administered as per clients care plan.
Maintaining proactive and regular communication with managers and staff across Activ team.
Support WorkerTransition & Integration Services - Perth, WA02/2012 - 12/2012
Met with patients each day for regular therapeutic interviews.
Supplied crisis intervention and substance abuse services to patients in the community.
Referred clients to social services agencies.
Maintained regular contact with clients, including visiting clients' homes.
Disability Support workerHills Community
Helped each patient understand his or her illness and the contributing personal, social and economic factors.
Solicited advice and guidance from senior personnel and other experts when difficult or atypical situations developed.
Wrote reports and case summaries and compiled work records, including required statistics.
Diploma: Community WelfareCambridge College - Perth2011
Working with children check (current)
Bachelor of Arts: Community Development and SociologyMurdoch University - Perth2015
8 Weeks work experience at InterWork Disability Services and Support Organization
8 weeks work experience at The Shopfront WA
8 weeks work experience at the Metropolitan Migrant Resource Center
Multicultural Center for Women's Health Advocacy Skills Development Session for Bilingual Women
Diploma In Computer Studies: I.TCITMA College Zimbabwe - Harare2000
LLoyd Mushakawanhu - Health Corporate Network- Recruitment Officer- 0426251932
Nyasha Mvere- Manson Agencies Australia- Accounts Office- 0450526361