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Norman MacKay - Isle of Lewis

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

I have full insurance.
Use of a car which is fully insured to take you out shopping, appointments, visiting to name a few.
I help my wife care for my Mother in Law who lives with us and has Alzheimers.
there are many types of people needing assistance and over the years i have helped people with various illnesses and disabilities.

Personal Interests

Motorcycles, walking, socialising

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All day All day All day All day All day
Overnight Cover
No
Times unavailable

Usually only on my agreed holidays


Ingried Boussaroque - Barra

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

Lots of experience in counselling, but no official training (though working on it)
Lots of teaching experience, with adults and kids
I've been part for 2 years of a program in Montreal (Canada) that brought music to people in "long-term care".
I also conducted a choir for elderly and isolated people

Personal Interests

Music, movies, yoga, running, dance, books

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
usually free usually free usually free usually free usually free usually free usually free
Overnight Cover
Yes
Times unavailable

I'm self employed, so my schedule is really varying a lot, but I generally have good availabilities when I'm on the island.


ms Alison Mackenzie - Stornoway

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

Semi retired nurse with experience in psychiatry & work with autistic spectrum disorder young people
Have done various appropriate training courses suitable to both posts, have also already worked on one to one basis with young male wheelchair user as p/a.

Personal Interests

I am middle aged widowed lady, mum of one.
I like all outdoor activities and walk a lot, swim listen to music and like to interact with people from all walks of life

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Mornings Mornings Mornings Mornings Mornings N/a N/a
Overnight Cover
Yes
Times unavailable

From time to time I may be away, holiday or family visiting but mainly at home & would be willing to come & go with service user when necessary.


Joan Morrison-Macdonald - Isle of Lewis

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Training / Skills

Registered Social Worker, 30 years in Social Work, 20 of those in Edinburgh. Have worked in various care settings and various teams working with children and families, mental health, young and older individuals with additional support needs and people affected by dementia and neurological conditions as well as palliative care. As a registered Social Worker you must keep your training up to date. I have a particular interest in working with individuals with additional support needs particularly 1-1 support and same for people affected by mental health difficulties and neurological conditions

Personal Interests

Quality family life is my main priority. I love cooking, reading, going to cinema and socialising with friends. I am reliable, flexible and miss not supporting those in need and always ensure I support individuals with respect and am confidential and am committed to person centred working . I am friendly and calm and ensure those I work with are supported to reach their full potential to ensure they are receiving an enhanced quality of life despite whatever difficulties they face.

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All day All day All day All day All day All day
Overnight Cover
Yes
Times unavailable

No unless I was going on annual leave which would be planned


Morag Macleod - Isle of Harris

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

Food & Hygiene certificate
Moving & Handling
Medication

Personal Interests

Reading
Kinitting
Walking
Baking

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 9am-5pm 12 noon - 3pm Not available
Overnight Cover
No
Times unavailable
Mobile phone: 07787837419

MRS CHRISSIE MARY CAMPBELL(ISMAY) - Isle of Lewis

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Training / Skills

I have personal experience of providing palliative and dementia care. Have worked in Education for a long time with Special needs pupils.

Personal Interests

Love walking, animals, reading, DIY, gardening, knitting, sewing and crochet

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
11-5 11-5 11-5 11-5
Overnight Cover
Yes
Times unavailable

Sundays


Lexa Foulger - Stornoway

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

SVQ Health & Social Care Level 2
Moving & Handling
Medication
Confidentiality & Whistleblowing
I am willing to be employed on a Self Employed basis

Personal Interests

Walking, Reading, Knitting, Internet, Cycling

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Variable Variable Variable Variable Variable Variable Variable
Overnight Cover
Yes
Times unavailable

No overnight cover available on Tuesdays and Sundays.


Erica Clark - All

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

Degree in Community Education and 15+ years of experience working with young people, adults and community groups.
This training and experience allows me to work well in a one to one setting supporting individuals to achieve their full potential.

Personal Interests

I enjoy spending free time with my children in the outdoors on adventures and also keeping fit. I also volunteer at the local church youth club every fortnight.

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
9am-12noon 9am-12noon 9am-12noon
Overnight Cover
No
Times unavailable

I work part time Tuesday - Thursday's. I am willing to be flexible and can negotiate times to suit. From August 2019 once my son starts school I will be more flexible.
At the moment I will be unable to do overnights.
I can cover the Stornoway and Greater Broadbay areas.


Christina McGee - Stornoway

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

Retired staff nurse. Have skills in all personal levels of care. Up to date on health and safety, moving and handling and infection control. Good communication skills. Have worked also with dementia patients.

Personal Interests

Fitness, dog walking. Knitting.

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
8-13.00 hrs 8-13.00 hrs possible evenings No Mornings possible evenings. Mornings 8- 12hrs possible evenings No
Overnight Cover
No
Times unavailable

Denise Johnstone - South Uist

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

SVQ2 Care
Mental health First Aid
Medication
Moving and Handling

Personal Interests

Swiming
Reading
Walking

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All day All day All day All day All day All day All day
Overnight Cover
Yes
Times unavailable

Donna Jane Macleod - Isle of Lewis

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

I have training and experience in working with clients who have been in need of Palliative Care, Personal Care and also clients who have been diagnosed with Dementia.
I have also had training in First Aid, Food Hygiene, Moving & Handling and Risk Assessment.
I have Personal Injury Insurance and am also insured to take clients out in my car.
I have experience of M.N.D.

Personal Interests

My personal Interest include reading, gardening, Internet, knitting, visiting and chatting to people.

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All day All day All day All day All day 2pm-5pm
Overnight Cover
No
Times unavailable

Sundays

Home phone: 01851 701677
Mobile phone: 07768958577

Margaret Smith - Isle of Lewis

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

20 years experience in domiciliary in the private sector and also in care homes.

Personal Interests

Baking, walking, reading, knitting, animals

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
Afternoon Morning Not available All day Afternoon
Overnight Cover
No
Times unavailable

Willing to be flexible where days and times are concerned.


Jason John Bell Hall - Isle of Lewis

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

In previous employment I have worked with people who have had additional learning needs and people who have been visually impaired.
While presently employed, I volunteer at the Second Chance furniture upcycling shop in Stornoway.
I work along side and offer guidance to other volunteers who currently receive social support.
I have a current first aid qualification, a full clean drivers license and have my own car.

Personal Interests

I like animals, going for walks, D.I.Y. and spending time with family and friends

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
All Day All Day
Overnight Cover
No
Times unavailable

Elizabeth Jappy - Stornoway

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
No
Access to a car
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

SVQ2
All training courses attended with CnES e.g Dementia, Medicines and Moving and Handling.

Personal Interests

Walking a lot as I don't have a car. Reading and looking after granddaughters.

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
7am - 10am and possibly evening 7am - 10am and possibly evening 7am - 10am and possibly evening 7am - 10am and possibly evening 7am - 10am and possibly evening 7am - 10am and possibly evening Not available
Overnight Cover
Yes
Times unavailable
Home phone: 01851 704758
Mobile phone: 07880540137

Sarah Mackenzie - Isle of Lewis

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Training / Skills

I currently work as a specialist carer
I've worked with Ark Housing Association, working with vulnerable people .
I've done medication training and moving and handling.
I was also hairdressing for 8 years so comes in handy for keeping people stylish.

Personal Interests

Been able to help someone is apart of my daily life. Just to see the satisfaction of others in need makes my life worth living .
I do love to keep fit and try my hardest to stay healthy.
I'm a very willing caring person.

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
I've got a 4 week rota on week 1 I do 3-10 mon and tue wed I do an 8 -3 thurs an 3-10 Fri an 8 till 3 off sat sun Week 2 mon tue.then wed thurs I'm on nights shift so off Fri sat sun Week 3mon tue night shift of wed thurs on Fri 8 -3 sat 8-3 sun 3-10 Week 4 of monday tue 3-10wed 3-10 thurs 8-3 then Friday I have off. Sat I'm working 3-10 sun 8-3 At this moment my rota is on week 1 .
Overnight Cover
Yes
Times unavailable

Jenny Ross - Isle of Lewis

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

Have attended classes on moving & handling. First aid. At least 5 years experience in providing personal care.

Personal Interests

Love spending time with the family.

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
2-5 pm 10-5 pm 10-5 pm 2-5 pm 10-5pm
Overnight Cover
No
Times unavailable

Evenings and weekends.


Shannen crossley - All

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Personal Care, Domiciliary, Social Support, Accompanying to appointments, events etc.
Training / Skills

Worked in a care home for a few years, now do home help.

Personal Interests

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
10.30am - 7pm 10.30am - 7pm 10.30am - 7pm 10.30am - 7pm 10.30am - 7pm 10.30am - 7pm
Overnight Cover
Yes
Times unavailable

Joanna George - Isle of Lewis

PVG Supplied
Yes
Valid Driving Licence
Yes
Access to a car
Yes
Level of support offered
Training / Skills

I have had eight years lived experience of supporting people with brain injury. Other experience includes accompanying elderly folk to shops & appointments etc., offering craft workshops to individuals with disabilities and mental problems & some experience of relief care work (private and NHS).
Main skills - doing activities with individuals to keep mind and body active, patience, kindness, postive attitude, understanding of a wide range of mental health problems including anger and paranoia issues.
Courses:
Understanding traumatic brain injury.
Training in Level I and Level II - EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique) with a particular interest in overcoming PTSD.

Personal Interests

Spiritual outlook on life. Enjoy nature, creative arts, gardening and outdoor activities.

Availability

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sunday
all day all day all day all day all day all day
Overnight Cover
No
Times unavailable

I am self employed so can arrange suitable days/times with you to fit your needs. Don't work Sundays.