Alex Wortelhock

Education

Education

DBS (CRB) Enhanced Certified

Oct 2009 - Sep 2012

BSc Honours in Psychology

University of Bath Spa

Final year specialism:-

·         Criminal & Investigative Psychology

·         Social Psychology of Peace and Conflict

·         Abnormal Psychology

·         Debates & Perspectives in Intelligence

·         Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis (dissertation)

Sep 2006 - Jul 2008

A-Levels

Park House 6th Form College

Psychology 

Philosophy

Classical Civilizations 

English Language

Jul 2006

GCSE's

Park House School

Work History

Work History
Aug 2014 - Present

Care Worker

Randstad Care

A nursing and health & social care agency dedicated to providing staff for temporary and full-time contracts over a range of settings for a varied base of service users from adult learning disabilities and elderly to children and mental health.

Apr 2014 - Present

Agency Worker

Abacus Employment Services

A recruitment agency dedicated to providing agency staffing in the sectors of Industrial, Hospitality, Environmental, Commercial and Distribution. I primarily operate in the industrial division.

*Full-Time. Only supplementary shifts after joining Randstad Care in august 2014.

Aug 2014 - Sep 2014

Assembly Operative

PC COX

Contracted from Abacus Employment Services. Primarily working in the workshop assembling manual, battery and air powered hand-held caulking guns. Packing and machine operating duties included.

*Full time. With additional ad hoc shift cover thereafter. 

Apr 2014 - Aug 2014

Warehouse Operative

Arena Seating

Contracted from Abacus Employment Services. Primarily a painting contract within an industrial warehouse. Assisted with various projects including: Wimbledon, Queens Tennis and Britain’s Got Talent. Also involved labouring, cleaning and general operative work.

*Full-time. With additional ad hoc shifts thereafter. 

2014

Porter

Newbury Racecourse

Contracted from Abacus Employment Services. Maintaining the cellar and delivering stocks to various Race Course venues during the events. Also involved cleaning duties and work behind the bars.

*Various ad hoc events throughout 2014

May 2013 - Dec 2013

Support Worker

Dimensions

Responsible for supporting/caring for individuals in the following categories: learning disabilities, autism, epilepsy, mental health, cerebral palsy, psychotic spectrum disorders, dementia and elderly to live independently in a shared living accommodation.

Jan 2013 - Feb 2013

Floor Worker

YMCA Newbury

Responsible for handling and filtering ingoing and outgoing stock, welcoming and assisting customers, repairing and (de)assembling furniture, purchasing stocks, testing equipment, cleaning and carrying objects to customers vehicles.

Dec 2012 - Jan 2013

Office Temp

Hillier & Wilsons

Primarily leaflet/letter enclosing, photocopying and typing.

May 2005 - May 2005

Office Assistant

High & Mighty

Temporary admin experience in the office of a clothing company. Editing stock spreadsheets, photocopying, enclosing letters, printing, typing, handling calls etc.

Skills

Skills

Physical Interventions & Breakaways

Mood-Affective Disorders

Suicidal Ideation

Self-Harm

Contingency Planning

Loneworking

Safeguarding Vulnerable Individuals

Inducting Staff

Report Writing

Networking With Families

Cerebral Palsy

Elderly Care

Autism Spectrum Disorders

Addiction

Psychosis

Epilepsy

Dementia

Keyworking

Medication Administration

Care Plans

Risk Assessments

First Aid

Learning Disabilities