Work experience

Work experience

care assistant

2011 - 2014
croftbank house

taking care of the personal needs of residents in care home, ie washing, dressing, feeding and using  equipment such as stand aids, hoists, and sliding sheets, 

2002 - 2008

looking after my grandmother in my own home, taking over her personal care due to her being bed ridden, giving her medication as and when required, using equipment ie, hoist and bath lift. 


1993 - 1998
forman fish

trained as a filleter, and proceeded to work to targets using knives 

sewing machinist

1986 - 1990
northeast rigout

overlocker, making of protective clothing used on the rigs in the north sea.

sewing machinist

1980 - 1982

alexander overalls, making workwear, ie uniforms

sewing machinist

1977 - 1980
  • Used an overlocker sewing machine to sew and make Childrens clothes
  • Worked to targets and deadlines
  • Often made bonus as I overachieved target. 



Aug 2010 - Mar 2011
modern apprenticeship

health and social care level 2

secondary education

Aug 1973 - Aug 1977
bellshill academy

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