• Perth WA

Tanya Hook

Summary

As a compassionate caring person, I have been a support worker, supporting people with profound and intellectual disabilities for the past 15 years of my working life. With my experience and skills, it has contributed to quality support and care which I applied to supporting people within and outside the community.

Work History

Work History

Residential Support Worker

2001 - 2016
NULSEN
  • Supporting people with profound and intellectual disabilities
  • supporting people with extreme challenging behaviours
  • performing personal care duties
  • bathing and showering routines
  • occupational health and safety standards
  • administering medications
  • bowel care management
  • food preparation
  • food safety practices
  • mealtime management practices
  • wheelchair strapping operations
  • cash handling and documentation
  • Incident reporting and filing
  • community access and support
  • positive behaviour support
  • cleaning duties.


Support Assistant

2004 - 2005
MY PLACE FOUNDATION
  • Community support and access 
  • bathing and shower routines
  • administering medications
  • bowel care management
  • food preparations
  • mealtime management practices
  • cash handling and documentation
  • activity day sheet reporting
  • cleaning duties

Checkout Operator

2000 - 2001
MIDLAND
  •  Supermarket Checkout Operator
  • cleaning duties
  • Deli Assistant
  • safety food practices
  • Dairy Assistant  
  • Customer Service
  • Cash Handling,  Eftpos credit & cash
  • Stock Handling and Processing.

Skills

Skills

Excellent communication skills


Administration of medication


Bowel Care Management

administration of suppositories

administration of microlax enemas

Blood glucose Monitoring - Optium


Nebulizer Medication


Medication via J tube

PEG feed MICKEY

PEG Gravity feed

Jejunostomy Management / feed


Certifications

Certifications

Manual Handling

2015
Health Ageing Training Services

statement of attendance

CPR

2015
Health Ageing Training Services

statement of attainment

Nonviolent crisis intervention

2014
cpi

certificate of participation expiry 13/06/2014

Smart thinking 2006

2009
Nulsen Haven

certificate of completion

Smart thinking 2006

Education

Education

Jan 1996 - Jul 2000
Governor Stirling Senior High School


Reference

Gordon Trewern

CEO - Head Director

NULSEN

08) 62534700

John Gangell

Bassendean Mayor

Michelle Roberts MLA Midland

0403726607

Working with Children Check

Notice Number 314503

Expiry 4/2/2018

National Police Clearance

Application Number 0991784

valid as at 24/09/2015