Jonathan Neil Partridge
- Gender Male
- Have you worked as a PA before? 1 - 3 years
- Areas of London covered Lambeth, Kensington and Chelsea, Hammersmith and Fulham, Camden, Wandsworth, Lewisham, Southwark, Westminster, Islington, Camden, City
- Weekly availability Monday: AM, Tuesday: AM, Monday: PM, Tuesday: PM, Friday: AM, Wednesday: PM, Friday: PM, Saturday: PM
- Joined 25/09/2018 10:07 am
Do you have a current DBS Certificate?
Are you registered with the DBS Update Service?
Have you worked as a PA before?
1 - 3 years
Past work history and/or relevant experience
From October 2014 to January 2017 I was a live-in companion for 2 separate hosts, one in Clapham and the other in Gospel Oak, both through agencies. My responsibilities included: driving, kitchen maintenance, social outings and cultural trips, home security, pet care, watering plants, general companionship and support, errands, carrying, recycling, household clearance, hospital visits, property guardianship, some basic personal care.
Between September 2015 and March 2016 I also worked as a caregiver for a client with Lewy Body dementia offering personal care and assistance with outings.
PAST WORK HISTORY
I have worked as a personal trainer and group fitness instructor since 1999 and hold numerous CYQ fitness qualifications. Though I am not looking to offer fitness training as such I am happy to give general guidance on physical activity and other well-being issues, such as nutrition and healthy food preparation.
I am first aid trained.
My DBS certificate number is 001492824234, date of birth 28th July 1975.
Nursing or medical experience
Why are you interested in working as a PA?
I see working as a PA as a progression from my role as a live-in companion. I enjoy it very much and find it meaningful. I enjoy helping people and experiencing how they go about their daily lives.
What interests and/or hobbies do you have?
I sing and have performed in choirs and bands.
I enjoy racket sports, track and field athletics, keeping fit, travel, nature and trips to the countryside.
Cinema and seeing old classics at the National Film Theatre.
Cooking healthy, nutritious food. I am no chef but can do the basics!
Took up scuba diving recently and have dived several times in the Canary Islands.
What training or qualifications do you have?
B.A. (Hons) Modern European Studies with French and German, UCL
CYQ Personal Trainer Award and numerous other fitness certificates
Mentor Training from the Depaul Trust
Moving and Handling
Safeguarding of Vulnerable Adults
What language(s) do you speak?:
Is English your first language?
Level of spoken English:
Level of written English:
Which services are you happy to provide?:
Shopping, Cooking, Preparing meals, Social engagements, Pet care and supervision, Supporting client on outings, Support with transport, Admin / Paperwork, Other (please specify below)
Other (services you provide)
Basic computer, Internet and mobile phone assistance
Games and entertainment
What personal care are you happy to provide?:
Assistance in and out of shower, Dressing undressing, Applying creams, Changing dressings, Personal hygiene
Which gender(s) are you happy to provide personal care for?:
Do you have any special needs or preferences?
Areas of London covered:
Lambeth, Kensington and Chelsea, Hammersmith and Fulham, Camden, Wandsworth, Lewisham, Southwark, Westminster, Islington, Camden, City
Monday: AM, Tuesday: AM, Monday: PM, Tuesday: PM, Friday: AM, Wednesday: PM, Friday: PM, Saturday: PM
Level of flexibility
Available during school holidays
Available during Bank holidays
Available during Christmas and New Year