Sandie is a 27 year old part-time companion looking for a position in the South East. Sandie can be very flexible on her hours until she has settled into a new routine as she does not currently have another job.
Sandie has worked in various care roles in the past, including looking after a young man with a brain injury and work in a day centre where she also attended various care training courses. She has just returned to the UK from an au pair position looking after two young boys in Italy.
Sandie has a psychology degree and four A-Levels. She has travelled extensively and worked as a teacher training assistant in Cambodia, volunteered at a work-exchange organisation and worked as a volunteer for an environmental charity on an organic farm in Somerset that provides therapeutic visits and experiential learning for primary school children and for vulnerable children and adults. She has also worked as an adult social care officer at East Sussex County Council and in a day centre with adults needing physical care and/or companionship, where she prepared and conducted activities and assisted with personal care and administering medication.
Sandie describes herself as kind, compassionate, open-minded, calm, thoughtful, patient and fun loving. She enjoys walking, cycling, yoga, cooking, reading, movies and listening to music.
Her references describe her as: “independent, flexible, …capable, always tried to help out where she could… she really became a valued member of our family…I definitely would recommend Sandie……organized, dependable, reliable… always fulfilled her duties competently and with enthusiasm…excellent communications skills… an excellent volunteer… was an essential part of the smooth running of the organisation… extremely capable and knowledgeable… very flexible… would do whatever was asked of her with a smile on her face… used her initiative… worked well on her own and was also a very valuable team member… very personable and friendly… conscientious, diligent and creative… gave beyond what was required… hard working… positive disposition…. willing and flexible and always prepared to help out… strong interpersonal and communication skills… a great asset.