Cleanliness and Young People Essay

Submitted By Megzymonsta91
Words: 835
Pages: 4

Employment history
Paid work
Night Support Worker
Working in a residential school for young people with ASD aged 7-19. Assisting them with their night routines e.g. washing and dressing for bed, whilst encouraging independence, ensuring that the student's health and wellbeing is maintained at all times, providing personal care, cleaning living areas (e.g. mopping, dusting/ polishing, cleaning food surfaces and cleaning bathrooms.), recording and reporting through excels and observation books to follow student's sleep patterns and health, general admin work e.g. inputting data, writing emails and newsletters to students, archiving.
Cleaner/Housekeeper – The Bankes Arms Hotel
Reason for leaving – Replaced by unpaid staff
My main duties included cleaning the Hotel’s 10 rooms, changing bed sheets, vacuming, mopping, Dusting, cleaning bathroom areas and maintaining other aspects of cleanliness in the rooms. I was also required to clean the bar, dining room and hallway areas to a high standard.
Children’s Library Service Assistant – Borough of Poole Libraries
Reason for leaving – 6 Month Contract
My main Duties included working in a small team of 2 others to assist the children’s Librarian in her daily job role, working with children and young people aged 0-19 years of age. These duties included organising and running various workshops for children and young people to promote Poole Libraries and ensure our full Library service is accessible to them, selecting and sending stock to various childcare settings, schools, other Borough of Poole services and individual service users, Organising and running fun days and other family events to promote Poole Libraries, Assisting in running challenges etc. to promote Poole Libraries (e.g. The Summer Reading Challenge, Bookstart Bookcrawl), sending Bookstart packs etc. To various schools and childcare settings, designing flyers and posters to advertise Poole libraries and various events, General admin duties (e.g. writing emails, calling various schools and childcare settings), Helping to run storytime sessions (e.g. Baby bounce), General maintenance of stock (e.g. weeding out of date stock and improving presentation etc.), I also rewrote the “Junior Subject index” for Poole libraries

Shops Assistant – Leonards Gift Shop
Reason for leaving - Short term summer job
Duties included serving customers at tills, advising customers, stocking shelves, gathering stock for postage to online customers, cleaning e.g. hovering, dusting, handing food stuffs, preparing foodstuffs, ensuring food stuffs are stored safely and hygienically and stock rotation

Voluntary work
Voluntary assistant – Connexions BDP (Ansbury)
I have been working for the Connexions across Bournemouth, Dorset and Poole since July 2006 in which time I performed many duties including: Being assistant supervisor of the U-project (a summer camp for troubled teens) which required me to sleep on the premises as a member of staff on duty, Writing and organising applications for grants from various youth-work funding, handling the money from any grants we succeeded in receiving, Writing, organising and performing several school assemblies about Connexions, Being the leader of the YIC (Youths Improving Connexions) voluntary team in which i was leading up to ten other young people in the meetings, meeting and greeting young people waiting to see a connexions PA and