This week she’s receiving training in the use of Personal Protective Equipment, and will shortly start getting some hands-on experience, shadowing one of Devon County Council’s reablement teams.
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“This is a tough time for everyone. I’m lucky that I’m fit and healthy. I’m ready to step up and help those who need it most.”
In just one week around 600 peopleregistered their interest, including students, college leavers, retired health professionals and people who are not working.
Hundreds of health and care jobs will be on offer at a series of ‘Proud to Care’ jobs fairs next month, in Exeter, Barnstaple, Plymouth and Torquay.
A man from Barnstaple who is receiving twice daily visits from domiciliary care workers has met with Barnstaple’s mayor Ian Roome to highlight the difference this care makes to him.
Care providers across Devon are currently short of over 150 home care workers and with demand for support rising the Council is warning it is getting more and more difficult to arrange the right personal care packages for everyone in the county that needs one.