Essay My First Work Experience
I got to Belleview nursing home and suddenly felt all my worries diminish within ten minutes of meeting my newfound work colleagues.
The matron, Myra Symes, welcomed me with a smile and made me feel part of the team immediately.
They taught me how to work on the register and how to restock supplies.
For some time, to communicate with people was not easy for me, but my job gave me a good opportunity to develop my communication skill and self-confidence.
Although the patients were old not all of them were ill, therefore they needed exercise and showing them exercise videos where we all joined in.
This made it a fun time for them, thus making their day much more bearable.
A few birthdays went by and I was celebrating my sixteenth birthday and a few weeks later; I received my first retail job.
She now is planning on going back to school for real-estate, and she sees herself as a role model to her sons and the young girls living around her....
I was informed of my duties and One particular patient, Lizzie, who was 97 and looked very sad, and confused, due to her dementia, thinking that she was still at home during the war and thought she was a sixteen year old girl.
I thought of how she must have felt, having the mind of a sixteen year old but the body of a ninety seven year old.
My Work Experience When I was told that I would be doing my work experience at Belleview nursing home, working with old sick people I found that it was a very daunting prospect. I made my way to work on Monday 6th of June by the service bus at 8.30am to be at my workplace by 9.00am.
The thought of meeting new people and trying to act mature in an environment I was not sure of scared me.