Home Care Worker and Assistant Manager
Mike has worked in care for 12 years, and his passion is clear to see. A keen Welsh speaker, Mike believes that language plays an important role in the care setting.
Question 1: How does being a Welsh language speaker fit into your job?
“I think it adds to the feeling of camaraderie with our Welsh language service users – they really appreciate it when I make the effort to talk to them in Welsh, it makes them feel more at ease and comfortable.”
Question 2: What do you enjoy most about your job?
“So many things. It’s an extremely rewarding career, and I love that it keeps me on my toes – no two days are the same!”
Question 3: Describe your job in three words
“Rewarding, exciting, unique.”
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