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Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK
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Summary

Dedicated Caregiver highly experienced in addressing both physical and emotional patent needs. Familiar with scheduling and managing appointments, coordinating household support and offering caring companionship. Well-organized with medications and physically fit to handle any client need.

Dedicated worker passionate about helping others live fulfilling lives by providing personal assistance and care in managing various health-related conditions. Knowledgeable about managing medications, appointments and social events. Well-organized and compassionate with good relationship-building abilities.

Skills
  • First aid and safety
  • Client documentation
  • Community integration
  • Community activities
  • Compassionate client care
  • Behavior redirection
  • Preparing meals
  • Helping with medication
  • Monitoring fluids
  • Grooming and bathing assistance
  • Quality assurance controls
  • General housekeeping ability
  • Medical terminology knowledge
  • Patient relations
  • Catheter change and preparation
  • Quick problem solver
  • Care plan management
  • Records maintenance
  • Quality program protocols
  • Records management
  • Respiratory equipment training
  • Calm and level-headed under duress
Experience
01/2015 to 09/2018
Caregiver, Special Needs The Mentor Network New Martinsville, WV,
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Coordinated with doctors and registered nurses to develop care plans for patients.
  • Transported patients to and from medical, dental and personal care appointments.
  • Reported concerns to supervisory to maintain optimal care for all client needs.
  • Assisted patients with daily personal hygiene such as bathing, dressing and grooming.
  • Engaged with patients and families, providing emotional support and instruction in preparing healthy meals, independent living skills and adaptation to disability or illness.
  • Oversaw and planned resident schedules by coordinating doctor appointments, exercise routines, recreational activities and family visits.
  • Cleaned and sanitized rooms and equipment using aseptic technique to prevent infection and cross-contamination.
  • Administered all necessary medications as directed by care plan.
  • Assisted with basic care for elderly patients, including scheduling appointments and managing finances and legal matters.
  • Directed patients in simple prescribed exercises, including passive and active ROM to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment to promote client happiness and safety.
  • Performed light housekeeping duties such as, making beds, sweeping floors and sanitizing surfaces.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with each patient to facilitate best possible care and assistance.
  • Maintained focused, inclusive and supportive learning environments.
  • Engaged client in physical and mental activities to sustain quality of life.
  • Worked to improve patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Took and recorded patient temperature, pulse, respiration and blood pressure to monitor health statistics.
  • Documented information in patient charts and communicated status updates to interdisciplinary care team.
  • Provided students with personalized educational, behavioral and emotional support.
  • Met with parents about student needs to garner additional support.
07/2015 to 09/2016
Bartender/Food Server Best Buy Dinuba, CA,
  • Checked identification of customers to verify age requirements needed for purchase of alcohol.
  • Ordered and maintained inventory of bar products, including alcohol, soft drinks and supplies to drive high volume of sales.
  • Confirmed customers' ages for alcohol service and discontinued service to intoxicated guests.
  • Made product recommendations to customers based on preference, food pairings and special promotions.
  • Restocked beer and liquor on regular schedule and after special events to prepare for forecasted needs.
  • Promoted customer safety by maintaining current list of available ride services for inebriated customers.
  • Worked with management to plan and implement special events to boost customer numbers and profits.
  • Recognized VIP customers immediately and provided special treatment, including preferred tables.
  • Stocked bar with beer, wine, liquor and related supplies.
  • Optimized bar inventory and storage to effectively meet expected business levels with adequate stock of alcohol, soft drinks and other supplies.
  • Planned and updated menus to capitalize on changing trends in customer preferences.
  • Balanced daily registers and generated sales reports to support financial and administrative objectives.
  • Kept close track of bar tabs and transferred open tabs to dining area seamlessly, smoothing process for wait staff.
  • Operated cash register and Point of Sale (POS) system for transactions and made proper change for cash transactions.
  • Advertised, marketed and recommended drink options to guests to increase guest satisfaction.
  • Multitasked to meet customer, business operations and server needs with minimal errors or delays.
  • Stayed up-to-date on latest in mixology trends, bar equipment and sanitation standards.
  • Kept detailed inventories of bar supplies and stocked work areas to maintain workflow efficiently.
  • Engaged in small talk with patrons to build rapport and earn repeat business.
  • Collected food, wine and appetizer orders from patrons and promoted upsell items.
  • Managed bar area, including cocktail design and menu, inventory, regulation compliance and customer relationships.
  • Produced and balanced daily and weekly sales reports to assess and coordinate staff.
  • Reduced inventory losses by creating new drink menu items to move older products.
02/2010 to 09/2015
Customer Service Cashier Shells City, STATE,
  • Processed credit card, EBT and gift certificate payments in electronic computer systems.
  • Operated cash register by swiping barcoded items across electronic scanner to record price and collect payment.
  • Counted tills at beginning of shift with start money and balanced and reconciled register, reflecting financial discrepancies, refunds and account deferrals.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Greeted customers warmly and responded to requests for information.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Assisted customers to find appropriate products, answered product questions and provided product solutions.
  • Unboxed new merchandise and added to shelves in accordance with planograms and stock rotation policies.
  • Maintained high productivity by efficiently processing cash, credit, debit and voucher program payments for customers.
  • Worked closely with front-end staff to assist customers.
  • Properly verified customer identification for alcohol or tobacco purchases.
  • Counted drawers at start and end of shifts to validate daily records and uphold accounting accuracy.
  • Received product orders, unloaded merchandise and arranged store stock into appealing displays.
  • Welcomed customers, offering assistance to help find necessary store items.
  • Scanned items quickly to keep lines moving and reduce overall wait time.
  • Trained new team members in cash register operation, stock procedures and customer service.
  • Helped customer locate and select appropriate merchandise throughout store.
  • Wiped down counters and conveyor belt to remove debris and maintain cleanliness.
  • Stayed up to date on current item discounts to support promotions.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
  • Handled
    customer
    complaints
    and
    concerns promptly, escalating complex issues to direct supervisor for quick resolution.
Education and Training
Expected in 08/2011 to to
High School Diploma:
Sam Houston High School - Arlington, TX
GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Sam Houston High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Caregiver, Special Needs
  • Bartender/Food Server
  • Customer Service Cashier

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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