caregiver special needs resume example with 14+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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-Analytical Assistant Manager thriving in high stress environments requiring excellent decision-making skills and calm demeanor. Proven leadership in operations management, strategic planning and team supervision.

-Compassionate Personal Care Assistant with hands-on experience providing companionship and emotional support to residents. Well-versed in accurately documenting vital statistics and health metrics. Committed to creating positive rapport with patients and providing quality patient care.

  • Community activities
  • Client documentation
  • Quality program protocols
  • Records maintenance
  • Compassionate client care
  • Care plan management
  • Sales and Marketing
  • Problem Solving
Caregiver, Special Needs, 07/2022 to Current
Atria Senior Living Group, Inc.Sacramento, CA,
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Also working with children with special need
  • Completed weekly and monthly reports summarizing activities.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Examined and treated patient lacerations, contusions and physical symptoms and referred patients to other medical professionals.
  • Worked closely with clinical staff to support therapeutic and behavioral plans.
  • Followed safe lifting and transferring techniques to transport residents.
  • Also I have worked with children with special needs for 2 years
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Observed patients for changes in physical, emotional, mental or behavioral condition and injuries.
  • Created safe and positive living situations for clients by communicating with family and other staff about concerns or challenges.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Drove clients to shop for groceries, attend doctor appointments and run errands.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
Business Owner, 10/2008 to Current
Tuff Shed, Inc.Miami, FL,
  • Promoted business on social media platforms to maximize brand identity and generate revenue.
  • Conferred with customers to understand needs and finalize purchase orders.
  • Resolved issues quickly through meticulous research and quick decision-making.
  • Reconciled daily sales, prepared bank deposits and assessed financial transaction reports.
Assistant Manager, 10/2016 to 10/2019
  • Delegated daily tasks to team members to optimize group productivity.
  • Mentored staff to enhance skills and achieve daily targets, using hands-on and motivational leadership.
  • Directed and led employees, supervising activities to drive productivity and efficiency.
  • Enforced company policies and procedures to strengthen operational standards across departments.
Special Needs Child Caregiver, 12/2014 to 12/2016
Private CareCity, STATE,
  • Engaged clients in age-appropriate activities and playing games.
  • Assisted clients with personal hygiene, bathing, grooming and dressing.
  • Transported clients to and from planned activities.
  • Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling.
  • Redirected poor behavior using positive reinforcement.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Kept records of children's behavior and progress to provide updates to parents.
  • Compiled treatment reports and progress evaluations to share with parents and guardians throughout time in program.
  • Developed professional connections with clients through compassion and comprehensive guidance in daily activities.
  • Collaborated with guardians, physicians and teachers to establish individualized goals and build personalized treatment plans.
  • Maintained organized and clean classroom and play areas.
  • Established and maintained safe, supportive and welcoming environments for children of all backgrounds.
  • Communicated with parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors and upcoming events.
  • Taught children how to complete basic crafts such as paintings, drawings and decorations.
  • Encouraged positive behaviors, including patience with teachers and fellow kids.
  • Read stories to children, facilitated discussions and tied books into learning opportunities.
  • Provided nurturing and appropriate environment for children ranging in age from [2 years old ] to [15 years old ].
  • Observed and monitored children's play activities.
  • Dressed children and changed diapers.
  • Organized and stored toys and materials to maintain order in activity areas.
  • Supported children's emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others and positive self-concepts.
  • Kept records of daily observations and information about activities, meals served and medications administered.
  • Instructed children in eating, resting and restroom habits.
  • Sanitized toys and play equipment.
  • Identified signs of emotional or developmental problems in children to alert parents or guardians.
  • Communicated with children's parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors and related issues.
  • Maintained safe play environment.
  • Cared for children in institutional settings.
  • Managed administrative program tasks such as taking attendance, updating logs and tracking supplies.
  • Updated detailed records for each child with information such as daily observations, meals served and medications administered.
Education and Training
High School Diploma: , Expected in 10/2007 to St Fransis Girls Secondary School - Mbeya - Tanzania,

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School Attended

  • St Fransis Girls Secondary School

Job Titles Held:

  • Caregiver, Special Needs
  • Business Owner
  • Assistant Manager
  • Special Needs Child Caregiver


  • High School Diploma

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