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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105
Professional Summary

As a Medication Technician and Caregiver, I prepared medications and administered them to 30+ residents at a time. I was responsible for overseeing the care and day to day health of my residents, including communicating with outside health agencies to coordinate medications, appointments and any outside health treatments. I also provided emotional and physical support to my memory care residents in all aspects of their lives, such as communication to family/friends, eating, and assisting with hygiene. Passionate about supporting patients dealing with mental health concerns such as Autism and severe OCD. Offered expert support for emotional, physical and mental needs. Caring, vigilant and devoted to patients. Bringing top-notch multitasking, organizational and conflict management skills. Nursery director: oversaw 5-6 children during Sunday services and provided a safe learning environment, including assisting with meal-time/snack, reading and making activities based on that weeks bible chapter, and coordinated games for all children including one child with Autism.

  • Self-starter Teamwork
  • Works well under pressure Quick learner
  • Time management Team player
  • Autism
  • Works
  • Quick learner
  • Self-starter
  • Teamwork
  • Team player
  • Time management
  • Patient care
  • Care plan assessment
  • First aid and safety
  • Patient Assessments
  • Medication Administration
  • Medical Records Management
  • Meal planning and preparation
  • Behavioral Management
  • Direct Patient Care
Faith International Academy Davao City Davao, Expected in 2015 High School Diploma : - GPA :

I currently am enrolled at OSU as a full-time student with online classes, my degree is a Bachelor of Science with a minor in Spanish. I plan on pursuing Dental Hygiene.

Work History
New Jersey Institute - Direct Support Professional
Manahawkin, NJ, 08/2018 - 02/2020
  • Updated patient files with current information about vitals, behaviors and other data relevant to their treatment planning.
  • Minimized injuries to staff or patients by offering important support or restraint to control patient movements.
  • Enhanced successful patient outcomes by helping each participate in recreational activities alone or in groups.
  • Promoted health and wellness in psychiatric patients by providing caring emotional support and encouragement.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance when needed.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Maintained clean, safe and well-organized patient environment.
  • Worked to improve and enhance patient lives through effective and compassionate care.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Assisted disabled clients in any way necessary to facilitate independence and well-being.
  • Completed entries in log books, journals and care plans to document accurately report patient progress.
  • Ensured safety and well-being of each patient in alignment with care plan.
  • Worked with developmentally disabled patients to provide emotional support and closely monitor potentially dangerous changes to behavior.
Bluegreen Resorts - Medication Technician & Caregiver
Gainesville, VA, 06/2017 - 05/2018
  • My responsibilities include over seeing my care staff and working directly with them to ensure all of our residents' needs are met and that they are happy, safe, and engaged in daily life in the facility.
  • This job has given me the opportunity to grow as a leader and has taught me how to effectively communicate with my supervisors and peers alike in an efficient, respectful manner.
  • Kept accurate log of all requests for medical information and records.
  • Interacted and communicated easily with department personnel and public.
  • Communicated effectively with staff, patients and insurance companies by email and telephone.
  • Resolved conflicts and negotiated mutually beneficial agreements between parties.
  • Maintained excellent attendance record, consistently arriving to work on time.
  • Devoted special emphasis to punctuality and worked to maintain outstanding attendance record, consistently arriving to work ready to start immediately.
First United Methodist Church - Nursery Attendant
City, STATE, 09/2015 - 02/2017
  • As a nursery attendant I was responsible for providing the children with a safe and fun learning environment.
  • I provided them with snacks, fun activities and educational movies and shows.
  • I helped them communicate skills and gave them all opportunities to speak about their concerns.
  • This job taught me a great deal of patience and it helped me understand the responsibility of taking care of many children at once.
  • I was especially lucky to be able to spend time with one particular child with autism which greatly helped my understanding which led me to my most recent job.
  • Cleaned and sanitized toys, surfaces and furniture.
  • Followed strict security protocols and checked IDs before releasing children.
  • Developed lessons and activities to promote children's physical and emotional development.
  • Used positive reinforcement techniques to promote patience and other good behaviors in children.
  • Worked with children individually and in groups to teach social, communicative and problem-solving skills.

I have spent a lot of my life traveling, I have been to Thailand, Japan, the Philippines, Australia, Cambodia, Panama, Mexico, and Canada . These experiences have taught me how to communicate with many people from all walks of life.

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School Attended
  • Faith International Academy Davao City
Job Titles Held:
  • Direct Support Professional
  • Medication Technician & Caregiver
  • Nursery Attendant
  • High School Diploma

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