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Jessica
Claire
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Summary

Resiliant Direct Support Professional With Solid Background Assisting Patients With Basic Needs and Care. Knowledgeable About Medical Procedures, Recreational Requirements and Protective Measures. Perceptive Individual Familiar With Social and Community Services Rules and Regulations.

Reliable Direct Care Worker Offering Exceptional Care in Home Environments. Passionate About Supporting Patient Progress by Monitoring Medication Reactions, Observing Behaviors and Teaching Healthy Habits. Dedicated to Patient Safety, Wellness and Happiness.

Committed Direct Care Worker Brings Success in Healthcare Roles. Skilled at Assisting With Daily Living Activities and Meal Preparation. Focused on Maintaining Client Safety and Comfort Through Continuous Monitoring and Care.

Detail-Oriented Direct Care Worker Supports Daily Living Activities and Provides Transportation to Enhance Client Well-Being. Seasoned Care Expert Experienced With Developmentally Disabled Clients. Committed to Promoting Comfort With Dignity and Compassion.

Compassionate Home Healthcare Professional Offering Demonstrated Success in Aligning Daily Activities With Care Plans and Expediently Reporting Any Client Status Changes. Promotes Formation of Habits for Sustainable Health Improvement. In-Depth Knowledge of Behavior Redirection Strategies.

Responsible and Motivated Student Ready to Apply Education in the Workplace. Offers Excellent Technical Abilities With Software and Applications, Ability to Handle Challenging Work, and Excellent Time Management Skills.

Dependable DSP With Excellent Organization Skills Demonstrated Through History of Managing Client Daily Activities, Appointments and Medication Needs. Well-Versed in Administering Medication and Monitoring Nutrition. Trusted to Oversee Patients in Challenging Medical States.

Skills
  • First Aid Certification
  • Critical Thinking
  • Personal Hygiene Assistance
  • Client Records Management
  • Household Cleaning
  • Personal Service
  • Diet and Nutrition
  • Bedside Care
  • Care Planning
  • CPR Certification
  • Health Services
  • Care Plan Management
  • Behavior Redirection
Education and Training
Excelsior, Healthcare Academy Glenwood, IL, Expected in 12/2022 Certification : Phlebotomy Technician - GPA :
Excelsior, Healthcare Academy Glenwood, IL, Expected in 12/2022 Certification : EKG Technician - GPA :
Excelsior, Healthcare Academy Glenwood, IL, Expected in 12/2022 Certification : Patient Care Technician - GPA :
Excelsior, Healthcare Academy Glenwood, IL, Expected in 11/2022 Certification : Certified Nurses Assistant - GPA :
Living Free Center Florida , Expected in 07/2022 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Experience
Seven Hills Foundation - Direct Support Professional
Peabody, MA, 12/2022 - Current
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Encouraged and reassured clients throughout transitions to facilitate smooth discharge.
  • Assisted with planning and coordination of activities and outings based on individual needs.
  • Accompanied or transported clients to appointments, errands and social activities.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Assisted individuals in development of social skills to become integrated in community.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Provided direct care to individuals with intellectual and developmental disabilities, fostering activities of daily living.
  • Transported clients to doctor's appointments and errands.
  • Assisted individuals in learning and developing new skills.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
Airgas Inc - Retail Manager
Decatur, AL, 12/2018 - 12/2020
  • Created effective business plans to focus strategic decisions on long-term objectives.
  • Appraised inventory levels on frequent basis, ordering new merchandise to keep quantities well-stocked.
  • Used excellent verbal skills to engage customers in conversation and effectively determine needs and requirements.
  • Maintained store staff by recruiting, orienting and training employees.
  • Completed thorough opening, closing and shift change functions to maintain operational standards each day.
  • Met or exceeded fiscal sales goals, maximizing operating budgets.
  • Coached, managed and developed teams to provide exceptional service and achieve sales goals.
  • Staged merchandise and stocked sales floor to stimulate impulse sales.
  • Remained calm and professional in stressful circumstances and effectively diffused tense situations.
  • Managed special store projects to improve store-wide processes and operations.
  • Used strong issue resolution and communication skills to cultivate and strengthen lasting client relationships.
  • Delegated work to staff, setting priorities and goals.
Islands Restaurants - Restaurant Manager
Lake Forest, CA, 12/2014 - 12/2018
  • Delegated work to staff, setting priorities and goals.
  • Trained front-of-house staff on restaurant policies and procedures, guest service techniques and communication skills to promote positive experiences.
  • Enforced sanitary practices for food handling, general cleanliness and maintenance of dining and kitchen areas.
  • Trained new employees to perform duties.
  • Resolved problems or concerns to satisfaction of involved parties.
  • Completed thorough opening, closing and shift change functions to maintain operational standards each day.
  • Maintained safe working and guest environment to reduce risk of injury and accidents.
  • Coached team members on food safety and sanitation processes, customer service, menu education and up-selling techniques to drive revenue.
  • Trained workers in food preparation, money handling and cleaning roles to facilitate restaurant operations.
  • Inspected restrooms and dining and serving areas to foster cleanliness and proper setup.
Community Living Centers, Inc. - Caregiver
Madison Heights, MI, 12/2009 - 12/2013
  • Collected and recorded patients' blood pressure, pulse and respirations (TPRs) to evaluate and note basic health status.
  • Assisted clients with maintaining good personal hygiene.
  • Assisted with meal planning to meet nutritional plans.
  • Drove clients to doctors' appointments and social outings.
  • Helped clients get in and out of beds and wheelchairs.
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Created safe and positive living situations for clients by communicating with family and other staff about concerns or challenges.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Excelsior, Healthcare Academy
  • Excelsior, Healthcare Academy
  • Excelsior, Healthcare Academy
  • Excelsior, Healthcare Academy
  • Living Free Center

Job Titles Held:

  • Direct Support Professional
  • Retail Manager
  • Restaurant Manager
  • Caregiver

Degrees

  • Certification
  • Certification
  • Certification
  • Certification
  • High School Diploma

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