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direct support professional resume example with 6 years of experience

Jessica
Claire
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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
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Summary

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.

Skills
  • Service Documentation
  • Incapacitation care
  • Decision Making
  • Personal Service
  • Attentive to People
  • Relationship Building
  • Ability to Lift
  • Supportive Personality
  • Caring Companionship
  • Team Collaboration
  • Patient Ambulation
  • Personal Hygiene Assistance
  • Time Management
  • Bedside Care
  • Problem Identification
  • Clear Communication
  • Ability to Lift Clients
  • Critical Thinking
  • Health Services
  • Behavior Redirection
Education and Training
West High School Sioux City, IA Expected in 05/2007 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Experience
Bethesda Lutheran Homes - Direct Support Professional
Littleton, CO, 01/2019 - 08/2022
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Transported clients to doctor's appointments and errands.
  • Enhanced patient wellbeing by supporting participation in recreational activities.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Monitored client's well-being, safety and comfort under physician direction.
  • Documented current patient information to update vital signs, behaviors and eating habits.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Documented client progress in charts and logbooks.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Served meals and assisted immobile or disabled individuals with eating.
  • Assisted client with personal hygiene, mobility and transportation.
  • Built strong and trusting rapport with clients and loved ones.
  • Prepared food and helped patients eat to support healthy nutrition.
  • Monitored health and well-being of clients and reported significant health changes.
  • Changed bed linens, made bed and laundered soiled linens to keep patients' bed clean.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Checked mail, shopped for groceries and handled bill payments.
  • Coached patients on [Type] at-home care, adjusting plans and schedules based on patient conditions, needs and overall health.
Multipayl - Home Health Aide
Jacksonville, FL, 10/2021 - 02/2022
  • Maintained clean and well-organized environment for client happiness and safety.
  • Assisted clients with bathing, dressing and incontinence care.
  • Helped clients stay happy and healthy by providing mental and emotional support.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Assisted with client personal care needs to foster independence and well-being.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Organized and administered medications on schedules to alleviate symptoms and improve quality of life.
  • Monitored client behaviors and emotional states, reporting concerns to case manager and documenting information in files.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Organized games and other activities to engage clients and offer mental stimulation.
  • Mopped floors, vacuumed, washed dishes and performed other household chores to assist clients.
  • Transported clients to doctor's appointments and errands.
  • Dressed, groomed and fed patients with limited physical abilities to support basic needs.
  • Carried out important daily living tasks for patients by cooking meals, washing laundry and other household chores.
  • Documented client progress in charts and logbooks.
  • Ran errands for clients and drove to appointments to maintain wellness and support daily living needs.
  • Supervised medication administration, personal hygiene and other activities of daily living.
  • Greeted patients and families with enthusiastic, compassionate attitude to establish long-term professional relationships.
Pala Band Of Mission Indians - Teacher's Aide
Pala, CA, 08/2016 - 01/2019
  • Assisted instructional staff with implementing lessons and activities for full classes and small groups.
  • Supported classroom teachers by managing files, preparing materials and updating records.
  • Supervised children on field trips to maintain safety and foster cultural learning experiences.
  • Sorted and shelved books to help manage materials and free up teachers for more important work.
  • Assisted in developing programs and activities to drive improvements in students' academics.
  • Kept audio-visual supplies and equipment organized and ready for classroom use.
  • Supervised children and participated with children in activities.
  • Established positive relationships with students, parents, fellow teachers and school administrators.
  • Kept students safe inside and outside classrooms by proactively monitoring behaviors and tracking student movements, safety hazards and visitors.
  • Provided one-on-one assistance and tutoring to students requiring additional help.
  • Promoted student learning by providing individualized and small group support to reinforce classroom topics.
  • Helped students master learning concepts through one-on-one and small group tutoring.
  • Contributed to positive, educational setting by delivering gentle discipline and promoting student success.
  • Monitored students in class, hallways and cafeteria to supervise, enforce rules and support lead teacher.
  • Helped teachers with material generation, lesson plan development, class preparation, scheduling, exam distribution and student mentoring.
  • Collaborated with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons promoting learning and student engagement.
  • Distributed classroom materials, pencils, paper and art materials.
  • Observed children and recorded activities, maintained daily records and created safe environments during activities, meals and naps.
  • Supervised students and maintained security throughout school buildings and on field trips.
  • Wiped down desks and gave students hand sanitizer to avoid germ spread.
  • Modeled and taught basic and advanced social skills, conflict management techniques and study approaches to students.
  • Drove social, emotional, intellectual, and physical development through age-appropriate enrichment activities.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • West High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Direct Support Professional
  • Home Health Aide
  • Teacher's Aide

Degrees

  • High School Diploma

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