Disability Support Worker Resume Example

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

Compassionate and motivated Social Worker with comprehensive knowledge and experience with social welfare and systems affecting marginalised communities. Passionate about developing and facilitating programs to support individuals and communities in need. Offering extensive experience working with Healthcare takers, pensioners, people living with disability, and children with Autism. Collaborative and analytical with proven ability to build strategic partnerClaireps with other non-profit organizations, educational institutions and professionals in social service field, advocating for clients and advancing change for individuals and communities in need.

  • Communication skills
  • Case noting skills
  • Counselling skills
  • Credentialed medication administration
  • CPR certified and First Aid
  • Referrals and networking
  • Data collection and management
  • Building effective relationClaireps
  • Motivational enhancement therapy
  • Empowerment approaches
  • Multilingual (English, Chinese-Mandarin and Japanese) skills
  • Time management
  • Crisis intervention
  • Professional level of computing skills and Microsoft office
Work History
07/2019 to Current Disability Support Worker Mrci Worksource | Fairmont, MN,
  • Offered social support by transporting individuals to events and activities, in addition to medical appointments and shopping trips
  • Designed individualized plans detailing daily activities and in accordance with clients' NDIS plans
  • Assisted clients, and empowered them to enhance skills such as cooking and social skills
  • Visited home environments to help clients develop life, technical and job skills
  • Documented daily activities, behaviours and incidents for permanent record
  • Checked medication schedules and client needs to ensure correct medication administration
  • Safely drove individual and group of clients to social activities and appointments
  • Applied mobility assistance knowledge to safely ambulate clients in different spaces involving varying elevations and obstacles
10/2018 to Current Bilingual Tour Guide Self-employed Casual | City, STATE,
  • Researched and studied on topics that pertained to tour locations so that such information could be added to scripts.
  • Guided groups of up to 20 people on tours of Regional South Australia.
  • Provided information through narratives on various sites throughout South Australia, relaying little-known stories to provide interest.
  • Built personal relationClaireps with guests to promote positive experiences.
  • Developed tour programming to enhance guest experiences.
06/2016 to 02/2019 Activity Coordinator (work Experience) Salisbury East Neighbourhood Centre | City, STATE,
  • Coordinated group activities for children with Autism.
  • Helped cultivate interest in overall wellness by implementing interactive and play-based activities.
  • Interacted with other members of team and Centre Coordinator in staff meetings to discuss participant progress and adjust plans to meet changing demands.
  • Managed participants' behaviours with their parents
  • Taught participants basic social skills
12/2017 to 10/2018 Emergency Assistance Interviewer (work Experience) Anglicare SA Elizabeth Mission | City, STATE,
  • Provided counselling by implementing social work approaches
  • Provided social work services to clients who take Centrelink benefits, including psychosocial assessments, individual and family therapy, case management, discharge planning and referrals
  • Supplied crisis intervention to clients
  • Referred clients to social services agencies
  • Taught clients independent skills
Education and qualifications
Expected in 09/2017 Master of Social Work | Mental Health, Social Justice, Child Protection, etc. Flinders University, Bedford Park, SA GPA:
Expected in 12/2019 Medication Credentialing | Medication Administration South Australia Learning Centre, Adelaide, South Australia, GPA:
Expected in 05/2019 Certificate of First Aid And CPR | CBD College, Adelaide, SA GPA:
Expected in 2018 Certification of MoneyMinded Budgeting Training | Budget Counselling MoneyMinded ANZ, Adelaide, South Australia, GPA:
Expected in 2018 Certificate of Child Safe Environment | Child Protection Unit, South Australia, GPA:
Expected in 2018 Credentialed Community Language | Language Interpretation And Translation NAATI South Australia, Adelaide, SA GPA:

This equals to the NAATI interpretation 2nd Grade.

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School Attended
  • Flinders University
  • South Australia Learning Centre
  • CBD College
  • MoneyMinded ANZ
  • Child Protection Unit
  • NAATI South Australia
Job Titles Held:
  • Disability Support Worker
  • Bilingual Tour Guide
  • Activity Coordinator (work Experience)
  • Emergency Assistance Interviewer (work Experience)
  • Master of Social Work
  • Medication Credentialing
  • Certificate of First Aid And CPR
  • Certification of MoneyMinded Budgeting Training
  • Certificate of Child Safe Environment
  • Credentialed Community Language