Goal-oriented Nursing Assistant dedicated to high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting aggressive business goals. Hard working and Determined with specialized knowledge in Child Care and Food Service retail.
Education and Training
Customer and Personal Service
Nursing Assistant09/2012 to 07/2014Ravenwood Nursing HomeWaterloo, IA
Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
Check patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration.
Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
Care for patients by changing bed linens, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
Serve meals to patients or other family members, according to prescribed diets.
Accompany clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
Turn or reposition bedridden patients.
Answer patient call signals, signal lights, bells, or intercom systems to determine patients' needs.
Provide physical support to assist patients to perform daily living activities, such as getting out of bed, bathing, dressing, using the toilet, standing, walking, or exercising.
Review patients' dietary restrictions, food allergies, and preferences to ensure patient receives appropriate diet.
Measure and record food and liquid intake or urinary and fecal output, reporting changes to medical or nursing staff.
Record vital signs, such as temperature, blood pressure, pulse, or respiration rate, as directed by medical or nursing staff.
Observe or examine patients to detect symptoms that may require medical attention, such as bruises, open wounds, or blood in urine.
Document or otherwise report observations of patient behavior, complaints, or physical symptoms to nurses.
Feed patients or assist patients to eat or drink.
Supply, collect, or empty bedpans.
Lift or assist others to lift patients to move them on or off beds, examination tables, surgical tables, or stretchers.
Record weight of patients.
Restock patient rooms with personal hygiene items, such as towels, washcloths, soap, or toilet paper.
Preschool Teachers10/2013 to 03/2014Grin and GrowWaterloo, IA
Supervise students in classrooms, school yards, and gymnasiums, or on field trips.
Discuss assigned duties with classroom teachers to coordinate instructional efforts.
Instruct and monitor students in the use and care of equipment and materials to prevent injuries and damage.
Observe students' performance, and record relevant data to assess progress.
Distribute tests and homework assignments and collect them when they are completed.
Distribute teaching materials such as textbooks, workbooks, papers, and pencils to students.
Laminate teaching materials to increase their durability under repeated use.
Requisition and stock teaching materials and supplies.
Organize and lead activities designed to promote physical, mental and social development, such as games, arts and crafts, music, storytelling, and field trips.
Teach basic skills such as color, shape, number and letter recognition, personal hygiene, and social skills.
Observe and evaluate children's performance, behavior, social development, and physical health.
Read books to entire classes or to small groups.
Attend to children's basic needs by feeding them, dressing them, and changing their diapers.
Provide a variety of materials and resources for children to explore, manipulate and use both in learning activities and in imaginative play.
Assimilate arriving children to the school environment by greeting them, helping them remove outerwear, and selecting activities of interest to them.
Serve meals and snacks in accordance with nutritional guidelines.
Teach proper eating habits and personal hygiene.
Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.
Identify children showing signs of emotional, developmental, or health-related problems, and discuss them with supervisors, parents or guardians, and child development specialists.
Confer with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons promoting learning, following approved curricula.
Cashier10/2010 to 12/2011McDonald'sWaterloo, IA
Receive payment by cash or credit cards.
Issue receipts, refunds, credits, or change due to customers.
Assist customers by providing information and resolving their complaints.
Greet customers entering establishments.
Answer customers' questions, and provide information on procedures or policies.
Maintain sanitation, health, and safety standards in work areas.
Read food order slips or receive verbal instructions as to food required by patron, and prepare and cook food according to instructions.
Take food and drink orders and receive payment from customers.
Clean, stock, and restock workstations and display cases.
Serve orders to customers at windows, counters, or tables.
Prepare and serve beverages such as coffee and fountain drinks.
High School Diploma05/2012East HighWaterloo, IA, USA