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private elderly caregiver resume example with 19+ years of experience

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

Motivated and compassionate caregiver trained in mobility assistance, personal hygiene support and housekeeping. Monitors medical conditions and works with healthcare providers to optimize care. Focuses on comfort and emotional support and meets physical needs of clients. I love and care deeply for each of my clients, caring for them as they are my own family.

Skills
  • Compassionate client care
  • Client safety and first aid
  • Client documentation
  • Meal preparation
  • Medication administration
  • Housekeeping
  • Client satisfaction
  • Wound care
  • Quality program protocols
Education and Training
Black Hawk College Moline, IL Expected in 09/1994 C.N.A : Certificated Nursing Assistant - GPA :
Rockridge High School Edgington, IL, Expected in 06/1994 High School Diploma : - GPA :
Experience
The Mentor Network - Private Elderly Caregiver
Maryland Heights, MO, 02/2020 - Current
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Made beds, swept floors and sanitized surfaces to support activities of daily living.
  • Engaged clients by conversing and participating in activities and hobbies.
  • Worked side by side with Hospice Care specialist, providing end of life care for Hospice clients.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Engaged with patients and families to provide emotional support and daily living instruction.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Redirected clients with memory issues, providing safety guidance protection.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Transported patients to medical, dental and personal care appointments.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet diabetic, low sodium and high protein diets.
  • Recognized emergencies and notified paramedics and family members.
  • Monitored vital signs and medication use, documenting variances and concerning responses.
  • Coordinated doctor appointments, exercise, recreation and family visits to maintain schedule.
  • Helped patients during ROM exercises to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Assisted clients with maintaining good personal hygiene.
  • Maintained cleanliness of clients' environment by cleaning surfaces and washing clothes or dishes.
  • Helped clients get in and out of beds and wheelchairs.
  • Planned and prepared healthy meals and snacks for clients and provided assistance with eating when necessary.
  • Built strong and trusting rapport with clients and loved ones.
  • Monitored health and well-being of clients and reported significant health changes.
  • Organized oral medications for clients following dosage and schedule requirements.
  • Drove clients to doctors' appointments and social outings.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Obtained sources of entertainment for clients to provide full and enjoyable daily activities.
  • Maintained detailed records of services performed on clients.
  • Monitored clients' activity levels and helped prevent sedentary behavior.
  • Contacted medical providers on behalf of clients to follow up on appointments.
  • Helped clients adjust to new lifestyles during periods of incapacitation or recuperation.
  • Consulted with client care team to continually update care plans.
  • Collected and recorded patients' blood pressure, pulse and respirations (TPRs) to evaluate and note basic health status.
  • Instructed family members on how to provide bedside care.
New Naschitti Elementary School - Elderly Caregiver
Shiprock, NM, 07/2009 - 04/2023
  • Helped clients with personal needs from exercise to bathing and personal grooming.
  • Made beds, swept floors and sanitized surfaces to support activities of daily living.
  • Laundered clothing and bedding to prevent infection.
  • Improved patient outlook and daily living through compassionate care.
  • Engaged clients by conversing and participating in activities and hobbies.
  • Developed strong and trusting rapport with patients to facilitate smooth, quality care.
  • Redirected clients with memory issues, providing safety guidance protection.
  • Aided with mobility and independence for disabled individuals and continually monitored safety.
  • Engaged with patients and families to provide emotional support and daily living instruction.
  • Planned and prepared nutritious meals and snacks to meet diabetic, low sodium and high protein diets.
  • Followed care plan and directions to administer medications.
  • Reported concerns to nurse supervisor to promote optimal care.
  • Transported patients to medical, dental and personal care appointments.
  • Recognized emergencies and notified paramedics and family members.
  • Tracked and reported clients' progress based on observations and conversations.
  • Helped patients during ROM exercises to maintain musculoskeletal functions and increase strength.
  • Assisted clients with maintaining good personal hygiene.
  • Helped clients get in and out of beds and wheelchairs.
  • Maintained cleanliness of clients' environment by cleaning surfaces and washing clothes or dishes.
  • Built strong and trusting rapport with clients and loved ones.
  • Planned and prepared healthy meals and snacks for clients and provided assistance with eating when necessary.
  • Monitored health and well-being of clients and reported significant health changes.
  • Recorded client status progress and challenges in logbooks and reports.
  • Obtained sources of entertainment for clients to provide full and enjoyable daily activities.
  • Maintained detailed records of services performed on clients.
  • Monitored clients' activity levels and helped prevent sedentary behavior.
  • Drove clients to doctors' appointments and social outings.
  • Consulted with client care team to continually update care plans.
  • Helped clients adjust to new lifestyles during periods of incapacitation or recuperation.
Morning Star Academy - Head Custodian
City, STATE, 09/2003 - 07/2018
  • Kept building interiors appealing with routine deep cleaning of high-traffic areas.
  • Monitored building access and secured premises by locking and unlocking entrances according to established schedule.
  • Oversaw and facilitated general and preventive maintenance schedule across facility.
  • Checked and stocked inventory throughout facility to meet expected demands.
  • Discarded cardboard boxes and trash in compactors and balers.
  • Reported or resolved observed hazards observed and followed up to verify resolution.
  • Performed landscaping tasks and removed litter to maintain grounds.
  • Established positive working relationships with staff, supervisors and building occupants.
  • Wiped down various surfaces with approved cleaning products to prevent growth of bacteria and viruses.
  • Vacuumed floors and dusted furniture to maintain organized, professional appearance.
  • Wet and spot mopped to clean floors and other surfaces in public corridors.
  • Maintained accountability for building keys, master keys and access cards.
  • Notified building managers about needed repairs to maintain public safety.
  • Set up and removed furniture, equipment and supplies required for meetings and special events.
  • Handled, labeled and safely stored various hazardous chemicals and solutions to prevent injuries.
  • Stripped, sealed, finished and polished floors to maintain longevity and health.
  • Inspected exterior and interior of building for service issues and reported damages and needed repairs to supervisor.
  • Worked with 4 different area restaurants who catered in our hot lunch meals each week. Disturbing hot lunch meals to students on a weekly basis. Monitoring the lunch room during student lunch hours.

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Black Hawk College
  • Rockridge High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Private Elderly Caregiver
  • Elderly Caregiver
  • Head Custodian

Degrees

  • C.N.A
  • High School Diploma

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