Caregiver Resume Sample

Whether you look after children, patients or the elderly, the tasks you perform at your job should be showcased on your Caregiver resume. Housekeeping, meal preparation, administering medications, running errands, ensuring personal hygiene and offering social stimulation are a few examples. Be sure to include any related degrees or certifications you have earned such as nursing, medication administration, CPR or first aid. You can use this Caregiver resume sample to help write your own.

Zahra Owens



Santa Clara, California(555) 983-1247Zahra.Owens@email.com

Professional Summary

Dedicated, compassionate care professional with 18 years of experience caring for elderly patients seeks the Caregiver position with ACME Home Health Agency.

Skills

  • Medication administration, grooming and bathing assistance

  • CPR and First Aid certification

  • Strong clinical and interpersonal skills; friendly and courteous demeanor; active listening skills

  • Dependable and punctual

  • Organized and collaborative team player

Work History

  • Serve as personal Caregiver for up to eight patients on a rotating basis, assisting with daily living needs such as cleaning, shopping and laundry.

  • Provide protective supervision for cancer patients with Alzheimer's Disease. Pursue emotional intelligence training through a number of bi-monthly seminars to improve communication skills and personal connection methods.

  • Coordinate meetings with Doctors, Physical Therapists, Psychologists and hospice. Used e-mails, instant messaging, and phone calls to ensure quick and efficient communication within each party's preferences and schedules.

  • Supply full-time monitoring, ordering of medications, bathing, feeding and ambulatory care. Assist with medical equipment such as wheelchairs.

  • Managed patient schedules and ensured all medical appointments were kept. Used a variety of time management solutions, including a physical calendar, digital calendar with reminders, and e-mail push notifications to ensure patients went to every appointment.

  • Performed light housekeeping duties and meal preparation. Ensured living spaces were comfortable and safe for all patients.

  • Administered medications following Doctor instructions. Followed up with Physicians, specialists and Pharmacists to ensure all medication usage and dosage were accurate.

  • Assisted patients in completing prescribed therapy and exercise routines. Used in-person demonstration as well as video demonstration to provide patients the correct methods for movement treatments.

  • Cared for up to five patients on a rotating schedule.

  • Groomed and bathed patients and prepared their meals.

  • Administered medications following Doctor instructions to ensure proper dosages and usage.

  • Ensured client home environments were neat, clean and free from safety hazards.

  • Cared for up to five patients on a rotating schedule.

  • Groomed and bathed patients and prepared their meals.

  • Administered medications following Doctor instructions to ensure proper dosages and usage.

  • Ensured client home environments were neat, clean and free from safety hazards.

Education

Additional Information

  • Languages: Spanish (conversational)

  • Active volunteer for the American Red Cross