Community Habilitation Specialist Resume Samples

A Community Habilitation Specialist is hired to provide care to individuals with developmental disabilities based on the needs of the community. Essential roles and responsibilities are listed on the Community Habilitation Specialist Resume as – providing individualized care to individuals with developmental disabilities, helping people with activities of daily living, assisting with proper maintenance of living areas, guiding individuals in leisure activities, helping with all chores necessary to maintain a normal a living environment; supervising individual in their care at all times; completing all necessary documents.

Skills usually seen on resumes are – excellent communication skills, people skills, knowledge of regulatory changes, leadership skills. Other crucial skills include the following – conflict resolution skills, multitasking skills, and reasoning abilities. Most resumes in the field highlight a degree in health administration or human services.

Community Habilitation Specialist Resume example

Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Objective : Hardworking individual with an interest in supporting individuals Focused learner with excellent organizational skills Able to build strong connections with individuals and families.

Skills : Microsoft, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Managed consumer cases by developing quarterly & annual goals.
    2. Attended consumer semiannual & annual progress meetings.
    3. Assisted consumers with the development & implementation of job skills.
    4. Transported up to 16 consumers per trip, via bus, to & from day program.
    5. Managed consumer community outings at a 3:1 consumer: staff ratio.
    6. Assisted consumers with development and implementation of daily living skills.
    7. Documented consumer progress and activity daily.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS


Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Objective : A desire to provide counseling to clients who are impacted by mental illness and / or chemical dependency by providing evidence based treatments with a person centered approach that will assist clients in achieving recovery. Motivated, personable counseling professional with an excellent knowledge of mental illness and chemical dependency.

Skills : Data Management, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Worked one-on-one in the consumer's home and community to address a variety of life skills to include social, recreational and other activities of daily living.
    2. Followed the goals and/or activities specified in the individual's Individualized Service Plan and Community Habilitation Plan.
    3. Assisted consumers to identify social, recreation and other community resources the individual may wish to access and devise plans to achieve that access.
    4. Regularly maintained and submitted service notes with documentation of the hours worked and the service provide.
    5. Maintained and submitted travel vouchers and reimbursement requests.
    6. Followed any agreed-upon action plan for activities with the individual, including a behavior plan.
    7. Employed knowledge of emergency procedures as outlined by Wildwood.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS


Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Headline : Responsible for Imparting agency philosophy of Equal Opportunity, Independence and Realization of Individual Potential? to clients, families, program staff, and community resources, Maintaining confidentiality of information relating to individuals and their families in accordance with agency policy.

Skills : Bilingual, Customer Service, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Ensured a person centered approach is used in all aspects of service delivery.
    2. Ensured goals reflected in the consumers' plans are addressed and worked on with the consumer.
    3. Acted as advocate for consumers as well as encourage self-advocacy and choices.
    4. Assisted individuals in performing activities of daily living with as much independence as possible.
    5. Assisted in the development of social skill by providing education, training, and role modeling.
    6. Assisted individuals in community integration and developing relationships.
    7. Assisted with the development of the consumers' Community Habilitation Plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED

Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Headline : To obtain a Community Habilitation Specialist position in the lost prevention/security industry, where my academic background and interpersonal skills can be utilized effectively to provide a secured environment.

Skills : Knowledgeable On CCTV Monitoring, Strong Interpersonal , Fine Methodical Abilities & Capable To Learn New And Aptitude To Handle Potentially Dangerous Situations.

Description :

    1. Respected them but at the same time guide them with their needs.
    2. Served and helped them with their food.
    3. Made sure that am only focus on them before me.
    4. Worked in a team to make things easier for everyone.
    5. Used Maintain professional relationships with consumers, co-workers, and representatives from other agencies.
    6. Attended meetings and ISP reviews for consumers.
    7. Enhanced and promoted social interaction and community participation.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Summary : As a Community Habilitation Specialist, responsible for Providing a functional assessment of a wide variety of life skills and provide appropriate feedback to program participants with regard to strengths, areas to develop, and barriers to overcome, and also Using creative problem solving to help participants overcome barriers to independence.

Skills : Computer Skills, Supervising Skills.

Description :

    1. Developed and implemented classroom and community-based lessons addressing the developmental needs of students in compliance with standards established by State of New York Office of Mental Retardation and Developmental Disabilities.
    2. Included all lesson planning, activity scheduling, progress tracking, one-on-one and group teaching, and reporting to comply with state and organization requirements.
    3. Noted in annual performance reviews for expertise and value to the organization for IT support and planning, as well as teamwork displayed in teaching peers to use technology.
    4. Delivered significant cost savings to this non-profit organization by troubleshooting and repairing systems and devices without the need for third-party service technicians.
    5. Created library of technical support documents for user community to address common issues.
    6. Recognized by organization for quality of technical writing.
    7. Led six-month testing and benchmarking for implementation of iPad-based Precision Care attendance software.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Headline : Community Habilitation Specialist professional offering excellent communication and computer skills. Meets deadlines and works with a high level of multicultural awareness and adaptability.

Skills : Management, Sales, Library, Customer Service, Child Care.

Description :

    1. Helped each patient understand his or her illness and the contributing personal, social and economic factors.
    2. Drafted monthly summary to review each client's level of participation.
    3. Administered oral medications, following physician's prescriptions and hospital procedures.
    4. Consulted with clients when developing long term treatment plan goals and objectives.
    5. Met with clients in their homes to promote continuity of care.
    6. Promoted good behavior by using the positive reinforcement method.
    7. Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA In Business Management

Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Summary : Dedicated and diligent worker possessing great communication skills, bringing a lifetime of involvement in competitive sports including participation, leadership, administration and promotion, looking to apply my leadership skills and team player attitude to a challenging position with the opportunity for growth.

Skills : Problem Solving Analytical , Detail-oriented, Verbal And Written Communication.

Description :

    1. Worked as a contractor for Children and Youth.
    2. Supervised client's compliance with goals established by Children and Youth program.
    3. Communicated with external agencies to further assist client in achieving their goals.
    4. Reported to Children and Youth program any discrepancies with client and their goals.
    5. Verified that the child is taken care appropriately, and living in an appropriate setting.
    6. Monitored child's behavior and interaction with family and caregivers.
    7. Wrote daily progress notes of the visits.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
MA

Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Summary : Responsible for Providing assistance and training to program participants to help them develop necessary problem solving skills which will enable them to better function in their community living situation.

Skills : Office Equipment, PC Experience, MS Office, CPR certified, SCIP certified, medical case work.

Description :

    1. Aided in selection process of activities to fit service recipient's needs and capabilities.
    2. Observed and recorded service recipient's progress, attitudes, and behavior.
    3. Communicated and collaborated with others if needed who are involved with the care of the service recipient.
    4. Maintained and promoted a positive attitude toward service recipient and their treatment programs.
    5. Assisted in instructing, service recipient and families in home programs, basic living skills, or the care and use of adaptive equipment.
    6. Evaluated the physical, developmentally, or emotionally state of the service recipient.
    7. Assisted service recipient to maneuver around the community and beyond if necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Summary : Filling insurance forms, scheduling appointments, patient follow-up, room preparation supplies management. Strong interpersonal and organization skills and great attention to detail, Assisting medical staff and administrate medication and shots.

Skills : Teaching Skills, Supervising Skills.

Description :

    1. Reported to supervisors, verbally or in writing, on service recipient progress, attitude, and behavior.
    2. Attended court hearings and provide recommendations based on my observation with client and parent/caregiver.
    3. Taught basic education principles while complying with IEP and ARD goals.
    4. Communicated regularly with parents about daily activities and behaviors.
    5. Participate in monthly staff meetings.
    6. Promote positive and respectful relations with consumers, families and community representatives.
    7. Encouraged each person continuous, age appropriate, active involvement, and learning opportunities.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Community Habilitation Specialist Resume

Objective : Community Habilitation Specialist with 5+ years of experience in Accompanying program participants to locations in the community to help them learn how to access and utilize community resources, including health and safety resources, Assisting program participants in accessing recreational and social activities, thus enabling them to utilize their leisure time appropriately.

Skills : Organizational Skills, Cleaning Skills.

Description :

    1. Cared for two children at the family's home.
    2. Taught basic English and math lessons.
    3. Organized and took part in leisure activities, such as games and exercise.
    4. Performed light household duties, such as cooking and cleaning.
    5. Taught both children how to be more independent in their daily activities, such as brushing their teeth and doing homework.
    6. Used Strong organizational skills.
    7. Provided quality support services, assistance, and supervision to individuals, as necessary and identified in each Individual Service Plan.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
High School Diploma