Community Worker Resume Samples

A Community Worker takes responsibility to improve the lives of disadvantaged individuals and strives to bring about a change in them. The job description entails tackling people’s problems that they face in their local areas. Typical duties seen on the Community Worker Resume are – working either independently or as a group member to identify the needs of the members; helping the communities to share knowledge and resources; setting up new services; recruiting and training staff; attending meetings and presenting reports; managing finance and payroll; making funding applications, and helping communities in sharing knowledge and resources effectively.

Though formal education is not a must, the community workers are expected to relate to people coming from various backgrounds and engage them with target groups. Other skills include – deep understanding of the concepts that affect the target groups; commitment and enthusiasm; sincerity, patience, tact, the ability to earn the trust of others, and listening skills.

 

Community Worker Resume example

Community Worker Resume

Summary : Over 10 years as a Community Worker responsible to assist individuals, communities, and the organization in overcoming obstacles and performing at their optimum level, while helping improve residents quality of life.

Skills : Fundraising, Leadership Development, Networking, Community Outreach, Community Relations.

Description :

    1. Recruited children/families, interview applicants, complete applications, and maintain site waiting list data as required.
    2. Registered new enrollees, e.g. complete intake forms, provide program information to parents and assist teachers in orienting parents to program requirements.
    3. Implemented provision of social services to families, e.g.assess family needs and developing an individual family planned, monitored and updated ongoing family plans, assist parents in making contact with appropriate community resources and provide information on community resources to families.
    4. Evaluated parent interest and needs and develop and implement a plan of parent education activities and special parent events based on this assessment.
    5. Encouraged and recruited parents to participate in various program activities and coordinated parent participation in program activities such as classroom volunteers, field trips, parent volunteer recognition programs, and special school events.
    6. Planned, scheduled, and conducted parent education programs and committee meetings.
    7. Made home visits and/or telephone calls as needed to maintain communication with parents regarding attendance, school program, services, and activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Community Worker Resume

Summary : Seeking a progressive career opportunity where my experience and skills can be an asset to your team. To continue working to improve and enhance the lives of individuals, families, and the community.

Skills : Customer service, Management, Organizing, Counseling.

Description :

    1. Assisted staff with assessing the client's educational and vocational needs.
    2. Understood client rights and responsibilities; advocated for clients to resolve crises.
    3. Facilitated communication between clients and Step-down facilities and community; provided information and bridged services for the transition back into the community.
    4. Observed, recorded, and reported clients' social, ADL, and psychiatric behaviors to the treatment team.
    5. Provided assistance with the various public assistance and resources available to the client in the community upon discharge.
    6. Consulted with Intensive and supportive residential treatment staff and discharge planners to develop a wellness service plan.
    7. Participated in multidisciplinary team meetings and treatment planning meetings assisting in evaluating client's mental and emotional disorders and their level of care.
    8. Promoted and assisted clients in developing self-help and problem-solving skills.
    9. Identified system barriers to clients' successful reintegration into the community.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
G.E.D


Community Worker Resume

Summary : To always go above and beyond what is expected of me professionally, in order to add to the success of the company or department. To learn as much as I can, and to obtain a career within the Public Relations / Community sector, that and can utilize skills and experience in these fields along with 10 years of experience in the field of Education and Local Government.

Skills : Community Outreach, Community Resources, Mental Health Services.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the developmental programming for the Hot Summer Nights  Youth Programing.
    2. Helped to develop workable programs for the youth.
    3. Established favorable relationships between government officials and disadvantaged individuals.
    4. Arranged meetings between neighborhood residents and governmental officials.
    5. Solicited the cooperation of individuals and community organizations and groups in promoting equality and understanding among people of various races, religions, or ancestries.
    6. Maintained files, paying accounts, requesting P.O., and records of a confidential nature.
    7. Worked with the Youth Ambassador Program Assist in City Study Corps.
    8. Assisted in the developmental programming for the AmeriCorp Program for the F.E.C.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
B.S of Science

Community Worker Resume

Objective : Looking for an opportunity as a Community Worker to show my skills and abilities, to further utilize the knowledge and be a successful individual within the organization.

Skills : Crisis Intervention, Child Care, Independent Living.

Description :

    1. Worked directly with patients with asthma, diabetes, prematurity, and/or sickle cell 0-25 years of age.
    2. Worked with families to educate, reinforce, and coordinate the care plan in order to improve patient knowledge, self-management of chronic illness, and clinical outcomes.
    3. Served as an essential link between a UIC based care coordination team and the community.
    4. Built and maintained positive working relationships with patients, families, providers, community agencies, and relevant staff.
    5. Assisted patients and families in understanding care plans and directions.
    6. Interfaced with patients/families and providers relative to the health management/care plan.
    7. Coached and supported patients and families in the effective management of chronic illness and the appropriate use of health care services.
    8. Motivated patients and families to be active, engaged participants in their health.
    9. Documented activities, care plans, and results according to protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Degree

Community Worker Resume

Objective : To secure a Community Worker position in an organization that offers challenge and opportunity for career development and at the same time serve the organization to the best of my capabilities. To gain new skills while using my people skills in a positive team environment.

Skills : Data Entry, Customer Service, Management, Counseling.

Description :

    1. Worked in close collaboration with IDPs in order to upgrade the capacity building of IDP in line with Care international in Sudan policy and methodology in registration and food distribution.
    2. Undertook food basket monitored post-distribution monitoring and other household's food management, distribution, and relevant issues.
    3. Supervised the efficient distribution of food aid at the distribution side and ensure proper distribution of in entitlement and verify appropriate ration entitlement are distribution side and provide feedback to HoFo or program assistant.
    4. Assisted in the conduct of regular meetings of IDPs leaders, food relief committees, and IDPs /CPs on the commodity pipeline and distribution arrangement and other related issues.
    5. Conducted registration/verification exercises of IDPs /Refugees and issued ration cards accordingly.
    6. Implemented home-based child mental health services and parent training to families.
    7. Instructed parents in behavior management techniques for children ages.
    8. Collaborated with school personnel and social service professionals to advocate for client needs.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Community Worker Resume

Summary : To obtain a Community Worker position that will enable to use my strong organizational skills, strong people skills, and my ability to work well with people.

Skills : Communication, Organization, Leadership, Computer skills, Collaborating with other Organizations.

Description :

    1. Coordinated nutrition education programs for intended residents in the community.
    2. Conducted basic nutrition, food safety, physical activity, and resource management classes for the intended population at organizations/agencies within the target community.
    3. Referred SNAP-Ed clients to other local agencies.
    4. Conducted program evaluations to measure program impact.
    5. Assisted with the implementation of educational activities for special short term projects.
    6. Maintained necessary records to complete required reports program evaluations, SNAP-Ed activity reports, attendance sheets, travel documents, and other required reporting.
    7. Collaborated with partnering organizations to recruit program participants for classes/workshops in nutrition, food safety, physical activity, and food budgeting.
    8. Promoted all of the nutrition programs that are offered at the extension office.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
B.S Of Science

Community Worker Resume

Headline : Customer Service Professional with extensive experience in case management and community outreach providing clinical and counseling services to clients. Strong communication and customer service skills; Possess friendly demeanor, knowledge, and eagerness to provide quality services to guests and staff members.

Skills : Inter-Personal, Analytical and Problem Solving, Database Proficiency, Organizational Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided HIV/STD test counseling and intake services as assigned.
    2. Administered appropriate medications for clients who have tested positive for STDs and those requesting PEP for possible exposure to HIV.
    3. Upheld and ensured a code of confidentiality relative to the clients and the testing program.
    4. Conducted a risk assessment with the client to obtain risk history and demographic information for reporting purposes.
    5. Administered finger tests designed to detect HIV anti-bodies following standardized directions.
    6. Assessed client referral needs and makes referrals as needed during the counseling sessions; documents all referrals made.
    7. Attended counselor meetings., Assisted with client intake as needed.
    8. Copied, compiled, and organized training materials, ordered supplies, promotional and marketing materials, and incentive purchasing.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Certification In Counseling

Community Worker Resume

Objective : Motivated accomplished Community Worker profession with broad expertise from educational management to exceptional communicator with advanced problem-solving skills, and relationship building.

Skills : Individual And Family Counseling, Conflict Resolution, Case Management, Program Development, Treatment Planning.

Description :

    1. Processed and enrolled homeless clients into the DMH housing program.
    2. Provided emergency services to clients by making referrals to appropriate support agencies and arranging for emergency shelters.
    3. Coordinated individual housing needs assessment for all referred clients.
    4. Created and maintained a list of available housing options for clients.
    5. Assisted clients with housing applications, complete supportive and subsidized housing paperwork.
    6. Advocated for clients with prospective property owners and act as a liaison between the various housing authorities and property owners when assisting clients with navigating various subsidized housing options.
    7. Maintained and updated all client records by documenting progress notes in HMIS and Avatar/IBIS system.
    8. Prepared case-related reports including outcomes, successes, and challenges.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma In Counseling

Community Worker Resume

Objective : Over 4 years of experience as a Community Worker responsible to support the community engagement aspects of faculty research projects by working closely with the faculty supervisor and community partner organizations in the area.

Skills : Customer Service, Treatment Plans, Daily Activities, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Interviewed applicants to assess eligibility for the Basic Needs Assistance Program.
    2. Conducted education programs for the public and information distribution.
    3. Assisted low-income individuals find employment in efforts to transition out of poverty.
    4. Connected citizens with resources to improve the quality of life.
    5. Managed City records within the organization's yearly requirements.
    6. Distributed program pamphlets throughout the community to inform residents of solutions to housing problems.
    7. Assisted with voter registration. Met with supervisors to discuss daily goals.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Community Worker Resume

Objective : To obtain a Community Worker position within the social services field where I can utilize my skills and educational background to effect positive change in the community.

Skills : Personal Care, Law Enforcement, Community Integration, Assisting Skills.

Description :

    1. Responsible for helping meet the Head Start standards of the ERSEA, health, nutrition, social service, disabilities, mental health, and parent involvement.
    2. Maintained accurate, current, and follow up documentation on recruitment, enrollment, referrals, health, social services, and other information related to the children and their families.
    3. Coordinated statistics with the Headteacher to ensure accurate completion of monthly reports.
    4. Communicated effectively, both orally and in writing.
    5. Interviewed parents/guardians regarding present needs.
    6. Developed family action plans based on individual needs.
    7. Stabilized and improved the functioning of the individual.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
M.S Of Social Work