Direct Care Specialist Resume Samples

A Direct Care Specialist oversees the team that supports the elderly or physically disabled. Typical duties listed on the Direct Care Specialist Resume include the following – caring for and assisting clients with cognitive impairments; engaging clients by talking to them or playing games with them; helping clients with hygiene-related tasks, transferring clients to and from wheelchair or beds; completing housekeeping tasks, helping in meal preparation, hiring and training direct care workers; helping clients in managing their bills; accompanying clients to doctor visits, and assisting clients in going to work.

Most employers prefer those possessing the following skills and abilities – ability to follow specific rules and regulations; knowledge of providing first aid and assess the medical condition of patients; and physical stamina. The job requires the successful completion of a formal training program and relevant work experience.

Direct Care Specialist Resume example

Asst. Direct Care Specialist Resume

Headline : Leading, finding a position where can assist in growing the company while maturing with the company.

Skills : Director Credentialed, Specialist.

Description :

    1. Responsible for providing a safe, structured, therapeutic environment that meets the needs of the residents, girls ages 11-17, while maintaining professional and acceptable boundaries at all times.
    2. Requires use of empathy, attention to detail, interpersonal skills, stamina, and time management to assist residents in daily lives and ensure structure is maintained.
    3. Duties Support the therapeutic milieu.
    4. Attend weekly team meetings.
    5. Supervise residents and set appropriate behavioral limits.
    6. Chart resident's daily progress.
    7. Plan and implement social and recreational activities along with immediate supervisor.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates


Associate Direct Care Specialist Resume

Headline : An qualified Therapeutic Service Provider with over ten years of experience providing high quality care and support to people experiencing problems in their lives.

Skills : Excellent communication, Specialist.

Description :

    1. Essential Functions: Support the therapeutic milieu.
    2. Attend weekly team meetings.
    3. Supervise residents and set appropriate behavioral limits.
    4. Plan and implement social and recreational activities along with immediate supervisor.
    5. Provide input into development of treatment plans as appropriate.
    6. Utilize positive child management techniques including verbal redirection, de-escalations and containment.
    7. Participate in group therapy sessions for residents, as necessary.
    8. Teach constructive behavior and communications skills.
    9. Teach realistic problem-solving behaviors.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Counseling Psychology


Direct Care Specialist I Resume

Summary : To utilize and demonstrate experience and skills in public/private healthcare and customer service.

Skills : Patient healthcare, System development.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the daily care and supervision of the residents.
    2. Provide assistance to individuals served in meeting all aspects of daily living in a residential setting.
    3. Provide assistance to individuals served in meeting their social and emotional needs including assistance with contacting families and friends, and increasing interaction with people in the community.
    4. Assist individuals with home maintenance, food preparations and laundry skills based upon each person's specific need.
    5. Maintain safe and sanitary conditions within the home at all times.
    6. Provide behavior support to individuals having difficulty so that they can maintain appropriate social interaction with others, and refrain from infringing on their rights.
    7. Assiste with bathing, grooming, transferring, and range of motion while following specific individual support plans.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Mechanical

Direct Care Specialist II Resume

Headline : To make contribution to the organization to the best of ability and develop new skills. Share knowledge while interacting with others and achieve new height.

Skills : First Aid Certified, CPR Certified, Medication Administration.

Description :

    1. Protected the rights of consumers.
    2. Made sure they are happy, healthy and comfortable.
    3. Made three round meals a day and providing snacks in between.
    4. Responsible for medication handling and dispensing.
    5. Responsible for Showering and other personal hygiene care assistance.
    6. Made sure the residence stay clean and well maintained.
    7. Helped consumers reach goals and accomplish their dreams.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Direct Care Specialist/Consultant Resume

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

Skills : Computer, Customer Service, Healthcare.

Description :

    1. Administered basic life saving techniques Directs and participates in recreational and social activities for the clients in accordance with written.
    2. Turned and positioned non-ambulatory clients Performs or assists in the performance of resident activities of daily living including but not limited to .
    3. Attended and participated in all related in service training sessions.
    4. Provided care to individuals with mental health and mental retardation.
    5. Took phone calls from clients, parents, and other family members.
    6. Responsible for dispensing medications and taking clients to doctor's appointments as well las daily counseling to help clients .
    7. Able to compassionate and yet firm was some skills needed for this position.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Biology

Direct Care Specialist/Coordinator Resume

Objective : Loyally dedicated employee who is not afraid to work outside of comfort zone. Utilizes an imaginative and upbeat attitude that assists moral. Problem-solving and diligent that all policies and procedures are applied in the appropriate manner.

Skills : Receptionist, logistics, data entry, call center, security.

Description :

    1. Provided direct care as specified in the consumer's comprehensive plan of care.
    2. Provided transportation for consumers to access community or health related services.
    3. Completed and submited documentation of service provision within approved timelines.
    4. Assisted with the development and implementation of Consumer Plan of Care.
    5. Documented all information in Daily Progress Notes.
    6. Supported Living Services management or VOA/GNO, Inc.
    7. Ensured that all licensing requirements and VOA/GNO, Inc.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts In Theatre

Lead Direct Care Specialist Resume

Headline : To obtain a position that will further enhance professional growth and development in career goals. Results-focused and recognized leader lauded by management for delivering the highest levels of customer service with diligent follow-up.

Skills : Healthcare, Hospitality.

Description :

    1. Results-focused and recognized leader lauded by management for delivering the highest levels of customer service with diligent follow-up.
    2. Conducted Emergency Reviews Plan and monthly Fire Drills as directed by the Residential Supervisor/ Program coordinator.
    3. Supported Living Services policies and procedures are followed when providing services to consumers.
    4. Assisted in maintaining resident files Direct floor staff supervisor.
    5. Printed resident daily progress notes for the upcoming week.
    6. Verified employee paperwork for completeness and accuracy.
    7. Addressed formal written warnings when necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
General

Asst. Direct Care Specialist Resume

Objective : A compassionate hardworking individual that is interested in a full time job working with individuals in need of help.

Skills : Hospitality, Excellent communication.

Description :

    1. Helped the person served with their daily goals throughout their day.
    2. Served to different places where they want to go.
    3. Coordinated important events for person served such as setting up appointments for them if they need one.
    4. Administered medication to the person served.
    5. Made is putting a smile on the individuals faces by having them know people do care about them.
    6. Able to use redirection to help the person served stay on task.
    7. Served appropriately when they begin to have behaviors.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
B.S. In Sociology

Associate Direct Care Specialist Resume

Objective : Over fifteen years of customer service experience within the fields of retail, hospitality, medical, and call center environments.

Skills : Inventory, Security Watch, Excel, Microsoft Word, Power Point, and Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Prepared and maintained records of client progress and services.
    2. Performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor.
    3. Performed housekeeping duties, such as cooking, cleaning, washing clothes and dishes, and running errands.
    4. Cared for individuals and families during periods of incapacitation, family disruption or convalescence, providing companionship, personal care and help in adjusting to new lifestyles.
    5. Performed health care related tasks, such as monitoring vital signs and medication, under the direction of registered nurses and physiotherapists.
    6. Instructed and advised clients on issues such as household cleanliness, utilities, hygiene, nutrition and infant care.
    7. Participated in case reviews, consulting with the team caring for the client, to evaluate the client's needs and plan for continuing services.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science In Biology

Direct Care Specialist Resume

Headline : Seeking an opportunity in a career related field that will enhance quality of life as well as utilize professional and personal experiences, motivation to succeed and passion for gaining knowledge to be of great value to the organization.

Skills : College Soccer Player, Recreational Tennis and Raquetball player.

Description :

    1. Assisted Clients diagnosed with DD with daily living routines and necessities.
    2. Assisted Clients and Family Members with implementing mechanisms to assist in coping with disability.
    3. Provided safe transportation for Clients to and from designated locations.
    4. Provided exceptional customer service by establishing an excellent rapport with all Clients, Family Members, Supervisors and Co-Workers.
    5. Assisted in the coordination of Client daily schedules and Company sponsored events.
    6. Measured vital signs, administer injections and pass medicines to Clients.
    7. Assisted/Performed with daily personal hygiene.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BSW