Direct Support Worker Resume Samples

The job description includes providing a number of services depending on the individual’s needs; and these may include running errands, assisting clients in moving around their homes, administering prescribed medications, and counseling individuals on how to live independently. A well-drafted Direct Support Worker Resume mentions the following tasks – helping elderly and physically disabled patients with dressing, bathing, and fulfilling basic hygiene tasks; overseeing rehabilitation exercises; preparing meals as per special dietary considerations, assisting with light housework tasks, and running errands to the grocery store, drug store and Laundromat.

Required knowledge, skills, and abilities include the following – knowledge about the patient’s health conditions and their medical symptoms; demonstrable awareness of emergency response procedures, ability to act calm during emergencies, and strong interpersonal skills. A high school diploma or GED is the minimum requirement, as much training is given on-the-job.

Direct Support Worker Resume

Headline : Looking for good hard dependable work with good pay don't mind earning and working hard for money I really like warehouse work operating different equipment and lifting heavy things working in a competitive clean fast paced environment as a team and don't mind the hot and cold in warehouse potions.

Skills : Robotics, Building Maintenance, Carpet And Floor Installations, Housekeeping, Healthcare, Forklift Certified, Electric Pallet Jack, Pacer, Double Pacer, Clamps Forklift, Security.

Description :

    1. Administer bedside or personal care, such as ambulation or personal hygiene assistance.
    2. Prepare and maintain records of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor.
    3. Perform housekeeping duties, such as cooking, cleaning, washing clothes or dishes, or running errands.
    4. Plan, shop for, or prepare nutritious meals or assist families in planning, shopping for, or preparing nutritious meals.
    5. Transport clients to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or on outings, using a motor vehicle.
    6. Instruct or advise clients on issues such as household cleanliness, utilities, hygiene, nutrition, or infant care.
    7. Participate in case reviews, consulting with the team caring for the client, to evaluate the client's needs and plan for continuing services.
    8. Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Criminal Law


Sr. Direct support worker Resume

Summary : Over 11 years of experience as a trained staff, working with people with a variety of disabilities althimzer and dementia. Worked as a direct support staff for 7 years with adults with behavioral issues. For the past 4 years working as a supervisor overseeing the residential homes.

Skills : Computer, Charting, Scheduling, Answering phones, Wound Care, Cashier, Call Center.

Description :

    1. Administer bedside or personal care, such as ambulation or personal hygiene assistance.
    2. Prepare and maintain records of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor.
    3. Transport clients to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or on outings, using a motor vehicle.
    4. Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
    5. Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
    6. Care for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
    7. Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Patient Care


Jr. Direct Support Worker Resume

Summary : To obtain a job in the social service field that will ultimately fulfill purpose in life, which is helping others.

Skills : Leadership and communication, Professional Driver, Aid, Sanitization.

Description :

    1. Performing personal care tasks, including assistance with basic personal hygiene and grooming, feeding, and ambulation, medical monitoring, and health care related tasks.
    2. Ensuring client safety and maintaining a safe environment.
    3. Providing assistance with toileting, including bedpans, urinals, and commode chairs.
    4. Reminding and assisting client with self-administration of medications (with proper training).
    5. Encouraging self-help activities for the client.
    6. Reporting changes in client's condition or family situation to the office Documenting services provided.
    7. Providing assistance with home management functions such as light housekeeping, laundry, bed making, and cleaning.
    8. Providing assistance with planning meals, shopping for groceries, preparing and serving food/meals, feeding and clean-up.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Sociology

Lead Direct Support Worker Resume

Summary : To obtain a position where experience and knowledge will be an asset to your company and provide me with meaningful employment. Ability to Performing numerous tasks simultaneously, hard worker with individuals or by self, and good communication skills.

Skills : Administrative Assistant.

Description :

    1. Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
    2. Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
    3. Care for patients by changing bed linens, washing and ironing laundry, cleaning, or assisting with their personal care.
    4. Entertain, converse with, or read aloud to patients to keep them mentally healthy and alert.
    5. Plan, purchase, prepare, or serve meals to patients or other family members, according to prescribed diets.
    6. Accompany clients to doctors' offices or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation, assistance, and companionship.
    7. Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts

Direct Support Worker III Resume

Summary : Certified nurses assistant with expert knowledge of medical terminology and HIPPA compliance. Compassion and dedication with established career working in long term care and group homes for intellectual disabilities. Support quality patient care and education, while providing a quality of life.

Skills : Associates Degree in Secretarial Science - Received in May 1979.

Description :

    1. Oversee day-to-day group activities of residents in institution.
    2. Visit individuals in homes or attend group meetings to provide information on agency services, requirements, or procedures.
    3. Monitor, supplementary meal program to ensure cleanliness of facility and that eligibility guidelines are met for persons receiving meals.
    4. Perform a variety of duties as requested by client, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands.
    5. Assist in planning food budgets, using charts or sample budgets.
    6. Transport and accompany clients to shopping areas or to appointments, using automobile.
    7. Advise clients regarding food stamps, child care, food, money management, sanitation, or housekeeping.
    8. Assist clients with preparation of forms, such as tax or rent forms.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Diploma

Direct Support Worker I Resume

Objective : Compassionate, personable individual looking for a position as a Certified Nursing Assistant at connections. Bringing extensive training, CNA certification, and a high degree of enthusiasm towards the well-being of residents.

Skills : Phlebotomy, Injections, CPR, First aid, and Lab Skills.

Description :

    1. Providing services for people with disabilities; which include, but not limited to, cleaning, cooking, transportation, shopping, financial support, and various other daily routines.
    2. Help the client communicate effectively with family, friends, doctors, and other people of importants.
    3. Assist the client in the community in any way needed.
    4. Being able to help people and positively influence their lives, be it through physical or mental support.
    5. Helping others who are otherwise unable to help themselves.
    6. Providing a positive atmosphere in the lives of people who may not get to experience positive surroundings.
    7. Skills Used Efficiency, productivity, time management, organizational, mannerisms,.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Psychology

Direct Support Worker II Resume

Summary : Medical Assisting CPR certified Phlembotomy and Injections Effective organizational skills. Proficient with Medical Records Ability to provide care and compassion Telephone skills.

Skills : Phlembotomy, Injections,CPR, First Aid, And Lab Skills.

Description :

    1. Adminster medication, Perform vi6tal signs, Order medication,Serve as patient liaison between local hospital, nurses and physicians.
    2. Provides training,guidance, assistance and supervision to persons with developemental disabilities residing within a community residence.
    3. Assists in tranfer of non-ambulatory resident to wheelhcairs, shower, toilet, and other furnishing.
    4. Ensure that all pertinent information is place in patient charts.
    5. Wound care, Monitor ADL's Schedule all outpatient appointments, all ancillary testing and other provider referrals.
    6. Responsible for personnel management/supervision.
    7. Reponsible for inventory control and ordering supplies.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Medical Assisting

Direct Support Worker/Trainer Resume

Summary : To work for a highly specialized solution oriented team which can exploit the best of ardor for responsibilities society, management, research & knowledge based solutions with special preference to social work.

Skills : Military, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Provided information or refer individuals to public or private agencies or community services for assistance.
    2. Kept records or prepared reports for owner or management concerning visit with clients.
    3. Visited individuals in homes or attended group meetings to provide information on agency services, requirements, or procedures.
    4. Submitted and reviewed reports or problems with superior.
    5. Transported and accompanied clients to shopping areas or to appointments, using automobile.
    6. Observed and discussed meal preparation and suggest alternate methods of food preparation.
    7. Cared for children in client's home during client's appointments.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

Direct Support Worker III Resume

Summary : Seeking Direct Support Worker. 2 years of clinical experience in acute care, long term care facility, as well as ambulatory care setting.

Skills : CNA, HHA.

Description :

    1. Performed direct patient care aimed at increasing comfort, psycho, social and spiritual well-being by providing assistance with personal hygiene, physical comfort, nutrition, elimination, prevention of skin breakdown, rehabilitation and safety.
    2. Helped residents programming goals and increase their independence.
    3. Reported any unusual circumstances in the patients' condition or environment.
    4. Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
    5. Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments.
    6. Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks.
    7. Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding and elimination.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Nursing

Direct Support Worker I Resume

Summary : Experienced when it comes to customer service. Friendly person that works the extra mile for my manager's and as well as customers. Following that CPR & First Aid certified, care giving experience, delivering mail within a short time frame, selling, stocking items in truck, organizing skills, monitoring skills, critical thinking skills.

Skills : Graphic Design, Computer Skills.

Description :

    1. Prepared reports for management concerning well beings of all my clients.
    2. Counsel clients who have been abused, mistreated and taken for granted in our society and help overcome their fears.
    3. Submit reports containing clients' progress while at group homes.
    4. Transport and accompany clients to shopping areas or to appointments, using an automobile.
    5. Advise clients regarding food, money management, sanitation, or housekeeping of homes.
    6. administer medications to clients on time.
    7. provide customer service to clients and parents of clients at all times.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Direct Support Worker/Executive Resume

Summary : Cashier with more than 5 years of retail experience. Well-versed in all areas of store operations. Passionate about exceeding customer expectations to building loyalty and retention. Reliable and hardworking warehouse operator committed to getting each job done as quickly, efficiently and safely as possible.

Skills : Cashier.

Description :

    1. Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
    2. Helped residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring.
    3. Engaged patients with games, crafts, cooking, music, reading and other activities.
    4. Completed all daily living tasks to enhance the quality of life of elderly patients.
    5. Transported patients to and from different departments.
    6. Ensured safety and well-being of patients.
    7. Delivered in-home care to disabled children and adults.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Business

Direct Support Worker Resume

Summary : To find a position that will fully utilize attention to detail, communication and administrative experience, and passion for helping those in need in a way that will advance the company's healthcare goals.

Skills : Welding Plasma Cutting, Torch Cutting, Arc Air Cutting, Blue Print Reading, Punch Press, Cutting Press, Drill Press, and Sand Blaster.

Description :

    1. Performed or assisted with personal care, such as bathing, teeth brushing, shaving, and dressing.
    2. Assisted with feeding, oral and tube feedings.
    3. Documented data displaying the resident's goals and progression.
    4. Assisted individuals with their daily living, provided safety, and comfort.
    5. Helped with home management tasks such as preparing meals, grocery shopping, and cleaning.
    6. Administered routine medications as directed.
    7. Established rapport and sense of trust with residents.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma In Medical