Independent Living Assistant Resume Samples

An Independent Living Assistant works to support the people who require extra or living assistance. While the duties vary based on the requirement of the community and the residents, the following are certain core duties listed on the Independent Living Assistant Resume – helping clients with everyday needs and providing administrative support, providing compassionate and individualized assistance to our residents, assisting with daily personal tasks, ensuring residents apartments are clean and tidy, helping with dropping off, and picking up and handing laundry; monitoring and reporting any concerning changes in residents’ behavior or condition, and ensuring residents are eating and drinking, and providing compassionate yet professional companionship and conversation.

Those seeking this job role must mention on the resume the following skills – great communication skills, basic reading, writing math, and computer skills, the ability to work independently with little supervision; the ability to maintain organized logs of activities and services provided, and being compassionate. A high school diploma and a certification as a CNA or PCA are preferred.

Independent Living Assistant Resume example

Independent Living Assistant Resume

Summary : Familiar with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Powerpoint with accurate typing skills Exceptional customer service skills as well as a team player. Excellent leadership qualities, communication, and organizational skills. Professional with a positive demeanor.

Skills : Communication, Reliable, Packaging, Team Player, Safety.

Description :

    1. Provided a safe and stable environment for consumers.
    2. Provided medication prompts/reminders.
    3. Managed medication and supply inventory.
    4. Provided information for clients regarding their treatment.
    5. Familiarized consumers with the public transportation system.
    6. Assisted clients with the tools to become independent in the community.
    7. Observed, monitored, and reported relevant psychological, physical, social developments and interactions with other fellow patients and staff
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Independent Living Assistant Resume

Objective : A passion for working in long term care. Committed to raising awareness for the Music and Memory program, and advocating for the benefits of the program. I am an advocate for Self Advocacy, and community education programs promoting social integration between long term care residents and area youth. I believe knowledge is the cure for fear; fear of people different from ourselves is what keeps us apart.

Skills : Medical Terminology, Excel.

Description :

    1. Provided daily living assistance to members of Adult Family Home.
    2. Maintained daily record keeping of behavior, diet, recreation, care assistance, in home activities, medication administration, and short term goal achievement progress.
    3. Audited of controlled narcotics, and scheduled medications, reorder and accuracy checks of medications.
    4. Trained new staff, and mentor educational interns from local University.
    5. Maintained the homes interior and exterior cleanliness.
    6. Conducted routine safety inspections, fire drills, and sever weather drills.
    7. Provided excellent care and companionship to members of home.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
GED


Independent Living Assistant Resume

Headline : To continue my career with an organization that will utilize my skills to benefit mutual growth and success. As well as to secure a position with a stable and profitable organization, where I can be a member of a team and utilize my experience to the fullest.

Skills : Electronic Medical Records, Microsoft Word.

Description :

    1. Assisted developmentally disabled individuals with daily life.
    2. Made meals, made sure they had their medication, baths and other activities if daily living.
    3. Had the responsibility of making the weekly menu and shopping list.
    4. Made my very first Thanksgiving meal while at this job and I had 8 clients to feed.
    5. Received Behind the Scenes award from Residential and Respite Director for excellence.
    6. Received verbal commendations from Director for documentation, and redirection skills with a challenging member.
    7. Managed, moved, and re-ordered supplies.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Master Of Social Work

Independent Living Assistant Resume

Headline : Accomplished high honor and energetic student with a solid history of achievement within the vocational rehabilitation and criminal justice program. Motivated leader with strong organization and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include human services, as well as in the field of vocational rehabilitation and criminal justice. Focused on being the voice to those who may fall short within the always changing legal system.

Skills : Planning Skills, Legal Skills.

Description :

    1. Participated in case reviews, consulting with the team caring for the clients, to evaluate the client's needs and plan for continuing services.
    2. Prepared and maintained client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client conditions to managers and supervisors.
    3. Oversaw client monthly spending, keeping a log and reporting the findings to a supervisor.
    4. Instructed and advised clients on issues such as household cleanliness, utilities, and nutrition.
    5. Planned, shop for, prepared nutritious meals or assist members with the planning, shopping and preparing nutritious meals.
    6. Transported clients to locations outside the home, such as appointments, outings, using a motor vehicle.
    7. Performed healthcare-related tasks, such as monitoring and passing medication, under the direction of doctors and psychologists.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelors Of Science

Independent Living Assistant Resume

Objective : Seeking an Independent Living Assistant position with an outstanding career opportunity that will offer a rewarding work environment along with a winning team that will fully utilize management skills.

Skills : Microsoft PowerPoint, IBM SPSS.

Description :

    1. Worked with developmental disabled adults.
    2. Administered medication daily.
    3. Encouraged ADL.
    4. Assisted with showers, prepare meals, transport them to doctors appointments, day program, scheduled outings etc.
    5. Intervened during behavioral issues, ensured strict doctor ordered diets were followed.
    6. Monitored diabetics and their food intake etc.
    7. Performed housekeeping duties, such as cooking, cleaning, washing clothes, dishes or running errands.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS In General Education

Independent Living Assistant Resume

Summary : Friendly and effective when working with a wide range of personalities, excellent problem-solving capability equipped with expert knowledge of cleaning equipment, products, and techniques. Focuses on completing all tasks quickly and with high-quality standards in mind. Experienced Line Cook with exceptional knowledge of a wide variety of kitchen equipment and cooking techniques in a fast-paced environment.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Case Management.

Description :

    1. Assisted clients with traumatic brain injuries, autism, and down syndrome.
    2. Helped them with medication reminders, assisting with making dinner, cleaning their apartment, and emotional support and counseling Accomplishments I really enjoy my job.
    3. Get a sense of accomplishment of helping my clients.
    4. Helped 20 clients on a daily basis.
    5. Enjoyed helping others whether it is in a nursing home or individuals with disabilities.
    6. Used I believe I demonstrate patience, being a caring and concerned individual.
    7. Followed emergency procedures and protocols.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
GED

Independent Living Assistant Resume

Objective : A highly efficient, reliable, and motivated professional seeking a position in sales, retail, barista, service, or technical support, where strong communication, sales, computer skills, and interpersonal skills are valued.

Skills : Customer Service, Computer Repair, Computer Hardware, Audio Editing, Cooking, Stocking, Barista, Service, Sales, Cashier, Cash Register, Troubleshooting, Network Management, Typing, Word Processing.

Description :

    1. Provided daily assistance consistent with the client's plan of care.
    2. Adhered to and practice Resident Rights policies and procedures.
    3. Completed all assigned documentation during assigned shift.
    4. Reported all resident changes in condition promptly to the nurse.
    5. Notified nurse if equipment was not functioning or if items are needed.
    6. Adhered to and practice safety and infection control practices.
    7. Attend ededucation and training sessions as required and assigned.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED

Independent Living Assistant Resume

Summary : An accomplished Independent living Assistant with 18+ years of experience with Alzheimer's, Dementia, Mental Health, Hospice, and Developmental Disabilities. That is levelheaded, remains calm and effective in extremely difficult and stressful situations. Who proudly maintains a highly productive, efficient, and quality-driven environment at all times.

Skills : Billing Software, ICD-9 & ICD-10 Coding, Knowledge.

Description :

    1. Collaborated with management in making necessary improvements to satisfy clientele needs.
    2. Maintained accurate records of clientele care, progress and concerns, monitoring vital signs, and ordering necessary medical supplies.
    3. Assisted clientele with their monthly budget, purchases and any other financial transactions.
    4. Appropriately responded to any physical, emotional and/or developmental needs, scheduling transportation to physician appointments, shopping and any other outings.
    5. Assisted clientele with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding, elimination, transfers in and out of bed/bath, wheel chairs and/or automobile.
    6. Planned and prepared appetizing, nutritional and satisfying meals and snacks.
    7. Connected clients with community service and resource agencies.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts

Independent Living Assistant Resume

Headline : To obtain a rewarding career, in a fast-paced environment, utilizing my office skills in a professional manner, working towards my career growth and knowledge in the business field.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Customer Service, Order Processing, Billing, Problem Resolution, Continuous Improvement, Documentation.

Description :

    1. Assisted persons in transitional living.
    2. Ability to make emergency decisions in the event of a crisis.
    3. Able to take care of the crisis and contact appropriate supervisors to relay the situation, I also create reports as to the crisis or situation.
    4. Assisted clients with bill paying, grocery shopping and dental and doctors appointments.
    5. In charged of medication distribution to clients and tracking of medications given.
    6. Work in a team environment to make sure all clients needs are met.
    7. Provided support/assistance for Mentally/Physically Handicapped Individuals in their home.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
MS

Independent Living Assistant Resume

Objective : Independent Living Assistant with 3+ years of experience in Communicating and works with callers, patients, staff, and visitors appropriately; demonstrating a professional, polite, and culturally sensitive manner, and also Possessing strong verbal and written communication skills.

Skills : Planning Skills, Reporting Skills.

Description :

    1. Taught them cooking skills, hygiene, money management, cleaning, appointment setting, medication management, healthy living skills.
    2. Worked with a client who wasn't comfortable going out into public, making appointments, cooking, doing laundry or interacting with others.
    3. Monitored client census by using the Daily Movement Report and recording admissions, discharges, doctor appointments and site visit data.
    4. Observed and monitored client behavior and responses to training.
    5. Assisted 6 individuals with their daily activities by; bathing , getting dress, grooming , feeding and passing medications.
    6. Responsible for g-tube feedings for two clients I give their flushes, meds and feedings through g-tube I am required to record each clients.
    7. Assisted clients in learning academics and social skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Arts