Life Skills Coordinator Resume Samples

As a Life Skills Coordinator, the individual will help people to develop their abilities so that they can meet their daily responsibilities and improve their confidence to live independently. Working in various areas including education, community service, social work, and residential programs, these professionals usually complete the following tasks mentioned on the Life Skills Coordinator Resume – working with local community organizations and groups to develop life skill programming that includes financial literacy, employment skills, and food literacy; developing a roster of events, identifying and building opportunities and spaces for youth, working in collaboration with the Director of Program Services to develop and build linkages to like-minded agencies; and coordinating regular youth events for all threshold programs.

Those seeking this job role must mention on the resume the following skills and abilities – basic computer skills, experience working with youth and adults experiencing life at the margins, knowledge of drug and alcohol misuse; mental health and behavioral issues; and knowledge of normal child and adolescent development and issues affecting youth. Eligible resumes mention a degree such as social work, child and youth care, or related field.

Life Skills Coordinator Resume example

Life Skills Coordinator Resume

Headline : Highly qualified Life Skills Coordinator with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and I would excel in the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Microsoft Office, SQL,.

Description :

    1. Administered residents' life skills development program.
    2. Planned and scheduled all life skills classes.
    3. Tracked attendance of life skills classes.
    4. Evaluated resident's life skills abilities.
    5. Prepared reports to keep upper management and case workers informed of residents' progress through pre- and post-testing during life skills classes.
    6. Wrote interoffice memos and external correspondence.
    7. Facilitated life skills classes.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Arts


Life Skills Coordinator Resume

Summary : Over 20 years experience working with large and small business owners, community leaders and non-profit organizations to increase organizational excellence and individual engagement and effectiveness. With a focus on Leadership and Organizational Development, Rebecca utilizes Adaptive Leadership and Non Violent Communication increasing capacity for the individual and in the workplace.

Skills : Graphics Design, Desktop Publishing, Public Relations, Social Media, Journalism, Budgeting, Career Counseling, Community Service Programming, Personal Development Programming, Scholarship and Awards Programming, Supervisory Experience.

Description :

    1. Developed and maintained working relationships with local, state, and federal agencies to ensure prompt facilitation of seminars, training and other services.
    2. Adhered to basic confidentiality standard for City Steps clients.
    3. Created and made changes to curriculum as deemed appropriate by the manager.
    4. Supported the positive potential of each youth and their reformation plan through daily interaction.
    5. Ensured that employee interaction with youth is consistent with individual treatment plans while counseling and guiding to continue to establish rapport.
    6. Observed, evaluated, and recorded youth behavior, attitude, and performance. 
    7. Recorded youth attendance and participation in treatment groups, recreations, vocational/educational activities, and/or community service.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              10+ Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Senior
              Education
              Education
              Bachelor Of Arts


              Life Skills Coordinator Resume

              Headline : Devoted to advancing the mission of my employer with efforts to benefit at-risk populations. Committed to utilizing minimal resources creatively and dedicated to working effectively with the public to document efforts and accomplishments. Determined to teach in the face of adversity.

              Skills : Proficient Spanish, Microsoft Office, ETO Software, Adobe Design Products, 70 WPM, CPR/First Aid, Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing EMDR, Mindfulness Meditation, Dialectic Behavioral Therapy, Trauma-Focused Cognitive Behavioral Therapy.

              Description :

                1. Trained staff on Life Skills Curriculum.
                2. Oversaw the administration of the Life Skills assessment to each City Steps enrolled client.
                3. Completed and update an individual Life Skills Plan (ILSP) for each City Steps enrolled client.
                4. Documented participation in agency-sponsored database.
                5. Reinforced content areas covered in group sessions on an individual basis.
                6. Dealt with crisis situations as they arise.
                7. Coordinated volunteers, outside providers, or staff who may implement parts of the client ILSP of facilitating workshops.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              5-7 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              Associates Of Arts

              Life Skills Coordinator Resume

              Objective : Exceptional interpersonal abilities; able to effectively interact with all levels of management, staff, partners and clientele. Experienced in developing new positions. Documented management ability; adept at supervision, planning and project execution. Demonstrated ability to develop funding sources (monetary, in-kind).

              Skills : Billing Specialist, Scheduling, Data Entry, Ten Key, Computer.

              Description :

                1. Developed and coordinated a NCAA Life Skills Program for student-athletes that embodied academic and athletic excellence, personal and career development, and service to the community.
                2. Cultivated the mission of the Student Athlete Advisory Committee (SACC) as the Director by protecting student-athlete welfare through ascertaining resources and coordinating events designed to promote the well-being and development of student-athletes and to provide on-going education and training to serve said student-athletes' needs.
                3. Coordinated Community Service Projects.
                4. Organized personal development sessions through motivational and issue-related speakers.
                5. Facilitated cross sport support of each athletic team through an event challenge program called Tigers' Cheer.
                6. Adhered to basic confidentiality standard for City Steps clients.
                7. Created and made changes to curriculum as deemed appropriate by the manager.
              Years of Experience
              Experience
              2-5 Years
              Experience Level
              Level
              Executive
              Education
              Education
              MS In Physical Education

              Life Skills Coordinator Resume

              Summary : For the past 13 years I have delivered professional, quality customer service/ human services to an array of people. My personable personality allows me to complete my job while ensure satisfaction to others. I deliver keen communication both oral and written along with the ability to adapt to all types of environments.

              Skills : Curriculum/Program Development, Promoting Community Health, Networking, Workshops.

              Description :

                1. Learned a lot about social security income, supplemental security income, Medicaid and Medicare, cerebral palsy, blindness, diabetes, delegated medications, autism, patience.
                2. Documented unusual incidents and critical events in daily logs.
                3. Prepared Youth Incident Reports (YIRs) on the youth incidents that are observed or participated in.
                4. Acknowledged appropriate behavior, confront inappropriate behavior, and address as necessary while conducting regular one-on-one coaching and mentoring sessions.
                5. May verbally and/or physically intervened to control youth offender behavior. 
                6. Physically restrained youth as necessary.
                7. Documented resident's progress and lack of progress along with how resident responded.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      10+ Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Senior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Bachelor Of Arts In Sociology

                      Life Skills Coordinator Resume

                      Objective : Background includes nearly thirty years of teaching, coaching and administrative experience in both urban and suburban schools. Honors include being named Nebraska Principal. Strong visionary skills allow for collaboration and team-building expertise in mentoring, teaching, managing programs and leading staff to develop positive school climate and culture.

                      Skills : Coordinator, Type 45 Wpm, Strategic Planning, Administrative, Work Well Under Pressure, Team Building, Leadership Development.

                      Description :

                        1. Developed and implemented a Life Skills program for at risk youth.
                        2. Provided detailed reports to officers of the court and other health care providers as necessary.
                        3. Facilitated individual and group life skill sessions.
                        4. Established service plans and monitored case studies.
                        5. Coordinated with several government and private agencies to provide consistent wrap around services to youth.
                        6. Managed the daily operations of the field office and the independent living apartments.
                        7. Knowledgeable of MS Word.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Junior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Bachelor Of Arts In Sociology

                      Life Skills Coordinator Resume

                      Objective : To obtain a challenging Life Skills Coordinator position in the social service arena, using skills acquired from my eight year work experience, internships and academic background.

                      Skills : Computer Skills, Office Administration, Counseling Skills.

                      Description :

                        1. Facilitated one-on-one/group counseling with residents.
                        2. Conducted room visits with clients once a week.
                        3. Assisted with Medication Management.
                        4. Conducted intake assessments and level of care check-ups with all residents.
                        5. Completed weekly progress notes and maintained accurate electronic case records.
                        6. Trained caretakers, interns and other staff on how to effectively locate community resources and promote self-sufficiency with the residents.
                        7. Assisted DD Adults living in an independent Apartment setting.
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Executive
                      Education
                      Education
                      Masters Of Social Work

                      Life Skills Coordinator Resume

                      Objective : As a Life Skills Coordinator, responsible for Assigning, training, and supervising youth who are performing chores on living units and jobs within the facility (e.g., maintenance, kitchen, laundry, landscaping, janitorial, etc.).

                      Skills : Planning Skills, Case Management.

                      Description :

                        1. Coordinated and oversaw scheduled time of two adults with developmental disabilities.
                        2. Assisted in the areas of financial planning, vocation, advocacy, daily activities, hygiene, navigating social/family life.
                        3. Worked with management, client, state case managers, guardians and other important members of the clients life to assure their independence, safety, success and overall wellbeing.
                        4. Assisted the team in writing ISP and implementing the plan as well as charting progress Writing behavior management plans and implementing as well as charting progress Writing training programs an implementing as well as charting progress Assisting consumers with Daily Living Routines.
                        5. Assisted consumers with money management.
                        6. Acted as a professional role model. 
                        7. Collaborated with Director to plan, implement and evaluate improvements to operational workflow and processes. 
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Junior
                      Education
                      Education
                      Bachelor Of Arts In Sociology

                      Life Skills Coordinator Resume

                      Objective : Life Skills Coordinator with over eight years of experience working within diverse women and/or student-focused programs. Strong background in trauma theory, specializing in trauma-focused evidence-based interventions including EMDR, DBT, and mindfulness-based approaches. Strong initiator, creative, flexible, and team-oriented work ethic with strong values for inclusivity and diversity embodying a humanistic perspective.

                      Skills : Counseling, Assessment, Crisis Intervention, Clinical Documentation, Advanced Computer Skills.

                      Description :

                        1. Demonstrated role model organizational skills and effective communication skills at all levels. 
                        2. Maintained ACLP compliance requirements in accordance with organizational goals. 
                        3. Demonstrates ability to work well with children of all ages and developmental levels through advanced interpersonal skills that are required to interact with patients and families. 
                        4. Demonstrated exceptional organizational and project management skills to handle projects independently. 
                        5. Demonstrated an independent work initiative, sound judgment, diplomacy, tact and professional demeanor. 
                        6. Demonstrated understanding and ability to show respect and appreciation for others and their uniqueness.
                        7. Remained curious and appreciating cultural differences. 
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Executive
                      Education
                      Education
                      BA In Psychology

                      Life Skills Coordinator Resume

                      Objective : To establish a long-term career in a company where I may utilize my Life Skills Coordinator professional skills and knowledge to be an effective Associate Program Manager and inspiration to those around me.

                      Skills : Team Work, Leadership.

                      Description :

                        1. Demonstrated ability to modify approach to successfully integrate and collaborate with others. 
                        2. Demonstrated flexibility in various situations. Supervisory responsibilities (if applicable): Understands and satisfies the needs of the neonatal, infant, toddler, pre-school, school-age, adolescent and/or adult patient regarding their growth and development process. 
                        3. Served as a role model, providing child life services to patients and family members, including developmentally appropriate therapeutic activities, education, procedural preparation, coping facilitation, and support as it relates to their illness and medical treatment, modeling care for other child life specialists. 
                        4. Maintained knowledge of Child Life standards of practice and hospital policies.
                        5. Collaborated with the Director to develop new policies and procedures as needed. 
                        6. Coached and mentored staff through staff development and education activities. 
                        7. Assisted and supported staff in their pursuit of professional goals. 
                      Years of Experience
                      Experience
                      2-5 Years
                      Experience Level
                      Level
                      Executive
                      Education
                      Education
                      MS