Personal Support Worker Resume Samples

A Personal Support Worker job description includes social workers, home care aides, and caregivers. The job involves helping the clients in dealing with their day-to-day problems and identifying such problems to provide assistance. A well-drafted Personal Support Worker Resume mentions the following duties and tasks – providing personal care to the elderly and disabled, performing general housekeeping tasks, administering medicines, helping in transporting, providing bedside care, providing advice and planning for patients, and counseling in substance abuse programs.

Even though the exact duties may vary from place to place, the required skills are common and include the following – compassion and empathy, passion to help others, knowledge of counseling and basic medical monitoring skills. The amount of training and education required for this occupation varies, but most of the employers prefer those having a post-secondary education.

Personal Support Worker Resume example

Personal Support Worker Resume

Headline : Experienced caregiver and housekeeper looking for work in a residential care facility as a medication aide, housekeeper, or care provider.

Skills : Listening Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Cared for a disabled gentleman in his home. Duties include feeding both through a g-tube and spoon-feeding.
    2. Provided at-home care for children with cognitive disabilities. Assisted an adult female with activities of daily living.
    3. Coordinated with family and social workers to create a specific plan to fit that child's needs Implemented appropriate care.
    4. Responsible for patient's hygiene, prepared meals, getting patient dressed, medications.
    5. Responsible for increased community exposure Responsible for developing social awareness and safety.
    6. Responsible for home supervision Responsible for transported to scheduled therapies and group outings.
    7. Assisted in taking vital signs, helping patients/clients in and out of beds and transporting to and from appointments.
    8. Promoted client dignity, independence, comfort, mobility, and personal appearance by assisting clients with their daily activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Social Work


Personal Support Worker II Resume

Headline : Personal support workers (PSWs) care for people who are ill, elderly or need help with daily tasks.

Skills : Customer Service, Problem Solving Skills.

Description :

    1. Provided assistance to special needs individuals, both in the home and in the community.
    2. Helped with basic travel (either by car or by using public transit) and helped them achieve independence and self-sufficiency in public.
    3. Improved motor skills from being afraid to touch a knife to being proficient with kitchen knives.
    4. Taught basic cooking skills, laundry, basic household chores, and physical fitness.
    5. Assisted an individual in moving up from children's liquid medicine to being able to take pills.
    6. Assisted the client with interpersonal skills, ability to interact with strangers without fear or shyness.
    7. Provided security for the Salem Keizer School District as well as numerous private businesses.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Political Science


Personal Support Worker/Representative Resume

Summary : A flexible, careful, keen, and lively individual with knowledge of implementing personal support plans which center on the individual's welfare, requirements, needs and interests.

Skills : Technical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Provided one-on-one, continuity-based supports four boys with autism ranging in age from ten to fourteen.
    2. Monitored the health and safety of clients based on inhumation gleaned from the patents as well as individual, job descriptions.
    3. Taught and model basic life skills including "relationship circles" concepts, effective communication.
    4. Checked in with clients' case managers as needed, and appropriate behavior in a variety of real-world settings and situations.
    5. Provided one-on-on., and group support and instruction n a self- kindergarten through the third-grade classroom.
    6. Worked collaboratively with the teacher and three fellow assistants.
    7. Worked with kids and young adults with disabilities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Liberal Arts

Personal Support Worker/Executive Resume

Headline : Help individuals to maintain their independence/autonomy, handle food preparation & administer medication, and other tasks geared towards maximizing clients' potentials.

Skills : Communication Skills, Good Working Skills.

Description :

    1. Trained to individuals with disabilities in there own home as a live-in.
    2. Helped others to learn and live a normal life. Skills Used to support for the daily needs that they need such as bedmaking personal hygiene cooking skills.
    3. Provided assistance to clients with special needs with like helping clean homes, hygiene, doctor visits, doing laundry, cooking, etc.
    4. Helped them developed their socialization and cognitive skills.
    5. Provided home-based service for a special needs adolescent.
    6. Transported to/from therapy appointments and recreational outings.
    7. Assisted an adolescent with educational tasks.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS

Personal Support Worker III Resume

Summary : Dedicated to honesty and integrity in the workplace. Willing to learn new techniques or procedures.

Skills : Industrial, Janitorial, Customer Service Etiquette.

Description :

    1. Provided emotional and physical support to a client with physical and mental disabilities.
    2. Provided clients with assistance in ADLs (i.g; personal hygiene and grooming, etc.).
    3. Administered medications in accordance with clients' healthcare plans provided.
    4. Provided support with transfers (to and from bed to wheelchair, ROM exercises, repositioning, etc.).
    5. Prepared clients with nutritional meals following set nutritional guidelines.
    6. Encouraged residents to live life independently by engaging them in activities and dialogue.
    7. Organized and Accompanied clients on recreational activities, doctors' visits, social events, church, library.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Customer Service

Personal Support Worker I Resume

Objective : Candidate seeking position in Customer Service environment, looking forward to promote with a growing company. Eager to provide excellence and enhance work ethic.

Skills : Risk Management, Analytical Skills.

Description :

    1. Excellent knowledge in assisted patients with a wide range of services.
    2. Excellent skills in attended patient's plan of care/ Symptoms for a patient's recovery.
    3. Dealt tactfully and courteously with patients, patients' families, and visitors.
    4. Utilized the proper approach and communication skills in problem-solving to professionally handle any barriers.
    5. Followed and respect the treatment plans and guidelines of each individual.
    6. Handled a high volume of patients very efficiently by multitasking/ sequencing tasks.
    7. Maintained a very good rapport by interacting with the patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Graphic Arts

Jr. Personal Support Worker Resume

Objective : To gain employment which offers opportunities for advancement and has a great work atmosphere.

Skills : Decision Making Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Responsible for various clients in different regions of west Tennessee.
    2. Worked in the position of "on-call" personal support worker.
    3. Helped taking baths as well as cooking breakfast, supper, etc.
    4. Handled all tasks in a professional and compassionate manner.
    5. Professional even in uncomfortable circumstances, Timeliness. 
    6. Able to manage a changing schedule.
    7. Managed and maintained a flexible schedule.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Lead Personal Support Worker Resume

Summary : Accustomed to maintaining productivity level with heavy workloads and fully committed to following directions and regulations.

Skills : Team Building, Leading Skills.

Description :

    1. Maintained accurate records of patient care, condition, progress, and concerns.
    2. Monitored vital signs, such as blood pressure and pulse.
    3. Responded appropriately to the physical, emotional and developmental needs of patients.
    4. Assisted patients with bathing, oral hygiene, grooming, feeding, and elimination.
    5. Helped patients move in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, and automobiles.
    6. Cooked appetizing and satisfying meals and snacks.
    7. Scheduled and accompanied clients to medical appointments.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Nursing Assistant

Associate Personal Support Worker Resume

Summary : Support workers are a vital part of providing vulnerable people with care, and are able to radically improve their quality of life.

Skills : Customer Service, Communication Skills.

Description :

    1. Assisted with bathing and daily grooming. Basic food preparation, making and helping feed the client.
    2. Assured that the medications are taken at the correct times as directed by a doctor.
    3. Helped safely transfer the client from chairs, to and from the bed, and to and from a vehicle.
    4. Transported to and from doctors' appointments another activity.
    5. Closely monitored changes in the client's health that are concerning that may need medical attention.
    6. Provided companionship so that the client feels safe and comfortable around.
    7. Provided clients with an atmosphere of security and safety.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates In Business

Asst. Personal Support Worker Resume

Summary : Professionally trained caretaker with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for a wide variety of patients with diverse needs.

Skills : Technical Skills, Professional Skills.

Description :

    1. Assessed patients and documented their medical histories.
    2. Evaluated patient care needs, prioritized treatment, and maintained patient flow.
    3. Experienced with various medical conditions.
    4. Trained new staff on quality control procedures.
    5. Provided behavioral/emotional support and supervision for those with dementia.
    6. Assisted patients with bathing, dressing, hygiene, and grooming.
    7. Prepare and serve food to up to residents a day.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma

Personal Support Worker Resume

Summary : A flexible, careful, keen, and lively individual with knowledge of implementing personal support plans which center on the individual's welfare, requirements, needs and interests.

Skills : Technical Skills, Management.

Description :

    1. Ensured that clients receive the service and benefits they are entitled to.
    2. Taught life skills way safety, use of community transport, cooking.
    3. Corresponded with key agencies and personal service providers in the local society.
    4. Washed, bathed, bed bathed and assisted in the shower for patients.
    5. Observed and Report to a supervisor about the client's physical behavior, emotional conditions.
    6. Followed care plan as per the requirement to care.
    7. Maintained a clean, healthy and safe environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma