Private Duty Caregiver Resume Samples

The job summary of a Private Duty Caregiver is to provide assistance and support to elderly or disabled people. Major roles and responsibilities that are highlighted on the Private Duty Caregiver Resume include – helping clients in taking their medication on time, assisting clients with mobility and ambulation services, assisting in giving personal hygiene and care, helping clients during physical therapy sessions, planning and preparing meals, accompanying patients in shopping or walking, performing light housekeeping duties, acting wisely in case of emergencies, and reporting to the family members about any unusual incidents.

Main job requirements expected on the resume are – home care experience, compassion, and supportive nature, excellent knowledge of first aid or CPR, willingness to adhere to health and safety standards, good time management skills and loads of physical strength with patience. Formal education is not mandatory; however, employers expect at least a high school diploma and first aid certification.

Private Duty Caregiver Resume

Objective : Exceptionally responsible and dedicated Assisted Living Activity Director with a strong record of providing the best possible experience to residents. Deeply mindful of family concerns on an individual case-by-case basis. Highly adaptable in meeting evolving resident needs.

Skills : C.P.R. and First Aid Certified UTA, Customer Service, Microsoft Word, Excell, PowerPoint, Publisher, Management, Patient Care Tech, Phlebotomy, Oral Communication, Written Communication, Document Control, Training.

Description :

    1. Supports patients by providing housekeeping and laundry services, also shopping for food and other household requirements.
    2. Assists patients by providing personal services, such as bathing, dressing, and grooming.
    3. Helps patients care for themselves by teaching the use of cane or walker, special utensils to eat, special techniques and equipment for personal hygiene.
    4. Helps family members care for the patient by teaching appropriate ways to lift, turn, and re-position the patient, advising on nutrition, cleanliness, and housekeeping.
    5. Records patient information by making entries in the patient journal, notifying nursing supervisor of changing or unusual conditions.
    6. Maintains a safe, secure, and healthy patient environment by following asepsis standards and procedures.
    7. Maintaining security precautions; following prescribed dietary requirements and nutrition standards.
    8. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities.
    9. Protects the home care agency by adhering to professional standards, home care policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Associate


Private Duty Caregiver I Resume

Objective : Ambitious Certified Nursing Assistants with ability to deliver patient care with compassion and ensure patient dignity, work under pressure with proven sound decisions and handle conflict. Detailed oriented with strong problem-solving, work ethic, communication, interpersonal and teamwork skills.

Skills : Customer Service, Management, Operations, Private Duty In-Home Health Care.

Description :

    1. Maintain records of patient care, condition, progress, or problems to report and discuss observations with supervisor or case manager.
    2. Administer prescribed oral medications, under the written direction of the physician or as directed by home care nurse or aide, and ensure patients take their medicine.
    3. Check patients pulse, temperature, and respiration.
    4. Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
    5. Massage patients or apply preparations or treatments, such as liniment, alcohol rubs, or heat-lamp stimulation.
    6. Perform a variety of duties as requested by the client, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands.
    7. Direct patients in simple prescribed exercises or in the use of braces or artificial limbs.
    8. Accompany clients to the doctors' office or on other trips outside the home, providing transportation assistance, and companionship.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
HS


Private Duty Caregiver-Temp Resume

Objective : Caring and compassionate healthcare professional who possesses strong interpersonal, administrative, and clinical skills Experienced in all areas of hands-on patient care. Consistently recognized for exceptional performance in classroom and medical office settings.

Skills : Patient Care, Drawing Blood, Transporting, Feeding, Bathing, Clothing, Household Chores, etc.

Description :

    1. Helped patients by serving meals, feeding as necessary, ambulating, turning, and positioning in bed.
    2. Delivered compassionate care that exceeds hospital requirements.
    3. Maintained patient privacy and confidential patient information, provided on-call care at all times of the day and night.
    4. Worked part as a team to execute proper care of body mechanics and safety of patients.
    5. Provided transportation, assistance, and companionship to clients.
    6. Assisting the patient with transferring in and out of wheelchairs.
    7. Exhibited compassionate care and communication with regard to issues of death and dying.
    8. Maintained a clean, orderly and well-stocked environment.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Private Duty Caregiver Assistant Resume

Objective : Experience with AutoCAD with an efficient approach to client service. Adept at adjusting work pace to meet evolving client needs and changing deadlines.

Skills : LPN, Strong Computer Skill especially with MS Office Apps, Hands-On and Detail-Oriented.

Description :

    1. Provide patients with help moving in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs, or automobiles and with dressing and grooming.
    2. Check patients' pulse, temperature, and respiration.
    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. Perform a variety of duties as requested by the client, such as obtaining household supplies or running errands.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Private Duty Caregiver-LPN Resume

Objective : Ambitious Certified Nursing Assistants with ability to deliver patient care with compassion and ensure patient dignity, work under pressure with proven sound decisions and handle conflict.

Skills : Customer Service, MS Office, Patient Care, Healthcare, Medical Terminology.

Description :

    1. Written and oral documentation to include assessment of the health status of patients to supervisor.
    2. Performed bed making for residents on occupied and unoccupied beds.
    3. Assisted residents to ambulate, transfer to chairs or wheelchairs with transfer belt.
    4. Assisted residents with ambulation with assistive devices to include walkers and canes.
    5. Performed bed baths complete and partial, showers and perineal care for female/male residents.
    6. Helped residents with drinking, feeding and meal preparations.
    7. Performed a range of motion (ROM) to include passive and active/ assistance.
    8. Assisted residents with the bedpan, and male residents with urinal emptying urinary drainage bag.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Private Duty Caregiver II Resume

Objective : Dependable employee, bringing management experience and a willingness to take on added responsibility to get the job done. Enthusiastic team player with a strong work ethic and advanced complex problem-solving skills.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Autocad, Administrative Assistant.

Description :

    1. Worked with three separate patient clients, each on a full-time basis.
    2. Provided end of life care for patients who were unable to physically care for themselves.
    3. Assisted with all activities of daily living for a woman with end-stage Parkinson's disease and her husband who had dementia.
    4. Responsible for running a household, managing a budget, shopping, keeping financial records, overseeing medication inventory and normal housekeeping duties.
    5. Managed a staff of five to six additional caregivers for round-the-clock care.
    6. Responsible for creating weekly schedules and assuring that all shifts were covered.
    7. Performed a range of motion (ROM) to include passive and active/ assistance.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Sociology

Private Duty Caregiver-Executive Resume

Summary : Experienced caregiver with CPR and First certification. Organized and collaborative team player strong clinical and interpersonal skill. Proficient in caring for clients and to improve health and wellbeing.

Skills : Bi-lingual, CPR Certified, MS Office, Documentation, Patient Care.

Description :

    1. Provide housekeeping duties: cleaning of wound areas and stocking clean linen in designated area.
    2. Assists individuals in reaching the highest level of independence in all areas.
    3. Conduct a variety of recreational, social and leisure activities for constructive use of time by the individuals.
    4. Observe all physical, emotional and behavioral concerns and take appropriate action when necessary.
    5. Respond to emergency situations in an appropriate manner that ensures the safety of the individuals.
    6. Interacts with program participants in a kind and encouraging manner.
    7. Provide a sympathetic and understanding environment for dealing with individuals changes in behavior; likes dislikes, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BI

Private Duty Caregiver-Nursing Resume

Summary : Highly-motivated, compassionate nursing professional with a knack of providing positive bedside patient care services. Track record of providing residents and clients with assistance in activities of daily living. A tenacious and resourceful individual who has a positive attitude aimed at creating an atmosphere of positivity in a healthcare environment.

Skills : Microsoft outlook, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Powerpoint, Filing, Computer Savvy, Call Center Experience, Caregiving, Customer Service, warehouse, Receptionist.

Description :

    1. Helped clients with the activities of daily living.
    2. Performed personal care tasks such as hygiene, ambulation, eating, dressing, toileting, and shaving.
    3. Talked with clients, giving them companionship while participating in resident activities.
    4. Prepared nutritious meals and snacks for clients.
    5. Provided transfer assistance by moving clients in and out of beds, baths, wheelchairs or cars.
    6. Changed bed linens, cleaned and ironed laundry and assisted in the keeping room, cabinet, and dresser drawers neat and clean.
    7. Created and maintained a pleasant work environment.
    8. Helped with sanitation and housekeeping tasks of client's room, bathroom, and common areas.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
GED

Lead Private Duty Caregiver Resume

Headline : Seeking a position in an environment that will challenge further; while allowing to contribute to the growth and success of this organization. Look forward to working with a company that promotes quality products and services.

Skills : Microsoft Excel, Computer Skills, Retail, Nursing.

Description :

    1. Provide patients with assistance in bathing, dressing, or grooming, demonstrating these skills as necessary.
    2. Clean and disinfect rooms and furnishings to maintain a safe and orderly environment.
    3. Provide mentally impaired or emotionally disturbed patients with routine physical, emotional, psychological, or rehabilitation care under the direction of nursing or medical staff.
    4. Serve meals or feed patients needing assistance or persuasion.
    5. Organize, supervise, or encourage patient participation in social, educational, or recreational activities.
    6. Provide housekeeping duties: cleaning of wound areas and stocking clean linen in designated area.
    7. Personal care assistance; bathing, dressing, incontinence care/toileting and grooming.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
HS

Private Duty Caregiver Resume

Summary : Reliable Private Duty Caregiver who is very knowledgeable about handling a variety of emergency situations. Adept at meal preparation assisting in the maintenance of a household and developing a strong rapport with a patient. Specializes in elderly and special needs patients.

Skills : Technically Strong and Interpersonal & Communication skills.

Description :

    1. Preparing meals, cleaning, errands, provide transport to and from Doctor.
    2. Scheduling all medical appointments and tests.
    3. Complete care of clients unable to care for themselves.
    4. Waking and getting the client into the wheelchair and all personal hygiene.
    5. preparing all meals for the day, administering medication.
    6. Reading, writing, coloring, singing with the client, daily ROM exercises for mobility.
    7. Exhibited compassionate care and communication.
    8. Assist patients such as bathing, oral care, dressing, feedings, toileting, etc.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma