Respite Worker Resume Samples

It is the duty of a Respite Worker to provide support and assistance to full-time caregivers and take their roles and responsibilities when they are absent or take rest. A Professional Respite Worker Resume identifies the following core tasks and duties – offering advice to caregivers, finding solutions to caregiver problems, providing emotional support, recommending community resources; running errands; recommending support groups and encouraging open communication with family members. In some cases, the workers will undertake the task of driving patients for appointments.

Employers typically pick resumes that denote the following skills and qualifications – home care expertise, empathy, a caring personality, attention to details, time management, bedside manners, and a high level of physical strength and endurance. Formal education is not mandatory as on-the-job training will be provided. But possessing a high school diploma or GED will be useful.

Respite Worker Resume example

Respite Worker Resume

Headline : Reliable and dedicated Direct Care Professional with experience in home and group settings. Proactive and organized with passionate commitment to individual's care.

Skills : Working Knowledge, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. Provided in-home care for a developmentally disabled individual while their family enjoys a period of respite.
    2. Engaged individuals in arts & crafts and physical activity.
    3. Assisted younger individuals in completing homework Develop or teach strategies to promote client wellness and independence.
    4. Reportedly activity log and notes to the Coordinator of Family Support Services Helps individuals resolve confrontations and disagreements in a calm manner.
    5. Observed and influence clients' behavior, communicating and interacting with them and teaching, counseling, or befriending them.
    6. Provided strong mentorship to male and female youth ages at risk of becoming engaged in the juvenile justice system.
    7. Monitored medication intake Assisted with personal hygiene Monitor safety and security of clients at home and in the community.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma


Respite Worker I Resume

Objective : Seeking work to fulfill full capacity as a home health provider Ability Summary Offering over 13 years of assisting elderly and disabled persons from children, teens, adults.

Skills : Customer Service, Social Media Promoter, Waitressing.

Description :

    1. Ensured the safety and well-being of the individual in your care.
    2. Demonstrated knowledge of the client's skills and abilities.
    3. Provided care for and be ready to implement their behavior support plan if applicable.
    4. Provided physical and personal care assistance as indicated through training or identified in the client's plan.
    5. Encouraged the client to explore his or her interests and to try new things.
    6. Consulted with the family, community partners, and the Lead Service Coordinator on any adaptations that may be needed to allow for the participation.
    7. Looked for precursors or potential challenges in/around the environment that may result in inappropriate behavior or negative reactions.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma


Jr. Respite worker Resume

Objective : Experience working in the caregiver & customer services industry. Competent at managing responsibilities in a high-volume atmosphere.

Skills : Emergency Care Psychiatric Aide, Hard Working.

Description :

    1. Worked with children of different ages (4-21) and different types of handicaps.
    2. Cooked, cleaned, any normal activities to help them understand how to better behave in public places.
    3. Fostered parents currently and hope to get more children in our household.
    4. Able to quickly learn new jobs but would like to find a stable position where build a career.
    5. Personal aided to student w/Autism Assist with academics Organize games and craft activities.
    6. Managed Daily Office Tasks, Training Employees, Aiding Participants in Daily Tasks, and Personal Goal Achievement.
    7. Maintained the typical routine of the client's family household.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Diploma

Respite Worker III Resume

Summary : Empathetic, patient and resilient social worker with six year of relevant experience in educational and criminal justice settings. Expertise in providing ongoing direct services to pre-kindergarten children.

Skills : Working Knowledge, Management.

Description :

    1. Worked under the supervision of the Home Care Coordinator to implement respite services as specified in the Individual Service Plan (ISP).
    2. Supervised consumer(s) and provide safe activities in their community.
    3. Interacted with the consumers and family members in a professional manner.
    4. Recorded of consumer's activities as requested by the supervisor.
    5. Serviced training as offered by the agency, and/or deemed necessary by the Director.
    6. Provided relief for parents of children with Developmental Disabilities.
    7. Provided planned short-term and time-limited breaks for families and other unpaid caregivers of children with a developmental delay.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Social Work

Sr. Respite Worker Resume

Summary : Accomplished Office Professional adept at effective multi-tasking and achieving outstanding results in high-pressure environments. Proven experience in both private and public sector.

Skills : Special Olympics former coach, Certified in CPR, CPI training.

Description :

    1. Observed and monitor children's play activities. Act in any other capacity as directed by the President/CEO.
    2. Communicated with children's parents or guardians about daily activities, behaviors, and related issues.
    3. Provided care for mentally disturbed, delinquent, or handicapped children.
    4. Cared for children in an institutional setting, such as group homes, nursery schools, private businesses, or schools for the handicapped.
    5. Recorded on individual children, including daily observations and information about activities, meals served, and medications administered.
    6. Supported children's emotional and social development, encouraging understanding of others, and positive self-concepts.
    7. Identified signs of emotional or developmental problems in children and bring them to parents' or guardians' attention.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Graphic Design

Respite Worker/Executive Resume

Objective : Have been the Vault teller, ATM custodian, and the Back up to the Operations manager. Plus have thirteen years of customer service experience.

Skills : Decision making skills, Microsoft Word.

Description :

    1. Planned, shop for, and prepare nutritious meals, or assist families in planning, shopping for, and preparing nutritious meals.
    2. Performed housekeeping and cleaning duties related to children's care.
    3. Instructed and advise clients on issues such as household cleanliness, utilities, hygiene, nutrition, and infant care.
    4. Taught and perform age-appropriate activities, such as lap play, reading, and arts and crafts to encourage the intellectual development of children.
    5. Regulated children's rest periods and nap schedules, avoiding contact, or play with unsafe objects.
    6. Helped prepare and serve nutritionally balanced meals and snacks for children.
    7. Instructed children in safe behavior, such as seeking adult assistance when crossing the street.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AA In Bible

Respite Worker II Resume

Headline : Experienced Assistant with excellent organizational and problem-solving skills. An effective candidate able to excel in both independent and collaborative work environments.

Skills : Administrative Support, Clerical, Customer Service.

Description :

    1. Provided companionship and respite care to a child with autism during a temporary absence of caregivers.
    2. Utilized opportunities to create experiences in academic, social, self- care, and recreation on a weekly basis.
    3. Supervised interaction and care for a child in all settings.
    4. Implemented, enforced, and relayed behavioral contingencies to caregivers and facilitators.
    5. Assisted with personal care and daily living tasks as necessary and taking the individual to activities in the community.
    6. Promoted and supported a child's growth and development facilitating a positive mentoring relationship.
    7. Transported children to and from activities including sports, museums, skating, and shopping.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Fine Arts

Lead Respite Worker Resume

Headline : Experienced and motivated worker with people of all ages with disabilities and great communication skills.

Skills : Stocker, Cash register, Customer service.

Description :

    1. Organized and engaged in recreational activities such as games and puzzles.
    2. Encouraged good behaviors using the positive reinforcement method.
    3. Dressed infants and toddlers and changed their diapers, Made nutritious breakfasts, lunches, dinners and snacks for the children.
    4. Communicated openly with children's parents about daily activities and behaviors.
    5. Encouraged children to be understanding and patient with others.
    6. Built constructive and open relationships with families with forthright yet friendly communication.
    7. Encouraged curiosity, exploration and problem-solving appropriate to children's development levels.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Associate Respite Worker Resume

Headline : Professional experience consists of many years in health care. Qualified in many areas of this department from Dental Assistant to Insurance Specialist.

Skills : Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel.

Description :

    1. Safe and sound judgment while cared for respite participants.
    2. Maintained a safe environment at all times and reports incidents.
    3. Assisted and cared for children and adults in exercising maximum independence in daily living skills.
    4. Provided necessary meals and assisted children in feeding, dressing, toileting, and bathing.
    5. Engaged and interact with a child in developmentally appropriate activities.
    6. Responded appropriately when seizures, injury, or accidents occur complete documentation.
    7. Provided respite care for one child with Autism. Special needs children's caregivers. 
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Data Processing

Associate Respite Worker Resume

Summary : A great asset to company because always ready to learn new things very open to change and also a very hard worker, take pride in everything.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Bilingual- Spanish.

Description :

    1. Assisted clients with daily living skills. Knowledge of lifting and repositioning clients.
    2. Transported clients to various places in the community including leisure activities, school, work, and appointments.
    3. Knowledge of physical therapy and occupation therapy.
    4. Various medical equipment such as a wheelchair, Hoyer lifts, vehicle lifts, standers, gait trainers/kid walks, suctioning machines.
    5. Able to adapt situations to the client's needs.
    6. Familiar with assisted with clients' personal needs such as toileting, bathing, medication administration.
    7. Recovered Krista ended her service but continues to be considered part of a family.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Diploma

respite worker Resume

Headline : Job coach with two years of experience in the vocational field. Strong passion for working with adults with disabilities, their families, teams, and caretakers. Previous experience working with children with disabilities.

Skills : Customer Service, Fast Learner.

Description :

    1. Provided care and assistance to mentally disabled people.
    2. Maintained professional contacts with families.
    3. Ensured requirements and provided emergency support to disabled consumers.
    4. Documented work reports on a timely basis.
    5. Conducted other responsibilities as required and suggested by supervisors.
    6. Maintained a prosperous relationship with mentally and physically disabled persons and families.
    7. Noticed a positive change in clients because of the interaction between them.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma