Support Worker Resume Samples

While the job description varies based on the area of work, in common, a Support Worker will work in community or in a health and social care setting and help people with tasks such as eating, drinking, personal care and mobility. The Support Worker Resume mentions the following duties and tasks – providing emotional support to individuals and families; providing practical support, supporting and mentoring in their healthcare needs, administering medications, supporting in learning new skills; teaching life skills such as paying bills and budgeting and proving general emotional support.

The most sought-after skills for the post include the following – people skills, the ability to deal with a variety of people, interacting skills, knowledge of different life grooming activities; patience, basic first aid, and medical skills; and a passion to help others. Those who want to take this career should have a degree in social work.

 

Support Worker Resume example

Support Worker Resume

Summary : A highly motivated, safety oriented, trustworthy, dependable, honest individual seeking permanent placement in a company that will allow advancement and recognize certificates.

Skills : Typing, MS-Office.

Description :

    1. Selected for permanent employment with the company from an internship program.
    2. Responsible for the safety and developmental needs of groups of four to eight individuals with developmental and psychological disabilities.
    3. Implemented individualized plans for participants ensuring high-quality care and that each participant gets their own personal needs.
    4. Prepared day program administrative tasks and reporting duties including managing petty cash, van detailing and writing and reviewing.
    5. Served as a qualified transport driver for high-risk behavior and wheelchair clients.
    6. Facilitated client handover meetings by detailing individual progress, incidents and the overall mood of a participant, to build a positive report.
    7. Led group activities including life skills training such as shopping, cooking and cleaning, outdoor recreation and sensory stimulation.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Criminology


Support Worker/Co-ordinator Resume

Summary : Directed, guided and motivated a group of individuals with diverse disadvantaging backgrounds and experiences. Provided day-to-day supervision for a volunteer base of up to participants.

Skills : Case Management, MS-Office.

Description :

    1. Encouraged and supported individuals, families, and groups to address issues that affect their health and social well-being.
    2. Developed and maintained the health promotion material within the Surgery, including displays for the waiting room.
    3. Promoted effective communication and relationships within the team.
    4. Worked collaboratively as a team member to achieve the objectives of the Personal Medical Services contract and aspirations of the team.
    5. Contributed to a satisfactory system of call and recall of patients. Referred to the primary healthcare team, as appropriate.
    6. Mentored a client autistic young adult with learning difficulties Improve communication skills as well as -teaching appropriate behavior skills.
    7. Improved client self-control, impulses, and express wants.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Support Worker/Representative Resume

Summary : Proactive and self-motivated individual. Skills and proficiency in Microsoft Office. good at Profiling new and existing customers Flexible with respect to scheduling and hours of work.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Assisted people to undertake a range of social, recreational, and developmental activities as mature adults in the local community.
    2. Built and maintained close working relationships with family, friends and relevant agencies, dealing with all information on a confidential basis.
    3. Assisted individuals with the day-to-day domestic management of their home and related budgeting, to include personal budgeting.
    4. Contributed to the preparation and implementation of Person Centred Planning, identifying agreed objectives.
    5. Advised, guided and supported clients, where appropriate, in the completion of household activities within the housing network.
    6. Demonstrated a commitment to continuing personal development.
    7. Built relationships with Team members and managers within the network using organizational, leadership and motivational skills.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Support Worker II Resume

Headline : Providing emotional support to individuals and their families. Providing practical support for individuals and their families, such as helping with household tasks, personal care.

Skills : Microsoft office, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Routed and screened call to the appropriate staff person using a multi-line phone system: transfers calls and takes messages.
    2. Greeted visitors to the Corporate Office and directs them in an appropriate manner.
    3. Provided administrative support to Corporate Office staff, Insurance Counseling Assistance Program (VICAP) Local Program Coordinator.
    4. Maintained accurate paper and electronic records.
    5. Filed meal count, fire drill, and van maintenance reports for Director of Senior Services.
    6. Entered Data from VICAP Counselors from their appointments and calls into a web-based database called Ship Talk.
    7. Scanned and posted VICAP intake documents to the appropriate intranet database.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Human Services

Support Worker/Executive Resume

Headline : Enjoy helping people, whether on the phone or in person, to provide them with excellent customer service. Two important aspects that will follow is to be a team player and assist customers with their requests.

Skills : Adult & Infant CPR, First Aid/AED Certified.

Description :

    1. Regularly checked on each service user throughout the night as appropriate.
    2. Dealt with any incidents effectively, to best meet the needs of each service user and accurately record all incidents.
    3. Assisted in maintaining a good standard of hygiene and tidiness within the home by completing domestic tasks when required.
    4. Checked and recorded all equipment including emergency and fire equipment as required.
    5. Ensured accurate recording and reporting of all that may occur involving service users and of staff and to record relevant information.
    6. Ensured that the agreed psychology guideline for each service user is followed in conjunction with the management team.
    7. Created, and delivered, appropriate leisure opportunities for service users.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Support Worker/Analyst Resume

Headline : Seeking a CNA/GNA with an experience in Certified Medication Technician position to utilize knowledge of clients' behavior and providing an appropriate support system in order to assist them with living a vigorous life.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Medisoft.

Description :

    1. Lifted and handled Accomplishments currently still working with this company.
    2. Continued to provide professionalism at all times and care and support clients to a high standard and ability.
    3. Punctual hardworking and honest Skills Used All care and support skills as indicated.
    4. Assisted therapeutic foster children and families in learning to structure client's activities by developing a schedule; 
    5. Planned and monitored the client's progress with activities in this plan.
    6. Furnished respite for therapeutic foster families by providing one-on-one time with a child.
    7. Transported clients to and from medical, mental health, and other appointments as necessary.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Support Worker/Technician Resume

Headline : A self motivated individual who has a strong work ethic. An enthusiastic individual when working alone or as part of a team, driven by determination. Possessing excellent interpersonal skills with the ability.

Skills : Computer Literacy and Competency, Support Work.

Description :

    1. Modeled and ensured the appropriate use of verbal de-escalation techniques and restraint procedures.
    2. Ensured proper documentation of events and timely communication with other interdisciplinary team members around incidents.
    3. Established and maintained good working relationships with Leake & Watts staff and residents.
    4. Trained and experienced in first aid and Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports methods.
    5. Coached youth to play basketball and baseball, training skills, and organizing games.
    6. Worked with Social Work cases in being the support worker for the family.
    7. Helped new foster kids adapt and transition into a new foster home with new foster parents.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Criminal Justice

Lead Support Worker Resume

Headline : Possessing excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate at all levels delivering first class service at all times. Willing to further in any job role and participate in additional training.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Provided personal and practical care services for people with a wide range of illnesses and disabilities.
    2. Assisted service users with personal care, dressing, undressing, toileting, and general day to day activities.
    3. Helped service users with mobility and help in the use of care aids and personal equipment.
    4. Served meals and assist service users who need help at mealtimes when eating. Help care for service users who are in need.
    5. Recorded daily notes on Fluid Balance sheets and in Care Plans. Achievements Reason for Leaving.
    6. Organizational, social, and emotional support for clients living independently in the community.
    7. Managed petty cash, cleaned the facility, and cooked meals.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Criminal Justice

Support Worker I Resume

Objective : A Support Worker, as a Home Health Aide and as a SCL Counselor in industries including Social Services and Health Services. Most recently, working as a Support Worker at Choices Counseling.

Skills : Support worker in mental health, MS-Office.

Description :

    1. Supported homeless veterans in the community to achieve greater self-sufficiency.
    2. Supported Worker Oversaw the safety and security of the building and residents for both Miller Community House and Freedom House.
    3. Performed clerical responsibilities such as thank you letters and client file documentation.
    4. Maintained a security check schedule/log. Including the ability to secure and maintain permanent housing.
    5. Received and stocked donations and shelter supplies.
    6. Reported safety and security issues to on-call staff and / or Program Manager.
    7. Notified emergency personnel of situations requiring immediate attention.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associates

Associate Support Worker Resume

Headline : Willing to work dynamic, challenging and growth oriented company that allows to utilize knowledge and experience to contribute for the growth of the organization.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Administration, Management.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the care and well-being of individuals with learning disabilities.
    2. Organized their daily routines and supported them physically and mentally.
    3. Defused potentially challenging behaviors using the psychological intervention.
    4. Organized activities for group outings and supported them to carry these out.
    5. Supported by their finances and supported them with claims of benefits.
    6. Trained new members of the company and managed a team of staff.
    7. Supported service users in personal care, medication, conveying their feelings to others, learning new skills, and carrying out daily tasks.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Arts

Support Worker Resume

Objective : To successfully obtain a position in a Professional place. Providing practical support for individuals and their families, such as helping with household tasks, personal care and paperwork.

Skills : Diploma In Travel And Tourism, MS-Office.

Description :

    1. Provided support to adults with mental health needs.
    2. Assisted patients with domestic chores and encouraging community participation.
    3. Supported patients with personal care needs.
    4. Worked well as a team with colleagues and dealt with difficult situations well.
    5. Communicated well with colleagues and patients.
    6. Trained in first aid, Apac, and manual handling. Skills such as listening, supporting, and dealing with challenging behaviors.
    7. Listened skills learned to communicate with different individuals who are hard at hearing.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
National Diploma