Personal Care Assistant Job Requirements

• High School graduate or GED certificate

• 1-2 years of experience in any acute care setting as nursing assistant or Caregiver

• Good command over basic computer applications

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills

• Conscientious, patient and achievement-driven

Based on the above requirements for the position of Personal Care Assistant, following is a targetable resume for Personal Care Assistant job.


Personal Care Assistant Resume Template



638 Green Egg Bay, Apt. 201
Allegheny County, PA 47375

  Cellular: 747-677-3333
Keith85 @ email . com

Personal Care Assistant

• More than 9 months of professional caregiver experience
• Successful completion of state approved Personal Care Assistant course work
• Comprehensive knowledge of patient rights, aseptic/sterile technique and infection control practices
• Strong customer service skills coupled with familiarity with medical terminology
• Extremely capable of organizing work and completing tasks in an unimaginable short span of time

• Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
• Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)


Keystone Human Services, Arlington Heights, IL                      Apr 2012 – May 2013

Personal Care Assistant
• Assisted individuals to and from dining room and activities
• Performed First Aid and initiated emergency response procedures
• Greeted residents, visitors, members of the family and staff courteously
• Followed and supported community fire safety and infection control practices
• Reported any unsafe conditions or equipment to immediate supervisor
• Served meals in the dining room, and assisted patients at meal time
• Helped residents with tours, move-ins and move-outs
• Performed housekeeping services and laundry
• Attended and participated in training, in-services, and staff meetings

Community Home Care, Englewood, CO                                     May 2008 – Apr2013

Resident Assistant
• Assisted resident with bathing and daily dental/mouth care
• Helped residents with hair combing, brushing, shampooing, and styling
• Kept residents clean, dry, and odor free
• Helped out residents with bowel and bladder functions
• Made beds and changed bed linens when soiled
• Maintained records and flow sheets accurately and timely
• Observed and reported the presence of skin breakdown or redness to the nurse in charge
• Prepared residents for meals and accompanied residents with travel if necessary


School of Health Professions, Personal Care Assistant Diploma, Joplin, MO – 2007

High School Diploma, Head Start Senior High, Fargo, ND, GPA 3.09 – 2006

• Capable of lifting, transporting and carrying 10-50 lbs
• Flexible, willing to accept changes to routine or to pick up new tasks or challenges
• Dedicated, result-oriented with the ability of working cooperatively and enthusiastically as a member of a team
• Remarkable and appreciative ability of demonstrating empathy and kindness toward residents, patients as well as co-workers