Overview

Writing accurate phrases and information in a Personal Care Worker resume can be a bit tricky.

This is owing to the fact that one needs to put in just enough information so one has something to say at the interview too. However, it is difficult to understand what that information is.

Here is a sample resume along with this Personal Care Worker Cover Letter that may help you get started in your job application process.

 

 

Personal Care Worker Resume Sample

 

Alyssa Jacob

22 E 33rd Street, Baltimore, MD 54100
(000) 209-9073 | a.jacob @ email . com


Eager to obtain a Personal Care Worker position with Old People’s Home where a strong dedication to serve people will be appreciated and utilized for developmental needs of the residents.

Highlights
• Nearly a decade of experience providing healthcare and personal care to elderly people
• Reliable, mature and compassionate
• Proficient in assisting residents with daily living activities and medication compliance
• Highly experienced in promoting healthy socialization and interaction between residents
• Effectively ensures that all basic services like meals, laundry and housekeeping are in check
• Sound proficiency in identifying behaviors in order to assist them functioning in a better manner within the facility
• First Aid and CPR Certified – 2011
• Possess valid driver’s license and reliable transportation

Accomplishments
• Successfully managed the Sanitarium’s bookkeeping and records system
• Employee of the month award – May 2012

PERSONAL CARE EXPERIENCE

The Sanitarium – Baltimore, MD
Personal Care Worker | 2013 – Present

• Provide personal and medical care to residents
• Document resident behavior in terms of mental status, sleeping and eating patterns in medical record books
• Monitor and assist residents through individual service plans modulated by the facility
• Assist with individual, family and group counseling
• Encourage and help residents in order to increase social contact

Care Advantage Inc – Charlottesville, VA
Personal Care Aide | 2006 – 2013

• Assisted clients with all kinds of personal care functions
• Prepared light meals and snacks for clients
• Managed mealtimes and monitored eating habits
• Transported residents to and from appointments
• Performed light housekeeping and laundry tasks
• Ran errands
• Prepared and maintained personal care records

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND
G.E.D | City School, Charlottesville, VA – 2000

ADDITIONAL SKILLS
• Highly skilled in providing first aid and CPR in emergency situations
• Able to work with people of diverse social backgrounds
• Good verbal and written communication skills