Support workers work in a variety of capacities like healthcare and employment and their main job is to assist people with care plans, social integration and community assimilation as well. They assist groups in order to establish support networks by teaching and acting as role models. In a clinical setting, a support worker may be expected to monitor patients’ behavior and provide feedback to healthcare professionals.

Support Worker Job Description

Support Workers and Caregivers perform some or all of the following duties:

  • Administer bedside and private care to clients for example aid in ambulation, bathing, personal cleanliness, and dressing and undressing
  • Perform schedule housekeeping duties for example laundry, washing dishes and making beds.
  • Care for individuals and families for the duration of periods of incapacitation, convalescence or relations disruption
  • Plan and arrange meals and special diets, and feed or assist in feeding clients
  • Demonstrate infant care to new parents

This job requires more tact than education although some training is important. People who have a high school diploma and some experience working in community services may apply for this position.The following resume template is useful for a support worker resume in addition to a caregiver resume.


Support Worker Resume Template 1



78 Park Avenue ♦ Fredrick, MD 79202 ♦ Cell: (999) 999-0219 ♦ Email:

Seeking a Support Worker position at Riverside Community Care utilizing knowledge of clients’ behavior and providing an appropriate support system in order to assist them with living a vigorous life.

• Five years of dedicated experience working as a Support Worker
• Hands one experience of managing day to day activities of the facility as far as support work is concerned
• In depth knowledge of maintaining caseloads by providing personal and practical care services
• Conversant with promoting mental and physical activity by providing benefit of accumulated expertise

• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Ability to get along with a multitude of ethnicities
• Self motivated and highly organized
• Flexible and caring
• Exceptional ability to work on a rotating shift


Fredrick Health Services, Fredrick, MD                                 Dec 2010 – Present
Support Worker
• Devise physical and mental support plans in accordance to individual clients
• Assist clients with daily tasks like getting up in the morning, toileting and bathing
• Assist in promotion of mental and physical activities through activities and speech
• Change beds and manage laundry
• Set up tables and provide meals
• Assist in administering medication

Fredrick Health Services, Fredrick, MD                                 Feb 2008 – Dec 2010
Volunteer Worker
• Assisted a team of support workers with client services such as bathing and grooming
• Made beds, changed bed sheets and tidied rooms
• Provided clients with emotional and physical support
• Helped in mobilizing clients as and when instructed
• Administered medication

St. Louis Community School – Fredrick, MD
High School Diploma – 2007

Resume Template for Support Worker / Caregiver

CV Template of Support Worker Caregiver