The best resumes for live-in companion position are generally a result of numerous drafts. In order to make an effective cover letter, you should write a complete outline of all the experiences, qualifications and relevant information you might want to take in. Subsequently, use this standard outline as a reference and experiment with a mixture of formats and styles. Then select the most relevant skills and attributes from the outline and arrange them logically.

Look at the following sample which will give you a clear idea how to write a live-in companion resume.


Live In Companion Resume Sample


Brenda Smith

58 Example Street, Katy, TX 54224
Contact #, Email Address


Bringing skills, abilities and experience in the caregiving field to ensure the clients’ satisfaction.

• Over 3 years’ experience in personal care capacities
• Highly skilled in preparing dietary meals for the clients and encouraging them to eat
• Proven ability to provide emotional support to clients
• Competent at performing errands/grocery shopping
• Hands-on experience in supervising and assisting clients with bathing and dressing and assisting with ambulation
• Able to handle unexpected changes in the client’s condition
• Demonstrated ability to remind the client to take their medication
• Special talent for performing homemaker functions such as changing linens and making beds


Care Partner / Companion
COMFORT KEEPERS – Katy, TX | Jan 2014 – Dec 2015
• Provided round-the-clock companionship to clients in their homes
• Planned outdoor activities accompanied clients to keep them engaged
• Escorted seniors and people with chronic illness to doctors’ appointments
• Provided counseling to clients and families
• Ran errands, and performed grocery shopping and sundries
• Assisted clients to take their medications
• Prepared meals and snacks and performed light housekeeping work

Live-in Companion
PRINCETON HOMECARE – Princeton, NJ | May 2012 – Jan 2014
• Assisted clients with bath, care of mouth, skin and hair
• Helped with ambulation
• Helped with approved exercises as established by professional Registered Nurse or Physical Therapist
• Assisted in activities of daily living
• Reported to the Nursing Supervisor changes in patient’s condition or family circumstances

High School Diploma, CITY PUBLIC SCHOOL, Princeton, NJ – 2009