nursing aide resume usually includes your objective/summary, education, competencies, certifications, work experience, skills and licensure details. In order to make a standout resume, it is important for you to draw attention towards various important skills relevant to the position of a nursing aide.

Following are some example skills of a nursing aide which might be used in a resume. Select 5 to 6 from the following phrases to make an effective skills section of your resume.


Nursing Aide Skills for Resume 

• Highly skilled in bathing, dressing, grooming and moving patients

• Well-versed in observing patient’s condition, measuring and recording food and drink intake

• Accurately takes and records vital signs, temperatures, pulses, and respiration

• Able to bathe, groom, shave and dress patients prepare them for surgery, treatment or examination

• Hands-on experience in cooking nutritious meals and feeding patients

• Proven record of answering patient call signals efficiently

• Competent at supplying and emptying bed pans, changing dressings and supervising clients physical routines

• Demonstrated ability to help patients with walking, exercising, and moving in and out of bed

• Adept at changing linens and maintaining a sanitized nursing unit

• Verifiable track record of assisting licensed nursing staff in providing direct patient care

• Eager to exceed patients and family expectations through quality care

• A driven individual who immediately reports any changes in the patient’s condition to the RN

• Proficient in recording information on flow sheets in a descriptive and manner

• Proven record of answering resident call signals promptly

• Recognized for checking residents routinely and handle their personal care needs