An activity aide is a very interesting position especially for energetic and adventurous personalities. The duties of this position may vary slightly with the work settings, however the major duty of the position is to assist the activity director/ coordinator in implementing the planned activities. The job may be located at a child care home, home for the elderly or a recreational center. Irrespective of the setting, the job requires a lot of travel and interaction.

An ideal resume for an activity aide position communicates a genuine love for social activities. It must showcase your relevant work experience and any volunteer work in the relevant field.


Activity Aide Resume Sample


Veronica Marlin

veronica . marlin @ email . com
898 Supra Avenue, Fredrick, MD 893201
Cellular: (005) 333-6666 | Home: (006) 777-8888

● Kindness ● Respect ● Courtesy

Diligent, well qualified activity aide with 4+ years of hands on experience in providing intellectual, social, and spiritual activity assistance. Expertise includes activity planning and implementation, record keeping, developing motivation and social tasks assistance. CPR Certified.

✔ Program execution✔ Record-keeping✔ Documentation
✔ Time management✔ Scheduling✔ Work area maintenance

• Proficient in designing and implementing age specific social and fun activities for the clients
• Able to take instructions and follow the same in a team and independently efficiently
• Effective skills in document reading and interpreting
• Knowledge of community leisure resources
• Well versed in assisting events pertaining to art and crafts and music


Activity Aide
Life Ahead for elderly, Fredrick, MD | March 2012 – Present

• Enhanced residents’ daily life skills via assisting in recommended physical training
• Initiated a hype in social functioning of the clients via introduction and implementation of various social activities
• Voted the most popular activity aide by the residents twice in 2013

Activity Assistant
Adventure Inn recreational facility, Fredrick, MD | December 2010 – February 2012

• Assisted the clients in learning swimming and conducting water sports
• Trained interested clients in relaxing yoga exercises
• Received employee of the year award in 2011


Like Home Caregivers, Fredrick, MD | Summer, 2010

• Accompanied clients all day, made conversations and implored opportunities for them to socialize
• Assisted the elderly clients in daily life activities

• Valid Driver’s License
• Load lifting ability up till 100 lbs
• Expert in swimming
• Certified preliminary yoga trainer


Diploma in yoga instruction| International Sport’s Training center, Fredrick, MD | April 2010

AS in Leisure Studies | SEEK College, Fredrick, MD | September 2009