Personal Care Assistant Resume Template

Updated September 14, 2018

Personal Care Assistant Job Requirements

• High School graduate or GED certificate

• 1-2 years of experience in an acute care setting as nursing assistant or Caregiver

• Good command over basic computer applications

• Strong interpersonal and communication skills

• Conscientious, patient and achievement-driven

Based on the above requirements for the position of Personal Care Assistant, following is a targeted resume for a Personal Care Assistant job.


Personal Care Assistant Resume Template



638 Green Egg Bay, Apt. 201
Allegheny County, PA 47375

 Cellular: 747-677-3333
Keith85 @ email . com

Personal Care Assistant

• 10+ years’ hands-on caregiving experience
• Successful completion of a state-approved Personal Care Assistant coursework
• Comprehensive knowledge of patient rights, aseptic/sterile technique and infection control practices
• Strong customer service skills coupled with familiarity with medical terminology
• Extremely capable of organizing work and completing tasks in an unimaginably short span of time

• Current Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
• Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR)


Keystone Human Services, Arlington Heights, IL             2013-present
Personal Care Assistant
• Assist individuals to and from the dining room and activities
• Perform First Aid and initiated emergency response procedures
• Greet residents, visitors, members of the family and staff courteously
• Follow and support community fire safety and infection control practices
• Report any unsafe conditions or equipment to the immediate supervisor
• Serve meals in the dining room, and assist patients at mealtime
• Help residents with tours, move-ins, and move-outs
• Perform housekeeping services and laundry
• Attend and participate in training, in-services, and staff meetings

Community Home Care, Englewood, CO       2008-2013
Resident Assistant
• Assisted residents with bathing and daily dental/mouth care
• Helped residents with hair combing, brushing, shampooing, and styling
• Kept residents clean, dry, and odor free
• Helped out residents with bowel and bladder functions
• Made beds and changed bed linens when soiled
• Maintained records and flow sheets accurately and timely
• Observed and reported the presence of skin breakdown or redness to the nurse in charge
• Prepared residents for meals and accompanied residents with travel

School of Health Professions, Joplin, MO – 2007
Personal Care Assistant Diploma

High School Diploma
Head Start Senior High, Fargo, ND

• Capable of lifting, transporting and carrying 10-50 lbs
• Flexible, willing to accept changes to routine or to pick up new tasks or challenges
• Dedicated, result-oriented with the ability to work cooperatively and enthusiastically as a member of a team
• Remarkable and appreciative ability of demonstrating empathy and kindness toward residents, patients as well as co-workers