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Direct Care Workers provide assistance and support to patients who are not able to look after themselves. Common job duties of a Direct Care Worker include administering treatments, making beds, cooking meals, handling laundry, running errands, buying groceries, and noticing any change in health condition. A well-written example resume for this role should emphasize a caring and emphatic personality, the ability to lift weights, interpersonal and communications kills, and organization. Most candidates for a Direct Care Worker position mention a high school diploma or the equivalent in their resumes.

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Direct Care Worker

Looked after the cleanliness and healthfulness of the patients and their environment in the best possible manner.

  • Offered around the clock service to patients.
  • Planned, organized, and lead group activities.
  • Assisted the patients in outside traveling such as medical appointments.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Medical Assisting
2

Direct Care Worker

Provided aid to individuals with disabilities or chronic illnesses who needed assistance.

  • Assisted individuals with their daily living, provided safety, and comfort.
  • Provided assistance to people with basic tasks such as bathing, dressing, grooming and eating.
  • Helped with home management tasks such as preparing meals, grocery shopping, and cleaning.
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Applied Science
3

Direct Care Worker / Habilitation Specialist

Hired to serve individuals who have special needs with a strong commitment, respect, and passion to help them see their full potential. I had the opportunity to teach children/adults how to become more independent, driven by the persons Individual Support Plan (ISP). I defined strategies and goals as outlined in their plan by the Division of Developmental Disabilities (DDD). Reviewed key areas of growth to ensure well-rounded approach to goal performance.

  • Manage day to day activities to support habilitation needs.
  • Increased level of independence by providing daily undertakings that promote self-management.
  • Developed relationship to build trust and execute developmental and operational activities.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Philosophy
4

Direct Care Worker

Recorded information regarding progression or regression in client's behaviorisms.

  • Prepared meals.
  • Administer routine medications as directed.
  • Ensured good housekeeping for resident.
  • Inspected home for any safety issues and corrected as needed.
  • Establish rapport and sense of trust with residents.
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
Phlebotomy
5

Fiscal Assistant Manager / Direct Care Worker

Responsible for fiscal and household managemen t assisted with weekly time sheets and scheduling of staff members.

  • Ensured the assigned duties of staff are completed under my supervision
  • Dispensed and monitored medications.
  • Scheduled and escorted consumers on medical appointments.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
C
Direct Care Service
6

Direct Care Worker (dcw)

Assessed clients' needs and provided the appropriate level of supervision and guidance.

  • Verified clients' protected health information (PHI) and responded promptly to discrepancies.
  • Evaluated clients' progress toward established annual and quarterly goals.
  • Analyzed overall client performance and recommended the reassessment of specific plan goals.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Special Education Cognitive Impairment
7

Direct Care Worker

Provided excellent customer care

  • Performed or assisted with personal care, such as bathing, teeth brushing, shaving, and dressing
  • Assisted with feeding, oral and tube feedings
  • Constantly and consistently improved work performance
  • Communicate clearly and proficiently with staff members
  • Documented data displaying the residents goals and progression
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
8

Youth Direct Care Worker

Served as an advocate for residents regarding housing and school services

  • Assisted with treatment goal planning, IEP planning, job placement and core issues
  • Assisted residents in daily cottage life activities and classroom assignments
  • Served as a liaison between attorneys, social workers, and other personnel
  • Served as a mentor and tutor for residents in the classroom and housing unit
  • Wrote reports describing offenders' progress in the treatment program
  • Administered and assessed residents degree of drug dependency by collecting and analyzing urine samples
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
9

DD Direct Care Worker

Helped DD adults with everyday living skills that they could not utilize on their own.

  • Prepared meals three times a day
  • Distributed medication as directed
  • Integrated residents into their communities by organizing holidays and leisure activities
  • Developed Training Programs to address the needs of each individual.
  • Provided services to three young children, from ages 6 months- to 3 years old.
  • Provided transportation for children to and from school.
  • Prepared and distributed meals three times a day.
  • Effectively managed responsibilities without diluting the quality of work
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BA
Psychology
10

Direct Care Worker

Assisted patients with daily functions

  • Ensured safety and well-being of patients
  • Delivered in-home care to disable children and adults
  • Helped residents with bathing, dressing, feeding, lifting and transferring
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Nursing

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