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Caregiver resume sample

A solid resume can help you land a great job as a caregiver.

Caregiver resume sample

Is it time to take care of business and nurture your career growth? A comprehensive resume can assist you in finding top caregiver jobs, says resume expert Kim Isaacs. For writing tips, view this sample resume for a caregiver that Isaacs created below, or download the caregiver resume template in Word. And if you need more help, get a free resume evaluation today from the experts at Monster's partner TopResume.

Additionally, you can search for caregiver jobs on Monster.


Caregiver resume template

Diane Crawford
Sometown, CA 55555 | 555-555-5555 | | LinkedIn URL

Professional Caregiver
Senior Care … Assisted Living … Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia Care

Dedicated and compassionate provider of elder care, companionship and comfort for senior citizen residents of assisted living and memory care communities. Patient, personable and professional in responding to resident needs, with a gentle touch and caring attitude centered on treating all with dignity and respect.

Trained and experienced in caregiving essentials such as:

  • Memory Care:
  • Dementia Communication Strategies
  • Anxiety Reduction
  • Social Interaction
  • Cognitive Support
  • Psycho-Emotional Care:
  • Warm Companionship
  • Reading, Games & Activities
  • On-Site & Off-Site Events
  • Independent Living Facilitation
  • Physical Care:
  • Bathing & Personal Hygiene
  • Dressing Assistance
  • Meal & Feeding Support
  • Wheelchair Transfer

ABC COMPANY — Sometown, CA
Operator of assisted living and memory care communities throughout California
Caregiver, 1/13 to Present

Assist residents with daily living and provision of fun, safe and engaging activities to ensure that their days are happy and fulfilling. Provide dignified care to residents of both assisted living and memory care communities, including individuals living with all stages of Alzheimer’s disease.

  • Helped coordinate enjoyable activities for residents, including game nights, concerts, movies, card tournaments, exercise classes and makeover sessions. Assisted in procuring donated supplies, with repeated praise for creative ideas and resident-acclaimed programming.
  • Prepared and submitted resident progress notes. Ensured complete documentation in EMR system and immediately alerted RN and care provider teams of changes in condition.

DEF COMPANY — Sometown, CA
Award-winning assisted living facility specializing in memory care
Caregiver, 10/12 to 1/13  •  Caregiver Trainee, 7/12 to 10/12

Collaborated with peers and medical teams to support resident care plans, working under the guidance of an RN to deliver memory care, physical care and psycho-emotional care optimizing resident quality of life.

  • Completed 3-month program covering caregiving basics, including dementia communication strategies, social engagement and physical care (e.g., lifting, bathing and feeding support).
  • Demonstrated thorough knowledge of communication techniques, infection control, safety, body mechanics and age-related differences while providing compassionate care.

High School Diploma


Most Recent Caregiver Jobs


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Belmont Village Senior Living - Sabre Springs

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