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Nursing assistant resume sample

Even with little experience, you can parlay related skills into a powerful resume.

Nursing assistant resume sample

Even with little experience, you can parlay related skills into a powerful resume, says resume expert Kim Isaacs. View the sample resume she created below and download the entry-level nursing assistant resume template in Word. And if you need more help, get a free resume evaluation today from the experts at Monster's partner TopResume.


Entry-Level Nursing Assistant Resume Sample

Brooklyn, NY 22222
(718) 555-5555 | LinkedIn URL

Entry-Level Nursing Assistant

Quality Patient Care • Activities of Daily Living (ADL) • Relationship-Building

  • Dedicated, service-focused professional seeking to transition into healthcare as a nursing assistant.
  • Highly motivated to launch nursing career; plan to attend Manhattan Institute’s CNA Training in the fall and ultimately pursue RN studies.
  • Backed by a solid work history, reputation as a team player and passion for helping others.
  • Background includes experience caring for terminally ill cancer patient.

Professional Experience

ABC Restaurant, Brooklyn, NY

  • Received "exemplary" and "exceeds expectations" ratings on all performance reviews. Cited for excellence in interpersonal communications, teamwork, customer service, flexibility and reliability.
  • Demonstrated ability to interact with customers from diverse cultures and backgrounds.
  • Transformed "difficult" customers into loyal, repeat guests by leveraging strengths in premium service delivery and ability to find win-win resolutions.
  • Commended for multitasking abilities; frequently assigned the largest section of restaurant during peak dining hours.
  • Recognized for superior performance and dedicated service commitment through four-time awards as "Employee of the Month."

Primary Care Provider, 6/2014 to 7/2015

  • Shared joint responsibility (along with mother) for the care of terminally ill grandparent suffering from cancer.
  • Learned the basics of assessing patient vital signs under the tutelage of home healthcare nurse.
  • Assisted home nurse and hospice staff with all aspects of daily care, including bathing, feeding and dressing.
  • Helped to ensure grandparent's last year was as comfortable, dignified and enriching as possible.


  • Humane Society, Volunteer
  • Big Brothers, Big Sisters of Brooklyn and Queens


DEF High School, Brooklyn, NY - - Graduated with honors

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