Sample Respite Worker Resume

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Gabriel Faulkner
344 Eagle Drive
Detroit, MI 48226

Job Objective Seeking the chance to utilize my skills as an experienced Respite Worker while helping company meet or exceed long-term goals.

Highlights of Qualifications:

  • Huge experience with individuals with a developmental disability
  • Familiarity with child development, developmental disabilities and special needs
  • Extensive knowledge of household management and personal care activities
  • Deep knowledge of recordkeeping principles and practices
  • Ability to provide personal care to clients in their homes
  • Ability to manage client behavior and responding promptly to emergency situations
  • Exceptional ability to successfully interact with people living with mental illness and their careers
  • Excellent ability to resource and access relevant community and health services

Professional Experience:

Respite Worker
The ARC of Essex County, Detroit, MI
February 2005 – Present

  • Provided care and assistance to mentally disable people.
  • Maintained professional contacts with families.
  • Completed trainings and participated in compulsory respite meetings.
  • Ensured requirements and provided emergency support to disabled consumer.
  • Documented work reports on a timely basis.
  • Conducted other responsibilities as required and suggested by supervisors.

Respite Worker
Changing Tides Family Services, Detroit, MI
August 2000 – January 2005

  • Provided infants, children and adults with nourishment care.
  • Assisted customer with individual hygiene activities, picking cloths and making appropriate choices.
  • Took part in recreational activities.
  • Stayed alert to changing activities as required.
  • Assured safety of the client and provided client’s needs timely.


High School Diploma
Eminence Jr/Sr High School, Eminence, IN

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