Looking Upwards - Direct Support Staff for Developmentally Disabled people Resume Example

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Layla Ross
X XXXXXXX XXX, Newport, RI 02840
Professional Summary
  • Service-oriented Direct Support Staff for Developmentally Disabled People with 15 year background in home and community support. Core competencies include customer and personal service, judgment and decision making, management of personal resources as well as excellent communication and time management skills. Provides quality care and education to people supported.
  • Accomplished and energetic Water Aerobics Instructor with a solid history of achievement in  the aquatic field for 28 yearsAreas of expertise include customer and personal service, class design and development, education and training, social perceptiveness and a strong background in community heath and safety.
  • Customer and Personal Service
  • Active Listening
  • Instructing
  • Learning Strategies
  • Monitoring
  • Education and Training
  • Social Perceptiveness
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Troubleshooting
  • Critical Thinking
Direct Support Staff for Developmentally Disabled people Oct 1999Present Looking Upwards middletown, RI
  • Providing and teaching daily living skills to people with special needs.
  • Providing direct personal care, including administering medications in a home setting.
  • Working as the medication assistant reporting directly to the nurse and program directors in order to ensure the best possible outcome for health and safety.
  • Filing and organizing all the necessary paperwork required per state regulations. 
Water Aerobics Instructor Jun 1998Present Newport Athletic Club Middletown , RI
  • Plan routines, choose appropriate music, and choose different movements for each set of muscles, depending on participants' capabilities and limitations.
  • Observe participants and inform them of corrective measures necessary for skill improvement.
  • Instruct participants in maintaining exertion levels to maximize benefits from exercise routines.
  • Offer alternatives during classes to accommodate different levels of fitness.
  • Evaluate individuals' abilities, needs, and physical conditions, and develop suitable training programs to meet any special requirements.
  • Teach proper breathing techniques used during physical exertion.
  • Monitor participants' progress and adapt programs as needed.
Associate of Science : Landscape Design May 1981 Temple University Ambler Campus Ambler, PA
High School Diploma : General Jun 1978 Maple Point High School Langhorne, PA
Horticulture/Floriculture Degree Jun 1978 Bucks County Technical School Fairless Hills, PA

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Direct Support Staff for Developmentally Disabled people FROM Newport , Rhode Island RESUME

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School Attended
Temple University Ambler Campus