Erica M.

$17.00 / hr

I'm an easygoing person who is not easily stressed and have been told I have a great sense of humor. I pay great attention to detail, have a precise memory, and always strive to improve in whatever I'm doing. When caring for my clients, these attributes allowed me to provide them with high quality care. When I previously worked as a supervisor in a group home, the quality of care for my clients drastically increased as a result along with staff retention. It was incredibly rewarding to see my clients' improvement over time, whether that meant greater comfort or more independence, I was most encouraged to work hard for them for the sake of the improvement in their wellbeing. ... more

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Shift Supervisor

Opportunity Resources, Inc

Jan 2016 - Oct 2017

• Supervised and trained staff in group home for adults with disabilities; ensured health and safety of both individuals and staff; assisted in creating goals for individuals in support of furthering their independence, happiness, health, and well-being • Supported and monitored all health, medical, physical and mental/emotional needs of individuals; de-escalation and behavioral plans, escort to medical appointments, and contact wi th guardians, family, case managers, and care providers, as needed • Provided assistance with transfers, bathing, dressing, eating, toileting, hygiene, tube feedings, catheter management, bed and wheelchair positioning, ROM exercises, house cleaning, meal prep, transport, ordered and dispensed medications, and more • Managed finances of client and household petty cash; was responsible for all grocery, household, and client purchases; documented and reported all daily activities and incidents regarding health and safety ... more

Education

2009 - Present Chicago IL

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Deerfield High School

2005 - Present

2011 - 2014 Chicago IL