Menia B.

$15.50 / hr

Hi my name is Menia I am a licensed CNA, EKG Tech, CPR Certified, and Licensed Phlebotomist. I have been a teachers assistant for over 15 years for a Cooperative program that caters to a community of children and adults that has a wide variety of disabilities cognitive, and physical. I have been a care taker for a 32 year person with autism for 13 years, and a single mom of 3 . I am a very self motivated, loving, compassionate, fun individual that loves caring for others. I have chosen being a health care professional because caring for others is a big passion of mine. Seeking a position that will all ow me to use my known skills and knowledge to the fullest, while eagerly learning more, and pursuing my goal to serve people. ... more

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Respite Provider

Illinois Department of Human Services

Nov 2001 - Jun 2016

Provide weekend respite to client’s parents, legal guardians, or immediate care givers. Respite may include preparing meals, assisting in feeding, toileting, companionship, and or transporting clients to and from recreational activities depending upon the client’s needs.

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Personal Assistant

Illinois Department of Rehabilitation

Jun 2004 - Jun 2016

Provide companionship to clients. Assist with preparing meals for client. Provide assistance with feeding, taking of medications, bathing, toileting, and dressing. Escort client to and from recreational outings, doctors’ visits, and grocery store visits.

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Instructional Para

ECHO Joint Agreement

Nov 2005 - Jun 2001

Provides instructional assistance as directed by the supervising educator to provide appropriate practice and reinforcement of materials. Performs clerical and classroom management task as assigned, assist in escorting students to and from bus. Shares observations with the educator regarding behaviors and progress of assigned student. Implements instructional and behavioral management treatment plans for student, as prescribed by m ulti-disciplinary team. Attends staff conferences, and development activities as needed. Work with student’s one on one whose cognitive abilities, learning styles and abilities widely varied. Students were labeled with moderate to profound retardation or autism. Assist in toileting, feeding, transferring students from wheel chairs to standers using Hoyer Lifts or body mechanic lifting techniques. Works with students on functional, academic skills, life skills, and managed many challenging behaviors. ... more

Certifications / Licenses
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Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT)

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Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

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Prestige Nurse Aide Training Academy

CNA, Phlebotomy, and EKG

2014 - 2015