Anne S.

$16.00 / hr

When I first became a caregiver, I knew it was the job for me- it was love for the job at first experience. Years later, what keeps me coming back is that this is what I excel in. I am a great caregiver because I am empathetic but I'm also strong. I know how to hold space for people, which is allowing them to have their feelings and be validated in a way that often helps diffuse and solve potentially problematic situations. I could work in many fields, and I have, but as a caregiver, I know how to make a real difference. I know how to listen, I know how to help, I know how to handle emergencies. Person ally, I am most proud of being a quick learner-it's helped me in the most meaningful ways. ... more

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Caregiver, Shift Lead, and QMAP

Sunrise Senior Living

Aug 2016 - Aug 2018

Assisted living care giver- Assisting with all activities of daily living (ADL's) I have Experience with many varieties of impairment, including cancer, stroke, dementia/ Alzheimer's, mood disorders, traumatic injury, and physical impairment. I am trained in validation techniques, medication administration, and CPR. I happily use my empathetic and problem-solving skills to help those I work with. I enjoy making a difference in peop le's lives, helping them get through each hard day and making their good days even better. Duties also included light housekeeping such as laundry and dishes and dining. ... more

Certifications / Licenses
certification

Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

Education

Sociology/ Occupational Therapy

2018 - 2022 San Antonio TX

Nursing

2013 - 2017 Westminster CO