Sample Resume for a Nursing Assistant
14 E. Fourth St.
Brooklyn, NY 22222
Dedicated, service-focusedprofessional seeking to transition into healthcare as
Highlymotivated to launch nursing career; future goals include education
leading to NAcertificationand, ultimately, an RN license.
Reliable worker with the ability to learnnew concepts and skills quickly.
Backedbya solid work history, reputation as a teamplayerand passion for
Background includesexperience caring for terminally ill cancer patient.
Current on all immunizations (including tuberculosis and hepatitis B).
8/2004– Present, The Olive Garden,Brooklyn, New York
Received “exemplary” and “exceeds expectations” ratings onall performance
reviews. Cited forexcellence in interpersonal communications, teamwork,
customer service, flexibility and reliability.
Demonstratedability to interact with customers from diverse cultures and
Transformed “difficult”customersinto loyal, repeat guestsbyleveraging strengths
in premium service delivery and ability to find win-win resolutions.
Commendedfor multitasking abilities; frequently assigned the largest sectionof
restaurant during peakdining hours.
Recognized for superior performance and dedicated service commitment
through four-time awards as “Employee of the Month.”
Primary Care Provider
6/2002– 3/2003, Brooklyn, New York
Sharedjointresponsibility (along with mother)for the care ofterminally ill
grandparent sufferingfrom cancer.
Learned the basics of assessing patient vital signs under thetutelage of home
Assisted home nurse and hospice staff with all aspects of daily care,including
bathing, feeding and dressing.
Helped toensure grandparent’s last yearwas as comfortable, dignified and
Big Brothers, Big Sisters ofBrooklyn and Queens
5/2004, Brooklyn High School, Brooklyn, NY
Customer ServiceExpertCurrentlyused/5 years
MS OutlookIntermediateCurrentlyused/3 years
MS WordIntermediateCurrentlyused/3 years
MS ExcelBeginner3 years ago/1 year
Activities of Daily Living
Beginner+6 years ago/1 year
Quality PatientCare Beginner+6 years ago/1 year
Available for all shifts, extended hoursand weekend assignments.