Peer Support Resume

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Career Objective:

A peer support worker position in a reputed and large rehabilitation center where my compassion towards mentally ill can help them get support in the recovery process.

Personal Strengths:

  • A highly organized and supportive individual gifted with an ability to work with all types of people
  • Ability to devise new strategies and techniques to assist the people seeking peer support
  • Confident and positive worker with an ability to deliver excellent results
  • Ability to mingle with people from varied social backgrounds and history
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite, internet and other applications used for research and maintenance of official records

Employment History:

Peer Support Worker at Rehabilitation Center of Seattle, Seattle

Working since June 2012 – Present


Primary work responsibilities:

  • Counsel clients and devise support programs for individuals and group of people facing similar problems
  • Analyze the progress in a person’s physical and mental condition during counseling sessions and assist the therapist during sessions
  • Prepare records of individual and group activities and monitor the participation and enthusiasm of individual clients during group activities
  • Organize screening of motivational films and documentaries that encourage the patients
  • Prepare records of individual clients and discuss the overall improvement with the therapist and family members

Peer Support Worker at Good Deed Foundation, Seattle

Worked from November 2010 – May 2012


Primary work responsibilities:

  • Developed and implemented rehabilitation for patients with a history of substance abuse
  • Interacted with each client individually and with the group as a whole
  • Organized street plays to increase awareness against use of drugs with the patients in the rehabilitation center as characters in the play
  • Ensured that each patient gets equal attention and is provided round the clock assistance to ensure speedy recovery

Career Achievements

  • Awarded with “Social Angel” award twice for my contribution as a peer support worker
  • Awarded with “Social Civilian” award for active participation in street plays and stage plays aimed at spreading awareness against alcohol and substance abuse

Details of Academic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Office Administration

    Claire School of Business Practices
    2010

  • High School Diploma

    Wellington Community School
    2008

References:


Available on request.

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