Foster Care Worker Resume Example

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Amelia Queiroz

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Profile

Empathetic and dedicated Foster Care Worker with a comprehensive background in providing professional social work services, completing background checks, and managing confidential documents and files. Offers a Sociology degree from a well-known university and deep passion for helping others. Great communicator with excellent problem-solving skills and important ability to work in a team.

Work experience

07/2017 - 07/2019, Foster Care Worker, Holy Cross Services, Muskegon, MI, United States
  • Provided various professional social work services to foster children and identified and communicated with prospective foster parents.
  • Maintained and managed confidential documents and records, conducted home visits, and served as the first point of contact between families and children.
  • Reviewed all letters and commendations, completed background checks, and executed multiple administrative duties as required.
  • Worked closely with psychologists, planned and coordinated kids' placements, and developed and implemented a new program to increase the number of abandoned children placed in foster homes.
  • Awarded Employee of the Month for achieving excellent results and constantly performing great work.

Education

09/2013 - 05/2017, Sociology, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, United States

GPA: 3.98 (Top 10% of the Program)

The 2016 Academic Excellence Award winner

Clubs and Societies: Marketing Society, Psychology Society, TEDx Club

09/2011 - 05/2013, IB Diploma Program, Oeiras International School, Oeiras, Portugal

Graduated with Distinction (Grade 1 - A/excellent equivalent in all 6 subjects)

The 2013 Best Graduate Award winner

Activities: Biology Society, Judo Club, Tennis Club

Skills

Languages
Portuguese
English
Spanish
Computer Skills
Microsoft Office
Client Track, FAM Care
Penelope, Helper
Casewatch Millenium
Interpersonal Skills
Communication Skills
Empathetic
Good Team Player
Multitasking
Problem-solving
Time Management

Volunteering

11/2011 - 03/2013, Fund Allocator, Leigos para o Desenvolvimento, Oeiras, Portugal

Certificates

03/2019, Certified Social Worker, Academy of Certified Social Workers
09/2016, Driving Licence

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