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Agnes Pidolski

#1105, 80 E. Hancock St.

Detroit, MI 48201




Looking for long-term employment as a direct care worker.


Summary of Qualifications

  • Ability to pass a criminal records and motor vehicle records check.
  • Strong communication skills, orally and in writing.
  • Kind, compassionate and patient.
  • Excellent problem solving with the ability to make decisions under pressure.
  • Current and complete immunizations and related testing.
  • Able to lift up to 50lbs. Continuously.


Education & Training


  • Standard Diploma


      Cass Technical High School – Detroit, MI

  • Direct Care Worker Certification


      Mott Community College – Flint, MI

  • CMH Training


      Mott Community College – Flint, MI

  • Adult CPR & First Aid Certification


      Mott Community College – Flint, MI


Employment History


Direct Care Worker

April 2004 – Present

New Era Services, LLC – Detroit, MI

  • Responsible for taking residents to doctors appointments and recreational programs.
  • Required to do cooking and cleaning for residents on a daily basis while following special diets.
  • Supervised 2-4 workers at all times.
  • Completed tracking and progress reports regularly for each resident.
  • Made daily & weekly housekeeping and maintenance schedules for all workers.
  • Administer daily medications and therapy.

Off on Maternity Leave from April 2003 until March 2004

Direct Care Worker

October 1998 – March 2003

Joak American Homes – Detroit, MI

  • Assisted teens with developmental disabilities in a group home setting.
  • Performed daily physical therapy exercises with residents.
  • Required to administer routine medications.
  • Organized recreational activities on and off site.



I enjoy cooking, dancing, board games and plays.