Dominique A. Penn
To obtain a full-time position where I can expand my current knowledge and
experience as well as use my great communication, interpersonal and
organizational skills to benefit the organization.
Work and Volunteer History
08/2012-Present Addus HealthCare; Chicago, IL
Home Care Aide (Part-Time)
Provides assistance with personal care and daily living activities
for dedicated client.
02/2012-8/2012 Better Images Nail Salon; Evergreen Park, IL
Personal Assistant/Receptionist (Part-Time)
Assisted nail technicians by greeting clients, answering phones,
making appointments, light clean up and laundering
(prepping stations and sterilizing nail equipment).
01/2009-01/2012 LFT Martial Arts Academy; Chicago, IL
Staff Assistant (Part-Time)
Assisted staff with school enrollments and collection of class fees.
Organized parent orientations and class events.
Distributed mass mailings to the community (open
enrollment and student competitions).
06/2008-09/2008 Ingalls Family Care Health Center; Lansing, IL
Student Volunteer (Part-Time)
Performed receptionist, secretarial, and clerical duties at the
facility. Developed strong customer service skills
and learned how to interact with physicians, nurses,
and other medical professionals. Daily duties
included answering telephones, scheduling
appointments, patient registration, data entry,
filing/retrieving charts, and greeting and directing
08/2011-Present Richard J. Daley College; Chicago, IL
Major: Business Marketing/Management (12/2012-
Present) (evening classes)
Major: Nursing (08/2011-12/2012)
09/2007-06/2011 Gwendolyn Brooks College Preparatory Academy; Chicago, IL
CPS Practical Nursing Program (09/2009-06/2011)
Additional Skills and Training
. Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Access) - Intermediate
. Email (Yahoo and Hotmail/Outlook)
. Participated two years in the Chicago Public Schools (CPS) High School
Practical Nursing Program. I took part in the Practical Nursing
Theory and Clinical Rotations during my junior and senior years and
gained the following experience:
o Good communication and interpersonal skills while
compassionately caring for others; Reliable, energetic, self-
motivated and well-organized while juggling both school work and
clinical assignments; Promoted a positive image in the community
while serving as a brand ambassador for my high school.
o Completed Nursing Pharmacology Course (07/2010 - 3 week course)
o CPR certification