Medical Assistant Skills you Need for your CV and Career in Social Care

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Medical Assistant Skills List in Social Care

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for a Medical Assistant role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of Medical Assistant job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 54% of Medical Assistant job descriptions contained dementia as a required skill.

Keywords / Skills

Popularity

dementia
54%
personal care
54%
health care
47%
food preparation
43%
medication
29%
housekeeping
26%
elderly
22%
medication administration
19%
social care
19%
bathing
19%
sen
15%
teaching assistant
15%
ta
13%
learning support assistant
13%
special education needs
13%
care assistant
6%
carer
6%
care
5%
caring
5%
lsa
3%
support worker
3%
health
3%
asd
2%
lsw
2%
health care assistant
2%
mld
2%
mental health support
2%
healthcare assistant
2%
pmld
2%
senior care worker
2%
blood pressure
2%
pru
2%
senior carer
2%
cannulation
2%
school
2%
senior support worker
2%
ecg
2%
semh
2%
social worker
2%
elderly care
2%
support assistant
2%
showering
2%
toileting
2%
care support worker
2%
assistant support manager
2%
training
2%
emt
2%
care team supervisor
2%
cares
2%
communication skills
2%
independent living
2%
support workers
2%
care support
2%
shopping
2%
supporting people
2%
washing
2%

While these keywords are a good start, remember that every job is different. Instead of including all these keywords on your CV, identify the keywords most relevant to the job you're applying to and include those. For the best chance of success use our CV keyword scanner tool to help with this.

Including the right keywords in your CV will help you get past Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and win more job interviews from employers and recruiters.


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