Sample Practical Nurse Resume

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If you are almost finished with your Practical Nurse training program, it may be time to start updating your resume with your new skillset. You want your resume to reflect all the marketable skills you have learned, so that employers know what you can offer. Here’s a sample practical nurse resume to get you started!

Sample Resume: Practical Nurse

Jayne Johnson

222 Main Street – Manchester, NH 03101
Cell: 123-456-7890 – Email: firstname.lastname@youremailhere


As a licensed practical nurse, I am seeking to provide first rate patient care and to bring my clinical skills, compassionate care, and professional attitude toward a position at Whitehall Nursing Home.


  • Measuring vital signs and monitoring blood pressure
  • Caring for patients with ventilators, catheters, tracheostomies
  • Dispensing medications
  • Maintaining electronic medical records
  • Administering IVs
  • Performing EKGs, ECGs, and Pulmonary Function Tests (PFTs)
  • Administering injections
  • Handling specimens
  • Drawing blood (venipuncture and phlebotomy)
  • Dressing wounds
  • First Aid/CPR


  • MS Office programs, including Excel, Word, Outlook



Practical Nurse Internship (unpaid)
Jackson Hall Residential, Manchester, NH – July 2017 to September 2017

  • Shadowed a practical nurse who provided direct care to residents
  • Assisted with transporting residents
  • Measured and recorded residents’ vital signs
  • Shared duties with nursing assistant staff

CVS, Manchester, NH – October 2013 to June 2016

  • Rang up purchases for over 100 customers per day
  • Restocked inventory
  • Responded to customer complaints with a professional manner
  • Received positive evaluations from supervisor
  • Won employee of the month award


The Salter School of Nursing and Allied Health, Manchester, NH (accredited)
Practical Nurse diploma, September 2017

  • 1,200-hour program; 3.7 GPA

Licensed Practical Nurse
State of New Hampshire, licensed in 2017

Central High School, Manchester, NH
Diploma, 2013


This sample resume is provided by the Salter School of Nursing and Allied Health, located in Manchester NH. To find out about our nursing programs, contact us online. We hope your future career begins with us!

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