Educator possessing strong leadership qualities and the capacity to manage challenging behavior calmly and effectively. Establishes positive relationships with fellow professionals and parents.
Behavioral disorders knowledge
MS Office proficient
Skilled in working with special needs children
Conflict resolution techniques
Effectively work with parents
02/2013 to 03/2015
Assistant Teacher/Floating TeacherThe Goddard School － Tulsa, OKFacilitated activities that developed students' physical, emotional and social growth. Encouraged students to be understanding with others. Used the positive reinforcement method to redirect poor behavior. Conducted small group and individual classroom activities with students based on differentiated learning needs. Worked with an average of 22 students per class.
09/2010 to 04/2013
Full Time NannyAllison Shahan Childcare Services － Tulsa, OKOffered detailed daily reports that outlined each child's day. Tutored children in math and spelling. Redirected children to encourage safe, positive behaviors. Modeled appropriate social behaviors and encouraged concern for others. Supervised children while parents were on vacation, business trips and weekend getaways. Affectionately cared for 3 children, ages 9 to 3 for 3 years.
02/2002 to 06/2006
Store ManagerBless Your Heart － Southlake, TexasDelivered excellent customer service by greeting and assisting each customer. Stocked and restocked inventory when shipments were received. Reorganized the sales floor to meet company demands. Directed and supervised employees engaged in sales, inventory-taking and reconciling cash receipts. Maintained daily record of all transactions.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Political ScienceOklahoma State University － Stillwater, OK, 74104Named to Dean's Honor Roll 2009