career and technical educator resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Dedicated and compassionate counselor skilled at helping patients build coping mechanisms to guide them through stressful situations. Adept at responding to emergency situations with a calm and respectful approach. Passionate about patient support and resource advocacy.

  • Crisis Handling/Response
  • Reflective listening
  • Suicide prevention
  • Mental health support
  • Needs assessment
  • Case documentation
Work History
09/2019 to 03/2021 Counselor Intern Bcfs | Nathrop, CO,
  • Counseled clients to help understand and overcome personal, social and behavioral problems.
  • Performed 300 hours of supervised group and individual counseling sessions, typically seeing 4 patients per day .
  • Reviewed case files to better assess client needs and proper course of treatment.
  • Maintained high level of patient confidentiality to comply with all federal and company regulations.
  • Directed family-centered, strengths-based, culturally competent and individualized intakes and assessments.
  • Provided emergency response in crisis situations to diffuse tensions and prevent violence.
  • Facilitated smooth discharge by encouraging and reassuring clients throughout transitions.
  • Displayed sensitivity to cultural and linguistic needs of clients and families served.
  • Encouraged participants to open up and share thoughts at group counseling sessions.
  • Identified cases of domestic abuse or other family problems and encouraged students or parents to seek additional assistance from mental health professionals.
  • Worked with individuals to help understand and overcome personal, social or behavioral problems affecting educational or vocational situations.
  • Encouraged children to talk issues out with each other and without anger, which eased tense situations.
  • Engaged and interacted with youth, teaching sustainable habits and coping mechanisms.
  • Interacted with troubled youth and offered resources and programs to surmount challenges.
08/2000 to 08/2003 Counselor-Academic Advisor Texas Can Academy | City, STATE,
  • Assisted students and families in accessing services and resources that promote academic engagement, college readiness, and facilitate wellness and mental health services.
  • Provided direct services to clients, including safety planning, crisis intervention, case management and advocacy.
  • Referred students to appropriate team members, community agencies and organizations to meet treatment needs.
  • Referred students to shelters, legal resources and educational programs.
08/2006 to Current Career and Technical Educator Dallas ISD-Townview Magnet Center | City, STATE,

Courses Taught: Counseling and Mental Health, Interpersonal Studies, Instructional Practices in Education, Practicum in Education and Training, Child Development, Human Growth and Development, Practicum in Human Services

  • Implemented the first Education and Training program, geared towards high schools within the Dallas Independent School
  • Inspires and directs adolescents in reaching high educational standards.
  • Adapted teaching methods and materials to meet students’ varying needs.
  • Created engaging lesson plans, fostered culture of discovery and provided well-organized classroom structure to help students succeed in program.
08/2003 to 08/2006 Career and Technical Educator Mesquite ISD - West Mesquite High School | City, STATE,

Courses Taught: Interpersonal Studies, Child Development, Food and Nutrition, and Travel and Tourism-Hospitality

Expected in Master of Science | Professional Counseling Amberton University, Garland, TX GPA:
Expected in Bachelor of Arts | Interdisciplinary Studies, Business And Psychology Dallas Baptist University, Dallas, TX GPA:

Family and Consumer Sciences Teachers Association of Texas


Family and Consumer Science 6-12

Texas Community Health Worker Instructor

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School Attended

  • Amberton University
  • Dallas Baptist University

Job Titles Held:

  • Counselor Intern
  • Counselor-Academic Advisor
  • Career and Technical Educator
  • Career and Technical Educator


  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Arts

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