Dedicated Child Care Worker, successful at collaborating with students, teachers, and parents. Strong communication skills and decision-making ability. Seeking an opportunity to volunteer in an encouraging and positive environment, and committed to providing care to elementary school aged children.
Positive and optimistic
Self-sufficient and confident
Diaper changes and feedings
Field trip facilitation
Positive Reinforcement Methods
Cashier, Pretzel Roller, 08/2015
to 10/2015 The Pretzel Maker – Jackson,
Making of the pretzels
Learned how to work more independently
to 05/2016 Applebee's – Jackson,
Cleaning floors, bathrooms, etc.
Working in a team environment
Child Care Worker, 05/2016
to Current Little Panthers Daycare – Jackson,
Promoted good behavior by using the positive reinforcement method.
Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling.
Assisted the lead teacher with snack time, arts and crafts and putting the children down for naps.
Kept classrooms clean by sterilizing and disinfecting children's toys and surfaces.
Organized small groups of children while transitioning to and from outdoor play.
Administered medication and minor first aid to sick and injured students.
Dressed children and changed diapers.
Communicated regularly with parents about daily activities and behaviors.
Offered parents detailed daily reports that outlined their child's day.
Addressed behavioral and learning issues with parents and daycare management staff.
Engaged with children individually to meet their emotional and physical needs.
Sparked imagination by helping children discover new things each day.
1 month to 4 years toddler care experience.
Documented daily food attendance, enrollments and withdraws and monthly food claims in state-regulated system.
Completed evening classroom and play area cleanup and closing duties.
Modeled appropriate activities and positive behavior management.
Incorporated music and play into developmentally appropriate activities.
Encouraged child involvement in classroom experiences.
Set up children's play areas, bookshelves and naptime areas daily.
Reported parent complaints and comments to managers.
Worked with kids ages 4-14 on a daily basis.
High School Diploma: 2016 Parma Western High School - Spring Arbor,
Associate of Arts: Special Education Teacher,
Current Jackson Community College - Jackson,
Received consistently positive feedback from parents.
Solved severe child behavioral issues in positive and constructive way.
Lyle Torrent Special Needs Center
Volunteered multiple times at Lyle Torrent Special Needs Center.
Senior year was one on one with special needs student.