Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
MA in Education with a record of success in early childhood education, advocacy, and child development and family centered care in the healthcare industry. Public Speaking/Presentations - Effective Speaking with students and professionals with highly skilled techniques. Management - Solid background in budgeting, planning, cost control, supervision, payroll and curriculum. Special Event/ Program Planning - Coordinated many events and visitors with staff, patients, public relations and media. Family Center Care/Advocacy - Passionate advocate for children and families. Training/Development - Created multiple teaching materials for children, families and students. Leadership/Mentor - Decisive team building and effective communication skills as a co-worker, supervisor, and teacher.
  • Guest services
  • Inventory control procedures
  • Merchandising expertise
  • Loss prevention
  • Cash register operations
  • Product promotions
2000 to Current Child Life Specialist Hca | Rincon, GA,
  • Coordinated child life services with a variety diagnoses and patient units.
  • Supported families with medical instruction and preparation in order to cope with hospitalizations.
  • Created medical teaching kits for medical play, including a book for children with Asthma.
  • Advocated and work with child abuse cases.
  • Revised surgical preparation book.
  • Supervised assistants, volunteers, and students.
  • Revised department policies and record retention annually.
  • Coordinated internship and practicum child life program with multiple universities.
  • Collaborated with palliative care team.
  • Secretary of the Child Abuse Care Committee in 2008.
  • Chairperson of the Employee Advisory Group in 2008.
  • Collaborated special events with the community and public relations dept.
2000 to 2001 Instructor Education Affiliates | Greenwood Village, CO,
  • Instructed Childbirth, Parenting and Siblings classes.
  • Avance - San Antonio: Early Head Start Program.
1997 to 2000 Coordinator | Arroyo Grande, CA,
  • Supervised home based and center based staff (35 staff at four sites).
  • Revised all standards for state and federal guidelines.
  • Managed staffing and the needs of clients in program.
  • Established 3-child care centers based under Federal Head Start standards.
  • Facilitated childcare center city and state licensing.
  • Created parent handbook, policies and procedures, orientation for new employees.
  • Managed all developmentally supplies and equipment for child care centers.
  • Maintained budget.
  • Completed patient developmental assessments.
  • Collaborated with Early Childhood Intervention Programs for children with disabilities.
  • Established three new childcare centers (Licensing, USDA, Food Service and purchasing supplies).
  • Collaborated with developing and revising the community assessment, self-assessment and service plans.
  • Participated and prepared for a federal review.
  • Collaborated and assisted in the writing of grant proposals for the renewal and expansion of the Early Head Start P.
Expected in 2013 Certified Child Life Specialist - 2013 Certification - American Heart Association, Child CPR | , , GPA:
Expected in 2009 M.A | Education Leadership/Management, Continue Ed UTSA San Antonio College, San Antonio, TX GPA:
Expected in 1996 B.S | Child/ Family Studies and ECE La. Tech University, Ruston, LA. GPA:
Expected in 1986 Dietary Technician and Emergency Medical Technician | United States Air Force, , GPA:
Professional Affiliations
Child Life Council SAAEYC NAEYC TAEYC NACHRI Child Abuse and Neglect Task Force

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