Childcare professional skilled at remaining calm under pressure while keeping the daycare setting light and playful. Works hard to identify and address behavioral and educational issues. Patient and dedicated CYPA enthusiastic about working with children of all ages. Seeks a position in a daycare setting. Seasoned child care provider with over 6 years experience working with infants to high school seniors. Offers new parents valuable insight on effective parenting techniques.
Accounts for whereabouts and safety of children and youth.
Footwear Sales Associate
Academy Sports and Outdoors - Edmond, OK - September 2011 to December 2011
Offer friendly service to customers by responding to their needs and questions ensuring a memorable shopping experience
Maintain the merchandise and visual presentation standards throughout a store
Assist with the daily operational functions of a department
Assist with merchandising and floor moves
Attend product clinics as required
CPR & First Aid Certified
Certified Daycare Provider
Daycare management professional
Behavior management techniques
Creative arts talent
Positive and cheerful
Exceptional organizational skills
Training in food handling preparation
Schedule creation and maintenance
Head Start program knowledge
Certified basketball, track & field, and weight lifting coach
Excellent communication skills
Proven team leader
Complex problem solver
Strong computer skills
Accurate record keeping
Worked with special needs children, including those with learning disabilities, mental challenges and physical impairments.
Solved severe child behavioral issues in positive and constructive ways.
Designed and implemented new Fitness Club for School Age Youth.
Consistently received positive feedback from parents.
Improved efficiency of staff-youth communication by implementing the do's and don'ts of talking to a teen.
Increased enrollment of high school teens by 300% in 3 months (5 to 20).
Implemented new and improved Keystone Club with about 20 members.
Fitness & Wellness2014Park University, Parkville, MO
Fitness & Wellness
Coursework in Fundamentals of Communication, Strategic Sales and Retail Marketing
Coursework in International Finance, Statistics and Microeconomics
Coursework in business and child development
Associate of Science:Arts & Sciences2010Coffeyville Community College, Coffeyville, KSArts & Sciences
Family Morale Warfare and Recreation (FMWR) NAFFort Leavenworth, KSChild & Youth Program Assistant05/2008 to Current
Serves as a Child and Youth Program Assistant (CYPA) in one or more CYS program. (Child Development Center (Ages: 6 weeks to 5 years), School Age Services (Kindergarden through 5th grade), and Harrold Youth Center (6th grade through 12th grade)).
Maintains control of and accounts for whereabouts and safety of children and youth.
Assists in providing and leading planned activities for program participants.
Helps establish a program environment that promotes positive child and youth interactions with other children, youth and adults.
Helps prepare, arrange, and maintain indoor and outdoor activity areas and materials to accommodate daily schedule.
Uses prepared curriculum/program materials and assists with developing a list of needed supplies and equipment.
Interacts with children and youth using approved child guidance and youth development techniques.
Interacts professionally with staff members, parents, and the Command.
Supervises children and youth during daily schedule of indoor and outdoor activities, on field trips, outings and special events.
Promotes and models safety, fitness, health and nutrition practices.
Notifies supervisor on health, fire, and safety compliance concerns.
Helps arrange for/serve appropriate snacks/meals where applicable.
Observes a program participant for signs that may indicate illness, abuse or neglect and reports as directed.
Notes special instructions provided by parents.
Ensures children and youth (as applicable) depart with authorized person according to written parental instruction.
Assists in maintaining program participation data and completing required daily reports.
Provides care/ supervision, oversight, and accountability for program participants in compliance with DoD, Army and local policies, guidance, and standards.
Completes designated training requirements and records and tracks completed training on own Individual Development Plan (IDP).
Participates in program evaluation as required.
Assists In achieving and maintaining DoD/Army certification and national accreditation or Army equivalent.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Accomplished the Highest level of a regular CYPA.
Completed all training, all modules, and all paperwork.
Provided onsite training.
Monitored multiple databases to keep track of all company inventory.
Successfully led key projects which resulted in a successful summer camp.
Planned and executed all of Sports All-Star Summer Camp.
Special Events Coordinator
and productivity improvement
and written communications
Ability to Verbally Communicate with Persons Inside and Outside the
Ability to Work in a Team Structure
Ability to Obtain and Process Information
Ability to Plan, Organize and Prioritize Work
Ability to Analyze Quantitative Data
professional whose strengths include cultural sensitivity and an ability to
build rapport with a diverse workforce in multicultural settings.
leader who maintains a productive climate and confidently motivates,
mobilizes, and coaches employees to meet high performance standards.
achiever with exemplary planning and organizational skills, along with a high
degree of detail orientation.
team player who excels at building trusting relationships with customers and
professional whose honesty and integrity provide for effective leadership and
optimal business relationships.
adaptable, mobile, positive, resilient, patient risk-taker who is open to new
worker with solid work ethic who exerts optimal effort in successfully
responsible contributor committed to excellence and success.
performer consistently cited for unbridled passion for work, sunny disposition,
and upbeat, positive attitude.
motivated self-starter who takes initiative with minimal supervision.
Leavenworth Youth Outreach, Fort Leavenworth Gospel Service (FLGS), 2007 - Present