Seeking to apply work experience & educational background in a full-time position Results-focused, quality driven professional with extensive determination. History of surpassing personal objectives and commitment to organizational goals. Core Knowledge & Skill Areas: Strong Organizational Skills Creative Problem Solver Works well independently Excellent Multi-Tasker Great Attention to Detail Performance under pressure Solid Communication Skills Highly Motivated Team Player/Mentor Quick Learner Strong Interpersonal Skills Goal Oriented
06/2007 to 10/2013
Community Supervision OfficerDepartment of Supervision & Corrections
Developed individualized treatment plans for all probationers on caseload that is based on an assessment that addresses criminogenic needs.
Documents, in writing, intervention activities with probationers in accordance to policy & procedure.
Provides responsible supervision to assigned probationers to ensure compliance with court ordered conditions.
Demonstrates effective time management and maintains high level of work performance with minimum supervision.
Provides court testimony in a factual and objective manner as directed by the courts.
Performs moderately complex social work in interviewing and counseling probationers, both formally and non-formally.
01/2005 to 01/2007
Resident Care Specialist, Shift leaderMontgomery County Department of Supervision & C
Community Corrections Facility Worked cooperatively with all staff to assist in providing consistent supervision, programming, and a non-threatening therapeutic environment for probationers in the facility.
Possessed high tolerance for working in an emotionally demanding and stressful work environment.
Investigate and document, in writing, lack of compliance by probationers to violations of rules and regulations in accordance with policy and procedure Conducts drug and alcohol screenings, including urinalysis' and breathalyzer monitoring according to policy and procedure Controlled contraband through searches as outlined in policy and procedure.
01/2004 to 01/2005
Resident Care SpecialistMontgomery County Department of Supervision & C
Community Corrections Facility.
Interacted with resident population and displayed/modeled effective interpersonal skills which convey a sense of concern and understanding for the probationers, yet maintained a sense of objectivity in assuring that the policies and procedures of the facility were not compromised Responsible for training, supervision, security, and general welfare of probationers in residential facility.
Performs probationer orientation and explains facility rules according to departments policy and procedure.
Safely transported probationers to approved jobs and appointments out of the correctional facility.
01/2000 to 01/2004
TeacherTeach A Tot Childcare – The Woodlands, Texas
Worked closely with Child Development Specialist in collaboration with parents in planning and implementation of curriculum.
Developed themes and planned age appropriate activities based on interest and needs of students in care.
Organized and participated in recreational activities.
Knowledgeable & responsible for care of students.
Encouraged students to develop competencies and skills to function successfully in the classroom and society.
Collaborated with content area specialist to offer various opportunities for parents to be involved in student's learning.
Helped students analyze and improve study methods and habits.
Bachelor of Science Degree: Criminal Justice Communications UNIVERSITY OF HOUSTON- DOWNTOWN - Houston, TX