daycare assistant resume example with 4+ years of experience

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Professional Summary

Hardworking Daycare Assistant diligent in keeping children safe and secure while promoting learning and meeting basic needs of care. Excellent people and problem-solving abilities with diligent and focused nature. Child-focused with certification in Infant CPR and First Aid. Promotes learning at every age level. Skilled at managing supplies, cleaning work areas and monitoring safety concerns in the interests of children and team members. Familiar with managing housekeeping needs, maintaining documentation and planning different events. Outgoing child caregiver with experience caring for children while providing encouragement and kindness. Expert at guiding playtime, leading exercise activities and teaching rules. Creative planner with gift for keeping children engaged long-term with fun activities. Personable Childcare Provider effective in providing children with immersive activities, educational assistance and balanced rest periods. Well-versed in childhood development patterns and corrective behavior strategies. Detail-oriented team player with strong organizational skills. Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously with a high degree of accuracy. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals. To seek and maintain full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills.

  • Positive Reinforcement Methods
  • Technique Modifications
  • Social and Academic Development
  • Early Childhood Development
  • Classroom Instruction
  • Educational Strategies
  • Incident Reports
  • Lunchtime Assistance
  • Dietary Needs
  • Early Education
  • Daycare Environments
  • Social Development
  • Care Planning
  • Activities Leadership
  • Security Oversight
  • Reading Comprehension
  • Dietary Restriction Compliance
  • Behavioral Corrections
  • Supply Oversight
  • Educational Concept Explanations
  • Educational Programs
  • Daily Progress Reports
  • Parental and Guardian Assistance
  • Records Management
  • Experiential Learning
  • Infant Care
  • Individualized Instruction
  • Structured Activity Planning
  • Health and Safety
  • Team Support
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Daily Logs
  • Group and Individual Care
  • Positive Interactions
  • Behavior Modeling
  • Educational Settings
  • Support Parents
  • Team Leader
  • Feeding Guidelines Knowledge
  • Customer Satisfaction
  • Summary Reports
  • Maintaining Safe Environment
  • Calendaring and Scheduling
  • Observing and Monitoring Behavior
  • Caring and Responsible
  • Children's Ministry
  • Childcare Regulations
  • Lesson Plan Creation
  • Program Operations
  • Disciplinary Enforcement
  • Infant Care and Feeding
  • Special Needs Care
  • Active Learning
  • Process Monitoring and Improvement
  • Office Equipment
  • Develop Lesson Plans
  • Group Assistance
  • Parental Participation
  • Information Services
  • Patient Bathing
  • Community Resources
  • Educational Opportunities
  • School Administration
  • Problem-Solving Techniques
  • Planning and Leading Activities
  • Quality Processes
  • Multimedia Educational Software
  • Educational Materials
  • Complex Problem-Solving
  • Manage Behaviors
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville Edwardsville, IL Expected in 01/2021 Bachelor Of Teaching Education : Elementary School Teaching - GPA :
Cahokia High Cahokia Illinois , Expected in 05/2014 Teaching Infant : Teaching Education - GPA :
Work History
North Country Academy - Daycare Assistant
Plainfield, IL, 05/2018 - 12/2021
  • Maintained effective schedule balance between rest periods, active play and instruction.
  • Enforced rules and managed behavior through developmentally appropriate discipline.
  • Applied positive behavior management techniques to enhance social interactions and emotional development.
  • Taught children to organize toys, wash hands and share by leading by example.
  • Met with parents about daily activities, positive developments and issues.
  • Sanitized dishes, tabletops, toys and frequently touched surfaces to prevent spreading of germs.
  • Observed play activities to identify positive behaviors and areas in need of improvement, implementing behavior redirection where appropriate.
  • Prepared healthy foods and beverages for children based on optimal dietary guidelines and individual restrictions.
  • Created and implemented diverse educational strategies to boost development.
  • Kept notes of behavior issues, food served and medications administered to children.
  • Monitored entrances and exits to maintain safety and organized environments.
  • Communicated with children in developmentally appropriate way to achieve Type and Type results.
  • Used patience, skill and various behavior modification techniques to maintain order and safety.
  • Offered tutoring and mentoring to school-aged children in need of additional support.
  • Promoted learning and social development through structured and unstructured playtime.
  • Maintained clean, neat and hazard-free areas to protect kids, personnel and families.
  • Restocked supplies and personal hygiene products for use by students.
  • Managed in-home daycare with Number infants, Number toddlers and preschoolers and Number school-aged children.
  • Planned and implemented crafts and other activities to spark interest and enhance development.
  • Built constructive and open relationships with families with forthright yet friendly communication.
Excel Learning Centers - Amazon
Arvada, CO, 03/2017 - 12/2021
  • Provided empathetic and amiable communications to callers in stressful situations to support constructive outcomes and satisfactory resolutions.
  • Applied creative thinking to client questions and concerns absent from scenario-based response manuals.
  • Answered inbound customer queries according to internal policies, meeting concerns and resolving questions.
  • Resolved minor to moderate technology faults, supporting constant availability and consistent performance.
  • Attended virtual department meetings, contributing to ongoing improvement initiatives and addressing emerging performance concerns.
  • Maintained functional and productive workspaces, prioritizing quiet atmospheres for call quality and clarity.
  • Answered live online chats to give quick answers and solve problems faster.
  • Troubleshot and resolved online ordering issues and concerns to promote seamless ordering process for customers.
  • Resolved customer complaints by determining cause of problem, selecting best solution and expediting correction or adjustment.
  • Maintained positive and professional attitude toward customers to foster positive experiences resulting in repeat online purchases.
  • Processed orders, monitored back-orders, invoiced and followed shipping procedures to expedite online ordering process.
  • Developed and maintained knowledge of evolving products and services to accurately answer questions and make recommendations based on customer needs.
  • Assisted clients with product questions to facilitate online ordering process.
  • Followed-up with online price quotes via email and phone to answer questions and close sales.
  • Conducted quality assurance reviews of website to maintain accuracy of online booking tool.
  • Helped customers navigate website to order Product or Service online for added convenience and access to larger inventory.
  • Documented and updated customer records in Software to record interactions and facilitate follow-up.
Daycare & Preschool - Infant Caregiver
City, STATE, 10/2017 - 05/2020
  • Organized and cleaned home after activities by picking up toys and straightening up play room.
  • Assisted children with homework assignments and special projects across different subjects.
  • Played games, worked on puzzles and read books to young children.
  • Established lasting, professional connections with families and children by encouraging open communication and delivering positive feedback.
  • Built positive and nurturing environments to support child social and emotional growth.
  • Monitored schedules to maintain sleeping, eating and school schedules for children.
  • Supported children in play activities, meals and snacks, hygiene and socialization.
  • Bathed, dressed and helped with teeth brushing as part of bedtime preparation.
  • Balanced playtime and limited screen time to support development of fine motor, gross motor and cognitive skills.
  • Engaged with children on age-appropriate level.
  • Organized extracurricular schedules for sports and classes and provided safe transportation to different events.
  • Assisted with light housekeeping duties as well as running errands.
  • Taught children everyday skills and language.
  • Prepared tasty, healthy meals for children to encourage good eating habits.
  • Assisted children in dressing appropriately for day's activities.
  • Communicated with children at age-appropriate levels to encourage understanding and foster relationships.
  • Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling.
  • Developed games and activities using arts and crafts to support learning and verbal skills.
  • Read and discussed stories with children to boost literacy and reading comprehension skills.
  • Studied and took notes from parents about food allergies to understand ingredients and requirements to keep children safe.
  • Worked with parents to develop and implement discipline programs to promote positive behavior.
  • Traveled with families to care for children and allow parents private time.

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School Attended

  • Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
  • Cahokia High

Job Titles Held:

  • Daycare Assistant
  • Amazon
  • Infant Caregiver


  • Bachelor Of Teaching Education
  • Teaching Infant

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