educational assistant resume example with 13+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
Professional Summary

Compassionate, creative and effective Teacher with valuable experience in classroom administration, professional development and project planning. Equipped with extensive background in versatile education environments. Student-centric instructor, academic facilitator and motivational coach. Competent at performing independently or as member of teaching team. Well-versed in classroom and online technologies.

  • Business Management
  • Time Management
  • Communication
  • Computer and Microsoft Office Skills
  • Classroom Management
  • Promoting Social and Emotional Development
University of Phoenix Tempe, AZ Expected in 12/2011 Associate of Arts : Business Management - GPA :
  • Licensed Cosmetologist - 2009- Current
Work History
Multnomah Education Service - Educational Assistant
Portland, OR, 08/2019 - Current
  • Supported student learning objectives through personalized and small group assistance.
  • Collated classroom materials to help teachers prepare for daily instruction and activities.
  • Oversaw students in classroom and common areas to monitor, enforce rules and support lead teacher.
  • Relieved classroom teacher during breaks and maintained order and structure in classroom.
  • Kept classrooms clean, neat and properly sanitized for student health and classroom efficiency.
  • Partnered with teacher to plan and implement lessons following school's curriculum, goals and objectives.
  • Provided support to help students with special needs learn and grow.
  • Assessed student assignments to check quality and completeness before submission for grading.
  • Instructed small groups of students in basic concepts such as alphabet, shapes and color recognition.
  • Graded tests and papers and recorded grades for teaching staff.
  • Used behavior modeling and specialized teaching techniques to share and reinforce social skills.
DivineUnlimited, LLC - Entrepreneur
City, STATE, 01/2014 - Current
  • Sourced initial funding to get business up and running while planning initial structure and making strategic first hires.
  • Devised processes to boost long-term business success and increase profit levels.
  • Assessed supplier quality to maintain tight cost controls and maximize business operational performance.
  • Applied performance data to evaluate and improve operations, target current business conditions and forecast needs.
  • Built business to customers by implementing effective marketing and customer engagement plans.
  • Determined business plan, mission statement and vision.
  • Brought in consistent revenue with sharp marketing tactics, promoting business expansion and diversification of offerings.
  • Drafted invoices for completed work.
  • Managed purchasing, sales, marketing and customer account operations efficiently.
  • Negotiated price and service with customers and vendors to decrease expenses and increase profit.
  • Interacted well with customers to build connections and nurture relationships.
  • Implemented business strategies, increasing revenue and effectively targeting new markets.
Emmanuel Christian Academy - Art Teacher, K-12
City, STATE, 08/2020 - 01/2022
  • Taught students to identify key elements of style, intent and emotion when experiencing art.
  • Inspired students and assisted in developing creativity and self-expression through various art forms and media.
  • Documented student work in order to exhibit and celebrate learning process of each child.
  • Observed pupils' work to determine student progress or make suggestions for improvement.
  • Educated students on cultural influences on music and art styles and techniques of modern and historic art.
  • Guided students to develop and hone creative processes and problem-solving skills.
  • Set reasonable performance and learning goals for students to strive for and achieve.
  • Assisted students in finding inspiration for art and music through emotion, other media and history.
  • Prompted student motivation and peer participation through implementation of positive reinforcement and rewards.
  • Provided feedback to students and parents on progress and abilities.
  • Helped students manipulate variety of media to express emotions, feelings, attitude and intent.
  • Coordinated with classroom teachers to correlate art activities with classroom curriculum.
Sterling Jewelers Inc. - Debt Management Specialist
City, STATE, 10/2008 - 07/2016
  • Worked with other city departments to develop and update capital project cashflows.
  • Monitored bond arbitrage compliance to meet expenditure schedule requirements and maximize interest earned.
  • Prepared debt service payments and development of draft official disclosures for primary and secondary bond markets.
  • Scheduled meetings with various agencies and personnel by coordinating participants and materials, preparing agenda and strategy for projects and monitoring completion of goals and objectives.
  • Reviewed draft legal documents and made recommendations to management.
  • Contacted major credit bureaus to obtain copies of files and discuss specific entries.
  • Evaluated credit reports to uncover problems and develop strategies for consolidating and reducing client debt.
  • Negotiated with creditors on behalf of clients to arrange for payment adjustments, interest rate reductions or payment plans.
  • Received and submitted customer payments to further reduce open account balances.
  • Responded to client concerns and questions about credit scores and methods to improve numbers.
  • Demonstrated respect, friendliness and willingness to help wherever needed.

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School Attended

  • University of Phoenix

Job Titles Held:

  • Educational Assistant
  • Entrepreneur
  • Art Teacher, K-12
  • Debt Management Specialist


  • Associate of Arts

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