Health Assistant, 01/1993 － CurrentTorrance Unified School District － Torrance, CA
Establishes and maintains confidential student health records.
Maintains health office and facilities in a clean and orderly condition.
Reviews and records current information on immunizations, physical, screening, medications, serious illnesses, and dental checkups; notifies District nurse and/or school administrator when immunizations are not in compliance with state laws; sets up and maintains first aid kits.
Schedules physical checkups, immunizations, dental examinations, and other health problems.
Maintains lists of students with special health problems and provides relevant information to school and instructional staff in order to provide appropriate assistance to students.
Report child abuse to proper personnel and authorities according to District policy.
Provides first aid services and emergency assistance to school children and others who are hurt or become ill at school, assist students with toileting, recording temperature readings; administer prescribed medications as directed by medical doctor's prescription.
Contacts parents, paramedics, and professional medical personnel as required by the nature of the emergency.
Orders necessary supplies and assists other school personnel.
Instructional Assistant, 01/1989 － 01/1993Torrance Unified School District － Torrance, CA
Tutor individuals or small groups of students, reinforcing instruction as directed by the teacher.
Prepare lessons as directed by the teacher; administer and score a variety of tests according to established guidelines.
Monitor and report behavior of students according to approved procedures; report progress regarding student performance and behavior.
Perform routine clerical duties such as preparation of instructional and classroom materials; operate thermofax and copy machines.
Provide support to the teacher by setting up work areas, displays and exhibits, operating audio-visual equipment, operating educational training equipment and distributing and collecting paper and supplies.
Assist students by providing proper examples, emotional support, a friendly attitude and general guidance.
Assure the health and safety of students by following health and safety practices and regulations.
Direct group activities of students as assigned; assist in monitoring lunchroom and playground activities as assigned.
Confer, as needed, with teachers concerning programs and materials to meet student needs.
Participate in meetings and in-service training programs as assigned.
Receptionist/Office Assistant, 01/1988 － 01/1989Torrance Unified School District － Torrance, CA
Perform a variety of clerical duties including typing, filing, record-keeping, proofreading and processing information.
Provide information and assistance to staff, parents, outside agencies related to students, programs, school activities and functions.
Type letters, memoranda, bulletins, reports, schedules, lists, forms or other materials from straight copy or rough draft on a typewriter or computer work station.
Maintain a variety of logs, records and files related to assigned office; compile information and prepare summaries and reports including attendance and enrollment data.
Distribute various forms and provide information and assistance to students, parents, the public and staff regarding completion.
Answer telephones; take and relay messages; greet students and the public and provide routine information; direct inquiries to the appropriate person or office; make phone calls to request, provide or verify information as directed.
Operate a variety of office equipment, such as typewriter, calculator, copiers, computer workstation and other machines as required; enter data in computer.
Maintain supply and material inventory of assigned area as required; order, receive and distribute materials, equipment and supplies according to established procedures.
Assure the timely duplication and distribution of a variety of records, reports and other materials as directed.
Schedule appointments, conferences and meetings; maintain various schedules and calendars.
Perform clerical work such as posting records, making arithmetic computations and securing information from clearly indicated sources.
Sort and distribute incoming U.S.
and intra-District mail.
Education and Training
1983El Camino College － Torrance, CAH.S
1981Southern California Regional Occupational Center － Torrance, CABusiness Machines and Banking OperationsAmerican Heart Association CPR/AED and 1st Aid Torrance, CA