instruction and classroom support tech 2 resume example with 14+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
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Professional Summary

Adult/Youth Public Health Educator with 16+ years of community engagement experience, coordinating and participating in community health promotion events with culturally diverse population in Pierce County, including Former Soviet Union community. Eager to use my skills in community engagement to build health equity and connect communities to evidence-based COVID-19 resources.

  • Fluent in English, Russian and Ukrainian
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Power Point, Publisher and Outlook), WordPress Digital Platform, Virtual platforms ( Zoom, WebEx, Teams, Google Classroom, Canvas)
  • Multicultural marketing and communications
  • Community engagement and recruitment
  • Grant and budget management
  • Multicultural conflict resolution
  • Slavic Cultural Ambassador
  • Public speaking
Work History
Instruction and Classroom Support Tech 2 , 01/2019 to 06/2022
Jones Lange Lasalle Inc.Richfield, OH,
  • Taught technical nutrition information in-person and online to underserved communities in Pierce County, managing partnerships with food banks, faith-based organizations and youth clubs, reaching 200 residents annually.
  • Developed easy-to-understand nutrition education materials in English and Slavic-languages, distributing 1,800 materials annually.
  • Collaborated across agencies to research and develop Nourish Food Bank's nutrition policy and operations with an environmental justice lens.
  • Transcreated education media from English to Slavic-languages for the Washington State Farmer's Market SNAP Market Match Program, and drove virtual marketing strategy for the Washington Slavic-community.
  • Created the Russian-translation plug-ins for Washington State's SNAP-ED "Live-Well" website on WordPress.
Community Ambassador, 01/2014 to Current
Boulder Valley Public SchoolsBoulder, CO,
  • Served as a Community Liaison for the Harvest Pierce County's Community Garden Program, more than doubling participation among Slavic-community members.
  • Interpreted new policy and regulations to 55 Slavic-language speaking community gardeners, managing intercultural communication and negotiation among the site coordinator and gardeners.
  • Developed and implemented innovative policies and strategies to promote client self-sufficiency and environmental justice.
  • Facilitated team-building activities to enhance working relationships among gardeners from four separate Slavic-communities to increase program retention and community harmony.
  • Strategized productive meetings and multicultural communications between Harvest Pierce County Staff and community gardeners to improve program processes.
  • Contracted with the City of Tacoma to manage the Recycle Right Community Ambassador Program for Slavic-speaking Tacoma residents; developing, recruiting for and delivering presentations on Solid Waste services virtually and in-person.
Instruction and Classroom Support Tech 2 , 01/2008 to 09/2017
Washington State University Pierce Co ExtensionCity, STATE,
  • Developed, recruited for and taught evidence-based nutrition curriculum with shopping strategies and live cooking demonstrations to increase food accessibility among multicultural and limited-English speaking Pierce County SNAP-ED qualified residents.
  • Measured program's effectiveness by tracking behavior change among participants, administering program evaluations and collecting success stories.
  • Built of a network of local organizations and community leaders serving vulnerable communities to optimize our efforts.
  • Targeted community outreach among Slavic-community members and organizations, bridging the community to public health services.
  • Collaborated across agencies to research and develop the nutrition policy and operations with an environmental justice lens for Pierce County Farmer's Markets and senior/disabled housing sites.
  • Created monthly and annual reports.
Community Liaison , 10/2013 to 08/2014
Management Trust, Salishan ProjectCity, STATE,
  • Signed-up Russian and Ukrainian speaking residents for health insurance via Washington Healthplanfinder website, by building trust, translating materials and navigating requirements.
  • Organized, coordinated and marketed all community events, including Tacoma's largest National Night Out for parents, youth, families and seniors.
  • Supervised summer lunch program for 60-80 children, every week, Monday through Friday.
  • Investigated community concerns and collaborated on corrective measures.
  • Interviewed and collaborated with Senior Citizen groups to expand and create meaningful community programs.
Health Promotion Technician , 06/2022 to Current
Company NameCity, State,

Supporting Community Health Promotion by assisting members of the Former Soviet Union community in navigating complex health systems, linking members to community resources, and advocating patient needs for easier access to childhood and COVID-19 vaccines. Mutual trust building between communities and local government agencies.

Organizing, promoting and facilitating community health and wellness events, providing health education and resources in three languages.

  • Tacoma Dome Charity Event - Presented to 4,000 community members, provided COVID -19 resources and connected with 2,000 newly arrived refugees from Ukraine.
  • Coordinating and organizing events with resources about childhood, COVID-19 and Monkeypox vaccines. Community members at the events, 20-300 attendees.
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1992 to Westfield High School - Westfield, MA
: Took Courses Towards Social Work Degree, Expected in to Pellissippi State Community College - Knoxville, TN
  • Certification in National Nutrition Education Program through Utah State University's SNAP-EE program -2019
  • Certified Russian Interpreter -2022
  • Certification in Simultaneous Interpretation Technology - 2019
  • Certified Community Health Advocate ( Washington State Department of Health ) - 2010
  • Certified Community Outreach Educator ( Massachusetts Department of Public Health ) - 2000
  • Food Handler's Card

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School Attended

  • Westfield High School
  • Pellissippi State Community College

Job Titles Held:

  • Instruction and Classroom Support Tech 2
  • Community Ambassador
  • Instruction and Classroom Support Tech 2
  • Community Liaison
  • Health Promotion Technician


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)

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