I am a driven community service professional and focused manager with over 20 experience years in the public sector. Highly personable, with extraordinary attention to detail and talent for gaining trust. I'm a creative, energetic and dependable leader. My strengths include interpersonal skills, planning and implementing. I have the ability to multitask. I perform well independently or as a member of a team. I am always eager to learn new skills and discover new materials and to share my knowledge with others.
Exceptional organizational skills
Valid Vermont driver's license
Mother of 3
Owner December 2014 to CurrentCountry Kitchen Cafe' － Williamstown, VT I complete a variety of daily operational duties from taking out the recycling to working with the finances. I maintain a professional order at all times, including during peak rush hours. I believe in delivering exceptional service by greeting and serving customers in a timely, friendly manner. I attempt to anticipate additional needs of customers and fulfill further requests. I regularly inquire about guest satisfaction, answer questions about menu selections and make recommendations when requested. When I am available I will help staff package take-out foods. I am also responsible for making the cafe''s homemade pizza dough by means of accurately measuring specific ingredients. I am prepared daily for what ever comes my way fromcleaning tables and setting tables, cleaning windowsills, carpets, counters, floors, and storage areas, as well as checking the temperature of the refrigerators. I maintain the of storage area for supplies for the kitchen and I keep an eye open for malfunctioning kitchen equipment. I ensure first-in-first-out system with all ingredients labeled and stored properly. I supervise and coordinate activities of staff engaged in food preparation and completed closing duties, including restocking items and closing out the cash drawer.
Assistant Site Coordinator September 2014 to April 2015ONWARD! － Washington, VTMy job here was to provide a positive reinforcement method and to redirect negative behaviors while making sure all licensing regulations were
being met. I helped prepare weekly lesson plans for activities that encouraged child-based hands on curriculum to promote students interest and receptive learning. I facilitated and supported students to be understanding of and helpful to others. I also supplied one-on-one attention to each student, while maintaining overall focus on the entire group and physically and verbally interacted with students throughout the afternoon to keep them engaged. I prepared a healthy snack for students following all state and USDA guidelines set before the program. I assisted no more than 10 children per station during small group learning periods. I ensured all students were safe and accounted for. I assisted with
daily record keeping and attendance. I also administered minor first aid to injured students when needed.
Assistant Site Coordinator September 2012 to August 2014ONWARD － Williamstown, VTSame as 10/2009-1/2011
Para-Educator November 2009 to January 2011Williamstown Elementary School － Williamstown, Vermont
I combined positive reinforcements with the student's discipline
plan and various rewards to increase work production. This resulted in higher
concentration, participation and the student's accountability. I designed lesson
plans that were educationally appropriate and teacher approved. I helped the student
successfully improve in participation within the classroom through positive
reinforcement. I helped improve the student's analytical skills by introducing state of the
art computer program technologies.
Assistant Site Coordinator October 2009 to January 2011ONWARD! － Williamstown, VT
My job involved making sure all licensing regulations were
being met and to ensure all students were safe and accounted for. I
made sure all students were following school rules and behavior polices for the
school setting. I supervised a small staff and communicated with all activity
leaders on the safety of the after school children. I developed plans for creative ideas for
child-based hands on curriculum to promote students' interest and receptive
learning. I have taught activities for children ages 5-12 with as many as 30
students in a group with helpers. I have fostered meaningful relationships
among students and staff through the after school program. I also assisted in
the operation of the summer day camp program developing and implementing
curriculum and activities on a daily basis for 30 students. I assisted with
daily record keeping and attendance. The onward program had no violation when I
was the Assistant Site Coordinator.
Certificate : CPR Adult Child, 2014American Red Coss － Washington, VT, USA
Certificate : Standard First Aid, 2014American Red Cross － Washington, VT, USA
Bachelor of Arts : Pyschology, 2014Union Institute & Unversity － Brattleboro, VT, USA
Vermont Afterschool Foundation Certificate : Child Development, 2013Vermont Northern Lights Career Center － Montpelier, VT, USA
Vermont Afterschool Essentials Certificate : Child Development, 2013Vermont Northern Lights Career Development Center － Montpelier, VT, USA
"Highly Qualified" Critieria : Elementary Education, 2010Orange North Supervisory Union － Williamstown, VT, USA
Child Development Associates Credential (CDA) : Early Child Developmenmt, 2006Community College of Vermont － Montpelier, VT, USA
State of Vermont Cosmetology License : Cosmetology, 1994Vermont College Of Cosmetology － Burlington, VT, USA