paraprofessional resume example with 3+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

Dedicated and responsive Educator with proven skills in classroom management, behavior modification and individualized support. Comfortable working with students of all skill levels to promote learning and boost educational success. Demonstrated accomplishments in all area subjects in grade levels EC-6th.

  • Texas Teaching Certification (EC-6th)
  • Emergent curriculum
  • Differentiated learning techniques and instruction
  • Interdisciplinary teaching
  • Flexible, dependable and adaptive
  • Classroom management
  • Active participation in a Nonprofit Community Organization
  • First aid and CPR certified
Education and Training
Texarkana College Texarkana, TX Expected in 12/2015 Associate of Applied Science : Cosmetology - GPA :
Texas A&M University- Texarkana Texarkana, TX, Expected in 05/2020 Bachelor of Science : Interdisciplinary Studies - GPA :
East Baton Rouge Parish School Board - Paraprofessional
Baton Rouge, LA, 08/2019 - Current
  • Prepared weekly art crafts and activities that aligned with weekly Pre-K 4 Principles and Guidelines.
  • Assisted teachers with lesson preparation and curriculum implementation.
  • Prepared bulletin boards, classroom materials and individual student portfolios to support teacher plans.
  • Conducted small group and individual classroom activities based on differentiated learning needs.
  • Contributed to positive, educational setting by delivering gentle discipline and promoting student success.
  • Helped prepare and execute daily plans for activities and lessons.
  • Supplied one-on-one attention to each student while maintaining overall focus on entire group.
  • Provided students with personalized educational, behavioral and emotional support.
  • Promoted language development skills through reading and storytelling.
  • Monitored students in class, hallways, cafeteria, and outside play area to supervise, enforce rules and support lead teacher.
The Prentice School - Substitute Teacher
Cowan Heights, CA, 08/2017 - 05/2019
  • Differentiated classroom and small group instruction to meet needs of students with different learning styles and ability levels.
  • Leveraged diverse instructional strategies and hands-on activities to engage students and boost understanding of material.
  • Engaged students in discussions to promote interest and drive learning.
  • Filled in for Mrs. Hudspeth, Math Interventionist, for about a two month time period, and also a 4th Grade Math Class for a two week time period at the Wake Village Elementary Campus, that including handling all assignments, special projects, tests, administrative updates and grading.
  • Worked with fellow teachers to develop cohesive educational plans and improve support for diverse students.
  • Enforced classroom routines to keep students on set schedule and operating at consistent level.
  • Maintained current student attendance and assignment records to prevent lapses during teacher absences.
  • Provided instruction for 15+ students in all subject areas.
  • Integrated existing and new technology into classroom to help provide creative and fun learning environment.
  • Studied Elementary school subjects to better understand student content and assist with projects and assignments.
  • Took notes and prepared reports on school day activities to provide to primary teacher.
  • Stayed up to date with current regional curriculums to maintain readiness for long- and short-term substitute jobs.
  • Assigned, explained and graded homework.
Texas A&M University-Texarkana - Math and English Tutor
City, STATE, 10/2017 - 05/2018
  • Taught students how to study, take notes and complete test questions.
  • Built student self-confidence by working through stages of Math and English TEKS concepts and using positive reinforcement techniques.
  • Attended to students in classroom, and study areas to maximize support.
  • Reinforced classroom learning with additional discussion and specially prepared problems.
  • Instructed small groups of students in key subject concepts.
  • Collaborated with Pleasant Grove Intermediate School teachers to identify educational goals and initiated strategies to keep the students plans on track.
  • Engaged students and made lessons entertaining to hold interest and encourage learning.
  • Built student confidence through positive reinforcement.
  • Coached students through challenging material with positive reinforcement and encouragement.
Activities and Honors

Sigma Alpha Pi (National Honor Society of Leadership and Success)

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School Attended

  • Texarkana College
  • Texas A&M University- Texarkana

Job Titles Held:

  • Paraprofessional
  • Substitute Teacher
  • Math and English Tutor


  • Associate of Applied Science
  • Bachelor of Science

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