paraprofessional educator resume example with 14+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Paraprofessional/Substitute Teacher
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Professional Summary

Effective Paraprofessional Educator with strong history of faculty collaboration and IEP management demonstrated across 4 years in similar roles. Highly skilled in managing diverse learning modClaireties and providing classroom support. To seek and maintain full-time position that offers professional challenges utilizing interpersonal skills, excellent time management and problem-solving skills. Organized and dependable candidate successful at managing multiple priorities with a positive attitude. Willingness to take on added responsibilities to meet team goals. Educational professional accomplished in organizing teacher curricula, assisting with lessons and collaborating with other professionals to provide highest level of education for each student. Motivational and encouraging attitude which supports students' self-empowerment. Driven to provide academic and emotional guidance for all students.

  • Reinforcing Learning Concepts
  • Student Behavior and Progress Reporting
  • Organization and Prioritization
  • Experience with Diverse Student Populations
  • Teacher Support and Collaboration
  • Positive Reinforcement Methods
  • Student Needs Support
  • Group and Individual Instruction
  • Classroom Management
  • School Policy and Rules Enforcement
  • Calm and Patient Demeanor
  • Supervising Classroom Activities
  • Student Health and Safety
Work History
Paraprofessional Educator, 08/2019 to 05/2022
Dollar TreeMuskogee, OK,
  • Provided support to help students with special needs learn and grow.
  • Assisted teachers with classroom management and document coordination to maintain positive learning environment.
  • Maintained inclusive learning environment to enable students to gain maximum benefit from lessons.
  • Provided support during classes, group lessons and classroom activities.
  • Monitored student classroom and outdoors activities to promote student safety.
  • Supported student learning objectives through personClairezed and small group assistance.
  • Documented student behaviors, interventions and outcomes to enable lead teacher to address pertinent issues.
  • Set up visual aids, equipment and classroom displays to support teacher's lesson delivery.
  • Oversaw students in classroom and common areas to monitor, enforce rules and support lead teacher.
  • Delivered curriculum in both one-on-one lessons and group learning environments.
  • Assessed student social, emotional and academic needs to plan goals appropriately.
  • Kept classrooms clean, neat and properly sanitized for student health and classroom efficiency.
  • Prepared instructional materials for group and one-on-one use to comply with established curriculum.
  • Handed out classroom materials, like pencils, paper and crayons.
  • Collated classroom materials to help teachers prepare for daily instruction and activities.
  • Assessed student assignments to check quClairety and completeness before submission for grading.
  • Oversaw groups of students at school and off-site locations, maintaining optimal safety and security.
Department Manager, 10/2015 to 05/2019
MerakeyGallatin, TN,
  • Managed inventory and receiving operations to maintain optimal stock levels and meet expected demands.
  • Worked actively with management team to create daily and weekly sales plans based on weekly sales trends.
  • Communicated with managers of other departments to maintain transparency.
  • Motivated associates to consistently deliver effective selling behaviors through coaching and recognition.
  • Kept employee workloads fair and balanced to achieve objectives while maintaining high job satisfaction.
  • Coached sales associates in product specifications, sales incentives and selling techniques, significantly increasing customer satisfaction ratings.
  • Partnered with merchandising team to plan and execute floor moves, merchandise placement and overall sales set-up.
  • Prepared detailed reports for management to clarify existing trends, review sales and inventory data and support shrink minimization and safety awareness.
  • Developed empowering employee culture focused on equipping employees to independently meet customer needs.
  • Set, enforced and optimized internal policies to maintain responsiveness to demands.
  • Analyzed and interpreted store trends to facilitate planning.
  • Applied performance data to evaluate and improve operations, target current business conditions and forecast needs.
  • Reconciled daily sales transactions to balance and log day-to-day revenue.
  • Formulated pricing policies by reviewing merchandising activities and determining additional needed sales promotions.
  • Updated policies to reflect changing conditions and maintain optimal safety standards for all employees.
  • Arranged sales incentives with store management and vendor representatives to reward deserving team members for exceeding expectations.
  • Assessed supplier quClairety to maintain tight cost controls and maximize business operational performance.
  • Approved regular payroll submissions for employees.
  • Devised processes to boost long-term business success and increase profit levels.
  • Systematized [Number] units of inventory, improving rate of internal loss prevention by [Number]%.
  • Achieved financial objectives by preparing annual budgets, scheduling expenditures, analyzing variances and initiating corrective actions.
  • Established and administered annual budget with controls to prevent overages, minimize burn rate and support sustainability objectives.
Pharmacy Technician, 10/2013 to 10/2015
WalgreensCity, STATE,
  • Answered incoming phone calls and addressed questions from customers and healthcare providers.
  • Calculated dosage, filled prescriptions and prepared prescription labels with absolute accuracy.
  • Counted and labeled prescriptions with correct item and quantity.
  • Stocked, labeled and inventoried medication to keep accurate records.
  • Communicated with patients to collect information about prescriptions and medical conditions or arrange consultations with pharmacists.
  • Performed various pharmacy operational activities with strong commitment to accuracy, efficiency and service quClairety.
  • Assisted pharmacist by filling prescriptions for customers and responding to patient questions regarding prescription and medication-specific issues.
  • Performed wide range of pharmacy operations with strong commitment to accuracy, efficiency and service quClairety.
  • Entered and processed patients' prescriptions into internal system.
  • Maintained proper drug storage procedures, registries, and records for controlled drugs.
  • Collected co-payments or full payments from customers.
  • Solved customer problems in-person or over telephone by providing assistance with placing orders, navigating systems and locating items.
  • Consulted with insurance company representatives to complete claims processing, resolve concerns and reconcile payments.
  • Restocked pharmacy shelves with current merchandise to drive consistent peripheral sales.
  • Counted, measured, and compounded medications following standard procedures.
  • Helped pharmacist clear problematic prescriptions and address customer questions to keep pharmacy efficient.
  • Ordered medicines daily to replenish stock and increase inventory in anticipation of need.
  • Processed incoming drug orders by checking deliveries against paperwork and updating computer system.
  • Communicated with prescribers to verify medication dosages, refill authorizations and patient information.
  • Reviewed and verified customer information and insurance provider information.
  • Counted, measured and compounded medications following standard procedures.
  • Located and measured medications according to prescription information, making modifications as instructed by pharmacists and providers.
  • Monitored ordering of pharmacy medication stock to maintain streamlined inventory and low overhead.
  • Verified patient data and billing information to discover and resolve erroneous bills due to system errors.
  • Communicated instructions to patients or caregivers about proper use and storage of drugs.
  • Restocked automated medication dispensing equipment.
  • Resolved non-routine issues like third-party billing, computer system and customer service issues.
  • Resolved non-routine issues like third party billing, computer system and customer service issues.
  • Assisted patients in minimizing medical expenses by recommending generic alternative prescription medications.
  • Coordinated with insurance representatives to process claims and calculate correct co-pay information for patients.
  • Prepared intravenous solutions, admixtures, respiratory drugs and other solutions using aseptic techniques.
  • Prepared bills for insurance companies and submitted required paperwork.
  • Provided consultations and answered inquiries from patients, healthcare professionals and physicians regarding drugs, potential side effects and specified use.
  • Supervised [Number] pharmacy technicians and coordinated day-to-day assignments.
  • Liaised with other pharmacies to eliminate issues related to product expiration.
Home Health Care Provider, 05/2004 to 05/2010
Jewish Family Home CareCity, STATE,
  • Assisted patients with dressing, grooming and feeding needs, helping to overcome and adapt to mobility restrictions.
  • Completed household management tasks for clients within private home settings.
  • Assisted patients with handling daily chores and errands by transporting to appointments, cleaning personal spaces and purchasing supplies.
  • Provided patients with assistance in completing daily tasks, reducing daily burden on family members.
  • Cooked tasty, nourishing meals for patients to promote better nutrition.
  • Provided assistance to clients by handling household cleaning duties, managing schedules and transporting to and from medical appointments.
  • Helped patients safely transition between sleeping surfaces and mobility assistance such as wheelchairs by providing consistent support.
  • Kept close eye on behavior and emotional responses of clients to address concerns and protect each person from harm.
  • Monitored progress and documented patient health status changes to keep care team updated.
  • Assisted disabled clients to support independence and well-being.
  • Encouraged patients to participate in safe physical activity to help boost mood and improve overall wellness.
  • Followed nutritional plans to prepare optimal meals.
  • Administered medication as directed by physician.
  • Interacted kindly with patients and families and displayed positive, outgoing attitude, resulting in establishment of long-term, professional relationships.
  • Offered support for client mental and emotional needs to enhance physical outcomes and overall happiness.
  • Coordinated daily medicine schedules and administration to help clients address symptoms and enhance quClairety of life.
  • Developed rapport to create safe and trusting environment for care.
  • Administered medications to patients and remained vigilant for negative side effects.
  • Checked vital signs on daily basis and contacted supervisor regarding patient health concerns or behavioral changes.
  • Supervised daily activities and provided assistance to staff.
  • Acted as resource for field staff, referral sources, physicians, patients and families for clinical issues and concerns.
  • Maintained positive working relationships with referral sources to promote business services.
  • Consistently met demands of clients by providing sufficient numbers of direct care providers.
  • Managed operations and staffing to meet key performance indicators for patient and customer satisfaction and quClairety care.
  • Reviewed and audited relevant reports and processes to support quClairety while identifying and addressing staff training needs.
Associate of Applied Science: NURSING , Expected in
Tidewater Community College - Norfolk, VA
GED: , Expected in 05/2003
Atlantic High School Adult Education Center - Delray Beach, FL

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School Attended

  • Tidewater Community College
  • Atlantic High School Adult Education Center

Job Titles Held:

  • Paraprofessional Educator
  • Department Manager
  • Pharmacy Technician
  • Home Health Care Provider


  • Associate of Applied Science
  • GED

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