Excelling Families of ArizonaGilbert , AZParent Aide07/2017 to CurrentTransport child(ren) to supervised visitation location;Supervise the visit between non-custodial parents and their child(ren). This includes monitoring and, if necessary, intervening with the parent or child when inappropriate behaviors are demonstrated;Assess skill level and needs of biological parents;Create service plan in collaboration with Arizona Department of Child Safety Specialist and client;Provision of evidence-based parenting skills training in the residence of the client, education and training in life skills and accessing community resources;Monitor and document interactions during supervised visit on visitation summary reports;Terminate the supervised visitation if the visit becomes harmful to the child;Maintain a professional relationship with parents, family members and children;Be prompt in keeping appointments and adhering to agreed upon schedules;Record time, mileage and supervised visitation on required documents. Turn in reports and forms by due date;Respect the visitation site location rules regarding visitation procedures; andAbide by the Department of Child Safety's confidentiality standards.
Madison County School DistrictRidgeland , MSTeacher's Assistant SPED Autism 08/2016 to 12/2016Physically assisting students with tasks like eating, using the bathroom,
riding the bus and moving from one
classroom to another. In addition, special education assistants are often
called upon to provide instructional assistance to special education students. Special
education instructional assistants may tailor lessons to an individual
student's needs or assist students with especially challenging assignments.
Special education instructional assistants may also monitor and record a
student's progress or behavior in an effort to better meet a student's needs.
Methodist Children's HomeJackson , MSChild Care Counselor09/2015 to 07/2016Maintain a therapeutic environment by: supervising youth, using positive
discipline and associated behavior modification techniques, using crisis
intervention techniques effectively, and counseling/teaching e.g., in life
skills. Observe and promptly respond to behavioral issues, adhere to safety
standards and encourage living habits, listen and problem solve to provide a
safe, secure, and positive environment for each resident. Enforce daily program
schedule, under the direction of the Program Specialist and/or their designee,
and ensure treatment plans are effectively implemented as directed. Teach
residents desirable health and personal habits and Teach / model for residents
Independent Living Skills (i.e. housekeeping, cooking) Operate van or company
vehicle safely when driving residents, adhering to reasonable cleanliness
standards and notifying appropriate personnel of maintenance concerns. Administer
medications and any medically related protocol according to safe and regulated
policies and procedures. Attend all staff trainings and meetings and
demonstrate competency in associated knowledge and skills and maintain all
Ramapo for Children Rhinebeck, NYReading Center Counselor & Bunk Life Counselor &Mentor06/2013 to 08/2013Keep campers
engaged and active, teach life skills and to make goals for themselves. Wake campers
up in the morning, and see to it they transition smoothly to their next activity. Also helping
the campers get ready for bed, teaching them life skills they will continually
use when they
Lockheed Martin Twic ProgramClinton, MSCustomer Service Representative Customer Service01/2013 to 06/2013Respond to general
inquiries from citizens as well as TSA (Transportation Security Administration)
agents. Resolve customer complaints via phone, email, mail, or social media.
Use telephones to reach out to customers and verify account information. Greet
customers warmly and ascertain problem or reason for calling. Assist with
placement of orders, refunds, or exchanges.
Education and Training
Social Work2014Jackson State University, Jackson, MS
Social Work2017Jackson State University, Jackson, MS
Department of Human Services Rankin County Fall 2014