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preschool lead teacher resume example with 18+ years of experience

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

I have always had a love for working with children and seeing them grow and learn. Kindhearted Preschool teacher with 10 years of educational experience. Expert in closely monitoring student safety while providing fun, academic and inclusive environments. Dedicated to effective budgeting and scheduling with extensive training in promoting developmental milestones.

Skills
  • Regulatory compliance
  • Safety precautions
  • Analytical decision making
  • Childcare requirements
  • Lesson planning
  • Effectively work with parents
  • CPR/First-aid certified
Experience
Preschool Lead Teacher, 07/2015 to Current
Ymca Metro AtlantaCanton, GA,
  • Increased student academic performance by diversifying teaching techniques.
  • Distributed quarterly progress assessments and milestone reports to each parent.
  • Promoted good behaviors by using positive reinforcement methods with children.
  • Administered and documented results of student assessments.
  • Organized all types of activities for classroom of 10 students to teach a wide variety of skills.
  • Communicated with parents regularly to maintain student progress, schedule meetings and increase overall student happiness.
  • Supervised up to 10 children on field trips to local parks, fire stations and zoos.
  • Maintained daily records of individual activities, behaviors, meals and naps.
  • Incorporated music and art activities to encourage creativity and expression.
  • Recognized early signs of emotional or developmental problems in children.
  • Taught children foundational skills in colors, shapes and letters.
  • Implemented hands-on, play-based strategies for experiential learning.
  • Controlled classroom environments with clearly outlined rules and positive reinforcement techniques.
  • Developed professional relationships with parents, teachers, directors and therapists.
  • Enhanced sensory abilities by giving children access to numerous textures and shapes.
Preschool Teacher, 07/2013 to 05/2015
Jupiter House PreschoolCedar Park, TX,
  • Maintained daily records of individual activities, behaviors, meals and naps.
  • Enhanced sensory abilities by giving children access to numerous textures and shapes.
  • Identified children in need of extra support for emotional, health-related or developmental concerns and conceived improvement strategies.
  • Collaborated with parents to develop and maintain strong support networks and build rapport to foster seamless communication.
  • Organized and led activities to promote physical, mental and social development.
  • Controlled classroom environments with clearly outlined rules and positive reinforcement techniques.
  • Taught children foundational skills such as colors, shapes and letters.
  • Distributed quarterly progress assessments and milestone reports to each parent.
  • Completed all required documentation for National Head Start program.
  • Developed professional relationships with parents, teachers, directors and therapists.
  • Observed children for signs of illness, injury, emotional disturbance, learning disorders and speech problems.
  • Incorporated music, art and theater into lesson planning.
  • Promoted good behaviors by using positive reinforcement methods with children.
  • Observed children to record development.
  • Enforced behavior expectations at all times.
  • Implemented hands-on, play-based strategies such as games and crafts for experiential learning.
  • Encouraged children to be understanding of others, show good manners and instructed in other social development behaviors.
  • Promoted good behaviors by using positive reinforcement methods.
  • Identified early signs of emotional and developmental problems in children.
  • Worked closely with site director, family care workers, classroom teaching team and other specialists.
Substitute Teacher, 09/2009 to 05/2013
Spring Education GroupNewtown Square - S. Media Line, PA,
  • Educated students in various subjects to provide seamless transition during absence of head teacher.
  • Implemented lesson plans assigned by classroom teacher to educate students about key concepts.
  • Enforced classroom routines to keep students on schedule and operating at consistent level.
  • Assisted fellow teachers with assignments, special projects, tests, administrative updates and grading as needed.
Foster Care Social Worker, 09/1995 to 06/2002
The Mentor NetworkSwansea, MA,
  • Explained available housing, domestic violence, employment, education and substance abuse treatment resources to clients.
  • Worked with community resources to engage youth in pro-social activities and help families access services.
  • Referred family members to outside support options to assist with coping during times of increased stress.
  • Met with clients to determine necessary services and make treatment recommendations.
  • Entered client data in centralized database and maintained up-to-date case records for all clients.
  • Conferred with clients to discuss options and goals for various services.
  • Interviewed clients to assess situations, capabilities and problems.
  • Coordinated between various entities to manage cases.
  • Identified appropriate community resources and provided referrals for services.
  • Informed victims about legal processes and timelines.
Education and Training
Bachelor of Science: Child Development And Family Relations, Expected in 05/1995 to Western Carolina University - Cullowhee, NC
GPA:

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School Attended

  • Western Carolina University

Job Titles Held:

  • Preschool Lead Teacher
  • Preschool Teacher
  • Substitute Teacher
  • Foster Care Social Worker

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science

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