special needs bus paraprofessional resume example with 20+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
  • , , 609 Johnson Ave., 49204, Tulsa, OK 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor
  • Home: (555) 432-1000
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Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth.

  • First aid and CPR certified
  • IEP familiarity
  • Behavioral improvements
  • Safety understanding
  • Skill building support
Special Needs Bus Paraprofessional, 08/2019 to Current
Ascension HealthBartlett, IL,
  • Applied positive reinforcement to redirect negative behaviors.
  • Developed and strengthened good relationships with staff, students and families.
  • Offered students personalized educational, behavioral and emotional support.
  • Worked to be good role model to students by demonstrating positive behaviors, maintaining appropriate dress and showing solid work ethic.
  • Communicated and collaborated well with educators from various grade levels.
  • Greeted students and family members or caregivers at each stop.
  • Completed documentation and reports for incidents.
  • Responded to emergency situations by attending to students or administering first aid.
  • Updated attendance logs for daily routes.
  • Worked closely with others to provide the best environment possible for students.
  • Reviewed and followed Individual Education Program (IEP) plan for each student.
  • Maintained order on bus to prevent driver distraction.
  • Monitored all students throughout route for safety.
  • Seated students and secured seatbelts, harnesses or other protective devices.
  • Loaded and unloaded individuals in wheelchairs using motorized lift and securing wheelchair in place.
  • Assisted students with physical and mental limitations to safely get on and off bus.
Cosmetologist, 01/2012 to Current
Ascension HealthGrosse Pointe Woods, MI,
  • Answering phones, scheduling appointments and processing payments.
  • Double-checked inventories and staff stocking of treatment and sale areas.
  • Handled cash and credit card payments daily with consistent accuracy.
  • Keeping monthly budget.
  • Basic bookkeeping needs such as filing and maintaining clients' records.
  • Fostered clean and sanitary work environment to protect customers and staff from infection.
  • Met with new clients and provided successful hair consultations detailing expectations for color, style and cut.
  • Stayed up-to-date on current and emerging trends to increase professional value and meet diverse client needs.
  • Recommended treatment and styling products to customers to meet current needs or resolve specific concerns.
  • Kept notes listing preferences and services provided to clients for quick reference.
  • Washed, colored, cut and styled hair for high volume of clients daily.
  • Engaged positively with clients to deliver memorable customer experiences that resulted in repeat business.
Cosmetologist, 01/2003 to 12/2011
Boston StokerDayton, OH,
  • Met with new clients and provided successful hair consultations detailing expectations for color, style and cut.
  • Treated customers to extra services such as shampooing and head massage to promote loyalty.
  • Maintained relationships with long-term clients while handling up to 3-5 walk-in appointments daily.
  • Performed skin consultations, facials, microdermabrasion and acne treatments.
  • Beautified customers by performing facials and waxing.
  • Attended in-store product training with vendor representatives to increase product knowledge.
  • Demonstrated artistic techniques and product expertise to educate customers on makeup and skincare products.
Office Manager, 07/1999 to 04/2001
Perfect TeethCity, STATE,
  • Scheduled patient appointments and effectively handled cancellations and last-minute adjustments.
  • Responded to patient queries and concerns to resolve issues in accordance with company policies and procedures, healthcare regulations and dental board standards.
  • Implemented staff scheduling procedures to provide full coverage, supporting organizational needs.
  • Organized supply purchases, equipment upgrades and operating expenses.
  • Handled all office phone calls, correspondence and packages to keep hygienists and dentists free to focus on patients.
  • Coordinated office operations to secure team compliance to optimal patient protections and administrative requirements.
  • Tracked stocks of office supplies and reordered materials to meet expected dental patient loads.
  • Liaised with customers, addressed inquiries, handled meeting requests and answer billing questions to provide outstanding customer care.
Education and Training
Associate of Arts: Cosmetology, Expected in 11/2002 to Artistic Beauty College - Westminster, CO,
High School Diploma: , Expected in 06/1999 to Brighton High School - Brighton, CO

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School Attended

  • Artistic Beauty College
  • Brighton High School

Job Titles Held:

  • Special Needs Bus Paraprofessional
  • Cosmetologist
  • Cosmetologist
  • Office Manager


  • Associate of Arts
  • High School Diploma

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