Childcare provider committed to offering a safe and loving environment for children and toddlers in which they can flourish. English and Spanish speaker with 2 years providing a nurturing, safe and supportive daycare environment for 4-10 children. Led age-appropriate arts and crafts activities, supervised play times and monitored child behavior. Seeking Teaching/Teaching Assistant position with advancement opportunities.
Creative arts talent
Positive and cheerful
Mother of one
Complex problem solver
Proven team leader
Strong computer skills
Fluent in Spanish
Behavior management techniques
Exceptional organizational skills
Training in food handling preparation
Head Start program knowledge
Infant, toddler and preschool curricula
Excellent communication skills
Consistently received positive feedback from parents.
Worked with special needs children, including those with learning disabilities, mental challenges and physical impairments.
Solved severe child behavioral issues in positive and constructive ways.
Improved efficiency of parent-teacher communication by implementing daily overview for each parent of child's highlights.
04/2015 to Current
Substitute Teacher AssistantAlbina Head Start Inc. － Portland, Oregon
Encouraged early literacy through read-aloud time and alphabet games.
Supervised circle time, free play, outside play and learning and developmental activities.
Managed general housekeeping duties, including feeding, diapering, resting, and cleanup.
Supported children's emotional and social development by adapting communication tactics for differing needs.
Planned and led games, reading and activities for groups of 4-10 children.
Communicated with children's parents and guardians about daily activities, behaviors and problems.
Sparked creativity and imagination by helping children discover new things each day.
Escorted children on outings and trips to local parks and zoos.
Maintained daily records of activities, behaviors, meals and naps.
Incorporated music and art activities to encourage creativity and expression.
Offered detailed daily reports that outlined each child's activities.
Carefully monitored children's play activities.
Employed a variety of materials for children to explore and manipulate in learning activities and imaginative play.
Read stories to the children and taught them painting, drawing and crafts.
High School DiplomaBenson high School － Portland, OR
Continuing education in Early Childhood Education
Coursework in Emergency Preparedness
Coursework in Child Development
Coursework in Child Abuse Prevention
Coursework includes Nutrition, Health and Child Safety