Compassionate professional and active listener dedicated to working tirelessly with clients to help them resolve personal issues and thrive on their own terms. Ethical Community Assistant with six years experience working directly with each community on the northern border of Standing Rock.
Microsoft Office Systems and other computer proficiencies: scanning, faxing, and printing
Parenting Class Instructor Certified by Boys Town National Center.
Emergency response training (First Aid for First Responder's Social Work Class provided by Sitting Bull College for Human Services).
First AID/CPR Certified by Sanford Health-Bismarck, ND.
Family and Children's Programs Knowledge.
Compassionate and active listener.
Valid North Dakota Driver's License.
Ability to maintain accurate client records.
Prairie Knights Casino & ResortFort Yates, NDSwitchboard Operator05/2015 to 08/2015
Answered all incoming calls with professionalism.
Responsible for Hotel Front Desk Reservations via telephone.
Assisted Hotel Front Desk with all operations.
Responsible for operation of Gift Shop sales and transactions.
Responsible for nightly bank audit and count.
Early Childhood Tracking SystemsFort Yates, NDCommunity Assistant12/2009 to Current
Handled confidentiality with the highest degree of importance.
Submitted detailed cost statements of mileage reports.
Responsible for Parenting Classes through local program referrals focusing on family life and emotional problems.
Provided resourceful information classes about local resources to help families use self-efficacy.
Experienced in Case Management, Family Interviewing, and Addictions Counseling via Human Service Degree.
Project planning by weekly visits/appointments/screenings.
Planned service arrangements in several group/collaboration efforts with local programs to help meet the needs of local families.
Home BaseFort Yates, NDHome Visitor02/2008 to 12/2009
Provided families with Development, Family, and Individual Services.
Transported clients to appointments.
Maintained records based on a point system for eligibility for enrollment into program.
Conducted interviews with families and created a Family Service Agreement to help build and attain family goals.
Conducted weekly home visits in every district of Standing Rock Sioux Tribe.
Provided social gatherings twice a month for parent education.
Collaborated with Social Services, Indian Health Services, Sioux County Court House, and B.I.A Enrollment to assist families in gathering applications, documentation, and completion of applications for assistance (included in Family Service Agreement).
Set goals with family for children and worked in quarters to evaluate the process.
Computed Monthly Reports of expenses, mileage, attendance, National Relief Charities Information, and nutrition activities.
Supervised three employees to help enhance time management.
Fort Yates Public Indian Health ServiceFort Yates, NDMedical Records Clerk01/2007 to 01/2008
Maintained files for all patients
Printed Computer Reports
Prepared charts every morning and double checked codes for billing
Assisted File Manager in attaining information
Standing Rock Head StartFort Yates, NDInfant/Toddler Caregiver01/2006 to 01/2007
Provided care for children under the age of three years old.
Maintained daily/weekly reports.
Provided educational information to parents.
Provided daily educational activities to toddlers daily to enrich development.
Sitting Bull CollegeFort Yates, NDField Assistant05/2004 to 07/2004
Conducted wildlife and grazing units with assistance of removing noxious weeds.
Studied Social Sciences to find a solution for grazing unit plant life to thrive.
Gathered local data through reports and GIS/GPS reports.
Generated monthly report on findings.
Presented all relevant date to Supervisor.
Standing Rock Workforce Investment Act (Youth Services)Fort Yates, NDChild Care Secretary06/2003 to 07/2003
Assisted Secretary with filing system
Assisted Secretary with daily mailing
Responsible for basic computer functions such as printing, filing, faxing, and answering incoming calls.
Assisted applicants with enrollment into Child Care Assistance Program.
Bachelor of Science:General Studies2015Sitting Bull College, Fort Yates, North Dakota, SiouxGeneral Studies
Associate of Science:Human Service Technician2014Sitting Bull College, Fort Yates, North Dakota, SiouxHuman Service Technician
Associate of Arts:General Studies2008Sitting Bull College, Fort Yates, North Dakota, SiouxGeneral Studies
Provided Parenting Class skills targeting family problems, family life, and emotional problems through instruction of Common Sense Parenting, Boys Town Press.
Provided resourceful information and referrals to local and state agencies to help gain self-sufficiency.
Administered Screenings, Family Interviews, File Management (500 annually of Standing Rock Children under five), and scheduled Home Visits weekly in assigned Districts.
Collaborated with local programs to help provide services more services to outside communities.
Practiced a high level of confidentiality as a mandated reporter to insure overall safety of all families and children.
Conducted on-site visits daily in assigned area (communities).
Assisted West Central Human Services in providing services in remote areas with location through referrals from Right Tracks Program.
Knowledge of Case Management, Counseling, Psychology, and Interviewing through Human Service Degree at Sitting Bull College.