Teacher Assistant resume example with 3+ years of experience

Jessica Claire
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105 (555) 432-1000,
Professional Summary

Dedicated Educator focused on supporting faculty with classroom needs. Successful at maintaining clean and organized supplies, as well as planning activities and leading field trips. Excellent tutor, record keeper and multitasker. Thoughtful teaching professional engaging others with positive attitude. Offering 3 years of experience in assistanting children and interacting. Driving positive classroom environments by initiating communication and comprehension.

  • Supervision
  • Communications
  • Team Building
  • First Aid/CPR
  • Special education
  • Student progress reporting
  • Play-based instruction
  • Creative lesson planning
  • Structured play knowledge
  • Ability to teach children
  • Solid people skills
  • Curriculum Development
  • Child development
  • Early Childhood Education
Work History
12/2019 to Current Teacher Assistant Eastern Connecticut Health Network | Tolland, CT,
  • Supported student learning objectives through personalized and small group assistance.
  • Tutored struggling students individually and in small groups to reinforce learning concepts.
  • Organized classroom materials to help teachers prepare for daily instruction and activities.
  • Kept classrooms clean, neat and properly sanitized for student health and classroom efficiency.
  • Retained interest and maximized receptive learning by educating students using hands-on instructional techniques.
  • Participated in professional development opportunities and attended in-services and seminars.
  • Assisted teachers with supervision and care of group of 20 children.
03/2018 to 02/2020 Swim Instructor Ymca Of Austin | Buda, TX,
  • Observed recreational users to detect safety concerns and prevent ongoing violations.
  • Brought in emergency personnel and offered continuous care until arrival of authorities.
  • Learned and maintained proficiency in first responder skills such as First Aid and CPR to offer individuals in distress optimal support.
  • Helped students adjust to pool and unfamiliar surroundings, resulting in better results during individual and group lessons.
  • Taught students pool and water safety guidelines.
  • Gave private lessons to special needs students, including those with Down Syndrome and missing limbs conditions, teaching such techniques as floating and treading water.
  • Tracked students' progress and gave constructive feedback for skills requiring improvement.
  • Explained and demonstrated Butterfly and breaststroke swimming strokes, exhibiting proper technique and positioning in water.
  • Applied various teaching aids to minimize learning gaps and effectively instruct and motivate students.
  • Earned positive feedback from parents regarding classroom instruction and student learning success.
  • Worked closely with students and parents to increase positive feedback from parents and boost overall student success.
  • Observed other instructors and lecturers, gathering valuable techniques to be implemented into future lectures and courses.
05/2018 to 06/2018 Sales Associate Compass Group Usa Inc | Richmond, VA,
  • Maintained records related to sales, returns and inventory availability.
  • Organized racks and shelves to maintain store visual appeal, engage customers and promote specific merchandise.
  • Applied security and loss prevention training toward recognizing risks and reducing store theft.
  • Maintained organized, presentable merchandise to drive continuous sales.
  • Analyzed and properly processed product returns, assisting customers with finding alternative merchandise to meet needs.
  • Prepared merchandise for sales floor by pricing or tagging.
  • Delivered high level of assistance by locating products and checking store system for merchandise at other sites.
  • Educated customers on promotions to enhance sales.
  • Processed product returns and assisted customers with other selections.
02/2018 to 04/2018 Cashier Rittenhouse Markets | Philadelphia, PA,
  • Restocked, arranged and organized merchandise in front lanes to drive product sales.
  • Helped customers complete purchases, locate items and join reward programs to promote loyalty, satisfaction and sales numbers.
  • Checked prices for customers and processed items sold by scanning barcodes.
  • Promoted customer loyalty and consistent sales by delivering friendly service and knowledgeable assistance.
  • Educated customers on promotions to enhance sales.
  • Answered questions about store policies and concerns to support positive customer experiences.
  • Replenished sales floor merchandise and organized shelves, racks and bins for optimal appearance.
  • Assisted customers with special services, account updates and promotional options.
Expected in 04/2017 High School Diploma | Seton Keough High School, Baltimore, MD, GPA:
  • Member of Music Honors
  • Member of Math Honor Society
  • Member of Woman of Color Society
Expected in | Nursing Palm Beach Atlantic University - West Palm Beach, West Palm Beach, FL GPA:
  • Received Sail Fish Scholarship
Expected in Associate of Applied Science | Early Childhood Education The Community College of Baltimore County, Catonsville, MD GPA:

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Resume Overview

School Attended

  • Seton Keough High School
  • Palm Beach Atlantic University - West Palm Beach
  • The Community College of Baltimore County

Job Titles Held:

  • Teacher Assistant
  • Swim Instructor
  • Sales Associate
  • Cashier


  • High School Diploma
  • Some College (No Degree)
  • Associate of Applied Science

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