teacher assistant substitute resume example with 4+ years of experience

(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

I am an aspiring teacher, and are passionate about working with children at multiple grade levels. I am also highly proficient in leading recreational and educational activities when providing head teachers support in all aspects of classroom management.

  • Responsible
  • Quick learner/flexible
  • I am bilingual in Spanish and English. (20+ years)
  • I know some American Sign Language.
  • I am very patient, reliable, trustworthy, kind and outgoing. (15+ years)
  • I have experience taking care of infants, toddlers and children. (10+ years)
  • I have volunteered at the Brandon Elementary School for my nephew's classroom during kindergarten and first grade.
  • I am able to operate under pressure
  • I adapt quickly to my surroundings
  • I have good time management and I am also detail-oriented
  • I am people friendly and a great listener
  • I am very efficient
  • I am capable of providing great classroom support
  • I help maintain a safe environment for students
Education and Training
Dos Pueblos Goleta, CA, Expected in 01/2013 High School Diploma : General Education - GPA :
Santa Barbara City College Santa Barbara, CA, Expected in 05/2021 Associate of Arts : English - GPA :
University of Channel Islands Camarillo, CA, Expected in 05/2023 Bachelor of Arts : English - Creative Writing - GPA :
Responsible Quick learner/flexible CPR and AED certified
Ymca Metro Atlanta - Teacher Assistant/Substitute
Newnan, GA, 10/2018 - 03/2020
  • As a teacher’s assistant and substitute I was responsible for assisting the lead teacher in indoor and outdoor activities. I also made sure to keep students safe by monitoring behaviors and tracking student movements and safety hazards.
  • I facilitated activities for the students
  • I supervised the students during free play, lunch time, nap time, during class field trips and while the teacher attended meetings
  • I modeled activities for students struggling to understand written instructions, and also participated in many class activities,
  • I shared information about student progress and concerns with the lead teacher.
  • I created materials for classroom instruction.
  • I met with teacher and other assistants before students arrived to determine plans for the day.
The Tjx Companies, Inc. - Camp Counselor
Boulder, CO, 06/2018 - 08/2018
  • As a camp counselor, my responsibility was to supervise a group of children, while engaging children in arts and crafts, singing, sports activities, games, field trips and maintaining a safe environment.
  • and provide them a safe environment while at the same time, creating a fun and engaging summer experience.
  • My duties involved, planning a schedule with a co-counselor, and preparing the activities for the children.
  • Whenever the occasion arose, I would improvise the schedule/some activities in order to keep the day flowing nicely.
  • I checked on campers struggling with various social and recreational skills to maintain camper and parent satisfaction.
  • I enforced discipline and policies to protect safety of recreational activity participants.
  • I also explained principles, techniques and safety requirements to activity participants to prevent injury.
Bassett Furniture Industries Incorporated - Front End Supervisor
King Of Prussia, PA, 08/2018 - 09/2018
  • As a front end supervisor, my job entailed resolving any customer concerns, answering phone calls and being attentive and ready to help any of the cashiers or team members that encountered problems while assisting a customer.
  • When working as a cashier I would assist customers in the final step of their shopping, and would ring them up with a friendly smile.
  • While working on the floor I would restock shelves, maintenance aisles and assist customers with any questions or concerns.
  • I answered phones to respond to customer inquiries and transfer calls to appropriate staff members.
  • I delegated work to employees based on shift requirements, individual strengths and unique training.
  • I handled payment processing and provided customers with receipts and proper bills and change.
Kmart - Sales Associate
City, STATE, 03/2015 - 09/2018
  • As a sales associate/cashier, I delivered exceptional and friendly customer service.
  • I went above and beyond to answer the customers' questions, and make recommendations of products when requested.
  • When asked, I also worked on the cash registers as a cashier, and therefore know how to handle money.
  • Upon my supervisors request I would train new coming employees without any problems.
  • I really enjoy working with the people in my community.
  • I maintained knowledge of current promotions, exchange guidelines, payment policies and security practices.
  • I built trusting relationships with customers by making personal connections.

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School Attended

  • Dos Pueblos
  • Santa Barbara City College
  • University of Channel Islands

Job Titles Held:

  • Teacher Assistant/Substitute
  • Camp Counselor
  • Front End Supervisor
  • Sales Associate


  • High School Diploma
  • Associate of Arts
  • Bachelor of Arts

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