Teaching Assistant Resume Sample

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Charles Terry



Minneapolis, Minnesota(555) 983-1317Charles.Terry@email.com

Professional Summary

Dedicated, empathetic Teaching Assistant with experience aiding students with special needs and learning disabilities and demonstrated creativity and patience seeks a leadership role as a Teaching Assistant at ACME Corp.

Skills

  • Motivated listener to support learning and growth for children

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Expert-level experience with Microsoft Office suite

  • Proven problem-solving skills in stressful situations; trained to work with students with autism

  • SMART goal trained to help children and teachers achieve success in the classroom

Work History

  • Rotate among grades 1–5 to assist Teachers and students with creating and facilitating lessons, educational activities, homework and schedules

  • Supervise children in the cafeteria during lunch and for bus duty before and after school; work with children to remove barriers preventing their participation in class

  • Train new Teaching Assistants on school policies and procedures

  • Serve as one of five certified CPR and emergency responders for the school

  • Assisted first grade teachers in educational activities, classroom management and child engagement; created a classroom email emergency chain to keep parents up to date on important information and alerts.

  • Led up to five educational group activities and games throughout the school day.

  • Established rapport and trust with children using a nurturing approach.

  • Aided teachers in helping students reach developmental and cognitive milestones

  • Assisted lead Teacher in communicating with parents regarding student achievements and challenges

  • Implemented daily classroom schedule for Teachers and students

  • Learned how to effectively work with students with special needs and learning disabilities, including autism and dyslexia

  • Managed student behavior management plans to ensure continued improvement and classroom engagement

  • Assisted lead Teacher in communicating with parents regarding student achievements and challenges

  • Implemented daily classroom schedule for Teachers and students

  • Learned how to effectively work with students with special needs and learning disabilities, including autism and dyslexia

  • Managed student behavior management plans to ensure continued improvement and classroom engagement

Education

Additional Information

  • Teacher Aide Certification from Minneapolis Community College

  • Active member of the Minneapolis Teacher Aide Association and an active volunteer for the Domestic Violence Center for Abused Children