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Bakersfield Homeless Center - Volunteer Preschool Teacher Resume Example

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Sofia Cox
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I am seeking a position within an agency or institution, supporting students with their educational needs in the general or special education population.
  • Home and Day Program Aide, 5 years of experience 
  • Preschool Teacher and Assistant, 8 years of experience 
  • Instructional Aide for Special Education, 11 years of experience
  • Education and Training
  • Instructing
  • Active Listening
  • Speaking
  • Time Management
  • Learning Strategies
  • Judgment and Decision Making
  • Child Development Teacher Permit
  • CPR & First Aid Certification
  • P.A,R.T Trained
Bakersfield Homeless Center Bakersfield, Ca Volunteer Preschool Teacher Sep 2014Present
  • Provide children with a positive learning environment.
  • Interact with children and model appropriate behavior strategies
  • Assist preschool aged children with their developmental growth such as providing activities to stimulate their language, fine motor skills, and comprehension.
  • Create a fun environment for children to learn and grow.
  • Establish and enforce rules for behavior, and procedures for maintaining order.
  • Organize and lead activities designed to promote physical, mental and social development, such as games, arts and crafts, music, storytelling, and field trips.
  • Teach basic skills such as color, shape, number and letter recognition, personal hygiene, and social skills.
Valley Baptist Bakersfield, Ca Kindergarten Sunday School Teacher May 2014Present
  • Organize and lead activities designed to promote physical, mental and social development, such as games, arts and crafts, music, storytelling, and field trips
  • Provide a variety of materials and resources for children to explore, manipulate and use, both in learning activities and in imaginative play.
  • Assimilate arriving children to the school environment by greeting them, helping them remove outerwear, and selecting activities of interest to them.
  • Prepare materials and classrooms for class activities.
  • Establish clear objectives for all lessons, units, and projects, and communicate those objectives to children.
Kern County Superintendent of Schools Bakersfield, Ca Instructional Aide Oct 2003Present
  • Assist children with special needs in a classroom with academics and developmental appropriate activities.
  • Provide children with counsel, guidance, and encouragement.
  • Respond to children and their needs in a positive and professional manner.
  • Assist the teacher with delivery of curriculum and age related activities.
  • Worked at a school site with preschool aged children for approximately seven years.
  • Organize and supervise games and other recreational activities to promote physical, mental, and social development.
  • Observe students' performance, and record relevant data to assess progress.
  • Carry out therapeutic regimens such as behavior modification and personal development programs, under the supervision of special education instructors, psychologists, or speech-language pathologists.
  • Provide disabled students with assistive devices, supportive technology, and assistance accessing facilities such as restrooms.
  • Provide extra assistance to students with special needs, such as non-English-speaking students or those with physical and mental disabilities.
Lloyds Liberty Homes Bakersfield, Ca Direct Staff Nov 2001Jun 2015
  • Assisted mentally and physically challenged elderly individuals in a day program environment.
  • Duties included assisting clients with their toileting and hygiene needs.
  • Incorporating activities to assist in enhancing their cognitive, mental and physical well-being.
  • Assisted with feeding and encouraging the clients to practice using their fine and gross motor skills.
  • The passing of medications and proper documentation of health procedures.
  • Planned community outings, and fun activities for clients to participate in.
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Valley Bible Fellowship Bakersfield, Ca Preschool Sunday School Teacher Aug 2007May 2014
  • Instructed preschool age children on bible-centered curriculum.
  • Created developmentally appropriate activities by using manipulative objects, sensory, and music to create a fun learning environment.
  • Planned and provided age appropriate activities to further enhance children and their cognitive, physical, social, emotional, and educational development.
  • Read books to entire classes or to small groups.
  • Arrange indoor and outdoor space to facilitate creative play, motor-skill activities, and safety.
  • Demonstrate activities to children.
  • Supervise, evaluate, and plan assignments for teacher assistants and volunteers.
Better Way Services Bakersfield, Ca Supported Living Staff Jun 2003Feb 2007
  • Assisted disabled clients in their homes with daily living skills such as cooking, hygiene and, housekeeping tasks.
  • Perform housekeeping duties, such as cooking, cleaning, washing clothes or dishes, or running errands.
  • Transport clients to locations outside the home, such as to physicians' offices or on outings, using a motor vehicle.
  • Instruct or advise clients on issues such as household cleanliness, utilities, hygiene, nutrition, or infant care.
  • Perform healthcare-related tasks, such as monitoring vital signs and administering medication, under the direction of registered nurses or physiotherapists.
  • Prepare and maintain records of client progress and services performed, reporting changes in client condition to manager or supervisor.

California State University Bakersfield Bakersfield, Ca Bachelor of Arts: Child, Adolescent, and Family Studies Jun 2015
Bakersfield College Bakersfield, Ca Associate of Arts: Liberal Arts May 2012
West High School Bakersfield, Ca High School Diploma Jun 1994
I possess a Child Development Teacher Permit
Additional Information
  • CA Drivers License Class: C (passenger car)
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Previous Companies:

  • Bakersfield Homeless Center
  • Valley Baptist
  • Kern County Superintendent of Schools

Previous Job Positions:

  • Volunteer Preschool Teacher
  • Kindergarten Sunday School Teacher
  • Instructional Aide
  • Direct Staff
  • Preschool Sunday School Teacher


  • California State University Bakersfield
  • Bakersfield College
  • West High School

Level of Education:

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

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