Lead Teacher / Social Services
Keystone Heights, FL 32656
Versatile Teacher and Protective Investigator skilled in assessments, intakes, referrals, crisis management and case management. Extensive knowledge of community resources in the surrounding area. I'm an organized and self-motivated professional, who takes her job seriously. I will bring effective leadership to my work environment and will approach any task with a calm an objective eye. Willing to relocate: Anywhere
Authorized to work in the US for any employer
Love To Learn Educational Center-Charter School - Gainesville, FL October 2004 to June 2007
Conducted in-services to train teachers in methods of implementing new framework. work collaboratively to plan, prepare instructional objectives. organize and implement instructional program in accordance with state policies and laws. track and analyze student performance data.
develop learning plans and uses resources to meet needs of students with varying backgrounds, learning styles, and special needs.
State Of Florida - Palatka, FL
June 2003 to April 2004
Contacted families with allegations of abuse, neglect and maltreatment. Made assessments of family situations and determined if child was safe at home. Offered community resources and services to children and families. Removes children from families in cases of severe and egregious abuse. Maintained electronic case management files.
James A. Long Elementary School - Palatka, FL
August 2000 to August 2003
Developed curriculum for 4th grade subjects.
Evaluated and documented curriculum.
Provide student centered educational atmosphere.
Develop lesson plans to meet students with varying learning styles, backgrounds and special needs. Effectively used time management skills to run organized classroom. Education
Bachelor of Arts in Elementary Education
St. Leo University - Saint Leo, FL
August 1998 to May 2000
Associate of Arts in Education
Santa Fe Community College Gainesville - Gainesville, FL August 1995 to May 1998
Early Childhood, Child Care, Childcare Provider, Teacher Assistant Certifications/Licenses
willing to re-certify
Effective Staff Supervisor
Strong written and verbal communicator
Creative multi-disciplinary lesson planner
Skilled in conflict resolution
Windows XP proficiency
Teen substance abuse training
Family reunification specialist
Tailored curriculum plans
Positive learning environment
ESL- English as Second Language
Experience with special-needs students
Diverse classroom settings
Effective time management