Brandy Avila

  • Murtaugh Idaho

Objective

To further my work experience in the human services/social work field, with the goal of obtaining an advanced degree in that profession.

Education

Education
Aug 2014 - Present

Boise State University

Currently completing a Bachelor's of Social Work degree
Aug 2013 - May 2014

College of Southern Idaho

Associates of Liberal Arts

Professional Experience

Work History
Sep 2014 - Present

Para Professional

Twin Falls School District

Provide assistance in developing and implementing curriculum for students with special needs

Manage educational materials and resources procurement

Monitor students’ progress and supervise curriculum based testing procedures

Supervise student activities in class, halls, and playgrounds

Assist teachers in assessing students’ performance and appraisals

Prepare and distribute educational materials in accordance to the decided lesson plans

Oct 2013 - Present

Assistant Director of Supported Employment Services

Proactive Advantage

Assist clients with career planning, vocational assessment and job placement

Assist clients in developing job related skills to ensure long-term employment

Assist clients in obtaining employment consistent with their vocational goals to ensure job satisfaction

Oct 2013 - Present

Developmental Therapist

ProActive Advantage

Assist adults with developmental disabilities in gaining greater independence by developing social, financial, and various functional living skills

Comprehensive documentation of all services and progress toward objectives outlined in individuals’ service plans

Volunteer Experience

Experience volunteering in multiple food banks

Experience providing oral health education and demonstrations in senior centers and community health programs

Experience volunteering in community kitchens for homeless populations

Certifications

Certifications

CPR/First Aid Certification

American Red Cross