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Work experience

2013Present

Tutor

Tutor Doctor

Working with primary and junior students providing one-on-one assistance

Providing aid in the subjects of mathematics and language 

May 2012Aug 2012

Nanny

Canadian Nanny

  • Looked after and cared for 3 girls
  • Played educational games, sang songs, read books, and did arts and crafts
  • Completed assessment of basic knowledge and skills
  • Went on outings together
  • Set up a play room
  • Implemented potty training
May 2011Sep 2011

Camp Counselor

YMCA
  • Supervised a group of 10 children ages 5-8
  • Planned and implemented daily programming
  • Exercised behaviour and conflict management training
  • Occasionally covered supervision for senior campers
  • Occasionally worked one-on-one with campers with special needs
  • Was a Bus Buddy, for a camper with special needs
20092011

Supply

Peekaboo Child Care Centre
  • Supervised children from 6 weeks to 6 years old
  • Implemented educational lessons, games and activities
  • Dealt with parents on a daily basis
20042010

Shift Manager

McDonalds
  • Trained in customer service and team leading
  • Trained fellow employees 
  • Helped influence my fellow employees making the store run as smoothly as possible
  • Implemented plenty of positive reinforcement to let the team know when they were doing a good job
  • In charge of tills and safe; counting money
  • Opened and closed the store
  • Attended and participated in several meetings
  • Received Employee of the Month

Education

Aug 2012May 2013

Bachelor of Education

Nipissing University

Primary/Junior Division

iTeach Laptop Learning Program

Workshops:

Safe Talk

Fit2Dance

Communicating with Parents

Wii Can do It (Wiimote White Board)

Bell Work

Physical Environment of the Classroom

Environmental Education

SMART Board and Notebook 11

Cameras in the Classroom

20082012

Bachelor of Arts, Honours

Wilfrid Laurier University

Minor: Religious Studies

Certifications

2013Present

Pre-Service Welcome to Kindergarten

Nipissing University
2013Present

Tribes Teaching Learning Communities

TLC
2011Present

CPR and Basic First Aid Training

St. John's Ambulance

4/5 Gifted Placment

Charles R. Beaudoin, Burlington, Ontario

-Planned and implemented lessons for 50% of the day

-Attended and participated in parent teacher interviews

-Helped with Scientists in the School

-Assessed students’ completed work

-Attended and participated in a Behaviour Placement Plan meeting

-Dealt with many behaviours and helped to calm students 

Kindergarten Placement

Kilbride Public School, Burlington, Ontario.

-Six week placement

-Planned and implemented lessons for up to 100% of the day

-Planned and implemented centres

-Participated in staff meetings

1/2 Split Placement

Major Ballachy Public School, Brantford, Ontario

-Helped supervise the class

-Worked one-on-one with struggling students

Kindergarten Placement

Ray Lewis Elementary School, Hamilton, Ontario

-Planned and implemented several lessons

-Completed multiple read-alouds

-Ran several centers, including scientists in the schools centers

-Participated and helped run a Father’s Day party 

Grade 2 Placement

Ray Lewis Elementary School, Hamilton, Ontario

-Helped teacher with every day tasks

-Helped students complete work

-Completed one-on-one assessments for math and language 

A Little About Me

I am an aspiring teacher; working with and guiding children has always been a passion of mine. Through my studies at Wilfrid Laurier University and Nipissing University, I have learned what it entails to be a teacher. My placements have confirmed that I want to be a teacher. I am a team player, but I am also a leader, and I hope to lead my future students into a bright future.

Grade 9 Applied English

Assumption Catholic Secondary School, Burlington, Ontario

-Implemented lessons

-Helped supervise the class

-Helped struggling students

-Worked one-on-one with students who needed help