Lauren McInerney


Work experience

Work experience

Kindergarten Prep Teacher

Dec 2014 - Present
Bright Horizons

Create and implement developmentally appropriate lesson plans and development assessments. Work through online database systems such as TSG, Publisher, and BHU. Continue online and in-person training sessions. Implement and continue strong, personal relationships with families and co-workers. Participate in monthly employee/management meetings. Follow NAEYC and DCFS standards and work with DCFS licensee. Finally, keeping a positive, open minded, and outgoing personality.  

Intern with Program Operations Coordinator 

Jul 2014 - Dec 2014
Head Start

followed and gained experience in managing 5 Head Start locations. I have implemented faculty calendars, training sessions, and activities. I have created a Head Start family day activity and participated in family meetings. I was responsible for the 5 locations and following the Head Start standards and was apart of DCFS re licensing. I managed the COPA database for child files collecting medical records, developmental records, family visits, and family communication notes. 

Inventory Coordinator 

May 2012 - Aug 2012
Illinois Central School Bus

I traveled to many different locations and took inventory for bus and office equipment. Communicated with accounting through e-mails and excel spreadsheets. I was able to build and file different GPS systems for busing. 



Bachelor in Early Childhood Education/Family Services

Aug 2009 - Dec 2014
Southern Illinois Univeristy

My education came with many observation, practicum, volunteer, and internship hours. I was able to gain real-life experiences from top educators. I have gained business management skills through the director field and my internship. 



Online database systems

A database system for file saving, storing, and documents. 

Microsoft Office

I am proficient and have 14+ years experience in all Microsoft Office categories