Nicole Tellechea

  • Petaluma, CA
Nicole Tellechea




Jul 2014 - Aug 2019

Child Development Assistant Permit

California Commission on Teacher Credentialing
Jun 2014 - Jun 2016



Work and Internship Experience

Work History
Jan 2015 - May 2015

Supervised Internship

Butte County Office of Education
  • Interned under supervision of Heather Senske, administrator of Child Development Programs and Services (CDPS).
  • Demonstrated knowledge of professionalism through positive interactions, regard for manners, and effective communication skills. 
  • Studied and worked with the Quality Rating and Improvement Systems (QRIS).
  • Used the Early Childhood Environment Rating Scale (ECERS) and Classroom Assessment Scoring System (CLASS) to assess quality in CDPS Direct Services Children’s Centers.
Jan 2015 - May 2015

Teacher's Assistant

AS Child Development Lab
  • Employed developmentally appropriate practice with 15 infant aged children.
  • Embraced role as a Primary Infant Care Teacher to build upon trust and relationships with children.
  • Used observational skills to capture and compose Desired Results Developmental Profile (DRDP) anecdotal notes.
  • Participated in weekly staff and curriculum planning meetings.
Aug 2014 - Dec 2014

Supervised Practicum

AS Child Development Lab
  • Composed and assessed developmentally appropriate curriculum for 12 infant aged children.
  • Fulfilled weekly observation notes and a complete Desired Results Developmental Profile (DRDP) assessment on one infant. 
  • Demonstrated professionalism through active participation in weekly staff meetings and parent events. 
May 2014 - Aug 2014

Childcare Assistant

Tahoe Donner
  • Responsible for assisting with the day to day operations of the childcare program.
  • Ensured that children were supervised at all times in a safe, secure, and comfortable environment.
  • Accountable for routine childcare duties such as set-up, dismantling, sanitization, and maintenance of the childcare program room, toys, equipment, and furniture.
Feb 2014 - May 2014

Supervised Fieldwork

Chico Community Children's Center
  • Assisted permanent staff with supervision of children in the classroom and on the playground.
  • Prepared, implemented, and reflected upon developmentally appropriate curriculum for 20 preschool aged children.
  • Worked with individual children and groups on activities that promote cognitive, social, emotional and physical development.
  • Assisted in set up and clean up of children's activity materials.
Nov 2010 - May 2014

Bakery Team Member

Whole Foods Market
  • Successfully adapted to various bakery environments including evening supervisor, production baker, cake decorator, barista and customer service person.
  • Dealt effectively with a wide variety of personalities and situations requiring communication, stability, and poise.
  • Unwavering dedication to bakery customers and colleagues proved to be a constant incentive and inspiration to broaden and enhance skills.
May 2010 - Nov 2011


Biscotti Bari
  • Flourished in producing products from start to finish, including mixing, baking, and packaging.
  • Firm commitment to cleanliness included daily kitchen maintenance and upholding kitchen in pristine condition.
Aug 2009 - May 2010


Powell's Sweet Shoppe
  • Responsible for opening and closing store, which included access to money safe and responsibility for register drawers.
  • Oversaw the duties of staff employees and partook in new employee trainings.
  • Cashier and customer service person.



Valerie Singleton

Child Development professor at CSU, Chico

(530) 898-4761

Lauren Rafe

Head Teacher - infant room at Associated Students Child Development Lab

(530) 898-6712

Heather Senske

Administrator at Butte County Office of Education

(530) 532-5648