Sarah Jane Donaldson

  • Cincinnati US-OH


To obtain a job teaching and working with children of all ages with special needs.

Related Experiences

-Camp Counselor at various day and over-night camps throughout H.S. and college

-Coached Track & Field 

-Held various tutoring positions

-Nannied for four summers

-Taught a variety of ages in Sunday School

-Participated in Big Brothers, Big Sisters

-An active member of the Council for Exceptional Children

Skills and Qualifications

Caring, innovative, dependable, honest, dedicated, disciplined and organized, as well as a team player. An energized and motivated worker. Proficient on both Mac and PC computers, as well as in Microsoft Office tools (Word, PowerPoint, Outlook, and Excel),and SmartBoard technology. Experience in working with students with special needs.


Seeking employment as a Special Education Teacher (in any age group) in an environment where care and experience are most needed to encourage students to develop emotionally, socially, and academically according to their individual needs.

Highlights of Qualifications

-Hands-on experience teaching in a diverse setting -Outstanding experience in understanding special needs of students -Thorough knowledge of all areas of special education including: behavior management techniques, learning theories, curriculum development and vocational development -Outstanding ability to plan, organize and prepare IEPs, behavior and transition plans -Solid written and verbal communication skills


Sep 2009 - Present

Bachelor of Science in Education

University of Cincinnati

Overall GPA: 3.1 GPA in Major 3.3

Ohio Licensure: Special Education Math & Social Studies, Grades K-12, Mild to Moderate and Moderate to Severe. 

Work History

Work History
Aug 2009 - Jan 2010

Sales Associate

McMillian Manor

- Answered phones and directed incoming calls.

- Organized sales and rental fees

- Toured the facility to prospects

Jun 2008 - Aug 2008

General Secretary

Professional Planning Associates

-Managed a variety of administrative and clerical functions throughout the office.

-Answered phones and directed incoming calls.


Aug 2011 - Present

Mathematics and Language Arts

University of Cincinnati