A challenging position in a dynamic clinical setting where I can fully utilize my previous experience in athletic training, massage, and customer service.
Physical Therapy Aide with many years of hands-on experience in Clinical, Athletic Training, & Massage settings, a proven hard work ethic, and a deep desire to help others.
High integrity, quick learner, a natural gift with getting along with others.
2004 - Present
Marketing, sales, deliveries, customer service. Hiring of independent contractors, harvest/packing manager (crew of 3-7 workers), equipment maintenance & operator, orchard maintenance; general landscaping; Farm stand (picking produce, set up, sales, bookkeeping, etc) warehouse management (forklift operator, pallet jack, storage, loading, unloading).
Licensed Pesticide Applicator
Member of Clackamas County Farm Bureau
2001 - Present
Substitute Teacher, Permanent
Temecula Valley School District
Taught Physical Education to K-2 students in Spanish/English Language Aquisition Magnet Program. Instructed students in various sports, physical movement, and coordination games; demonstrated and communicated clear instructions on rules of games/activities; set up equipment on fields and playgrounds for activities; taught units on diet and nutrition, dance, fitness, & motor skills; motivated students by providing a fun and exciting atmosphere, encouraged positive behavior, sportsmanship, leadership, and teamwork.
1996 - 2004
Licensed Massage Therapist/Owner
Managed my own private massage practice, working as an independent contractor in several different settings: a local community center, chiropractic/sports clinics, a bodywork office, and corporate offices (chair massage). Kept private and detailed client treatment records; educated clients regarding bodywork techniques, muscles, posture, stretching techniques, etc; bookkeeping, scheduling, marketing; maintained excellent client relationships.
Member of Associated Bodywork & Massage Professionals
Licensed in Los Angeles and Riverside County
1992 - 1997
California State University, Dominguez Hills Police Department
Received information, complaints, request for service and signals from a variety of communication equipment; dispatch department members to calls for service, coordinate any communications by voice or typed messages. Keep accurate complaint, arrest and radio messages together with general station activity typed logs, typing monthly statistical reports, indexing, filing, and other clerical duties. Deal courteously and efficiently with the public, outside law enforcement and Public Safety agencies.
1992 - 1995
Student Athletic Trainer
CSU Dominguez Hills Athletic Training Department
- Evaluated, assessed, & recommended treatment protocol of various athletic injuries
- Treated athletes with the use of various rehabilitative techniques
- ice, whirlpool
- hydrocollator, contrast therapy, ultrasound
- TENS, EMS
- PNF, ROM exercises, isometric stretching, massage
- CYBEX, Theraband, balance balls, plyometrics
- Pre-practice and game preparation
- stretching, massage
- taping of body parts
- supplies (ice, training kit, water, etc)
- Development, instruction and supervision of pre/in-season strength and conditioning programs
- Maintained open and efficient communications between head athletic trainer, fellow student trainers, athletes, coaches, and parent(s) of injured athletes
- Attended training room meetings
Marina High School
California Healing Arts College
Bachelor of Arts
California State University Dominguez Hills
Graduated with Honors from Physical Education Department