Suzanne Carpenter

  • Chico CA
Suzanne Carpenter

Preschool Teacher

Work History

Work History
Jan 2015 - May 2015

Preschool Teacher

Associated Students Child Development Lab

Job responsibilities: Providing support in all developmental domains of children ages 2-5 years, built developmentally appropriate curriculum plans, kept anecdotal observation notes, worked as a team member to facilitate positive learning experiences, followed the code of ethical conduct set by the National Association for the Education of Young Children, encouraged diversity through the use of multi-cultural curriculum, tended to the nutritional needs of the children.

May 2010 - Dec 2014

Caregiver

Bright Star Healthcare

Job responsibilities: Personal care provider, assisting in medication reminders, working with patients who have Alzheimer's, or Dementia, kept mandatory logs required by the state, took patient vitals, worked with clients and family members to determine needs of clients, carry out requests, assist with activities of daily living, catheter care, pericare, bathing, range of motion, marketing, documentation of moods/behaviors, input/output logs, feeding and assisting with hospice care, CPR, First Aid and AED Certifications updated

Jan 2005 - Apr 2007

Foster Parent

T. R.I. A.D. Foster Family Services

Job responsibilities: tending to personal, educational, emotional, social needs of children ages 0-18 yrs., keeping up-to-date records of all medical, dental, school and family information, working closely with my agency to better the lives of the children, family home inspections, CPS inspections, maintaining my home in accordance of state regulations and codes, driving children to and from visits with counselors, doctors and biological parents

Jan 2002 - Jul 2002

U.S. Navy Daycare Provider

U.S. Navy Daycare Provider

Job responsibilities: taking care of 4 small children under the age of three years, tending to the children’s nutritional and educational needs, taking them on outings, creating menus, keeping financial and health information current, following state laws and regulations throughout my home

Education

Education
2015

B.A

California State University

Child Development

Minor in Psychology

1998 - 2013

A.Arts

Butte Community College

Child Development

2004

Certificate

Regional Occupational Program-Chico Branch

Hospital Health Occupations

Skills

Skills

Internships

Stonewall Alliance Center- Spring 2014

Murphy Commons- Spring 2015

Girl Scouts of Northern California- Spring 2015

Torres Emergency Shelter- Spring 2015

Certifications

CPR, First Aid, and AED certified for adults and infants

State Mandated Reporter

Personal Qualities/Abilities

I am a strong team member that possesses great communication skills. I know how to be a problem solver while maintaining a positive attitude. I am attentive to others needs and find it valuable to be timely. When working I keep an open mind and allow myself to become very flexible when needed. I have great listening skills and follow all rules and regulations of facilities I work for. I am friendly even when working under pressure and always demonstrate cooperative behavior with colleagues and supervisors. I am able to communicate effectively both orally and in writing. I am great at collaboratively developing,  implementing, and evaluating  curriculum. I always ensure families needs are met and am able to express ideas and recommendations both orally and in writing

Interests/Hobbies

Working with children, spending time with family and friends, swimming, camping, hiking, traveling, biking

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