Nicole Patrick

Memberships/Activities

  • Phi Theta Kappa
  • National Student Nurse's Association
  • Volunteer - Weatherford College Health Fair
  • Volunteer - Pythian Home
  • Volunteer - Mission Arlington

Summary

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Function well both independently and as a team member
  • Client teaching experience
  • Experience in planning, implementing, and evaluating plans to meet individual needs
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Proficient computer skills

Work History

Work History
Aug 2004 - Aug 2010

Special Education Teacher

Mansfield ISD
  • Taught Language Arts to learning-disabled children
  • Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating each student's progress in relation to his or her Individualized Education Plan
  • Collaborrated with administrators and parents to evaluate and tailor each child's education to his or her individual needs and abilities.
  • Responsible for maintaining accurate records for each child
  • Served as campus mentor and advisor for the KEEPS program, a district-wide program that provides professional support to new teachers to the district
  • Received rating of "exceeding expectations" on yearly evaluations in relation to effective communication skills, timeliness, and following district policies
Aug 2002 - Aug 2004

Special Education Teacher

Irving ISD
  • Taught English and Math to learning-disabled and emotionally disturbed children
  • Responsible for assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating each student's progress in relation to his or her Individualized Education Plan
  • Collaborated with administrators and parents to them on child's progress and to make recommendations concerning the child's educational needs
  • Responsbile for maintaining accurate and complete record
  • Received rating of "exceeding expectations" on yearly evaluations
Sep 2000 - Oct 2001

Paralegal

Law Offices of Gary J. Derer
  • Provided paralegal services to attorneys in probate law
  • Prepared trust documents
  • Served as liaison between clients and attorneys
Jan 1999 - Sep 2000

Data Entry Clerk

FYI Input
  • Responsible for accurately entering client information
  • Specially selected by supervisor to work on a government account

Education

Education
Aug 2010 - May 2012

Associate Degree of Nursing

Weatherford College
  • Overall GPA - 3.87
  • Obtained experience in a variety of areas including med-surg, labor and delivery, postpartum, pediatrics, geriatrics, wound care management, psychiatry, ICU, and ER
  • Working to fulfill curriculum requirements for RN licensure

Skills

Skills

Universal Precautions

Sterile Gloving

Glucose Monitoring

NG Intubation

Ostomy Care

Tracheostomy Care

Catheterization and Care

Sterile Dressing Changes

IV Therapy

Medication Administration

Vital Signs

Patient Safety

Basic Patient Care

Certifications

Certifications
Apr 2009 - Apr 2014

Teaching Certificate

Texas Education Agency
Jun 2010 - Jun 2012

BLS

American Heart Association