My Resume

OBJECTIVE

Bachelor of Education (Elementary) graduate with a passion for working with students in grade one to grade four seeking a full-time elementary teaching position.

 EDUCATION

2011-Present  Bachelor of Education (Elementary)

University of Regina, Regina, SK

Completion April 2015

Overall Undergraduate grade point average: 82.85%

Scholarships & Awards:

2014

  • Dean’s Honour List
  • Faulty of Education
  • Academic Silver Scholarship

2013

  • Dean’s Honour List; Faulty of Education

2011

  • Centennial Merit Scholarship
  • General Proficiency Award
  • Board of Education Scholarship
  • F. W. Johnson Leadership Scholarship
  • F. W. Johnson Scholarship
  • Jostens Ring Award
  • Second Meritorious Award
  • Wildcat Spirit Award,
  • Youth Salute
  • Skills Canada Job Interview Gold Medalist
  • SRC President
  • Class Valedictorian

2008-2011

  • Honour Roll at F.W. Johnson Collegiate

PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT

2014

  • Teaching Treaties in the Classroom
  • RAP training

2013

  • Growing Up Wild Professional Development Workshop
  • ESS PD Event – Technology in the Classroom
  • Early Childhood Educator Level II

2012

  • ESS PD Event- Drug Class

2011

  • ESS PD Event- Gangs in Schools

TEACHING AND INSTRUCTING SKILLS

  • Interned in a grade 1/2 classroom teaching all subjects.
  • Planned and implemented a variety of student-centered learning experiences.
  • Used computer technology as a tool for teaching and learning.
  • Supported children in learning to speak, read, and write through the use of guided reading.
  • Incorporated children’s literature into all subject areas.
  • Appreciation for learners with exceptionalities and strive to adapt learning experiences.
  • Employed a variety of instructional strategies across subject areas.
  • Formed positive relationships with students of all ages and backgrounds.
  • Effective classroom management skills.
  • Collaborated with colleagues in positive and effect manner, making the best use of their areas of expertise.
  • Experience coaching volleyball, basketball, and Improv.
  • Strong technical skills for Christmas concerts as well as high school and community musicals.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Internship:                               September-December 2014

School:                                     St. Jerome School, Regina SK

Supervising Teacher:             Mrs. Leona Dumelie-Brown

Assignment:                             Grade one-two split classroom

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitated and ran guided math and guided reading station.
  • Planned, taught and assessed a unit in Social Studies on Celebrations and Families.
  • Planned and executed science activities that were cooperative, exploratory, and hands-on in nature.
  • Adapted and differentiated for two students in particular that were behind grade level.
  • Monitored home reading program.
  • Participated in student lead conferences with co-operative teacher.
  • Assisted with the coaching of the Improv team: ran practices, organized transportation, and judged games.
  • Assisted with the coaching of the boy’s volleyball team.
  • Supervised lights and sound for the Christmas concert as well as organized and directed our class performance.

RELATED EXPERIENCE

May 2013- Present                  Child Care Provider- Stepping Stones Child Care 

  • Plan and provide age appropriate activities and excursions.
  • Communicate with parents regarding child’s daily experiences and challenges.
  • Employ strategies to manage confrontation among children.

Sep. 2011- Present                      Mentor for Child with Autism

  • Participate in weekly activities with sixteen-year-old girl with Autism Spectrum Disorder.
  • Particular focus on promoting positive life skills.

Sep. 2007- Mar. 2008              Referee – Regina Community Basketball Association 

  • Prepared the gym for the game.
  • Ensured games started on time.
  • Kept the game in control so that it was fun and safe for everyone.
  • Dealt with any controversy that arose during the game.

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

2012-2014                               W.F Ready winter concert

2012-2013                               Dress For Success

2010-Present                          Canvassing for the Lung Association

2013-2014                               Fantasy Food- fundraising event for the Saskatchewan Science Centre

2009-2010                              World Junior Hockey Tournament Family Fun Zone

ACTIVITIES AND INTEREST

  • Geocaching
  • Stained glass
  • Sewing
  • Football
  • Swimming
  • Basketball

 

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