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Early Childhood Educators provide learning opportunities and a safe environment to children aged 5 and under. A successful resume sample for this position highlights duties such as preparing classroom materials, organizing activities, implementing safety policies, addressing special needs or cultural differences, monitoring social and emotional development, and disciplining students. Most example resumes mention early childhood development expertise, the ability to lift children of moderate weight, a friendly personality, supervisory skills, creativity, and observation spirit. The most successful candidates hold a Bachelor's Degree in an education-related field.

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Early Childhood Educator

Developed and organized creative activities for children ranging from 24 mos. to 3 years of age promoting development of social, physical and mental faculties

  • Implemented bilingual curriculum in a fun manner that developed children's number, letter, color and shape recognition
  • Assisted incoming students in school assimilation and separation anxiety management once parents left
  • Cared for children and their basic needs, i.e. changing diapers, feeding and overall cleanliness
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Psychology
BA
Biology
2

Early Childhood Educator

Selected as one of 5,000 candidates out of a competitive pool of 45,000 applicants (11% acceptance
rate) to teach in low-income communities across the nation

  • Taught children ages three to five to achieve academic growth of 90% (define by [company name] as significant gains) in literacy, math, and social/emotional domains
  • Developed lesson plans, long-term goals, and assessments aligned with the Illinois
  • Collected and analyzed data in all subject areas for each student on a weekly basis to plan personal student goals
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BBA
Emphases
3

Registered Early Childhood Educator Part-time School-age Staff

Provided culturally sensitive and inclusive experiences, maintained a warm and welcoming environment conducive to learning and exploration by being an excellent play partner

  • Used consistent and positive behavior guidance, interacted with parents and families in a respectful and non-judgmental way
  • Wrote monthly newsletters for parents relating to children's daily occurrences, organized and coordinated special family events
  • Lead staff responsibilities following YMCA policies and procedures
  • Demonstrated flexibility by volunteering and working in the preschool room whenever needed
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
Early Childhood Education
Management Services
Early Childhood Educator
4

Early Childhood Educator

Developed and executed lessons plans for preschoolers

  • Maintained children's interest in activities and discussions while integrating lessons about a variety of topics
  • Supervised up to 17 students per day, attempting to provide each with individual attention and assistance
  • Conducted parent/teacher conferences and discussed issues specific to each student
  • Documented incidents and anecdotal records for each student, creating personalized student portfolios
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
MA
Education
Psychology
5

Early Childhood Educator

Construct lesson plans that are fun, engaging and full of academic rigor to interest all students in compliance with district standards for kindergarten and first grade teams

  • Strucuted small group activites, lessons, intervention and individualized plans to meet specific acacdemic needs of students based upon independent reading levels, comprehension of whole group skills, and grade level entrance level.
  • Administered traditional and non-traditional formative and qualitative assessments and district assessments, in order to keep effective and timely data for each student.
  • Developed and implemented center based instruction.
  • Facilitated monthly parent forums to engage familes and involve parents in the learning process.
  • Implemented Writers Workshop to engage students in higher order thinking to become effective and efficient writers and readers.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
12
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BS
Psychology
6

Early Childhood Educator

Cared for children's physical needs through diaper changes, feeding meals, changing clothes, hand washing etc.

  • Cared for children's psychological needs through encouragement, applause, comfort, explaining and redirection etc.
  • Developed parent and family partnerships by daily verbal and written communication with parents/guardians.
  • Created curriculum and implemented it in different creative ways.
  • Communicated frequently with co-teachers, assistant director and director.
  • Thoroughly completed paper work and documentation throughout the day.
  • Ran creative projects with the children in art, music and physical movement classes.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
7

Early Childhood Educator II

  • Planned, supervised, and implemented programs for the class according to school policy
  • Geared the program to the needs of individual children with concerns for their interest, special talents, needs, individual style, and pace of learning
  • Assisted in the ongoing evaluation of procedures needed to assess the development levels of the children
  • Maintained positive working relationship with parents of varying social and economic backgrounds
  • Served as primary technical support throughout the facility addressing issues such as, problem solving and classroom record maintenance
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Sociology
8

Early Childhood Educator

Worked with children ages 0 through 10 years.

  • Provided custodial and emotional care.
  • Implemented learning through organized lesson plans.
  • Developed strong relationships with children and parents.
  • Maintained a clean work space.
  • Took leadership initiative as a teacher and head of classroom.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
9

Owner/early Childhood Educator

Created the business from inception to opening including creation of the business
plan, logo development, and website creation.

  • Developed a curriculum for the education of children ages 2-3.
  • Performed marketing techniques to increase enrollment.
  • Taught and provided care for students ages 2-4.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BS
Sociology
10

Early Childhood Educator

Attend and care to children who are, developing typically, with special needs, as well as, medically fragile, in an early childhood setting.

  • Assess and create thematic lesson plans that are developmentally appropriate for children of all ages and abilities, each focusing on regulatory/sensory organization, cognitive, language, gross/fine motor, social emotion and self-help.
  • Meet with parents on a regular basis to provide updates surrounding progress, as well as obtain and establish new goals.
  • Create and maintain a stimulating and motivating learning environment for children.
  • Follow specific medical protocols and administer individualized medication.
  • Ensure continuity of care by documenting and sharing information pertaining to each child's progress and activities with incoming caregivers.
  • React and adapt to an ever-changing work environment.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
9
years
at this job

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