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Headteachers are school leaders responsible for creating a positive learning environment. Work activities listed on a Headteacher resume sample are formulating school values, assigning tasks, guiding staff, monitoring teacher and student performance, informing parents, handling school finances, and liaising with the local community. Successful example resumes make display of qualifications such as teaching skills, effective communication, confidence, self-motivation, accuracy, and organization. Employers select candidates coming from various educational backgrounds and having extensive work experience in school settings.

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Head Teacher

Conferred with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons promoting learning, following approved curricula.

  • Assigned and graded class work and homework.
  • Adapted teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
  • Instructed students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as story time, discussions, and demonstrations.
  • Established and enforced rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among the students for whom they are responsible.
  • Conferred with parents and guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators in order to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
C
Certificate
2

Head Teacher

Assisted the Director in maintaining staff and children's files, weekly scheduling, licensing requirements, and was integral in the achievement of centers star rating.

  • Actively served as Head Teacher on a variety of committees and task forces focused on curriculum, marketing, fundraising and public relations efforts.
  • Created and implemented monthly lesson plans aligned with state and curriculum standard, and developed and managed all programs for school age children.
  • Earned high marks for the quality and creativity of classroom teaching, and positive relationships with students, parents, fellow teachers and school administrators/staff.
  • Worked in tandem with the Business Manager on payroll, title XX and other administrative duties.
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
8
years
at this job
AS
Ece
3

Head Teacher

Conferred with other staff members to plan and schedule lessons promoting learning, following approved curricula.

  • Assigned and graded class work and homework.
  • Adapted teaching methods and instructional materials to meet students' varying needs and interests.
  • Instructed students individually and in groups, using various teaching methods such as story time, discussions, and demonstrations.
  • Established and enforced rules for behavior and procedures for maintaining order among the students for whom they are responsible.
  • Conferred with parents and guardians, other teachers, counselors, and administrators in order to resolve students' behavioral and academic problems.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
C
Certificate
4

Head Teacher Assistant

Acted as a substitute teacher for my class of 7-9 year old students when head classroom teacher was absent

  • Created lesson plans and ran group activities twice per day in the morning and afternoon pertaining to the current curriculum topic of the month
  • Incorporated many fine motor and gross motor activities to lesson plans according to each students IEP goals
  • Communicated with parents through communication books 3 nights per week as well as attended IEP meetings with parents/guardians and head classroom teacher
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
BA
Child Advocacy And Policy
5

Head Teacher/curriculum Coordinator

Reviewed all lead teachers curriculum lesson plans for developmentally appropriate activities providing suggestions and additions if needed

  • Acted as mentor, especially to new teachers, in areas of child behavior management, curriculum issues, classroom management, activity ideas and family connections
  • Maintained and ordered materials for curricular activities, including outdoor equipment
  • Enforced MN Rule 3 licensing issues and office policies with staff
  • Created several forms needed for managing teacher/parent/staff operations
  • Determined weekly themes for all teachers based on The Creative Curriculum
  • Lead teach in a Pre-Kindergarten classroom of 20 students
  • Coordinated several staff and family events, including creating a float for community parade
  • Supervised staff in Director's absence
  • Led portions of staff meetings on early childhood issues
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
8
months
at this job
HS
Management
HS
Child Specialist
AS
Child Development
6

Pre-kindergarten Head Teacher

Designed creative lesson plans and used The Creative Curriculum Approach and RIELDS

  • Created art projects and cooking activities
  • Developed the school website, enrolled students on DHS website
  • Designed meeting time activities that incorporate dramatic play and the use of puppets
  • Developed interactive areas that encourage physical, emotional and social growth and incorporated all domains. Supervised all teacher assistants
  • Wrote progress reports for each individual child twice a year and held parent teacher conferences.
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
21
years
at this job
BA
Social Work
7

Preschool Head Teacher

  • Planned, developed and instituted curriculum for children ages six months to six years old for all [company name] locations
  • Managed a structured, stimulating classroom that included assessment, behavior modification and the coordination of academic and social activities
  • Created a safe and fun "play-based" learning environment to help build students' academic and social/emotional growth
  • Led daily literacy activities that foster pre-reading skills in the classroom, such as read alouds and the introduction of letters and letter sounds
  • Administered and utilized formal and informal assessments to design and guide instruction, including phonics
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Child And Family Studies
MS
Education
8

Head Teacher

Leading an education start up in creating unique monthly coursework, syllabi, newsletters and other supporting material for the school.

  • Promoted within 6 months for exceptional performance and proactive attitude
  • Establishing collaborative relationships with education consulting agencies in composing special courses for K1-K12 students on a case-by-case basis.
  • Effectively taught students 1+ to secure placement at their school of choice in Hong Kong’s extremely competitive education system
  • Developed and independently initiated new mentorship program which significantly reduced high turnover of new staff members
  • Contributed to overall positive image of the center and retention of clients
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
6 Months Intensive Program
BA
Political Science, Communications, History
Economics, Psychology, History, English Literature
9

Head Teacher Assistant

  • Worked in four elementary level classrooms at a therapeutic day school with students diagnosed with Autism and other developmental delays
  • Integrated Developmental, Individual Differences, and Relationship (DIR) Based Model into all aspects of teaching by using Floortime Therapy
  • Assisted with planning daily individualized lessons to address learning challenges and interests of the students
  • Conducted lessons 1:1, in small groups, and large classroom activities
  • Planned and conducted lessons/activities for all subject areas math, reading, science, and social studies
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BS
Communicative Disorders
MS
Special Education
Education Of Young Children Birth-grade 2
10

Head Teacher

Plan & Implement arts & crafts activates for children (newborn to 5 yrs. Old)

  • Change diapers & keep a clean & safe environment
  • Developed & implemented indoor & outdoor activities such as: hand painting, drawing projects, scavenger hunts & food projects
  • Completed activity lesson plans daily
  • Planned & organized healthy meals & snacks for children
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
6
months
at this job
AS
Early Childhood Education
Early Childhood Level
College Prep

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