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Special Needs Assistants provide support to lead teachers and are responsible for special education students. Common job duties for Special Needs Assistant include helping students with daily tasks, moving students from one classroom to another, preparing lesson plans and teaching materials, maintaining the classroom organized and tidy, and joining students during activities outside the school. Successful resumes in the field mention skills like special education expertise, patience, physical strength, a caring personality, and first aid and CPR certification. Most example resumes in the field make display of an Associate’s Degree and on-the-job training.

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Special Needs Assistant

Responsible for the daily teaching and guidance of special needs children.

  • Supervised five classrooms at a time.
  • Taught life skills to prepare children for a future on their own.
  • Managed children with behavioral issues.
  • Received the highest positive evaluations possible every quarter.
  • Created sport and physical fitness plans designed for confidence building.
Candidate Info
17
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BS
Sports Management
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Special Needs Assistant/substitute Teaching & Support

  • Assisted severely mentally/physically handicapped kids with their daily routines
  • Supervised students as they worked on their homework
  • Evaluated students on their abilities(strengths and weaknesses)
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AAS
Medical Secretary
3

Special Needs Assistant

  • Implement daily behavior and learning plans for children with special needs.
  • Document progress toward academic and behavior standards.
  • Manage interactions with children as well as adults.
  • Communicate effectively with varied personalities and age groups.
Candidate Info
30
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Marketing
MA
Business Administration
4

Special Needs Assistant

  • Provides education on social cues, social norms and life skills using various teaching strategies
  • Develops daily routines and schedules appointments
  • Promotes language development through reading and writing practices
  • Makes meals that adhere to a specific diet
  • Creates long and short-term goals with my client
  • Assesses and plans lessons accordingly to meet my client’s goals
  • Provides transportation and support in everyday activities to assure my client’s needs are met
  • Assisted my client at SPARC Solutions (Specially Adapted Resource Club, McLean) in 2013
Candidate Info
13
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BA
Art And Visual Technology

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