Teacher Assistant
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Location: New York, NY, USA
School: John Jay College
Major: Criminal Justice

Teacher Assistant

Viola Robinson
Brooklyn, NY
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Summary of Qualifications:
▪ Dedicated to providing support to children with special needs
▪ Working towards NYS certification to become a Teacher’s Assistant
▪ Able to fostering a nurturing environment that prepares children for growth and development
▪ Passionate about exceeding the children's goals and exectations
Education Experience:
Teacher Assistant Training Participant 07/19 to Present
Kennedy Children’s Center New York, NY
▪ Work with atypical/ typical children ranging from ages three years to five years old
▪ Focus on providing individualized support to children based on goals noted in IEP
▪ Encourage students to increase their capacity and passion for learning and becoming independent
Teacher’s Assistant 07/03 to 08/03
Newyork City Department of Summer Youth New York, NY
▪ Learned and used strategies to engage children with different behaviors in play activities and to help with their
work assignments
▪ Promoted language and social skills by integrating daily challenges into their learning environment
▪ Prioritized positive reinforcement to encourage children’s motivational efforts
Additional Human Service Experience:
Macy’s 6/05 to 5/06
Store Manager New York, NY
▪ Managed the shops details including stocking to merchandising
▪ Managed an entire workshop under minimal supervision
▪ Promoted company’s products and stayed up to date with the newest merchandise
Wendy’s 6/11 to 5/13
Lead Cashier New York, NY
▪ Cross-trained in all areas of the store to be of more assistance
▪ Manager often consulted with me for advice when operations were running with disruptions
▪ Paid great attention to customers dietary needs and restrictions and offered suggestions based on such
Professional Training/Education:
● NYS Teacher Assistant Training/Certification, Kennedy Children’s Center, NY, NY 2019
● Undergraduate Criminal Justice Credits (sophomore level),Bronx Community College, 2015 – 2017, Bronx, NY
● High School Diploma, Walton High School, Bronx NY 2004
● Mandator Reporter Kennedy Children Center 2019

Teacher Assistant