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Joey Lopez

Peekskill,NY

Summary

Accomplished Youth Care Worker with a proven track record at Lincoln Hall, adept in behavior management and youth supervision. Enhanced child development through innovative educational support, achieving significant improvements in communication and mutual respect among at-risk youth. Demonstrates strong leadership and effective conflict resolution, embodying multicultural sensitivity and positive reinforcement techniques.

Overview

16
16
years of professional experience

Work History

Youth Care Worker

Lincoln Hall
2014.04 - Current
  • Provided a safe and nurturing environment for at-risk youth through consistent supervision and positive reinforcement.
  • Conducted regular safety checks and maintained facility cleanliness, ensuring a secure and hygienic environment for all program participants.
  • Improved communication skills among youths by encouraging group discussions and collaborative projects.
  • Enhanced youth development by implementing structured activities and educational support.
  • Facilitated conflict resolution among program participants, fostering an atmosphere of mutual respect and understanding within the group setting.
  • Established clear expectations for behavior within the residential facility, reinforcing accountability among youths in our care.

Senior Counselor

Town Of Cortlandt
2008.06 - 2014.08


  • Worked with children of varying age, interest, skill, and developmental levels.
  • Led groups of children safely through variety of camp activities.
  • Acted as a positive role model, demonstrating strong leadership skills and exemplifying the camp's core values.
  • Ensured camper safety by enforcing camp rules, supervising group activities, and responding promptly to incidents or concerns.

Sales Associate

Sears
2008.09 - 2014.04
  • Handled cash transactions efficiently while adhering to company cash handling policies, ensuring accuracy in all financial exchanges.
  • Organized racks and shelves to maintain store visual appeal, engage customers, and promote specific merchandise.
  • Worked effectively in fast-paced environments.
  • Skilled at working independently and collaboratively in a team environment.
  • Proven ability to learn quickly and adapt to new situations.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Education

No Degree - Criminal Justice

Westchester Community College
Valhalla, NY

Skills

  • Youth supervision
  • Multicultural Sensitivity
  • Behavior Management
  • Self-Care Techniques
  • Recreational Activities
  • Mandated reporting
  • Child Development
  • Life Skills Teaching
  • Positive Reinforcement

Languages

Spanish
Native or Bilingual

Timeline

Youth Care Worker

Lincoln Hall
2014.04 - Current

Sales Associate

Sears
2008.09 - 2014.04

Senior Counselor

Town Of Cortlandt
2008.06 - 2014.08

No Degree - Criminal Justice

Westchester Community College
Joey Lopez