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Overview
Work History
Education
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Personal Information
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Meredith Walsh

Cushing,ME

Summary

Hardworking and reliable with strong ability in multitasking and flexibility. Highly organized, proactive and punctual with team-oriented mentality.

Overview

16
16
years of professional experience

Work History

Toddler Teacher and Assistant Lead Preschool Teacher

Penobscot YMCA
2018.06 - 2024.05
  • Responsible for up to 12 children in the toddler room and up to 20 children in the preschool classroom.

Lead Teacher

St. Simons United Methodist Church Preschool
Saint Simons Island , Georgia
2015.07 - 2018.06
  • Responsible for up to 15 children in a classroom with one to two assistants
  • Prepared lesson plans, selected age appropriate toys, planned activities, prepared class schedules, planned arts and crafts, and many other functions as the lead teacher to the classroom.

Cashier

Harris Teeter
2012.09 - 2015.12
  • Had one-on-one contact with customers, assisting them with their questions, and attempting to make their shopping experience simple, fast, and enjoyable.

Nanny

2013.10 - 2015.07
  • Responsible for monitoring activities and assisting with school work
  • Provided transportation to after school activities.

Trainer

Curves
St. Simons Island
2011.10 - 2013.08
  • Demonstrated the proper use of exercise equipment and monitored their use to prevent injuries
  • Led various workouts.

Director of the Primary Choir

Wesley United Methodist Church
St. Simons Island , Georgia
2011.12 - 2013.07
  • Responsible for teaching music selections to four and five year olds to sing in worship services and programs
  • Also taught easy principles of music such as rhythm and note identification.

Sandwich Artist

Subway
Dublin , GA
2010.04 - 2011.09
  • Worked as a sandwich artist while completing courses at Oconee Technical College.

Sales Associate

Pat's Hallmark
St. Simons Island , GA
2009.10 - 2010.01
  • Met the unique and specific needs of each customer
  • Created visually artistic displays of products
  • Operated the cash register and took inventories.

Assistant Manager

Quizno's
St. Simons Island , GA
2008.06 - 2009.10
  • Responsible for opening and closing the facility, closing the registers, and preparing bank deposits
  • Assisted in the training of new employees.

Child Care Specialist

Wesley United Methodist Church
  • Taught Sunday School, integrated art projects, Bible story instruction, and free play in motor skill activities
  • Also assisted the music program and/or instructed Bible lessons during the after school program.

Internship

Lucas Theatre for the Performing Arts
Savannah , GA
  • Duties included restocking items in the concession area, taking inventory, operating the concessions during performances, light maintenance duties, making security checks, assisting patrons with instructions and general questions, assisting the handicapped, organizing ushers, and gaining knowledge of the inner workings of a performing arts center.

Usher and Guest Relations

Nissan Pavilion
Bristow , VA
  • Assisted patrons with directions and instructions
  • Handled situations involving lost items, complaints, and wheelchair assistance
  • Involved with general park security by patrolling the grounds and buildings
  • Monitored the 'designated driver' program.

Internship

Manassas St. Thomas United Methodist Church
Manassas , VA
  • Worked as the music ministry assistant
  • Attended staff meetings for worship service planning
  • Helped in the selection of hymns for upcoming church services
  • Organized music for filing in the extensive music library
  • Catalogued music and entered the information in the computer system
  • Assisted in the direction of youth choir rehearsals.

Education

Childhood Development Associate -

Online Training Course
05.2015

Bachelor of Arts in Music -

Millikin University
05.2008

Skills

  • Child Care
  • Infant, toddler, and preschool curricula
  • Safety Monitoring
  • Classroom Management
  • Child Safety
  • Parental Communication
  • Customer Service
  • Preschool educator
  • Child Development
  • Story time, arts, and crafts
  • Strong Work Ethic
  • Behavior management techniques
  • Emergency Procedures
  • Cognitive Development
  • Positive and cheerful
  • First aid and CPR certified

Personal Information

Title: Georgia Assessment Certificate (Paraprofessional)

References

Millikin Evenson-BalGutheinzDriftwood Place, St. Simons Island, GA, 31522, (912) 638-4243
  • Jane Asher, 111 Harrogate Road, St. Simons Island, GA, 31522, (912) 638-6412
  • EvensonBalka

    Affiliations

    • Gardening
    • Singing
    • Photography
    • Painting

    Timeline

    Toddler Teacher and Assistant Lead Preschool Teacher

    Penobscot YMCA
    2018.06 - 2024.05

    Lead Teacher

    St. Simons United Methodist Church Preschool
    2015.07 - 2018.06

    Nanny

    2013.10 - 2015.07

    Cashier

    Harris Teeter
    2012.09 - 2015.12

    Director of the Primary Choir

    Wesley United Methodist Church
    2011.12 - 2013.07

    Trainer

    Curves
    2011.10 - 2013.08

    Sandwich Artist

    Subway
    2010.04 - 2011.09

    Sales Associate

    Pat's Hallmark
    2009.10 - 2010.01

    Assistant Manager

    Quizno's
    2008.06 - 2009.10

    Child Care Specialist

    Wesley United Methodist Church

    Internship

    Lucas Theatre for the Performing Arts

    Usher and Guest Relations

    Nissan Pavilion

    Internship

    Manassas St. Thomas United Methodist Church

    Childhood Development Associate -

    Online Training Course

    Bachelor of Arts in Music -

    Millikin University

    Meredith Walsh