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Work History
Education
Skills
Websites
Certification
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Nichelle Berry

Saint Albans,NY

Summary

Dynamic and results-driven professional with exceptional interpersonal, leadership, and organizational skills. Thrives in detail-oriented, deadline-driven environments, demonstrating self-starting abilities and a quick learning aptitude. Organized and motivated employee eager to apply time management and organizational skills in various environments. Seeking entry-level opportunities to expand skills while facilitating company growth.

Overview

17
years of professional experience
1
Certification

Work History

SCO FAMILY OF SERVICES, WESTBURY, NY

TEACHER ASSISTANT
2022.07 - Current (2 years)

Job overview

  • Supervise students during class, fostering a safe and positive learning environment
  • Utilize Microsoft Office Suite and data entry software to efficiently track and manage student behaviors
  • Organize and maintain student records, including creating and managing files.

HENRY VISCARDI SCHOOL, ALBERTSON, NY

TEACHER ASSISTANT
2019.12 - 2022.06 (2 years & 6 months)

Job overview

  • Conducted lessons, manage the classroom, and develop materials in support of the teacher
  • Provided individualized assistance to students, recognizing and accommodating their unique learning styles.

WHITE GLOVE CARE, FAR ROCKAWAY, NY

PARAPROFESSIONAL
2019.09 - 2019.12 (3 months)

Job overview

  • Offered one-on-one support to students, ensuring focus on school work and assisting with completing assignments.

JUST KIDS LEARNING CENTER, LINDENHURST, NY

TEACHER ASSISTANT
2018.11 - 2019.09 (10 months)

Job overview

  • Lead activities promoting mental, physical, and social development of students
  • Provided students with lunch, snacks, and perform assigned cleanup duties.

GERSH ACADEMY, WEST HEMPSTEAD, NY

PARAPROFESSIONAL
2017.12 - 2018.10 (10 months)

Job overview

  • Empowered students through a specialized program, enhancing their academic and social achievements
  • Monitored classrooms to minimize distractions and maintain a conducive learning environment.

CITY ACCESS OF NEW YORK, BROOKLYN, NY

DAY HABILITATION SPECIALIST
2013.05 - 2016.09 (3 years & 4 months)

Job overview

  • Increased individuals' independence by promoting self-management through daily activities
  • Transported individuals for community inclusion and document progress towards individual goals.

FAMILY RESIDENCE AND ESSENTIAL ENTERPRISE, OLD, BETHPAGE, NY

DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL
2011.01 - 2013.06 (2 years & 5 months)

Job overview

  • Improved the lives of individuals with developmental, physical, and mental disabilities through an apartment treatment program
  • Ensured health, safety, and welfare, while promoting community inclusion and enhancing overall quality of life.

WELL LIFE NETWORK, SOUTH RICHMOND HILL, NY

DIRECT CARE COUNSELOR
2009.07 - 2012.12 (3 years & 5 months)

Job overview

  • Assisted individuals with daily tasks such as bathing, dressing, grooming, and eating
  • Provided transportation to medical appointments, dispensing and monitoring medications as needed.

DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION, QUEENS, NY

SUB-PARAPROFESSIONAL
2006.09 - 2008.10 (2 years & 1 month)

Job overview

  • Supported teachers with assignments and provided assistance to students throughout the school day.
  • Supervised students in classrooms, halls, cafeterias, gymnasiums and field trips.

Education

LaGuardia Community College

Associate of Arts

University Overview

New York City College of Technology

Bachelor’s of Science

University Overview

Skills

  • Lesson Planning
  • Verbal and Written Communication
  • Schedule Management
  • Online Teaching
  • Positive Reinforcement
  • Conflict Resolution
  • Relationship Building
  • Problem-Solving
  • Microsoft Office
  • Social Development
  • Time Management
  • Classroom Technology Implementation
  • Co-Teaching and Co-Planning
  • Classroom Safety Practices
  • Google Classroom
  • Creative and Resourceful
  • Diversity and Inclusion
  • Data Analysis
  • Interpersonal and Social Skills
  • Creative Instruction Style
  • Documentation and Reporting
  • SMART Board
  • Team Teaching and Collaboration
  • Test Proctoring
  • Small Group Instruction

Certification

  • Certified Teacher Assistant- 2018

Timeline

TEACHER ASSISTANT
SCO FAMILY OF SERVICES
2022.07 - Current (2 years)
TEACHER ASSISTANT
HENRY VISCARDI SCHOOL
2019.12 - 2022.06 (2 years & 6 months)
PARAPROFESSIONAL
WHITE GLOVE CARE, FAR ROCKAWAY
2019.09 - 2019.12 (3 months)
TEACHER ASSISTANT
JUST KIDS LEARNING CENTER
2018.11 - 2019.09 (10 months)
PARAPROFESSIONAL
GERSH ACADEMY
2017.12 - 2018.10 (10 months)
DAY HABILITATION SPECIALIST
CITY ACCESS OF NEW YORK
2013.05 - 2016.09 (3 years & 4 months)
DIRECT SUPPORT PROFESSIONAL
FAMILY RESIDENCE AND ESSENTIAL ENTERPRISE, OLD
2011.01 - 2013.06 (2 years & 5 months)
DIRECT CARE COUNSELOR
WELL LIFE NETWORK
2009.07 - 2012.12 (3 years & 5 months)
SUB-PARAPROFESSIONAL
DEPARTMENT OF EDUCATION
2006.09 - 2008.10 (2 years & 1 month)
LaGuardia Community College
Associate of Arts
New York City College of Technology
Bachelor’s of Science
  • Certified Teacher Assistant- 2018
Nichelle Berry