Meredith L.|Palm coast, FL
10 yrs exp
32 yrs old
Full Time or Part Time Care Giving, Love Working With Kids
I cares for the family's three boys ages 12, 7, and 2. I have cared for their children
frequently since 2008, exclusively since June 3014.
I expose the children weekly to various learning activities. Weekly activities are
discussed and approved by parents. Activities may include local library, art festivals, Hands on Museum, swimming, play places or parks. Children are also
encouraged to clean rooms, fold clothes and to care for their home environment. We
work on reading and math to keep the children.
September 2012 - November 2013
Work with teachers and manager in administering school curriculum
Conduct activities to balance instruction, demonstration and work, giving students time
to question and understand assignments
Prepare materials and area for activities
Help identify children showing signs of developmental needs and work with other
teachers to tailor projects to assist that child.
Teach basic preschool skills of letter recognition, colors, shapes, numbers, personal
hygiene and social interactions.
Attend training and curriculum meeting, CPR certification classes, First Aid training
Prepare and serve meals that meet dietary guidelines
Providing basic needs by feeding, dressing and changing diapers
Position - Lead Teacher Older Toddlers Ages 2 - 3 years
November 2011 - September 2012
All of the above responsibilities besides preparing weekly lesson plans. Communicating
those plans to parents. Working with other room teachers to complete assignments and
following up with parents weekly.
Kindercare Learning Center:
Position - Teacher Assistant all age groups, May 2007 - October 2011
Oakland Community College Campus Child Care Center
Highland Lakes Campus, Waterford, MI
Position - Teacher Assistant, June 2006 - April 2007
Kindercare Learning Center
Position - Teachers Assistant, April 2005 - September 2005
Detroit Waldorf School, Indian Village Detroit
Eton Academy, Birmingham MI
Teachers Cadet Academy - Oakland County Technical Center Southeast Campus,
Royal Oak MI, September 2004 - May 2005
Andover High School - Graduation May 2005
Oakland Community College - Currently Enrolled
I was educated in a Waldorf learning environment until sixth grade. The Waldorf school
focused on art, music, and nature in its relationship to writing, math and science. I have
been exposed to various teaching methods that addresses a child's needs to see, hear,
feel and sometimes taste their environment in order to learn.
As a high school student I attended the Oakland County teachers Cadet academy. I
worked at Washington Middle School in Pontiac MI as a teachers assistant.
CPR last certified while working at Tutor Time
FIA clearance completed
TB Test in process
Several Child Care Training classes through Oakland County Child Council completed
Parent Reference Letters (attached).