Career Objective: Seeking a challenging position to utilize my education, work and life experience most successfully and where there is opportunity to serve others in need.
Dedicated, self-motivated professional. Honor roll student in high school I have plans of returning back to college to obtain my degree. Have the ability to work with the public and conduct myself in a professional manner. Have working experience of maintaining order and structure of students in a classroom and institutional setting. Have experience writing and implementing student lesson plans. Have excellent customer service skills, interpersonal and leadership skills, oral and written communication skills. Have the ability to provide guidance as a positive role model. Have the ability to supervise, manage, and facilitate in a residential setting, and have experience working with youth with social and emotional challenges. Have experience maintaining accurate documentation, conducting investigations, writing reports, and conducting interviews. Have knowledge of crisis intervention and experience in grouping personality types, recognizing behavioral tendencies, and social economic groups. Have the ability to relate with youth and adults from diverse backgrounds, and assist persons to develop goals and to lead a self-sufficient, crime free lifestyle. Have the ability to interpret and apply policies and procedures according to the agency/facility. Have the ability to work with persons in conflict with the legal system and to communicate effectively. Have the ability to prioritize work, manage time, work independently, and to work under pressure. Have the ability to learn new tasks in a timely fashion. Have ability to be a leader and work with a team.
Department o f Juvenile Justice and Delinquency/ CA Dillon Youth Development Center, Butner, NC Dec. ••••• Jan•••••
Youth Services Counselor Technician
&#•••••; Providing supervision, care, counseling, safety and support to youth who are in the physical custody of the Department of Juvenile Justice and Delinquency Prevention. Maintained written and electronic records related to the behavior of Youth. Assessed the progress of the youth and communicate information to co-workers on other shifts. Participated in Treatment Team.
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Valor Security South point mall Durham, NC July ••••• Dec•••••
•••••Public Safety Officer
&#•••••; Responsible for monitoring and patrolling mall for any potential illegal activity. Write reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons. Work directly with Durham Police Department and Orange County Sherriff Department.
Department Of Corrections Orange Correctional Center Dec••••• Mar•••••
&#•••••; Maintained custody and security of adult offenders. Enforced policy in institution procedures. Protected general public communicated effectively with staff and offenders. Counseling of offenders report writing. Transported offenders to school and work release jobs. Maintained a daily log of movement, and activities within the unit assigned. Also, participated in counseling of offenders.
Wackenhut Cooperation Morrisville NC Sept. ••••• Jan •••••
•••••Custom Protection Officer
&#•••••; Written reports of daily activities and irregularities, such as equipment of property damage, theft, presence of unauthorized persons, or unusual occurrences. Inspected and adjusted security systems, equipment and machinery to ensure operational use and to detect evidence of tampering.
Department of Corrections Polk Correctional Center Butner NC July•••••Sept•••••
&#•••••; Maintained custody and security enforce policy in institution procedures. Protected general public communicated effectively with staff and offenders. Counseling of offenders report writing monitors all emergency systems and control stations. .