Assistant Teacher Resume

The assistant teacher resume highlights the credentials and skills developed by the teaching assistant while supporting educators in the classroom.

Use this resume as a guide to format and edit your own competencies, strengths and experience into a professional and persuasive job application for the teaching assistant post.

Use the sample teacher assistant resume objective summary to showcase your accomplishments and make sure your resume gets noticed.



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Objective Statement

Over X years experience as a dedicated and energetic assistant teacher successfully supporting the lead teacher in meeting the educational and developmental needs of a diverse group of elementary school students. 

Relevant experience includes:

  • assisted in planning and implementing a comprehensive program to meet the educational, social and cultural needs of groups of culturally diverse students Grades 5 to 7

  • scheduled and tutored students individually and in small groups, utilizing a variety of instructional methods
  • prepared and presented detailed reports and feedback on each student's progress
  • excellent track record of effective classroom management and discipline
  • enthusiastic involvement in extra-curricular activities
  • thorough and current knowledge of child development and behavioral principles
  • paraprofessional certified

Work Experience

Assistant Teacher

Riverdale Elementary School, Portland, OR

September 2020 to Date

  • assist with planning and implementing developmentally appropriate activities and strategies which support the educational, social, and emotional development of the students
  • schedule and work with students individually and in small groups to review and reinforce learning, complete assignments and improve overall performance
  • adapt learning activities and materials to meet individual needs
  • organize lesson materials, equipment and the classroom environment for an optimal learning experience

  • maintain detailed records of students' progress
  • provide regular feedback on each student to teachers and parents
  • supervise students between classes, during recess and lunch
  • assist with extra-curricular activities, school events and field trips

Classroom Assistant

Buckland Elementary School, Portland, OR

September 2018 - July 2020

  • provided additional one-on-one tuition and support to students who required extra help
  • facilitated group activities in the classroom
  • assisted with the overall monitoring and supervision of the students inside and outside the classroom
  • assisted with organizing and running the school athletics programs


Portland Community College, Portland, OR

Associates Degree in Paraeducation 2018


Oregon Paraprofessional Certification 2019

CPR/First Aid Certification 2018


Available on request

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