Teacher For The Mentally Impaired Resume

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Mary Foust
3015 Brown Street
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Objective To seek employment as a Teacher for the Mentally Impaired in a school that allows me to work to the best of my ability.


  • Hands-on experience working with special needs of mentally impaired students
  • Exceptional knowledge of human behavior and performance
  • Deep knowledge of the mental processes and psychological research methods
  • Outstanding ability to work with emotionally, and mentally impaired students
  • Remarkable ability to maintain composure under stressful conditions
  • Excellent human relations skills
  • Strong communication skills


Teacher for the Mentally Impaired, August 2005 – Present
Bozeman Public Schools, Walnut Creek, CA

  • Employed behavior modification and positive reinforcement techniques.
  • Instructed students utilizing special educational strategies and techniques.
  • Managed to improve sensory-motor and perceptual-motor development, memory, language, and cognition.
  • Utilized techniques like phonetics, multisensory repetition etc to reinforce learning.
  • Educated the students on living skills required for independent maintenance.
  • Planned curriculum and instructional materials to meet the special needs.

Teacher for the Mentally Impaired, May 2000 – July 2005
Mounds View Public Schools, Walnut Creek, CA

  • Instructed and supported students in classrooms and other learning sites.
  • Assisted the student in developing self-advocacy skills.
  • Monitored, evaluated and recorded classroom behaviors.
  • Ensured orderly conduct of the students during lunch, in hallways and on field trips.
  • Reviewed evaluation sheets and prepared memos and letters for staff and parents.
  • Administered and interpreted results of ability and achievement tests.


Bachelor’s Degree in Phychology, Lee University, Cleveland, TN

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