Fahimeh Hosseini

Highly skilled and certified Early Childhood Educator with over 7 years of experience in early learning settings. Dedicated to providing children with a safe and nurturing environment encouraging their social, emotional, physical and language development. Able to establish rapport with people from diverse backgrounds and cultures. Exceptional communication skills in English and Persian in working collaboratively with parents as a team towards the goal of children’s physical and psychological health. A highly motivated professional who is detail-oriented, self-directed, able to work with minimum supervision, positive and cheerful with creative artistic talent. A team player who also works well independently in challenging situations. Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint), Internet research and social media.

Professional Experience


Childcare Teacher’s Assistant

City of Ottawa, Ottawa, ON
Aug. 2020 - Present
Implement program activities daily by preparing and implementing program materials according to the program plan
Supervise and guide children during daily routines, applying appropriate behavior guidance techniques and ensuring that their health and safety is protected at all time.
Function as team member by interacting positively with staff and maintaining confidentiality
Complete administrative tasks by recording pertinent information in the log book
Perform some housekeeping duties to ensure that program areas are restored after activities are complete and the center is clean and organized
Work in accordance with applicable health and safety legislation, policies and procedures, and all other legislation, policies and procedures relevant to the work

After School Educator

Manor Park Public School, Ottawa, ON
Jan. 2019 - Mar. 2020
Prepared materials and programming weekly activities
Stimulated children to foster their skills in a rich inquiry and play based environment
Provided an inclusive classroom in which each child can have a sense of belonging
Created monthly pedagogical documentation
Updated attendance records
Attended staff meetings
Organized science and dance clubs
Reported to management

Early Childhood Educator (Volunteer)

World Skills Child Centre, Ottawa, ON
Jul. 2018 - Dec. 2018
Supported educators and children within special education and other situations
Provided customized assistance to children with special needs and made positive contributions which optimizes learner engagement
Elaborated curriculum and materials
Checked attendance of students
Worked with children with different cultural background

Educational and Internal Supervisor

Moloud Bilingual Early Childhood and Preschool Child Centre, Iran
Oct. 2014 - Sep. 2017
Developed and implemented curriculum and teaching materials based on the "Montessori" and "High Scope" methods of education
Observed children's performance and provided recommendations to management
Supervised teachers' activities and prepared weekly reports and bi-annual educational schedules
Communicated with parents to ensure their satisfaction about the learning environment and outcome
Provided mentoring and coaching to teachers
Helped teachers with new students to integrate them into the early learning centre environment
Performed as a substitute teacher when needed
Initiated families to centre activities
Updated parents about daily activities through social media
Coordinated decoration of early learning centre for all special events

Kindergarten Educator

Niki Early Childhood and Preschool Child Centre, Iran
Oct. 2012 – Oct. 2014
Fostered a warm, nurturing and fun atmosphere conducive to learning, ensuring the health, safety and wellbeing of children
Recognized for teaching excellence and instructional best practices on annual reviews
Planned long- and short-term developmentally appropriate activities in accordance with curriculum objectives and program philosophy
Prepared bi-annual assessment reports of children’s development for parents and discussed in progress meetings
Managed classroom of up to 18 students
Participated in program-related meetings including with parents, staff and managers
Updated the classroom bulletin boards with children’s artwork

Education


algonquin

Early Childhood Education Diploma

Algonquin College, Ottawa, ON
May 2020
sbu

Masters of Educational Management

Faculty of Education and Psychology, Shahid Beheshti University, Iran
Dec. 2013
sbu

Bachelors of Educational Sciences, Educational Management and Programming

Faculty of Education and Psychology, Shahid Beheshti University, Iran
Jul. 2011

Certification and Training