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Heidi Travis

5043 Heron Drive, Pensacola, FL 32507

Phone: 850-776-5555

e-mail: hat3@students.uwf.edu

 

Career Objective

Entry level work in news publications.

 

Work Experience

Library Media Clerk, Longleaf Elementary School, Pensacola, FL, 8/15 – Currently Employed

  • Assist students with library materials
  • Conduct routine tasks such as check in/out, locating, and re-shelving books
  • Create bulletin boards and displays for library
  • Gather materials for teachers for class presentation
  • Oversee small group instruction daily with 3 – 5 assigned 3rd grade students in a classroom for literacy hour
  • Repair damaged books
  • Assist in library or school programs such as the Scholastic Book Fair, Family Night, Spring Carnival and Field Day
  • Proctor exams
  • Monitor students in hallways during arrival and dismissal

 

 ESOL Teacher’s Assistant – Bilingual, Ensley Elementary School, Pensacola, FL, 2/10- 6/15

  • Oversaw small group instruction with 3 – 7 non-English speaking 2nd and 4th grade students
  • Created weekly lesson plans for small group instruction
  • Translated school registration forms and health cards from English to Spanish
  • Contacted parents by phone or through correspondence in regard to school news, activities, or changes in School or ESOL policy
  • Served as a translator during staffing meetings

 

Children’s Department Assistant, Pensacola Public Library, Pensacola, FL, 5/04 – 12/13

  • Organized and ran a weekly Story Time program which served approximately 60 children between the ages of 2-10 per session
  • Created a Readers Advisory brochure for public distribution
  • Conducted Outreach visits in schools and public festivals to promote awareness about library programs, sign up new patrons, and raise public interest
  • Appeared on local news monthly to promote Children’s programming at the library
  • Conducted tours of Children’s department for visiting schools, pre-schools and day camps.
  • Ran inventory of young adult fiction and picture books
  • Assisted patrons with gathering materials for research projects
  • Conducted routine tasks such as check in/out, shelving, reading shelves and directing patrons

 

Public Relations Assistant, Pensacola Public Library, Pensacola, FL, 5/04 – 12/13

  • Organized and ran an Emerald Coast Ghost Hunters Association program with 83 in attendance
  • Created promotional posters and flyers for all adult and children’s programs
  • Wrote press releases for all adult and children’s programs
  • Coordinated movie screenings for Library Summer Movie and Holiday series
  • Routinely organized and created book displays throughout the library
  • Created spreadsheets in Excel detailing Library program statistics

 

Education

B.A. in English-Writing, University of West Florida, expected May 2018

 

Languages and Skills

Second Language: Spanish (Fluent)

 

Computer experience: Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, Publisher, and Destiny.

 

 References

Kim Hauck                                                                      Doreen Wells             

Librarian, Longleaf Elementary School                    ESOL Head Teacher, Ensley Elementary School

850-941-6110                                                                     850-494-5556

khauck@escambia.k12.us                                             dwells2@escambia.k12.us

 

Cindy Birden                                                                   Melissa Thacker

Children’s Librarian, Pensacola Public Library      Librarian, Pensacola State College

850-436-5555                                                                      850-384-5670

cbirden@ci.pensacola.fl.us                                           thacker.melissa@gmail.com