Work and Volunteer Experience

2007 – Bayside Pizza

 Working with a small team
 Communicating with a variety of people in a well known tourist town

2008 – 2010 – Volunteer Track and field coach

 Working with students from grades 6 – 8
 Addressing Long jump, Triple Jump, High jump and Pole Vault

2008 – 2010 – Fundraising for Europe trip

 Working a specific schedule over a 2-year period
 Communicating professionally with the public

2009 – 2010 – Lunenburg County Y Minor Basketball Volunteer

 Working with students in grades 4 – 7
 Developing a variety of basketball skills

2009 – 2010 – Canada Games Basketball Player

 Building a ‘family’ with a variety of races and cultures
 Variety of fundraising experiences
 Won a silver medal

2010 – 2013– University Painters

 Communicating with clients and co-workers
 Working with a team to complete projects efficiently with high quality work
 Training new painters with techniques, routines, safety, and tricks of the trade

2011 – 2012 – Memorial University Basketball Camp instructor

 Working with students in grades 5 – 11
 Responsibility of running a variety of activities in a safe environment
 Communicating with coaches, parents, students, and co-workers

2013 – 2014 – Oak Island Recreation Leader

 Working with children 3 – 12
 Creating, scheduling, and running daily activities at the Oak Island Inn
 Bar Tending at poolside bar

2013 – 2014 – Volunteer Gonzaga High School Junior Varsity Basketball Coach

 Working With children in grades 10 and 11
 Organizing tournaments, games, and practices around gym schedules
 Winning first place for the city division (no provincials in Newfoundland)

2014 – 2015 – Placement at Holy Family Elementary School (Newfoundland)
 Working with children from kindergarten to grade 6 over a 6-week time frame
 First direct observation of teaching methods and strategies
 Developing and implementing lessons plans

2014 – 2015 – The Works (Memorial University Gymnasium) Fitness Leader

 Improving and implementing chronic pain and arthritic aquatic classes
 Developing an 8-week freshman 15 weight loss program
 Working with a team to maintain and develop fitness plans and the facility

2015 – Dora Construction Laborer and Painter

 Assisting carpenters replace windows, doors, and decking.
 Painting the interior of a 64-unit building
 Working as a team to meet time demands, and finish projects

2016 – Twin City Painters

 Working with a team to complete large scale projects in the Halifax Region
 Assisting with other companies on a professional level
 Worked on projects such as the Canada Revenue Agency Building, The Halifax Shopping Center,
Historic Properties, etc.

2016 – Placement at Park Street Elementary School

 Working in a grade 2 classroom to plan, develop, and implement Lesson plans
 Assisting with school events (Auction and Christmas concert)
 Developing a school writing continuum to be implemented in the near future
 Assessing formatively

2017 – Placement at UNB Childcare Center

 Working with children 3 – 5 years wold
 Observing teaching strategies, children’s learning, and play
 Assisting instructors when necessary, and expanding the children’s learning experience

2017 – Placement at Barkers Point Elementary School

 Working in a grade 2 classroom to plan, develop and implement lessons
 Working with a team to create final unit plans
 Assessing formatively
 Attending student led conferences (parent teacher)