Last/current workplace: Measure Island', 'Wonder Works' and 'Q Lab
30 years old from Chisholm, ACT
I'm 'Looking for a position that will allow me to help scaffold Children's learning in a safe and caring environment.. I have completed the theoretical side of Certificate III in Education support.
Measure Island', 'Wonder Works' and 'Q Lab
Jan 2008 - Dec 2014
Gallery Assistant - Questacon )
? Provide orientation to visitors and manage visitor flow, dealing with specialist customer needs and concerned/worried customers
? Communicate science concepts and Questacon's programs to visitors
? Support Volunteers in galleries
? Operate and coordinate exhibits
? Ensure all galleries and exhibits are clean and in working order.
? Provide exciting and practical scientific information on and interpretation of exhibits
? Work in Questacon galleries on a range of exhibits, operating advanced/dangerous exhibits eg. Freefall, Track Attack
? Maintain public safety
Assisted with the 'Grand Opening' of 'Measure Island', 'Wonder Works' and 'Q Lab'.
In December of 2011 the Questacon Event and Visitor Services Managers jointly awarded me the Education & Visitor Experience Team Commendation and Award.
Jan 2005 - Dec 2007
Woolworths ) Customer Service
Provision of checkout service in a permanent part-time capacity and required to assist with shelf packing and liquor sales. Interactions with customers were varied and interesting. Situations I have had to manage include:
? Specialist customer needs
? Handling and transferring large amounts of money
? Handling stock and restocking
? Dealing with troubled customers
Employed to advise and assist junior staff and participate in their professional development.
Early Childhood Teaching and Care
Working with Children
Working with Children Check
Canberra Academy of the Dramatic Arts
Computer - Microsoft office suite -Including databases.
Working with vulnerable people card.
Education, Qualifications and Training
Canberra Academy of the Dramatic Arts - Completed Certificate III in Performance
Canberra Institute of Technology
Canberra Institute of Technology - Currently finishing Certificate III in Education Support