• Zane L
  • Front of House and Guest Service Agent, Waiter, Cafe Allrounder
  • Last/current workplace: National Institute of Education
  • 38 years old from Bentley, WA

Introduction

I am currently studying at ECU as a pre-service teacher and I am looking for a part-time/ casual job. My study at ECU will complete in Dec 2015 and I will be interested to continue teaching as my career. Meanwhile I am looking for any suitable jobs so that I can earn some money and also interact with the local people of WA.

Employment History

  • National Institute of Education

    • Feb 2014 - Feb 2015
    Feb 2014 - Feb 2015 Research Assistant, National Institute of Education - National education research under the supervision of Dr. Tang Kok Sing, the project is entitled "Developing Disciplinary Literacy Pedagogy in the Sciences". - Data collection from partner schools included writing field notes, video taping of lessons, interviewing students and teachers, and planned intervention lessons. - Integrated pedagogical strategies such as the BSCS 5E model and scientific literacy skills (e.g. writing scientific explanation) in the lessons. - Adopted a theoretical framework for discourse (spoken and written) analysis using the lesson observations and students' artifacts (worksheets and interviews). - Presented at ASERA (Australia) and ISEC and WSAEC (Singapore) conferences. Curriculum Vitae Zane ao
  • St. Francis Methodist School

    • May 2010 - Jan 2014
    May 2010 - Jan 2014 Chemistry and Mathematics Teacher, St. Francis Methodist School, Year 9-10 - Taught Upper Secondary 3 and 4 Singapore-Cambridge GCE 'O' level and London Edexcel IGCSE. - Staff Welfare Vice-Chairman and Pastoral Care Coordinator to hold meetings every term to improve on welfare process and curriculum review respectively. - Acting Head of Department for the daily function of the department with regards to meetings, examination matters and curriculum planning.
  • Inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG)

    • Jan 2010 - Dec 2010
    Inaugural Youth Olympic Games (YOG) Singapore 2010.
  • Shelton College International

    • May 2009 - Oct 2010
    May 2009 - Oct 2010 Science and Mathematics Teacher, Shelton College International, Year 9-12 - Taught GCE 'O' Level Secondary 3 and 4 Combined Science (Chemistry/Physics), Additional Mathematics, Elementary Mathematics and GCE 'A' Level H2 Chemistry. - Appointed as the Supervisor of Examination for GCE O-Level Chinese Oral and Listening Comprehension.
  • GCE 'A' Level Examination

    • Jan 2009 - Dec 2009
    - Appointed as the Presiding Examiner for GCE 'A' Level Examination 2009. - Spearheaded an 11-week art project that involved painting the school walls. - Started the athletics co-curricular activity to promote school outdoor sports culture and programs, and planned inter-private school competitions.
  • Mathematics and Science, Secondary

    • Feb 2008 - Apr 2009
    Feb 2008 - Apr 2009 Private Tutor, Year 7-12 - Taught Secondary 1 and 2 Mathematics and Science, Secondary 3 and 4 Chemistry, Physics, Additional Mathematics and Elementary Mathematics. - Conducted group tuition to 4 Pioneer Junior College Year 1 students. - Handled 13 students ranging from Secondary 1 to Junior College Year 2 students. Relief Teacher, Anderson Junior College, Year 11-12 - Taught H2 Chemistry to the Year 2 A-Level students and set class quizzes. - Conducted remedial / revision classes for weaker students after school. - Invigilated promotional examinations for the college's Year 1 students.
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    Queensland University of Technology

    • Sep 2007 - Sep 2007
    Sept 2007, Queensland University of Technology (QUT) Speaker of the annual Queensland Inorganic Chemistry Symposium (QICS). Poster presentation for the Faulty of Science Postgraduate & Research Showcase. Poster entitled "Building Bridges - A novel approach to porphyrin oligomers".
  • Laboratory Demonstrator, QUT

    • Feb 2006 - Dec 2007
    Feb 2006 - Dec 2007 Laboratory Demonstrator, QUT - Facilitated the students' learning by drawing connections between practical experiments and theoretical knowledge. - Illustrated effective laboratory techniques and the correct use of apparatus, and encouraged critical thinking and collaborative learning. - Marked experimental reports of students and provided constructive feedback on the student's performance during the laboratory for improvement purposes. 2 Curriculum Vitae Zane ao Achievements

Skills

  • Waiting Tables
  • Guest Relations
  • Casual Teaching
  • Food and Beverage Serving
  • Secondary School Teaching

Education History

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    Edith Cowan University

    • Jan 2013 - Jul 2015
    Edith Cowan University, Western Australia Jan 2013 - Jul 2015 Master in Education (Curriculum and Teaching)
  • National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University

    • Feb 2006 - Dec 2006
    Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Feb 2006 - Dec 2006 Bachelor in Applied Science (Honours) Second Upper Class
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    Queensland University of Technology

    • Feb 2005 - Dec 2005
    Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane Feb 2005 - Dec 2005 Bachelor in Applied Science Chemistry (Major), Industrial Chemistry (Co-major)
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    Queensland University of Technology

    • Jul 1999 - Jul 2002
    Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane Jul 1999 - Jul 2002 Diploma in Chemical Process Technology
  • Education (Secondary) current

    • From Jan 2015 - Current
    Jan 2015 - Date Graduate Diploma in Education (Secondary) Science (Major), Mathematics (Minor)