• Nicole M
  • 28 years old from Lindfield, NSW

Introduction

I am a student currently in my final year of a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) degree at Macquarie University. I am looking for an entry level position or internship in advertising, marketing or media. I have excellent communication skills as a result of previous hospitality and retail experience and have superior computer skills as a result of my studies including effective use of Microsoft word, Microsoft excel, SPSS and internet research. Thank you for your consideration.

Employment History

    • Jul 2013 - Current
    Smart Moves Coaching (Roseville) July 2013 to present Private tutor - Working as a contractor, tutoring Maths and English for primary and high school students.
  • Greengate Hotel (Killara)

    • Jul 2010 - Mar 2013
    Greengate Hotel (Killara) July 2010 to March 2013 Bartender/gaming attendant/waitress/barista - Worked in the tavern, gaming room, function rooms and restaurant. - Team Leader; responsible for supervising the bar and allocating staff jobs, breaks and finishing times. - Worked well in busy conditions and dealt with customer complaints. - Confidently operated and balanced the bar, TAB and gaming tills. - Processed phone requests and performed data entry.
  • Chatswood and Parramatta Westfield

    • Feb 2010 - Jan 2011
    Aldo (Chatswood and Parramatta Westfield) February 2010 to January 2011 Retail assistant - Customer service; including giving advice and fittings. - Received phone requests and communicated with other stores/offices. - Operated the till and assisted in banking duties.
  • Greenwich Hospital (Greenwich)

    • Dec 2007 - Dec 2007
    Greenwich Hospital (Greenwich) December 2007 Occupational therapy - Sat in on meetings and talked to/interviewed patients. - Discussed options for patients' return home with clinical staff (e.g. bars, stairs, wheelchair access).
  • St Lucy's School for the Disabled

    • Nov 2007 - Nov 2007
    St Lucy's School for the Disabled (Wahroonga) November 2007 - Assisted with group activities both independently and with teachers in the classroom. - Helped out with the school swimming carnival.
    • Jan 2007 - Mar 2009
    Lindfield Chemist (Lindfield) January 2007 to March 2009 Retail assistant - Customer service, including awareness of medications. - Received and processed phone requests. - Operated the computer and the till and assisted in administrative paper work.
  • Various employers

    • Jan 2007 - Current
    Various employers 2007 to currently Casual babysitter - Supervision of children, meal preparation and play activities

Skills

  • Phone System
  • Waiting Tables
  • Banking
  • Diary Management
  • EFTPOS
  • Babysitting
  • Microsoft Office
  • Cash Register Operation
  • Data Entry
  • Formal Dining Setup
  • Coffee Making
  • Touch Typing
  • Stocking and Inventory
  • Wine and Spirit Knowledge (Sommelier)
  • Stock Control
  • Cleaning
  • File Management
  • Driver
  • Bar and Beverage Service
  • Womens Fashion
  • Staff Management and Supervising
  • Cocktail Making
  • Customer Service

Certificates

  • Prepare and Serve Coffee Certificate
  • Responsible Conduct of Gaming (RCG) Certificate
  • Certificate in Hospitality

Education History

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    Macquarie University current

    • From Jan 2013 - Current
    2013: Currently completing final year of a Bachelor of Psychology (Honours) degree at Macquarie University.
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    Killara High School

    • Ended Jan 2009
    2009: Higher School Certificate (Killara High School)