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Career Objective

I intend on going to graduate school in the future to obtain a Master's degree in psychology.  However, I would like to gain experience working in the field before deciding what field of psychology I would like to concentrate in. 

Work experience

Jun 2013Aug 2013

Residential Instructor

Oakland School
  • Responsible for groups of children
  • Taught students soccer and archery skills 
  • Mediated disagreements between students
  • Maintained positive attitude during all activities 
  • Participated actively in all physically demanding activities
  • Helped students vocalize their problems 
  • Led club activities such as tye-dying and crafts 
  • Emphasized importance of teamwork 
  • Enforced certain bed times
  • Required students to complete their assigned dorm jobs
May 2012Aug 2012

Telephone Sales

Hershey Creamery
  •  Gained office experience
  •  Received incoming telephone calls
  •  Completed list of daily calls to clients
  •  Placed ice cream orders regularly
  •  Responded to prospective client emails
  •  Entered new ice cream account information
  •  Entered gas receipts into excel worksheet
  •  Filed customer contracts by alphabetical order 
  •  Printed flavor labels 
  •  Made copies for businesses  
  •  Called freezer repair companies
  •  Handled customer complaints
Feb 2006Aug 2011

Host/Server/Bartender

Texas Steakhouse & Saloon
  • Interacted with customers face to face as well as on the phone
  • Responsible for a four table section
  • Handled customer payments
  • Gained experience as bartender
  • Recieved all to go orders
  • Completed list of duties before leaving
  • Handled customer complaints appropriately
  • Ensured a pleasant experience
  • Brought food,drink,desert to and from table accordingly
  • Assisted other employees with their side work duties
  • Sat the guests according to the numbered floor chart

References

Jacob Biggs

Lyn Baker

Anne Studd

Sean Lant

Deric Rickey

Portfolio

Education

Aug 2008Aug 2013

Bachelor of Science

Longwood University

Bachelor of Science, Psychology

  • Minor in Sociology
  • Member of Alpha Phi Omega, a service fraternity
  • Social Coordinator for Alpha Beta Psi sorority
  • Volunteered at The Woodland assisted living home
  • Volunteered at LCVA (Longwood Center for Visual Arts)
  • Volunteered at F.A.C.E.S, a local food drive
  • Coordinated fundraising event in October 2011 for Breast Cancer Awareness
  • Assisted in moving furniture for Habitat for Humanity Restore in Farmville
  • Conducted psychological research for senior seminar 
  • Presented results in front of psychology department 
  • Displayed results in a poster session for all students