Brittani Hicks

  • Chicago US-IL
Brittani Hicks

Skills

Skills

Communication

Social Media

Adobe Photoshop

Microsoft Office

Work History

Work History
Jun 2008 - Aug 2012

Camp Counselor

TWIG Day Camp

Organized and enforces a six-week lesson plan for four consecutive summers. Taught classes, mentored children, and provided first aid and safety drills when needed. Coordinated games and sports and supervised small groups of 10-25 campers.

Aug 2011 - May 2012

Tutor

America Reads

Tutored school aged children in Mathematics, Language Arts & Reading Comprehension. Taught study skills and enhanced student's motivation to learn. Improved overall performance in school.

Jun 2005 - Aug 2007

Tutor/Teacher's Aide

Chicago KidStart Summer Jobs

Assisted summer school teachers with grading papers, organizing lesson plans, and scheduling parent-teacher meetings. Offered tutoring assistance to 3rd and 6th grade students.

Education

Education
Aug 2008 - May 2013

Bachelors of Science

Southern Illinois University

Relevant Courses:

  • Several courses in Psychology including (but not limited to): Foundations, Social, Child, Adult, Cognitive, Health, & Clinical)
  • Research Design & Statistics I & II
  • Oral Argumentation & Debate
  • Marriage & Family Communication
  • Foundations of Social Work

Organizations:

  • Emperial Dance Team - (2010-2013) (positions held: Vice-President, Treasurer)
  • Psychology Club (2009-2013)
  • Meals & Music Ministries (2008-2009)

Volunteer Experience

Phone-A-Thon (2013) - Assisted the SIUE admissions office and call center with phoning recently admitted students and reminding them about upcoming events.

Boys & Girls Club of Greater St. Louis (2012) - Served as a mentor to young girls. Helped them choreograph their own dance routine for a parade.

Movers & Shakers (2009-2012) - Helped first-year students at SIUE with moving their belongings into their apartments

Big Brother/Big Sister Student Leaders & Mentors (2006-2008) - Was responsible for the well-being and excellence of 20 high school freshmen. Helped them with homework, served as a friend and mentor and provided advice and encouragement when needed. Also, befriended them outside of a school setting to establish a connection.

References

References

LaTonya Vaughn

Danny Hallum