Junie Lim

Junie Lim

Work History

Work History
Aug 2011 - Oct 2011

Corporate Support Officer

Ministry of Community Development, Youth and Sports

Worked as a Corporate Support Officer within the Probation Services Branch

Nov 2008 - Jan 2011

Events Butler

St Regis Singapore

Worked as a Part-Time Captain under Banquets Department; in-charge of controlling staff and flow of events.

Education

Education
Apr 2009 - Present

Diploma of Psychology and Community Services

Ngee Ann Polytechnic

·Achieved distinction in IT Applications to Behavioural Science

·Completed relevant modules including

  -Group Dynamics & Conflict Management

  -Behaviour in Organizations

  -Working with Individuals & Community

  -Fundamentals of Counselling Practical

  -Legal Frameworks for Family, Children & Youth

  -Speech Communication & Cross Cultural Communication

  -Written Communication

  -Introduction to Psychology

  -Introduction to Sociology

  -Introduction to Community Services

Jan 2005 - Dec 2008

GCE 'O' Levels

ZhongHua Secondary School

7 GCE ‘O’ Level Passes

L1R5: 13 points, L1R4: 10 points

Achieved 4 Distinctions in English, Chinese, A Math and E Math

Jan 1999 - Dec 2004

PSLE

YangZheng Primary School

PSLE Aggregate Score: 238

Promoted to Express Stream

Achieved 4 Distinctions in English, Chinese, Mathematics and Science

Summary

Have recently attended the 6th World Conference on the Promotion of Mental Health and Prevention of Mental and Behavioural Disorders held in Washington DC, the Omni Shoreham Hotel from 17-19 November 2010. Presented a project done in the 09/10 academic year: Attitudes towards people with Mental Illness in Singpore.

Personal Interests

reading, swimming, interacting with others, taking pictures in leisure time.

Other Experiences

2011

Vice-President of Psychology and Community Services (PCS) Club Executive Committee

- In-charge of overseeing running of committee

- Oversee school-based events related to the school and course

- Oversee external events related to Community Service and the course

- oversee welfare of students within the course

Community Involvement Programme (CIP) Projects

-Habitat for Humanity Singapore: Operation Home Works

(Did cleaning for elderly living in one-room flats)

Youth Expedition Project (YEP) Trip to Cambodia, Baray District

-Theme: Managing Disabilities

-Planned and carried out inclusion, confidence building, and caregiver support activities

-Went on home visits to cater to individual needs: gave assistive devices and hygiene packs to persons with disabilities and families

-Built well pavements and toilets for families with persons with disabilities

2010

Overseas Study Trip to Cambodia (13 – 17 December)

-Worked with children with disabilities

6th World Conference on the Promotion of Mental Health and Behavioural Disorders, Washington DC (17 - 19 November)

-Represented Ngee Ann Polytechnic to present a research paper on “Attitudes Towards People with Mental Illness in Singapore”

2009

Collaborated with Silver Ribbon Singapore

-Conducted a survey research with 160 participants on “Attitudes Towards People with Mental Illness in Singapore”

2007

Collaborated with Ang Mo Kio Community Library for Community Involvement Programme (CIP)

-Organised CIP activities for CCA members

-Activities tied in with National Day Wishing Spheres event

Fund Raising for the Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals

-Planned and implemented project involving sales of SPCA merchandise

2006

Community Involvement Programme (CIP) projects

-Organised collection of old textbooks for needy students

-Organised trip to Eco4theWorld for CCA members

Represented school in UK Icon Design Competition

Participated in Basic Leadership Training

Involved in MOE ExCEL Day

-In charge of exhibit stations for Library Club and Art subject

Attended Student WITs Workshop

-Received training in innovation and creativity and effective leadership in teams and small organisations

2005 to 2008

Class Committee Member

-Appointed as Vice-Secretary, Secretary, and Welfare Officer

-Led classes for interclass activities

(Planned class activities)

Co-Curricular Activities

2009 – Present: Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Leo Club

2005 – 2008:ZhongHua Secondary School

St John’s Ambulance Brigade

Badminton Club

Library Club (Represented school at Story-Telling Workshop at Media@Biz SP)

Achievements and Awards

Student Sports Leader Award in 2008

Silver in Shot Put during Annual School Sports Day in 2008

Silver in Inter-Class Badminton Tournament in 2007

Gold in Javelin during Annual School Sports Day in 2006

Silver in Shot Put during Annual School Sports Day in 2006

Silver in Javelin during Annual School Sports Day in 2005

National Youth Achievement Award (Silver) in 2004

Distinction in the New South Wales English paper in 2003 & 2004

Skills

Skills

SPSS statistics

Have used SPSS statistics software in analyzing data for projects and studies.

MS Office Excel

Uses microsoft excel to create tables for calculations, some related to budgets for class gatherings.

MS Office PowerPoint

Frequently use mocrisoft powerpoint for presentions, recently more related to psychology and social sciences.

MS Office Word

Frequently use microsoft word to create documents for essays, tables, etc.