I have seven years experience instructing, facilitating and motivating clients to reach their goals. With an extensive background working with clients of all ages and cultures, I am skilled at effectively instructing job search and career planing strategies. My colleagues know me to be results-oriented, responsible, organized, enthusiastic and professional. The most important thing about me is that I am extremely passionate about helping people to succeed.
Apr 2006 - Present
YWCA of Vancouver
Instruct workshops – interview skills, resumes, internet resources, the hidden job market, letters, information meetings and current labour market trends. Provide individual career counselling for clients that completed ‘Professional Worker’s program for on going support towards employment goals. Ensure that program objectives are met, liaise with case managers.
Aug 2002 - Apr 2006
Instructed professional and technical job search strategies in a group setting.
1996 - 1997
UBC Department of Psychology
Counselled potential and currently enrolled students, provided course information, career options, graduation credit checks, gave referrals Created blueprint document of duties included in the position for future advisors