Amber Ivy

Amber Ivy

Education

Education
Sep 2007 - Present

BEd/BA Honors

Nipissing University

J/I Education Focus, History Major, English Minor

Work History

Work History
Feb 2010 - Present

Workshop Facilitator

Nipissing University

Duties include: Running a successful, engaging workshop geared towards first year students on the topic of Networking.

Oct 2009 - Present

Workshop Facilitator

Nipissing University

Duties include: Running a successful, engaging workshop geared towards first year students on the topic of Writing Expectations in University.

Jul 2005 - Jan 2011

Delicatessen Worker

Metro

Duties include: maintaining constant customer service, co-operating with managers and co-workers, training newly hired co-workers, and ensuring workplace health and safety procedures are followed in relation to food preparation and cleaning methods.

Jun 2010 - Aug 2010

Summer Camp Counsellor

Camp Samac

Duties include: Helping facilitate the Haliburton Adventure Base summer program and Residential camp in Oshawa, preparing the site for camp, ensuring the safety of campers, teaching outdoors and camping skills to the campers, sleeping overnight, handling any issues with bullying, homesickness, etc., working with other counsellors to ensure a fun, safe, and memorable summer for both colleagues and campers.  

2009 - 2010

Peer Mentor

Nipissing University

Duties include: Assisting first years in the transition from high school to university, including academics, social, and living in North Bay's community, and attending and facilitating various academic success workshops.

Jun 2009 - Aug 2009

Summer Camp Counsellor

Camp Samac

Duties include: Helping facilitate the Haliburton Adventure Base summer program and day camp in Oshawa, Adventure base duties such as preparing the site for camp, ensuring the safety of campers, teaching outdoors and camping skills to the campers, working with other counsellors to ensure a fun, safe, and memorable summer for both colleagues and campers. 

2008 - 2009

Residence Don

Nipissing University

Duties include: Being a positive role model for students (attending classes, handing in assignments on time, achieving high grades), planning and implementing residence programs, knowing students on my floor and building by name quickly, being around residence and my floor often, clearly explaining and enforcing regulations to students equally, keeping in close contact with the Residence Life Supervisor concerns of students or the building, being an advisor to students and maintaining confidentiality with issues.