Yong Chuan

  • Singapore Singapore
Yong Chuan

Objective

To secure an internship position in Dialogue in the Dark, in the area of management work, and see it being launched officially in Singapore. I am also in hope to be able to contribute my knowledge, leadership and team-playing skills to spur the growth of the organization. I would like to learn and gain more experience in the process of planning, managing and launching of a project.

Interests

Social Networking

Basketball

- Participated in Ngee Ann's Polympics, a sports event held in 2008 for all students to participate and compete within campus

Gaming

Watching Dramas & Movies

Volunteering Experiences

Laughing exercise volunteer for Institute of Mental Health Volunteers' Day 2008

NCSS Carnival 2008

Organizations Worked With

Spastic Children Association of Singapore

Simei Care Centre

Internship at Dialogue in the Dark, Singapore

Work History

Work History
Jan 2007 - Apr 2009

No Signboard Seafood Restaurant

It was a part-time job which I held after my "O" levels to earn some income for myself. I have to leave the job as I wanted to place more focus on my final year in my studies in Ngee Ann Polytechnic.

Education

Education
Apr 2007 - Mar 2010

Psychology & Community Services

Ngee Ann Polytechnic

Completed Relevant Modules

·Introduction to Community Services

·Creativity and Applied Thinking Skills

·Introduction to Statistics & Research

·Statistics & Research Methods II

·Behaviour in Organizations

·Speech Comm & Cross Cultural Practices

·Working with Individuals & The Community

·Group Dynamics & Conflict Management

·Understanding Disability & Exceptional Child

·Innovation & Enterprise in Action (Interdisciplinary Study)

Co-Curricular Activities

Total CCA Points: 108

Leadership Points: 75

1. NP 4 Myanmar Cyclone, Fund-raising Project

2. Youth Expedition Project (YEP) in 2008 - Chairperson

3. Compassionate Youth In Action (CYA) – Charity Run (Main Committee)

4. School of Humanities (HMS) Society, AY 08/09 Executive Committee, Head of Logistics Department

5. School of Humanities (HMS) Society, AY 09/10 Executive Committee, Vice-President

Jan 2002 - Dec 2006

Chua Chu Kang Secondary School

Qualification: "O" Levels

L1R4: 10 credits

L1R5: 13 credits

Attained 4 As out of 6 subjects:

English Language: B3

Combined Humanities: A1

Mathematics: A2

Additional Mathematics: B3

Science (Phy/Chem): A2

Chinese: A2

Chinese Oral: Distinction

Awards:

Edusave Scholarship in 2003 and 2004

Awarded for participation by Southern Cross University Alumni Association (Singapore) at the Youth Entrepreneurship @ward Highlights! (YE@H! 2003)

Awarded for participation in Australian Mathematics Competition For The WESTPAC Awards in 2003

Awarded for the first in position for higher secondary Chinese Essay Competition, 2004

Awarded for Friend of Singa, Merit Award, in 2004 by the Singapore Kindness Movement Council

Awarded for National Youth Achievement Award, Bronze in 2004

Co-Curricular Activities

1. National Police Cadet Corps (2002 – 2005) - Staff Sergeant

- Head of Welfare Department of Executive Committee 2004

2. Class representative (2003, 2006)

Award:

Merit Award given on 25 October 2006 in recognition of very good service rendered to the school in National Police Cadet Corps.

Skills

Skills

Leadership

Module Representative in 2007 Project & Event-in-charge for NP-wide: Myanmar Cyclone’s fund-raising project in 2008 Executive Committee Member for School of Humanities Society, logistics department, from 2008 to 2009 Appointed as a leader for School of Humanities’  Open House in 2008 Organising Committee for School of Humanities’ Freshmen Orientation Camp in 2008 Organising Committee for Staff & Student Games (School of Humanities) in 2008 Participated in Camp Legacy Leadership Training Camp in 2008 Participated in Leadership Bonding Camp in 2008 Organising Committee for Student Leader’s Camp in 2008 Ambassador for School of Humanities, Red Camp, 2008 Appointed usher for Ngee Ann’s Open House in 2009 Organising Committee for Freshmen Orientation Camp, School of Humanities in 2009 Executive Committee Member for School of Humanities Society, Vice-president, from 2009 to 2010 Chairperson for Youth Expedition Project (YEP) from 2008 to 2009 - Planning of Bonding Camp - Pre-trip Activity: Preparation of Yong Adults’ Programme for clients at Simei Care Centre - Overseas trip - Post-trip Activity: Organizing Flea-market at Simei Care Centre - Presented on behalf of the team at the 2nd International Conference on Character Development through Service and Experiential Learning in 2009 Participated in Teambuilding and Leadership Camp in 2009 Appointed as Floor Manager while doing internship at Dialogue in the Dark, Singapore  

Statistics & Research

Ulead Video Studio 11

Able to use this software to edit videos, add in subtitles and publish into a CD for a complete view.

Microsoft Excel

Used commonly for data collection as well as administrative work.

Micosoft Powerpoint

Used commonly for presentations in class.

Microsoft Word

Have been using on a daily basis for assignments such as essays and reports.