|Last Resume Update||14/05/2018|
|Address||ho chi minh, Viet Nam|
|Where are you living?||Hồ Chí Minh|
|Expected Location:||Hồ Chí Minh|
I am a confident, experienced teacher and lecturer with a range of skills specializing in the Pearson English curriculum and BTEC graphic design. I have worked as a senior designer in the UK for the last ten years and have used these skills to become a grade three English, maths and science teacher in Vietnam, as well as lecturing in graphic design. I spent my summer vacation working as an outdoor survival leader in the USA at an overnight summer camp, overseeing 5 staff and giving pastoral care to 20 campers whilst specialising in outdoor activities, survival skills and team building.
Graphic design, BA Hons: 2:2
120 HOUR TEFL CERTIFICATE
UK secondary school
A LEVELS: History, English language, Art
GCSES: English language A, English Literature A, History A*, Geography A*, French A, Maths B, Science B, Art A, Music B
AMERICAN RED CROSS CPR/AED valid until June 2018
February 2018- May 2018 - ongoing ADS Design, HCMC
POSITION: Graphic Design Lecturer/ Creative Director
I have had the opportunity to set up a new design agency here in Vietnam using my experience from the UK. This has involved training staff, meeting clients briefs, overseeing all work that has been commissioned and working to tight deadlines. I have also been running workshops and seminars in graphic design and typography to post 16 year old students and lecturing the BTEC graphic design course. I have set up the agency and I hope it will be a huge success in the future.
August 2017- February 2018 EMG Education, HCMC
POSITON: Grade 3 maths, science and English teacher (Pearson)
I worked as as a grade 3 teacher and was responsible for three classes which involved marking, lesson planning, classroom management, and general welfare of my students. I made my lessons fun, creative and dynamic and used my skills as a graphic designer to create interesting materials for my students.
June – August 2017 June – August Camp Mountain Chai (USA)
POSITION: Outdoor survival Leader (grades 1- 12 )
This involved working with children from different social backgrounds, organizing timetables and creating activities incorporating Judaism, training and managing staff, managing medical issues of campers and administering first aid, communicating with parents and overseeing the general welfare of the campers. My focus was on outdoor activities such as hiking, conservation, navigation, fire building and team building activities whilst keeping the campers safe in the Californian wilderness.
January 2017 – May 2017 Compass Education, HCMC
POSITION: ESL teacher grades 1-5 (family and friends)
Whilst working at compass, I traveled to various schools across the city using materials provided and managing large classes of students. I had to be energetic and manage classes in order to make sure that all of my students were enthusiastic and engaged. I focused on pronunciation, reading, writing and grammar skills
September 2008 – December 2016 Creative Bridge Design and Consultancy Agency, UK
POSTION: Senior Graphic Designer and Copywriter
After university, I worked my way up from an intern to a senior graphic designer in the UK. This position was high intensity and involved me to to be creative, fast paced and working to very tight deadlines. As I progressed, my responsibilities included training other staff, arranging weekly meetings, dealing with clients face to face and presenting concepts. I feel these skills are very transferable to teaching and can help me be a better teacher, especially because I have the ability to create amazing handouts and materials for students to learn from.