Motivated, team-work oriented and responsible. I have a BA in psychology and experience working with children of various ages. I have a strong ability to communicate not only with clients but with a working team positively and enthusiastically in order to establish a respectful and enjoyable environment. My goal is to create a safe space within my every surrounding. I have extensive experience in different professional settings from working in a classroom full of children, tutoring one on one, adult English language teaching, FX Makeup appliance with high school students, makeup assistance on theater productions and hair creative design on independent plays, all of which allowed me to work in a diversified milieu.
BIG Brothers & Sisters
Established a a constructive leadership role as a BIG Sister to help children between the ages of six and nine with daily activities, school work and provide emotional support.
Fillmore Lions Club
Volunteer for multiple resources such as mentoring (take on a role as a peer mentor for academic and social support), caring for community environment (spent weekends cleaning local railroad, parks and rec centers), provided assistant to senior ran Bingo booth for Fillmore May Fair.
Ventura LGBTQ March volunteer
Helped in preparation for the first LGBTQ community Pride march in Ventura CA.
Scare LA Volunteer
Directed and ensured a calm, safe and enjoyable environment for the annual LA Scare Convention. Know how to work with a large crowd.
Humboldt Theater Makeup Assistant
Assisted in all theater productions from Fall semester 2016 to Spring semester 2018. Job included working along side actors and follow directors suggestions. Keeping good communication between myself, actors and leading makeup artist. I learned to use FX materials, hygienic safety regulations, and tattoo/ scar cover up. Skills developed: communication, abiding to professional behavior, servicing each person to their own specific accommodations, ensuring a safe and open space for everyone to work in, securing a completely neat and clean workspace and tools.
LimeArts Theater Production Makeup Assistant for Gruesome Playground Injuries
Worked on the first production of this student founded theater company. My job included: attending all rehearsals, helping in development of makeup designs, providing visual references to directors and actors, keeping a safe and clean environment for both actors and staff. Skills developed: time management and creative expression through process of design.
Redwood Curtain Hair Assistant for The House That Will Not Stand
Provided hair designs for production. Made specific accommodations for actors concerning hair type. Worked with wigs and hair products.
Second Step Program
Implemented specific tools in order to help children develop better learning skills and social interactions. This program incorporates social-emotional learning in order for young students to develop their emotional intelligence to combat negative attitudes, low self-esteem and bullying. The goals for this programs is to ensure the safety and development of a child and their educational journey.
English Language Assistant
Assisted in an adult English Literacy course. Helped students with pronunciation, spelling and understanding. Graded papers with sufficient feedback and encouragement and relaid information of students' strengths and weaknesses to tutor in order to provide suffice lessons.
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