Sports reporter/writer for online media. Write and edit articles, perform extensive research, conduct interviews, attend appropriate events, and navigate content management system. (View ESM in portfolio.)
Created, edited, and proofread content for eCommerce websites. Managed implementation of company-wide social media strategy, uploaded content, managed freelance translators, assisted in creating video content, and ensured on-going communication with management. (View INFURN in porfolio.)
Assisted with managerial responsibilities, provided coaching and supervision to young competitive sailors, evaluated their performance, assisted in setting individual goals, developed a training and regatta schedule, and coordinated travel plans to outside sporting events.
Provided language support; translated and edited promotional material. (View Eventem in portfolio.)
Provided at-home and away coaching to group of young competitive solo-sailors, assisted in setting individual goals, developed a training and regatta schedule, and coordinated travel plans to outside sporting events.
Mentored and supervised high school students in the English language, developed lesson plans in accordance with appropriate curriculum, translated educational material, and collaborated with fellow teachers. Coordinated and accompanied a group of Spanish students on a trip abroad. (View Gabriela Mistral in portfolio.)
Taught and supervised Spanish-speaking students, and ensured overall safety and well-being of the students registered in the sailing programme.
Researched, edited and wrote weekly articles for sports section; collaborated with staff to generate story ideas; assisted reporters in improving their writing skills; laid out and edited weekly sports section (InDesign); set individual goals for, and trained others to set goals to improve their journalistic skills. (View The Athenaeum in portfolio.)
Supported students with composition, grammar and conversation; held daily office hours; graded homework; maintained student records; planned learning activities with professors; and strengthened personal knowledge of curriculum.
Programme coordination, promotion and delivery; ensured effective management of sailing staff; provided instructor training; maintained equipment and teaching facilities; supported continued growth of all programmes; oversaw staff schedules, and ensured on-going communication with management and board of directors as well as overall safety and well-being of the staff and students. (View HYC in portfolio.)
Fundraised to cover entire cost of trip, participated in trip preparation (orientation and language courses); lived with local Ecuadorian family and volunteered in local Ecuadorian day-care and with local Ecuadorian mothers’ association; participated in local language courses.
Relevant course work: Spanish Grammar, Conversation and Culture, Art History, History of Ancient Hispanic Towns, Spanish Oenology, Spanish Gastronomy (all courses received in Spanish)
Relevant course work: Pop Culture and World Politics, Mass Media, Comparative Politics, International Relations, Spanish (conversation, grammar and literature)
Relevant course work: Global, Social Perspectives and First Nations Peoples in Canada
(selected to attend McGill Model United Nations Conference)
Currently based in London, UK. I hold a five-year UK Ancestry Visa. Expires 01/09/18, with the option of extending or settling.