Peace One Day is a non-profit organisation that raises awareness for World Peace Day on September 21st. The role has afforded insight into how campaigns are developed and implemented, communication with NGO and corporate partners, and research and analysis skills. Duties include: -Writing and posting original content on the Peace One Day social media accounts -Contributing ideas for social media strategy and campaigns -Researching innovative ways to reach and expand the Peace One Day audience -Measuring reach of social media campaigns using Twitter and Google Analytics, Google -Alerts and Excel Spreadsheets
The role involved shadowing a speech therapist and assisting with administrative duties. It required me to be sufficient in Microsoft Excel & Office. I accompanied the Speech Therapist in meetings with clients, both adults and children and therefore it was imperative that I remained professional but affable. This experience boosted my communicative confidence and client liaison skills.
This role required working and communicating closely with another student in order to ensure the business was efficient. Duties included: -Sorting and selecting the clothing for online sales -Liaising with wholesale customers -Packaging and delivery -Using Social Media (Twitter and Instagram) to build online presence and brand awareness -Setting up and running eVintage stalls at Cardiff Vintage Fairs and V Festival
Six week TEFL course in Thailand required strong organisation, presentation and public speaking skills in order to deliver successful lessons and breach the language barrier. I flourished in a leadership role and found it a hugely rewarding task. Another skill I acquired was to speak basic conversational Thai. The whole experience proved my adaptability and strength of communication. The 6 week TEFL Internship qualifies me to teach English as a foreign language. My Responsibilities included: Creating lesson plans Teaching English classes to up to 25 Thai Primary School children Leading Physical Education lessons and after-school sports sessions Organising and overseeing a Sports-Day festival for the entire school