Photographer – taking and editing photographs of various advertising campaign placement.
Sales Assistant – POS systems, cash handling, sales, customer service
Intern for Michael Ng, the official New Zealand Fashion Week photographer. Filming and editing runway shows including Trelise Cooper, Zambesi and Stolen Girlfriends Club. Some stills photography.
Box Office Assistant/Usher – Ticket sales, customer service, cash handling, POS systems. Employment ended due to there being a fire in one of the theatres causing it to close for months.
Cocktail bartender making original cocktails in an upmarket area. Customer service and cash handling.
Bachelor of Design and Visual Arts
The programme engages the physical, emotional and intellectual with mindfulness meditation training. The course was started by Jon Kabat-Zinn in 1979 at the University of Massachusetts Medical Centre in the USA. The course been widely researched over the past 30 years and has shown to create positive effects in stress management, decreasing anxiety and depression, and pain reduction.
I completed the Youthline Personal Development course which focussed on self awareness, conflict management, interpersonal skills and confidence. Completion allows me to move on to the Basic Youth and Community Counselling volunteer helpline training.
I successfully completed The Landmark Forum as a part of my ongoing personal development.