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SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

  • Rhodes College Life Coaching Certificate
  • Weight Loss Surgery Support Group Facillitator
  • Experience in a well-established optometry clinic
  • Completed the Douglas College Dispensing Optician Program – Year One
  • Seventeen years experience as a hearing aid technician and special needs assistant in a private school for hearing impaired children
  • Seven years experience as a classroom assistant working with medically fragile and developmentally challenged children
  • Douglas College Certificate in Human Services: Childcare Specialty

ADDITIONAL SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Presently taking digital photography courses at Langara College
  • Interest and experience with technology and computers
  • Advanced writing skills
  • Team Support/Conflict Resolution
  • Family/Patient Counselling
  • First Aid Experience

ACHEIVEMENTS AND RECOGNITION

  • Douglas College Dean’s List – Fall/Winter 2008
  • Douglas College Honour Roll – Spring 2009
  • Douglas College Optician Bursary – Fall 2008
  • Iris Award Bursary – Spring 2009

 EMPLOYMENT EXPERIENCE

  • Weight Loss Surgery Support Group Facilitator
  • Made lens and frame recommendations based on patient need and prescription, resulting in patients’ complete satisfaction with eyewear
  • Verified accuracy of prescriptions and diagnosed eye-wear issues, building a loyal patient/customer base
  • Performed repairs and adjustments on eyewear, resulting in improved vision and comfort
  • Worked as part of the eye-care team, creating a smooth-running dispensary, edging laboratory and accurate inventory
  • Provided excellent customer/patient service through sales, pre-testing and vision-care education
  • Maintained hearing aids, Cochlear Implants and FM systems in a classroom environment, resulting in well-maintained and effective hearing-assistive devices
  • Assisted on-site audiologist, enabling more accurate student hearing test results
  • Developed and facilitated classroom curriculum and behavioural goals, and Individual Education Plans, resulting in social and academic student success
  • Participated in family counselling, support, and student advocacy, concluding in successful mainstreaming into neighborhood schools

EDUCATION

  • Langara College Digital Photography Continuing Education  2010 – Present
  • Douglas College Dispensing Optician Program 2008 – 2009
  • Douglas College Human Services Worker – Childcare Specialty Diploma   1980 – 1981

WORK EXPERIENCE

Contact Privately For Details

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE

Vancouver Aquarium – Docent and Guide
Variety Club Of  B.C. – Hydrotherapy Aide

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