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CV, Aspiring Art, Fashion,Textiles Teacher Seeking Work In France

I am currently unavailable for work
Serial No: 31281
(08/13/1992, female)
List top 5 skills: children, coaching, costume, fashion, physical education, school, secondary, sport, teacher, textiles
Short Bio:

An enthusiastic, hardworking and creative person who wishes to become an art teache. Interested in sport as a secondary subject. I am a keen artist, with a portfolio in a variety of media, including a vast amount of textile and clothing knowledge. I have experience in management, dealing with children, sport coaching, and training staff members. I learn quickly, recognising when to seek advice from experts, and like to think up innovative ways to teach or coach to keep children inspired.

Current location: 

England, United Kingdom - View on map

Nationality: 

British

Preferred Sector of Employment: 

education and training

Spoken languages: 

english

Locations I am interested in working:

Australia, austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, France, Gibraltar, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jersey, Luxembourg, Man, Isle of, Netherlands, new zealand, Norway, portugal, spain, switzerland

List of countries I have a visa to work in:

austria, Belgium, France, Germany, Gibraltar, greece, Ireland, Man, Isle of, portugal, spain, Sweden, switzerland, United Kingdom



Profile

An enthusiastic, hardworking and creative person who wishes to become a teacher of art. I am a keen artist, predominantly interested in monochrome ink paintings and sketching, but with a portfolio in a variety of media. I have experience in management, dealing with children, and training staff. I learn quickly, recognising when to seek advice from experts.

Employment

August 2014 until Present
Branch Manager & Tailoress, Knights Tailoring Ltd (Royal Warrant Holders), Aldershot.

Having been promoted after three months, I identified further commercial opportunities, designing a new product range of military accessories, after completing market research, cost and profit analysis. I trained new and existing staff in tailoring and dressmaking skills, ensuring that tight deadlines are met and a high standard of work is achieved. I prioritise work and take a flexible approach to my own working hours when extra time is required. I communicate clearly and confidently to a diverse range of clients, customers and staff.

2011-2014
Lifeguard, Kirklees Active Leisure, Huddersfield, Yorkshire

My main role was to protect bathers in the pool surroundings and ensure a smooth running of the leisure centre with my team. I hosted children’s birthday parties, promoting good behaviour and complience of centre rules, making sure everyone was safe whilst having a great time. I thought up activities and games, which focused on educating the children in different types of sport.

Education

2:1 BA(HONS) Costume Design With Textiles
University of Huddersfield, Yorkshire, 2014

Designed and constructed costumes from the research stage, fabric design, and budgeting, through to organising the styling for the final live show and photoshoot.

Teaching in English as a Foreign Language Qualification
Barton Peveril College, Eastleigh, Hampshire, 2010

A Levels in Textiles, Fine Art, English Literature and Language, French
Barton Peveril College, Eastleigh, Hampshire, 2010

11 GCSE’s A* – B including English, Maths & Science
Cams Hill Secondary School, Fareham, Hampshire, 2008

Other Experience

Received oil painting lessons from the world renowned artist, Mary Dipnall, 2015

Textile and Art Lesson Observation, Wildern School, Hedge End, Hampshire, 2014

Trainee Netball Coach, 2015 until Present

Currently, I am working towards my level 2 coaching in netball, which I aim to complete by October 2015. I assist the head coach weekly at Ravens Netball club with the junior sessions, creating session plans and the running parts of the sessions.

Dresser for BBC, 2014
I dressed 80 children aged 6 to 11, and organised them to their correct sets and time slots for the filming of ‘Tubby and Enid’, directed by Victoria Wood.

Costume Designer & Maker, 2013
‘Cabaret’, University of Huddersfield Drama Department.

Set & Costume Maker, 2011
Assisted the head costumier for ‘Peter Pan’ pantomime at The Theatre Royal, Winchester.

Skills

• Training and Development

• Product Innovation and Design Research

• Retail Management and Leadership

• Project Management

• Fine Art including:

– Painting in watercolour, Acrylics and Oils

– Clay Sculpting

– Pencil, Charcoal, Pastel, and Ink Drawing

– Collage

• Glass Making

• Textile Art including:

– Screen Printing

– Mono Printing

– Embroidery

– Weaving & Knitting

– Batik

– Appliqué

• Set Construction

• Fabric Pattern Design

• Costume Design & Construction

• Prop Design and Construction

• Tailoring and Pattern Cutting

• Computer Skills in Microsoft Office, Design Shop & Adobe Photoshop and Illustrator

Interests

• Fine Art

• Netball

• Ex-national competitive swimmer

 

Full, clean driving licence held