Fiona Johnston

Freelance Creative Writer & Fiction Writer

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Location:Cranbrook, Kent, United Kingdom
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/fionajohnston
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FIONA JOHNSTON
Church’s
Swingleton Green
Monks Eleigh
Suffolk, IP7 7AB
Telephone: 01449 740028
Email: fionajohnston@btinternet.com

PROFILE

A reliable, hard-working and highly motivated individual, who is creative, well organised, approachable and helpful. Able to work unsupervised; on own initiative as well as being able to contribute effectively and co-operate as part of a team. A practical, confident and imaginative person who has good communication and IT skills. Is willing to take up the challenge of learning and training to enhance development. Now seeking an opening where existing and potential skills may be utilised to fullest extent.

KEY SKILLS

· Organised and methodical with a logical approach to working
· Self-motivated with good organisational and communication skills
· Excellent timekeeping record, always maintains a high standard of work
· Able to offer ideas and take on board other people’s requirements, expectations and recommendations.

CAREER HISTORY/RELEVANT EXPERIENCE

Workwise Ltd currently undergoing
Undergoing employability units and updating my personal skills to meet the needs of employers of today

River Stour Trust (2005 – to-date)
Voluntary Administrative Assistant: responsible for setting up Excel database for summaries; sorting documents for filing according to the system used; sorting and compiling press cutting summaries; composing letters; researching information.

Countryside Directory Jan 2009-April 2009
Consultant: contacting businesses to assist local charities;

Self Employed PR Feb2004-Nov-2004
Trial scheme sponsored by the Government: Inbiz

Village Newspaper , Monks Eleigh 2001-2001
Local Correspondent

UNA 1991-2001
Voluntary Regional Constituent Network Co-ordinator: writing reports of campaign results to regional council; maintaining database of constituents; sending out enclosed format letters.

EDUCATION

YMCA Training, Routeway Business Administration (2008-to present)
Programme to improve employability skills.

NVQ Level 2 – Administration and IT June 1999-Nov 1999

The Open University 1982-1999
BA (Hons) Social Sciences / International Studies

PERSONAL
Enjoys reading, creative writing, listening to classical and light music and taking long walks to maintain fitness.

REFERENCES AVAILABLE ON REQUEST
Skills (2) Rating
Creative Writing
Fiction Writing