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Patricia Thoman

Freelance Article Writer & Editor

24
Location:New Zealand
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/yoda1303
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Kudos
4.5
2 Skills
$150
Rate/Hr
Name: YODA

OBJECTIVE

I am a confident, outgoing person with the ability to relate well to people of all ages and cultures. I take pride in my work at all times and work well in a team and individually. With my positive attitude, enthusiasm and educational background and experience, I feel I have much to offer a prospective employer. I am seeking work in a stimulating environment where I can use my superior writing and editing skills, which I have focused on raising to a higher level through my degress. My interest lies in editing, writing, books, literature and research and this is where I wish to bring my skill set into while at the same time learning and growing them further.


KEY PERSONAL SKILLS

• Superior writing and editing skills
• Positive team player
• Excellent time management skills; ability to multi task
• Superior communication skills
• Work well under pressure
• Intelligent and hard working
• Dedicated and willing to go the extra mile
• Advanced computer skills
• Ability to work with complex matters
• Empathetic and easygoing manner
• Experience working with foreigners and interpreters

EMPLOYMENT HISTORY

University of Auckland 1992 – 1998
During this period as a university student, I undertook a variety of part time work mainly in the hospitality industry

Department of Labour 1998 - 2004
Refugee Status Determination/Quality Control/Refugee Project Manager

Newton Law/ Exodus Legal/ Ponsonby Chambers 2004 – 2010
Barrister and Solicitor/Corporate Counsel/Barrister

EDUCATION

St. Cuthbert’s College, Epsom, Auckland 1986 - 1990

University of Auckland 1992 - 1998
• Bachelor of Arts (English Literature/Politics)
• Bachelor of Laws

University of Auckland 2012
• Bachelor of Arts (hons.) (English Literature)

INTERESTS

• Reading
• Creative writing group - Titirangi
• Music
• Photography
• Gaming
• Soccer, Yoga, Swimming, Gym
• Spending Time with family and friends
Skills (2) Rating
Article Writing
Editing