Therese A Jones

Freelance Creative Writer & Event Planner

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Location:Torrington, Connecticut, United States
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/thereseajones
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THERESE JONES

OBJECTIVE
To obtain a position where I will be of good use to the company, along with developing new
skills to improve as an employee.



SUMMARY OF QUALIFICATIONS

Writer

Babysitter

Preparing Healthy Foods For Children

Public Speaking

Interpersonal Skills

Great Listener

Fast Learner

Able to handle multiple tasks

Creative

Creating Projects for Different Age Groups

Detail Oriented

Patient

Can work under minimal supervision

Dealing with Staff or Parents in person/ on phone

Great communication skills that will help me to communicate with
customers and workers

Ability to write, count and read documents

Excellent and Creative Sales Skills

Ability to work under pressure

Teaching Children

Able to work with others

Great with Microsoft Word and PowerPoint



WORK OF EXPERIENCE


June-August 2007 LARC Torrington, Connecticut



Helper

Assisting Mentally Challenged individuals with everyday job duties.




October-December 2007 TARGET Torrington, Connecticut



Cashier/Sales-Floor

Ringing up the customers merchandise, using cash register, informing them of sales
and or deals throughout store, cleaning and stocking merchandise throughout
store.



November 2007- June 2009 YMCA Torrington, Connecticut



Teacher’s Aide

Assisting teachers with children ages 3-14 in various activities such as, Cleaning after
children, reading to children, planning art projects and lesson plans, administer
first aide care, helping with homework, helping parents with any problems they
were having, organizing the classroom, serving nutritious snacks, and many more
duties.



June-August 2009 YMCA Camp Torymca Torrington,
Connecticut



Camp Counselor

Management of campers. Planning activities, camper emergencies, campouts etc.
Understand the Camp Torymca mission and set an example of character and
leadership for staff and campers. Responsible to instruct outdoor skills such as,
swimming, filmmaking, arts, crafts etc. Responsible for duties such as overseeing
kids during meals, off site trips, camp activities, planning activities etc.
Responsible for other duties as assigned by head counselor.







EDUCATION


2005-2007 West Haven High School West Haven, Connecticut



2007-2009 Torrington High School Torrington, Connecticut

HS Diploma



2009-Present Western Connecticut State University Danbury, Connecticut

Pre-Med/Social Work



EXTRACURRICULAR ACTIVITIES

3+ years working with children ages 3-14

-1 years working with mentally challenged adults/children

-1 years working in retail

4+ years Volunteering


3+ years African Dancer

1+ years Event Coordinator for younger Children

Leadership Club

Diversity Club

BSA (Black Student Alliance)

COMPUTER SKILLS



Microsoft Word

Microsoft Power Point

Internet

Photo Editing

Windows Fax and Scan

Printing



LANGUAGES



English

TWI (Ghana West Africa)



REFERENCES



Available Upon Request
Skills (2) Rating
Creative Writing
Event Planning