Ziphozakhe

Freelance Script Writer & Article Writer

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Location:South Africa
Profile:https://www.freelanced.com/ziphozakhe
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PERSONAL DETAILS
NAME: Ziphozakhe
SURNAME: Hlobo
I.D NUMBER: 9102051232085
RESIDENTIAL ADRESS:
96- Stemele Street
Kwa-magxaki
Port Elizabeth
6201

CONTACT DETAIL: 083-857-4034
E-MAIL ADRESS: (Personal) hlobowflow@gmail.com
(Institution) s209062504@live.nmmu.ac.za
GENDER: Female
NATIONALITY: South African
ELIGIBILITY TO WORK IN S.A: Yes
WILLING TO RELOCATE: Yes

CAREER OBJECTIVES:
I seek an opportunity to put all the research, academic knowledge and theories I have learned throughout the course of my studies in practise. Moreover, I want to work in the field in order to gain even more knowledge, and be able to define my part in the writing industry outside the school.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
SECONDARY EDUCATION: Matriculated in 2008, at Kwa-magxaki High School
TERTIARY EDUCATION: Completed a Bachelor’s Degree at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University.

STREAMS: - The Department of Journalism, Media and Philosophy.
• Communication and media studies
• Contemporary culture
• Freelance writing for the media

CURRENT OCCUPATION: Student
LEVEL OF STUDY: Post-graduate
FIELD OF STUDY: BA (Hons) in media studies

WORK EXPERIENCE:
1. NAME: Partnership between Swallows, Live theatre and Uphondo Lwe Afrika (Testimonies Project)
TYPE OF WORK: Script Writing and writing blogs and an article.
JOB TITLE: Writer
DURATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 02 January 2011 onwards.
DUTIES: Travelling (with writer Gez Casey from Live theatre, director Amy Golding from Live theatre and director Zamuxolo Mgoduka, founder of Uphondo Lwe Afrika) to eight villages in the Eastern Cape to facilitate workshops/auditions and choosing the nine actors.
• Putting together a script with Gez Casey from transcriptions for a theatre showcase which was performed at the Opera House (Barn) on the 14th January 2011.

2. NAME: Artists Striving To End Poverty
TYPE OF WORK: Writing a Newsletter (http://www.asteponline.org/ZiphozakheHlobo_newsletter.html)
JOB TITLE: Writer
DURATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 01 April 2011- 30 May 2011
DUTIES: Conducting interviews with seven people and writing an article

3. NAME: Swallows
TYPE OF WORK: Assisting with changes in a Production performed at the Grahamstown Festival (2011)
JOB TITLE: Assisting editor
DURATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 20 June 2011- 31 June 2011
DUTIES: Working at the rehearsals with actors, Nomhle Nkonyeni and Valerie Maclane.

4. NAME: Udaba dance Festival
DUTIES: Guest performance in poetry at the Opera House (barn and main theatre)

5. NAME: Live theatre (New Castle)
DUTIES: Travelling to England to work alongside Gez Casey (writer) at Live theatre in their writing department
JOB TITLE: Script writer
DURATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 04 January 2012 onwards
In all these jobs, I improved my writing skills and learned how to work with people in a constructive way. Furthermore, I learned the art of structuring in every form of writing. Travelling to England assisted in making me an open-minded person and gave me the ability to work in a cultural diverse environment.

SKILLS:
• Writing (articles, poetry, screenplays, stage plays and editing)
• Computer Literacy Skills
• Communication and inter-personal skills
• Leadership skills
• Time Management skills
• Fluent in IsiXhosa and English
ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS:
• Achieved a degree
INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES:
• Writing
• Travelling
• Performing

REFERENCES:
• Amy Golding
Drama Worker
Education and Participation
Live Theatre
Broad Chare
Quayside
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 3DQ
Tel: (0191) 229 2371 (direct line)
Fax: (0191) 232 2224
Box Office: (0191) 232 1232
www.live.org.uk

• DR A Konik
Lecturer at NMMU
Department of Journalism, media and philosophy
Tel (office) 041 581 1267
Cell 072 432 0642

PERSONAL DETAILS
NAME: Ziphozakhe
SURNAME: Hlobo
I.D NUMBER: 9102051232085
RESIDENTIAL ADRESS:
96- Stemele Street
Kwa-magxaki
Port Elizabeth
6201

CONTACT DETAIL: 083-857-4034
E-MAIL ADRESS: (Personal) hlobowflow@gmail.com
(Institution) s209062504@live.nmmu.ac.za
GENDER: Female
NATIONALITY: South African
ELIGIBILITY TO WORK IN S.A: Yes
WILLING TO RELOCATE: Yes

CAREER OBJECTIVES:
I seek an opportunity to put all the research, academic knowledge and theories I have learned throughout the course of my studies in practise. Moreover, I want to work in the field in order to gain even more knowledge, and be able to define my part in the writing industry outside the school.

EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS:
SECONDARY EDUCATION: Matriculated in 2008, at Kwa-magxaki High School
TERTIARY EDUCATION: Completed a Bachelor’s Degree at the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University.

STREAMS: - The Department of Journalism, Media and Philosophy.
• Communication and media studies
• Contemporary culture
• Freelance writing for the media

CURRENT OCCUPATION: Student
LEVEL OF STUDY: Post-graduate
FIELD OF STUDY: BA (Hons) in media studies

WORK EXPERIENCE:
1. NAME: Partnership between Swallows, Live theatre and Uphondo Lwe Afrika (Testimonies Project)
TYPE OF WORK: Script Writing and writing blogs and an article.
JOB TITLE: Writer
DURATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 02 January 2011 onwards.
DUTIES: Travelling (with writer Gez Casey from Live theatre, director Amy Golding from Live theatre and director Zamuxolo Mgoduka, founder of Uphondo Lwe Afrika) to eight villages in the Eastern Cape to facilitate workshops/auditions and choosing the nine actors.
• Putting together a script with Gez Casey from transcriptions for a theatre showcase which was performed at the Opera House (Barn) on the 14th January 2011.

2. NAME: Artists Striving To End Poverty
TYPE OF WORK: Writing a Newsletter (http://www.asteponline.org/ZiphozakheHlobo_newsletter.html)
JOB TITLE: Writer
DURATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 01 April 2011- 30 May 2011
DUTIES: Conducting interviews with seven people and writing an article

3. NAME: Swallows
TYPE OF WORK: Assisting with changes in a Production performed at the Grahamstown Festival (2011)
JOB TITLE: Assisting editor
DURATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 20 June 2011- 31 June 2011
DUTIES: Working at the rehearsals with actors, Nomhle Nkonyeni and Valerie Maclane.

4. NAME: Udaba dance Festival
DUTIES: Guest performance in poetry at the Opera House (barn and main theatre)

5. NAME: Live theatre (New Castle)
DUTIES: Travelling to England to work alongside Gez Casey (writer) at Live theatre in their writing department
JOB TITLE: Script writer
DURATION OF EMPLOYMENT: 04 January 2012 onwards
In all these jobs, I improved my writing skills and learned how to work with people in a constructive way. Furthermore, I learned the art of structuring in every form of writing. Travelling to England assisted in making me an open-minded person and gave me the ability to work in a cultural diverse environment.

SKILLS:
• Writing (articles, poetry, screenplays, stage plays and editing)
• Computer Literacy Skills
• Communication and inter-personal skills
• Leadership skills
• Time Management skills
• Fluent in IsiXhosa and English
ACHIEVEMENTS AND AWARDS:
• Achieved a degree
INTERESTS AND ACTIVITIES:
• Writing
• Travelling
• Performing

REFERENCES:
• Amy Golding
Drama Worker
Education and Participation
Live Theatre
Broad Chare
Quayside
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 3DQ
Tel: (0191) 229 2371 (direct line)
Fax: (0191) 232 2224
Box Office: (0191) 232 1232
www.live.org.uk

• DR A Konik
Lecturer at NMMU
Department of Journalism, media and philosophy
Tel (office) 041 581 1267
Cell 072 432 0642
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Script Writing
Article Writing