The Chopra Center –
Greet guests entering the Mind Body Medical Group at The Chopra Center. Answer queries from guests over the telephone, via email and face to face. Take blood pressure and weight of guests, and enter confidential data into Electronic Health Records. Set up medical consultations and ancillary services, process payment, and preparation of medical materials.
University of Glasgow –
First point of contact for all queries via email, telephone and paper mail.
Monitored and maintained project budget - holding responsibility for actioning and approval all transactions.
Organization of internal and external meetings, ensuring set-up of teleconferences/skype facilities between 4
different countries, preparation of agendas/meeting packets, and organization of healthy catering.
Attendance at research events, strong interaction with research participants, and follow-up on any
communication issues e.g. organization of travel claims.
Data input of research findings into Excel.
Center Administrator - Caledonian Academy
Glasgow Caledonian University –
Administrator for a range of projects specializing in learning technology.
Monitoring/maintenance of project budgets.
Organizing regular meetings, producing agendas/packets and prompt/accurate minuting of each meeting.
Maintenance of Centre website and wiki.
Research Officer - 2011 UK Census
Office for National Statistics –
Co-ordinated the design and content of several topic areas on the 2011 UK Census, wrote numerous reports and co-ordinated meetings. Conducted interviews with members of the public, transcribed and analysed interviews.
Programme Administrator - BA Social Work
University of Southampton –
Provided support to all students on the BA Social Work programme, produced study guides, exam papers, dealt with students with special needs, assisted with all queries.
University of Sunderland –
Provided administration to the Cohsar project, including production of monthly budget reports, invoices and expenses, organisation of meetings and production of minutes, data collation, research and audio-transcription of interviews.
University of Newcastle, Centre for Family Studies –
Provided full secretarial support to projects, prepared research reports, audio transcription, collation of data, purchasing/invoicing of goods, organisation of travel, and filtering all calls/enquiries.
Teaching Support Secretary
University of Newcastle –
Provided secretarial support to 250 students, produced study guides, exam papers, dealt with special needs students, organised meetings.
Bachelor of Arts: Sociology
University of Sunderland -
Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Sociology - Awarded 1st Class Honors
Tynemouth College -
A Level Psychology - D, A Level Sociology - B, RSA Word & Text Processing - Stages 1, 2 & 3 - 6 distinctions
Burnside High School -
GCSE Art - A, GCSE Business - B, GCSE English Language - A, GCSE English Literature - A, GCSE French - A, GCSE Mathematics - A, GCSE Geography - A, GCSE Science (Double Award) - BB