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Experienced Swim Coach with a demonstrated history of working in the sports industry. Skilled in Photography, Analytical Skills, Coaching, Lesson Planning, and Team Building. Strong community and social services professional with a Bachelor's Degree focused in Fitness, Conditioning and Performance from Auburn University. Critical thinker Social media savy Detail oriented Positivity Professional demeanor Planning/coordinatin Computer proficient Problem solver Creating lesson plans Team leadership Public speaking Organizational planning Team player Customer Service Cooperative team member Vendor Relations
08/2018 to Current
Advanced Silver Lead Coach Nitro Swimming Bee Cave, TX
Lead Coach of the Advanced Silver Group.
  • Writes and implements a season plan to improve skill, speed, and overall knowledge of the sport of swimming.
  • Communicates weekly with families with updates on the season.
  • Leads the athletes in exercises out of the water to target and strengthen muscles groups to help improve in the water. 
04/2017 to 08/2018
Assistant Head Age Group Coach and Retail Manager Longhorn Aquatics Austin, TX
  • Lead Coach for Bevo, Junior Longhorn and Longhorn Swim groups.
  • Developed each participant's physical and psychological fitness in order to move to the next level of swimming.
  • Fostered a culture of good sportsmanship, cooperation and responsibility.
  • Motivated and encouraged student athletes to do their best during practices and games.
  • Responsible for coordinating all New Member try outs and private swim lessons.
  • Help run social media accounts for Longhorn Aquatics to help build the brand of the swim team.
  • Retail Manager of the Longhorn Aquatics Swim Shop.
  • Duties include managing new store budgets and financial plans.
  • Monitored sales and inventory to recommend appropriate markdown action.
  • Managed the design process of new accessories to fit with the clothing line.
  • Creating products to sell to the public.
05/2016 to 05/2017
Swim Coach Nitro Swimming Austin, TX
  • Lead coach for 5 to 9 year old swimmers.
  • Writes daily workouts that focus on technique, fitness, and endurance.
  • Assistant to upper level age group swimming.
  • Masters coach and former manager of all things social media for Nitro.
09/2015 to 12/2016
Youth Program Instructor TownLake YMCA Austin, TX
  • Teaching young children developmental skills such as fine motor movements, dance, and basic sport fundamentals.
08/2015 to Current
Photographer The Attic Film Festival Austin, TX
  • Photographer of events anywhere from film maker dinners to the annual film festival.
08/2015 to 05/2016
Intern Austin Stone Community Church Austin, TX
  • Responsible for helping out with Student Ministry at the St.
  • John's Campus.
05/2014 to 08/2014
Camp Counselor Laity Lodge Youth Kerrville, TX
  • Responsible for looking after high school girls for 11 weeks day and night.
  • Mentoring them in 4 two week sessions and then one, one week session.
01/2014 to 05/2014
Intern Church of the Highlands Auburn, AL
  • In charge of setting up and tearing down for weekly events at the church.
  • Plus various other tasks that would help the building and events at the church run smoothly.
05/2013 to 08/2013
Camp Counselor/Lifeguard Laity Lodge Youth TX
  • Responsible for looking after junior high and high school girls for 11 weeks.
  • Mentoring specific groups for two weeks at a time (night and day).
  • While also being one of the lifeguards for the entire camp.
05/2012 to 08/2012
Camp Counselor/Lifeguard Laity Lodge Youth Kerrville, TX
  • Responsible for looking after high school girls for 11 weeks.
  • Mentoring them for 2 week spans at a time.
  • Also responsible for lives due to being one of the camp lifeguards.
05/2011 to 08/2011
Water Safety Instructor Parks and Recreation Austin, TX
  • Teaching various ages groups, starting from infants all the way up to adults, different skills on how to swim more efficiently.
03/2011 to 05/2014
Volunteer Leader YoungLife Auburn, AL
05/2010 to 08/2010
Lifeguard/ Head lifeguard Parks and Recreation Austin, TX
  • Responsible for keeping patrons safe while around the swimming pool.
  • I also had the opportunity to be in charge of running neighborhood pools while being the head lifeguard at the pool.
05/2009 to 08/2009
Lifeguard Parks and Recreation Austin, TX
  • Responsible for keeping patrons safe while at the swimming pool.
05/2008 to 08/2008
Parks and Recreation Austin, TX
  • Responsible for keeping patrons safe while at the swimming pool.
05/2007 to 08/2007
Parks and Recreation Austin, TX
  • Responsible for keeping patrons safe while at the swimming pool.
Bachelor of Science: Kinesiology Auburn University Auburn, AL, USA Kinesiology
CPR Certified through the Red Cross -
AED Certified through the Red Cross -
First Aid Certified through the Red Cross -
Coaches Safety Training -
Foundations of Coaching 101 -
Foundations of Coaching 201 -
Athlete Protection Test via USA Swimming -
Rules and Regulations Test via USA Swimming -
Blood Born Pathogens Test
basic, budgets, Coach, Coaching, CPR Certified, film, financial, First Aid, focus, Interior Design, inventory, managing, Mentoring, Excel, Microsoft Office, PowerPoint, next, Photographer, design process, Retail, Safety, sales, Teaching
Member of Student Alumni Association Member of Auburn for Water Member of Auburn YoungLife Member of Delta Delta Delta Member of Alpha Epsilon Delta Member of Physical Therapy/ Occupational Therapy Club (PTOTC) Involved with Church of the Highlands - Kids Ministry Involved with Church of the Highlands - Students Ministry Coursework in Strength and Conditioning Coursework in Development Psychology and Sports Psychology Coursework in Nutrition 2010 High School Diploma L.C. Anderson Austin, TX, US Member of National Honor Society Member of Mu Alpha Theta Member of Longhorn Aquatics Captain of Swim Team Member of the Cheese Club Member of Ultimate Frisbee Club Member of the Kite Club Member of the Dog Walking Club
Microsoft Office, Excel, Interior Design PowerPoint proficiency
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I wish to be hired on as a Telecommunications Operator for the Royal Canadian Mounted Police where I can demonstrate a exceptional ability to deal with stressful situations as well as interact with the public in a respectful and friendly manner. With this taken into consideration, I hope that I am able to continually improve the efficiency and professionalism in which I deal with difficult situations in order to better serve the RCMP.   
I have been a lifeguard for the past four years and I have been a supervisor (Head guard) for the past two years. There is a lot of aspects to the job such as cleaning, teaching swimming lessons (adult and children), working with people who have disabilities (mental and physical), providing treatment during emergency situations, working with and leading a team for shifts at as a time, as well as teaching introductory lifesaving skills among a myriad of various tasks that are preformed daily. The main components of this job include keeping the public safe and providing a enjoyable experience for the public. I have actively worked toward gaining other certifications such as training to be a Aquafit instructor, becoming a supervisor and obtaining my LSI (Lifesaving instructor) certification.
  • Able to thrive and act appropriately in stressful situations
  • Problem solving
  • Sufficient in providing first aid
  • Able to work and cooperate in large groups
  • Very adaptable
  • Hardworking and dedicated
  • Able to remain positive
  • Able to communicate and deescalate stressful situations when necessary
Head Lifeguard
Prince George, BC
City of Prince George/ Nov 2013 to Current As a lifeguard one has many duties and responsibility. The primary jobs that I am responsible for on a daily basis are ensuring public safety, making sure that public are having a enjoyable experience at our facility, teaching and running lessons for primarily children, whether they be private or public children, providing first aid when necessary, teaching and running aqua fitness classes, continuously keeping the facility clean, and making sure that I am effectively communicating and assisting my co-workers. When I am the supervisor (Head guard) on shift I am not only focused on the public, but the safety and the well being of my staff as well. During a emergency I ensure that the procedure runs smoothly adn that each and every single staff member is fit to return to work, if not I take steps to remedy the situation. i make sure that the day run smoothly, whether that means altering the schedule or covering shifts that people have called in sick for. I train new guards how to properly and efficently guard as well as perform miscellaneous job requirements that are performed daily. at the end of each shift I am sure to send a report, informing my employers of anything that went amiss or anything that I feel may need change or alteration. In the time I have been with theAqatics division of the City, I ahve trained many new recruits, assisted in the public's overall happiness, provided a good example for children coming in and through various programs as well as ensured public safety.
Child Care
Prince George, BC
Jan 2010 to Current
 When I first began working and caring for children, I was thirteen and I babysat for a number of families. Duties included feeding, preparing for bedtime, entertaining, changing their clothes and/diapers, as well as ensuring the child's safety and good behavior. Child care within my current job now includes ensuring children's safety in and around water with up to twelve children in my care at a time, providing education on the dangers of open water, setting a fun and safe environment for learning how to swim, and adapting to children with special needs or dealing with children who may have behavioral issues.
Prince George, BC
Jan 2011 to Jan 2013 I worked for various people around my residence as well for various family members gardening, tending to gardens (watering, weeding, fertilizing, dead heading), lawn mowing, and shoveling driveways in the winter time.
Camp Leader
Prince George, BC
Apr 2013 to Oct 2013 For a summer I volunteered with minor girls softball league running camps. I would lead stations such as teaching proper batting form, improving throwing accuracy, as well as instructing young girls how to play the game properly and fairly. This experience really showed me how much I enjoyed teaching and aiding the public.
Education and Training
Criminology College of New Caledonia Prince George, BC, Canada I was previously in the nursing program when I decided I was better suited to the Criminology program. I have also taken various Psychology course at the same institution that is listed above. 
AED Responder
CPR-Level "C"/AED Responder
National Lifeguard-Pool Re-certification
Instructor-Lifesaving Re-certification
Water Safety Instructor
Assistant Water Safety Instructor
OFA certification
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Resourceful and energetic woman capable of maintaining a high level of professionalism and productivity.  Quick learner, flexible in any job environment.  Willing to do whatever it takes to get a task done well. Looking to bring my personal and professional experience to the right work environment. 
  • CPR Certified
  •  Excellent time management and organizational skills
  • Tenacious and hardworking 
  • Self-starter
  • Reliable and Punctual 
  • Strong communication skills
  • Flexible in any work environment
  • Quick learner
  • Works well independently and as a member of a team 
11/2016 to 05/2017
Landscaping and Lawncare US Lawns San Antonio, TX Worked on a lawn care team.  Maintained client properties using a push mower, weed eater, leaf blower and other lawn care tools.  Responsible for debris removal, trimming trees and shrubs, and filling holes.
07/2016 to 11/2016
Floor Attendant Kohls St Louis, MO Responsible for setting and maintaining floor displays and the overall look of the showroom area.  Maintained and organized the dressing area.  Re-racked clothing, and organized merchandise in the return closet and back of the house.
10/2015 to 07/2016
Cocktail Waitress/Entertainer PT's St Louis, MO Took customer drink orders and delivered in a timely manner.  Processed cash & credit card payments. Refilled ice machine, restocked shelves, assisted the bartender in keeping the bar and stage area clean. Entertained guests at the night club.
06/2010 to 08/2015
Head Lifeguard Springdale Pool St Louis , MO Watched over guests in the pool and pool deck area.  Utilized lifesaving procedures including basic first aid and CPR in real life situations.  Trained new guards on facility procedures.  General pool and facility maintenance including PH balancing, locker room care, and pool deck.
Education and Training
High School Diploma Windsor High School Imperial, MO, USA
Associate of Arts Metro Business Jefferson, MO, USA Business courses
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Professional Summary
A motivated and skilled Nursing Assistant with a highly effective communication style. Efficient worker who demonstrates excellent time management and prioritization skills. Strong belief in the importance of support in patient care. Seeking to obtain a responsible position where my skills and knowledge can be utilized as well as enhanced. 
Certifications and Licenses
Certified Nursing Assistant 
BLS & First Aid Certified 
Skill Highlights
  • Strong knowledge of patient care procedures & medical terminology
  • Great organizational skills
  • Ability to work independently
  • Compassionate caregiver
  • Efficient and reliable team player
  • Detail and goal oriented
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Able to learn new concepts quickly
Professional Experience
AMS Pools Sugar Hill, GA Head Lifeguard 01/2015 to 09/2016
  • Monitored pool areas for violations and potential hazardous situations. 
  • Assisted in maintaining cleanliness of pools. 
  • Examined injured individuals, administer first aid. 
  • Maintained schedules for swimming lessons. 
  • Instructed on correct swimming techniques. 
Education and Training
Dual Enrollment (Currently Attending) University of North Georgia , Gainesville, GA, USA
Certified Nursing Assistant 2017 North Georgia Nursing Academy, Flowery Branch, GA, USA
High School Diploma 2017 Mill Creek High School, Hoschton, GA, USA