Non-Academic Resume

Contact: maura@mauraoleary.org



Work 

Volunteer Intern, Internet Business Unit, World Vision, Federal Way, WA, October 2014 – Present
– Conduct competitive content analyses, including content monitoring and search engine optimization

English Teacher, Saparachinee 2 School, Trang, Thailand, October 2013-March 2014
-Planned and taught English lessons of varying levels to Thai high school students (in classes ranging in size from 4 to 50, with occasional school-wide lessons taught to 1500 students)
-Worked independently to lead a classroom and as part of a team to improve the foreign language department
-Utilized verbal and written communication skills to connect with and teach non-native English speakers
-Click here to see my photo page, which includes pictures of my students and me

 Receptionist/Photographer’s Assistant, Larry’s Photography, Santa Cruz, CA, June-Sept 2013, 2014
-Customer service, by phone and in person, in both Spanish and English
-Extensive work with filing, scheduling, and organizational systems, electronic and paper
-Assisted photographers in use of light cards, grey cards, and subject appearance

Computer Lab Consultant, Learning Technologies, UC Santa Cruz, Fall 2011- Spring 2013
-Solved technical issues with both hardware and software in university computer labs
-Guided computer users through technological processes using step-by-step instruction in order to improve their technological proficiency in printing, scanning, word processing, etc.
-Performed inventory counts and assessed laboratory equipment

Conversation Partner, Educational Consortium Institute, Summer 2012 (seasonal)
 -Tutored international high school students to improve their proficiency in English
-Engaged students in conversations, activities, and field trips to assist with language learning and to introduce the students to American culture

Grader, UCSC Linguistics Department, Summer 2012 (seasonal)
-Critically evaluated students’ written work in an introductory linguistics course

Intern, Creative Theatre Experience, Olympia, WA, Summers 2007-2008 (seasonal)
-Designed and taught lessons in theater, music, dance, and art with classes of 15-25 children, ages 5-18
-Adapted and directed plays from children’s books
-Operated theatrical fly, lighting, and sound systems


Volunteer Work
Feeding the Spirit, Santa Cruz, CA, Summers 2013, 2014
-Prepared and served weekend meals to 300-400 people at the Santa Cruz Homeless Services Center

Mirror Art Foundation/ International Volunteer Head Quarters, Thailand, Summer 2010
-Taught conversational English to the hill tribe people of northern Thailand
-Conversed with students of all ages to help them to improve proficiency in English
-Created laminated flashcards and other teaching resources for future volunteers

Bay View Elementary, Santa Cruz, CA, 2009-2010
-Taught vocabulary, spelling, and math in both English and Spanish to assist a second grade teacher in a bilingual classroom
-Worked with students on an individual basis to explain difficult concepts

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