|MY SKILLS||EDUCATION||EMPLOYMENT HISTORY|
COMPUTERS: Comfortable with the daily use of computers. I possess certificates and working experience in the use of different writing programs, spreadsheet, and database software packages.
COUNSELLING: Five years working experience with counselling adults for decision making. Trained in Service Needs Determination and Assessment Component to Employment Couselling interview techniques.
ORGANIZATION: Above average clerical and organizational skills.
PERSONAL: I am a versatile, self-motivated person with good organizational and problem solving skills.
REPORT WRITING: Four years Working experience with report writing to Federal and Provincial agencies and consulting contracts.
Aug. '91 - April '95
April "97 - April "98
September 1998 - Present
Trent University Department of Native Studies.
January 1997 - April 1998
Mississaugas of Scugog Island. Executed office duties such as filing, payroll and assisting with reports for all office staff as required, as well as, financial management of two gift shops owned by the Mississaugas. Also developed personnel policy and edited monthly newsletter, Computer support to staff as required.
July 1995 - June 1996
Ministry of Economic Development Trade & Tourism. Project coordinator for the Aboriginal Business Resource Centre Program (ABRC). Duties included interviewing and managing client caseload and scheduling trainers and trainees. Also involved in marketing, curriculum development, training and client counselling. Also responsible for documentation and preparation of reports
May 1992 - July 1995
Human Resources Development Canada. Conducted client interviews within a diverse ethnic community, screened eligibility for benefits and skills training. Within case management assisted individuals to develop short/long term objectives to employment and skills training. Conducted group facilitation of program and services available to persons under-employed. Familiarity with Federal Employment and Training Programs.
Peterborough Native Learning Centre: Volunteer/Advisory Board Member
Mississaugas of Scugog Island Tradition Pow-wow (July 1997). Peterborough Native Literacy Program, assisting Aboriginal People in Peterborough to better their communication skills (1996-8). Street Patrol (Anishinabe Health),(1994). Elders Gathering at Trent University volunteer (1992-5).
I am an avid reader, active in biking, volleyball, and hockey (Captain of 1993 intramural hockey team), lacrosse, and tinkering with my WWW page (www3.sympatico.ca/dshaule).