Experience

  • Communications Intern

    at My Vote Counts

    March 2019 - at Present

    Province of the Western Cape

    My Vote Counts NPC is a non-profit company founded to improve the accountability, transparency and inclusiveness of elections and politics in the Republic of South Africa. They work to ensure that the political and electoral systems are open, fair and accountable to the public and that they remain relevant in the changing South African socio-political context. I am responsible for content creation, writing articles for the website, and managing social media among other responsibilities.

  • Internal Communications Intern

    at Parliament of RSA

    September 2018 - February 2019

    Province of the Western Cape

    Parliament is the legislative office of South Africa. • Writing articles for newsletter and online • Developing content for communication channels • Uploading content onto online platforms • Photography, documenting and reporting • Design (Adobe, Canva) • Organising events and stakeholder engagement

Education

  • Btech: Journalism

    at Cape Peninsula University of Technology

    2019 - 2019 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • Dealing With the Media

    at Institute for the Advancement of Journalism

    2019 - 2019 (1 year) Province of the Western Cape

  • ND: Journalism

    at Cape Peninsula University of Technology

    2016 - 2018 (2 years) Province of the Western Cape

Languages

  • Afrikaans Conversation

  • English Native

  • Xhosa Native

  • Zulu Native

  • Southern sotho Conversation

  • Tswana Conversation

Hives