Experience

  • ESL Tutor/Volunteer

    at ACFO French Ontario immigrant aid agency

    May 2014 - at Present

    Ontario

    Tutor newcomers, one on one, and in groups, to improve their English language abilities. Help newcomers with their job applications, resumes, and cover letters. Assist newcomers in order that they adjust to Canadian society.

  • ESL/Freelance university Tutor

    at Self-Emloyed

    April 2003 - at Present

    Ontario

    Tutor university students (international),and others in English; assist university and college students with business case studies, and editing, and organizing their essays/case studies; write resumes, and cover letters.

  • ESL Teacher/recruiter

    at Talkcoo Educational Consulting Ltd.

    December 2014 - August 2015

    Ontario

    Taught English, via Skype, to Chinese students of various ages (from 6 to adult); also, recruit teachers (p/t), for this company.

  • Sales Associate/Volunteer

    at The Library Store

    August 2014 - May 2015

    Ontario

    Sold books in a library operated bookstore. Assisted patrons with book selection. Operated cash register. Prepared files for books to be placed on hold, for future purchase by patrons. Displayed books on various shelves, stands in the library store.

  • Fundraiser/Volunteer

    at Habitat 4 Humanity

    July 2014 - February 2015

    Ontario

    Raised funds for this non-profit agency which helps people to build their own homes.

  • ESL Tutor/Volunteer

    at YMCA-LINC

    November 2014 - December 2014

    Ontario

    Taught ESL to newcomers to Canada, in a government/YMCA English center; led seminars to assist students with their citizenship exam preparation; assisted the main English teacher with her teaching duties.

  • Sales Agent,B2B

    at Various B2B COM;PANIES

    August 1999 - September 2002

    Québec

    Sold marketing reference manuals for a variety of companies, to companies in the U..S., and UK.

  • ESL TEACHER/RECRUITER

    at SOUTH KOREAN (PRIVATE SCHOOLS, AND UNIVERSITY)

    August 1997 - December 1998

    Gyeonggi-do

    Taught ESL to private school students (ages 5 to 17), to university students, to business professionals, and to Korean English teachers; recruited English teachers through interview, and resume assessment.

  • Advertising Sales Agent

    at Metro Toronto Police News

    August 1997 - August 1997

    Ontario

    Sold magazine advertising space for a police magazine publication (on community and public safety)..

  • Investment Planner Trainee

    at Gordon Daly Grenadier

    October 1996 - April 1997

    Ontario

    Marketed investment information to patrons of a penny stock investment company. Trained to be an investment dealer.

  • Sales Agent

    at AT & T Canada

    September 1996 - November 1996

    Ontario

    Sold telephone long distance service plans to Canadian consumers. Achieved daily, and weekly sales quotas.

  • Life Insurance/Accident and Sickness Agent Verifier

    at Dorothy Millman Insurance

    August 1994 - February 1995

    Ontario

    Sold insurance policies, by phone, to customers across Canada. Verified sales made by other sales agent.

  • Human Resources Supervisor/Recruiter/Trainer

    at Statistics Canada

    March 1991 - August 1991

    Ontario

    Recruited, trained, and supervised 20 employees, for a hospital-patient government census. Met with hospital executives to obtain their cooperation with the census activities. Approved salary and expense claims.

  • Tax Analyst Clerk

    at Revenue Canada

    June 1990 - September 1990

    Ontario

    Achieved weekly production quotas to review corporate tax returns, and recommend those that needed to be audited.

  • Tax Analyst Clerk

    at Revenue Canada

    June 1989 - September 1989

    Ontario

    Analyzed taxpayers' tax returns using a computer program. Obtained security clearance.

  • Sales' Agent

    at Hudson's Bay Company

    November 1987 - June 1988

    Ontario

    Sold shoes in a major department store, in Ottawa, Ontario. Stocked shelves, and prepared displays. Assisted customers with their shoe purchases. Operated a cash register.

  • Resident Property Manager

    at Greenwin Property Management

    July 1987 - September 1987

    Ontario

    Managed a luxury apartment-hotel in Toronto. Showed luxury hotel suites to customers, collected rent., checked guests in/out, made daily bank deposits, prepared room occupancy reports, responded to emergencies, and to any guest complaints.

Education

  • M.S.O.M.

    at Apollos University

    2015 - at Present (3 years)

  • Accessibility/Disabilities/Workplace Harassment

    at Online HR Downloads

    2015 - 2015 (1 year)

  • B.COMMERCE

    at UNIVERSITY OF OTTAWA

    1987 - 1990 (3 years) Ontario

  • B.Science

    at University of Toronto

    1983 - 1986 (3 years) Ontario

  • Hotel/Rest Mgt.-non degree

    at Ryerson Polytechnical Institute

    1981 - 1983 (2 years) Ontario

  • Liberal Arts non-degree

    at University of Toronto

    1978 - 1980 (2 years) Ontario

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Languages

  • French Conversation

  • Ukrainian Native

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