Humanities and Teaching CV combined
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2006-2009: Music Teacher
Have taught tin whistle, flute and ensemble to children and people of all ages.
Taught 3 nights a week from September 2007-May 2009.
Taught workshops in Ireland, Canada and Brittany.
Developed great listening, communication and people skills.
Have given private lessons and group lessons.
Developed skills in motivating, helping and advising people so that they can
improve their playing.
2009, 2008, 2007: Toured with Riverdance as a musician
Have travelled with various groups of musicians around Ireland; and to Great
Britain, the United States and Canada.
Improved my performance skills, confidence and ability to perform under
Gained experience of working as part of a team
Summer 2009: Bru Boru Heritage Centre,Cashel Co.Tipperary.
Gained experience in the following areas:
Receptionist work: operating the switch, answering phones, posting letters,
sending and sorting e-mails. Used bilingual skills (Irish and English).
Retail: Dealt with sales in a small music shop in the reception area.
Communication: Helping people over the phone and in person.
Performance: Played the flute in a night-time entertainment show which
showcases Irish music, song and dance in the auditorium.
Teaching: Did day workshops with groups of tourists and taught them the
rudiments of the tin whistle.
Learned how to manage my own time and work on my own initiative to get
each day’s tasks done
Have recorded two group CDs as part of a group called The Corries (2009 and
2007), and have a solo track on each of them.
2008: Played and was interviewed on RTÉ Radio 1’s Irish music programme ‘The
Bloom of Youth’ as a flute player.