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Ola Somoye is currently living in Bowie, Maryland, and is interested in Advertising & Media.
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Location

Bowie, Maryland

Categories of Interest

Advertising & Media

My Interests

God, family, friends, reading, finance, real estate, technology, money and fun.

Join Date

Ola Somoye has joined on Jul 01, 2011

Company Size

1-4

Resume

SUMMARY OF
QUALIFICATIONS:____________________________________________________
> BA Degree - Rehabilitation Services
> Experienced in working with Word, Power Point, Outlook & Excel
(Microsoft Office Applications)
> Experienced in use of Windows/Mac Operating Systems
> Computer Data Entry
> Type 65+ Words Per Minute
> Knowledge of counseling & intervention skills and techniques
> Sound Engineer
> Excellent communicator/interpersonal skills; interacts effectively and
professionally with individuals in all levels of age, education or
experience
> Works effectively and independently as a team player



PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE:


Employment Specialist/Job Coach


2009-March 2011 Compensated work therapy program (CWT)/DC Veterans affairs
Medical Center Washington, dc

. Maintain close contact with clients (veterans) during their participation
in CWT Program, job training and employment placements
. Research and analyze job market through use of physical (going to see
employers, reading paper) or electronic means (internet and phone) to
determine potential work sites
. Assist Vocational Rehabilitation Counselors with monitoring and recording
client\'s progress to ensure that vocational goals and objectives are
identified and met
. Identify vocational educational/trainings needs to assist Veterans with
meeting their vocational goals and objectives.
. Confer with Veterans to discuss their employment options, goals and
develop vocational plans for accessing needed services.
. Develop Vocational Rehabilitation plans that fit Veterans aptitudes,
education levels, physical abilities, and career goals.
. Research employment opportunities and provide Veterans with job leads.
. Prepare and maintain records and case files, including documentation such
as Veterans personal and eligibility information, services provided,
narratives of Veterans contacts, and relevant correspondence.
. Find suitable employment opportunities, monitors placements, and promotes
successful adjustment.
. Develop strategies to engage veterans who may be reluctant to actively
pursue employment or risk a reduction of benefits.
. Evaluate Veterans employment placement adequacy.
. Develop and maintain relationships with community employment agencies and
refer Veterans.
. Identify barriers to Veterans employment, such as inaccessible work
sites, inflexible schedules, and transportation problems, and work with
clients to develop strategies for overcoming these barriers.
. Arrange for on-site job coaching or assistive devices, such as specially
equipped wheelchairs, to help clients adapt to work or school
environments.




Office Clerk/Aide


2005-2008 New Life Chapel International washington, Dc

. Assisted with setting up meetings, arrangements included making
reservations, preparing and distributing materials, setting up and
cleaning meeting rooms
. Sorted and mailed out contribution envelopes
. Prepared paper work for bank deposits
. Performed data entry duties
. Filed and organized contribution envelopes
. Provided clerical support to the Administrative Assistant, Pastor
and Accountant
. Took on other tasks as needed/directed


SOUND ENGINEER
2005-PRESENT NEW LIFE CHAPEL INTERNATIONAL WASHINGTON,
DC
. Assist with the maintenance and set up required media equipment
during programs and events
. Maintains upkeep of the church\'s media equipment
. Troubleshoots and makes basic repairs on media equipment
(microphones, speakers, amps, computers, soundboard, media
displays, i.e. monitors, etc.)
. Keeps record of recordings
. Tests equipment to ensure that all works properly
. Able to duplicate recordings into different formats
. Adjusts live sound quality and volume using the soundboard
. Records live sound using recording equipment
. Mixes and edits live tracks using sound mixing boards
. Works with producers and performers to reach desired production
goals (great sound quality) during performances and events






EDUCATION___________________________________________________________________
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bACHELORS of Science dEGREE- REHABILITATION sERVICES
2007-2010 UNIVERSITY OF MARYLAND EASTERN SHORE
pRINCESS ANNE, mD

hIGH sCHOOL dIPLOMA- gENERAL STUDIES, cOMPUTER SCIENCE AND JAPANESE
2000-2004 eLEANOR ROOSEVELT HIGH SCHOOL GREENBELT, MD

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Name: Ola Somoye
Link: http://www.salespider.com/p-10188423/ola-somoye
Location: Bowie,Maryland,United States

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