Student (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 19 June 2016
First thing of every workday is go to the office and attend a 10 mins meeting (with free coffee and muffins) and the empoyer talks about which site to go to and what work is for the day, record and report back of the work process for the site and bring back to office, and reschedule how much of more time need to complete that specific job site.
Administrative Assistant (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 7 June 2016
Working as an administrative assistant at George Brown College, School of Makeup and aesthetics, was a great experience for me. I had the opportunity to work with and learn from smart business professionals. A typical day consisted of; receiving incoming phone calls from clients requesting information about student spa or courses, booking clients, and assisting with sales in store front.
professor, Economics (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 25 May 2016
Introduce students to topics for discussion on PowerPoint slides. Discuss topic in detail in an interactive mode. Answer questions posed by students, especially on diagrammatic representation, on the whiteboard.
I have learned that students are more active when I try to meet their understanding by raising standard gradually. The coworkers are quite helpful, though I normally do not need their assistance in teaching.
The hardest part of the job is coaxing the students into understanding mathematical parts.
The most enjoyable part of the job is finding that the students have done very well in exam books.
There is always opportunity for taking courses for professional improvement.
An intersting workplace with juniors having the same questions once I had.
Peer Tutor (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 13 May 2016
A typical day at work included helping students with questions. I have learned how to explain complex topics by making them simple and giving demonstrations. Hardest part of the job would be to help a confused student and also it is the most enjoyable part of the job to be able to clear confusion of the same student over a topic.
Welcome Desk & Student Life Ambassador (Current Employee) – Toronto, ON – 9 May 2016
learned to be proficient in excel carried out mainly office and administrative duties like filing, documenting, computer programs, phone calls directed students and staff around the school as well as handled locker rentals and cuts/storage
friendly and helpful staff and good work environment
Service Technician (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 6 May 2016
I would come into work ready to cut and solder copper wires. I would then construct water flow labs and test to see if they work. I would also calibrate them. My co-workers and I got along very well and I had a very pleasant boss.
Tutor and Teachers’ Assistant (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 29 April 2016
Great atmosphere. Very accommodating of students' schedules. The staff was welcoming, motivating and highly respectful of each other's skills and weaknesses. The position was a respected one by both students and teachers alike.
Clinical Lab Instructor Assistant for PN and PSW (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 28 April 2016
Focused on theoretical aspects of disease processes, ethical patient care and supervised up to 21 students performing nursing skills in lab Taught nursing skills such as infection control, PPE, safety and Head to toe assessment Communicated effectively with students, staff and worked in collaboration with instructor to enforce clinical skills as defined in course outline
Student Baker (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 25 April 2016
This was by far the most interesting work I have done. I had to be there at 9 am and work hard till 4. I had great co-workers and a phenomenal supervisor. The hardest part however was the heat. The most enjoyable part was making the food.
Seasonal Cashier (Former Employee) – Toronto, ON – 31 March 2016
It's a great place to work. Management and coworkers are friendly, courteous and fun to be around. A typical day at work is meeting hundreds of individuals a day, ringing up purchases and helping customers find the materials they are looking for. I learned to adapt to various methods of completing a transaction. An enjoyable part of the job is learning about the various courses students are taking, and getting a glimpse of their future hopes.