Jennifer Wilson 2 The Mead; Holcombe; Radstock Banes; BA3 5EG; England tel: UK 07875 053574 ~ US 808-747-9387 email: firstname.lastname@example.org web : www.safecollective.com Employment 2006-2009 Director of Safe Collective - Art and Music Workshops and Ketamine Awareness Program for Young People; Youth Council; Trained Young Volunteers; Provided Work Placements 2008-2009 Entry To Employment Tutor - Radstock College : AQA Units in Outdoor and Survival Skills 2002-2008 Director of JAM - DJ/Music Technology/Guitar/Multimedia Workshop Leader 2003 Music and Access Teacher @ Ashfield Young Offenders Institute, Pucklechurch, Bristol Rehabilitation and Support Worker @ Bristol Drugs Project and Eastwood Park Women’s Prison; Musician / DJ / Multimedia artist 2002 Designed & Delivered OCN Diploma in Music Technology-Banes Community Education 1999 -2000 Youth Club leader for special needs children 1996 -1998 Production Manager at Full Cycle Records Ltd, Bristol 1990 -1999 DJ and Promoter of Club Nights and Benefit Events Education 2010 ITEC Diploma in Holistic Massage 2008-2009 PTTLS Diploma - Music Educator (Distinction); Underwater Acoustics and Marine Mammal Monitoring - Seiche, NPL, London 2006 Singing and the Actor Training, Vocal Process, London 2000- 2002 Higher National Diploma - Multimedia (Merit); City and Guilds - FAETC Stage1 1996 -1998 City and Guilds - Sound Engineering (Credit), City of Westminster College 1994 -1996 Music Technology, Bath College of Higher Education Professional Experience Founded SAFE COLLECTIVE, providing drug awareness, detox & health advice, music and art workshops, alternative therapies, volunteering, training opportunities and work placements, for disadvantaged young people and recovering addicts, working with Drug Agencies, Youth Clubs and at major UK festivals across England. Delivered AQA Units in Outdoor Survival Skills for Radstock College Entry to Employment Trainees. Director of JAM, delivering DJ, Music Technology, Multimedia, Guitar and vocal workshops to excluded and at risk youths across 4 SW counties, working for schools, colleges, Youth, Art and Drug Agencies. Built recording and music technology studios, delivering accredited music courses at various Youth Clubs,. Designed and delivered Open College Network Diploma in Music Technology at Somervale School, Midsomer Norton, Bath; setting up network systems, installing music software programs and managing the recording, editing and mixing studios. Delivered music workshops, including “Music for Film”, “Music for Primary School Teachers”, “Sound in Computers”, and a “Focus Training” workshop for Army recruits, teaching them how to produce mp3s, music for DVDs and sound for websites. Designed and delivered AQA certificates in COSSH, Health and Safety, The Use and Misuse of Drugs, Sex Education, HIV, and Life Skills, at Ashfield Young Offenders Institute, Pucklechurch, Bristol. Rehabilitation and Support Worker for Bristol Drugs Project and Eastwood Park Women’s Prison; managing case loads, carrying out risk assessments for self harmers, teaching life skills, sex & drugs education, and assisting with transition of leaving prison, including help with child care, housing and referral into support services. Volunteer project worker for Statement in Bath, and Yeovil Trinity Foyer for homeless youth; teaching DJ skills, video workshops, music production and multimedia. Youth Leader at Radstock Youth Club and Radstock Junior Gateway Club, for special needs children. Personal I am a singer/song writer, guitarist, producer and sound healer, with over 20 years experience in the music business; recently recording my debut music album. I have been actively interested in video production and photography for many years, and have edited and produced several music videos. I have an active interest in whales and dolphins, particularly in regard to sonar. I have a compassion for those less fortunate, and enjoy the rewards of working with recovering addicts, and at risk young people, inspiring and empowering them to lead healthy and productive lives, and be all they can be. I have run Youth Councils, held exhibitions and organized charity events, and am interested in healthy, sustainable living, green technologies, organic farming, environmental issues, world cultures and ethnic minorities. I have 2 children; my son is at University and m y daughter is a qualified masseuse. I have 30 years life experience in Substance Abuse, having lost both my children's father and their stepfather through addiction and alcoholism. Their deaths are a major driving force behind my passions in life.