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Joshua Douglas

Joshua Douglas

Business Support Administrator

Suffolk County Council

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Suffolk County Council

Business Support Administrator

Business Support Administrator within two teams; EOTAS (Education Other Than at School) and Child Employment & Entertainment. Duties include:
Processing new referrals and applications, updating database systems and Excel spread sheets accordingly which are also utilised by others across the county. Liaising with parents/guardians and schools across the county. Providing an efficient and polite first point of contact; responding to internal and external enquiries, providing information of the services, taking messages for colleagues and providing appropriate contacts. Arranging and attending team meetings, taking minutes and chasing actions. Helping colleagues in other teams with their workloads . Conduct other general administrate duties.

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Career
Career medium 06

Chat 2 Change (Suffolk's Children in Care and Care Leavers Council)

Member

Meet every 6 weeks with senior management of the County Council and other organisations, to attempt and make changes for the better in Suffolk's care system, for both children in care and care leavers.

Career

Suffolk County Council

Business Support (Work Placement)

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British Exploring Society

Senior Adventurer

I was a Senior Adventurer for the British Exploring Society and one of the key skills required for this trusted and responsible role is leadership. I was one of 3 in a leadership team supporting 12 young people in the training and supporting them through an expedition programme to the Sinai Peninsula Desert in Egypt.
My main duties were to support leaders in delivery of sessions and activities, maintaining discipline as well as running activities independently. Providing advice, support, pastoral care and communication for young people.
I also delivered presentations in Catch22 services regarding the project and gathering interests/ recruiting young people.

Career

Suffolk New College

OCR National Certificate in Business and ICT
BTEC Level 2 Diploma in Information Technology
OCR Functional Skills Level 2 in English and Maths (equivalent to GCSE grade C)
BTEC Level 3 Extended Diploma in Business with Enterprise

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Education

Northgate High School

9 GCSEs were achieved; subjects include English, Mathematics, Science and ICT. The Silver ASDAN award was also achieved in March 2009