Jonathan Stewart James Mackie

New Zealand

Mobile +64 21 0428 418

Date of Birth: 26th July 1979 (Manchester, England)
New Zealand Citizenship
Current New Zealand Drivers License


Personal Statement
My friendly outgoing nature and tidy and professional appearance are key elements to my nature. I have a fast mind; good eye for people and, once seen, always remember a person.
I am very reliable and honest, capable and extremely motivated. I work accurately and am punctual. I can communicate and relate to many different people, and people frequently seek my technical advice, and my advice in general.
I am always willing to listen and can follow instructions, however I am capable of seeing what needs doing and acting on my own initiative.


Art: Sculpting. Digital painting. Art History
Computers: Apple, web design and fixing them
Music: DJ-ing. Producing electronic music and dancing
Outdoors: Sea Kayaking, Mountain Biking. Walking my dog.


Skills include
The ability to communicate with people on all levels and cultures.
Experience in Maori culture and marae protocols
Experience in customer related areas; fundraising; administration; sales.
Computer skills in Microsoft Word; Email; AutoCAD; Photoshop; Dreamweaver; Illustrator; Freehand; Shockwave Studio, Confident Typist.
Experience in full range of office administration.
Experience in organizing and participating in functions and meetings.
Sales and customer support experience.
Experience in cash handling.
Ability to work well in teams or independently without supervision.
Independent problem solving.
Tidy, accurate and professional.


Educational Qualifications
1998-2000 Tertiary Education
Bachelor of Applied Arts Northland Polytechnic, Whangarei
1997 Advanced Level (A Level) UK
Art History, Art, Craft Design Technology and City & Guilds: CAD CAM
1995 General Certificate of Education (GCSE)
Math’s, Geography, Art, CDT, Physics, Biology and English
1993-97 Secondary Education
St. David's College, Llandudno, North Wales, United Kingdom

Working Experience
2003 – 2005
Northland Disabilities Resource Centre, Whangarei
Disability Information, IT Support, Vocational Facilitator and Webmaster
Providing Disability Information to the Northland area as well as IT support and Webmaster for Northland Disabilities Resource Centre staff and management.
In 2004 also worked as a Vocational Facilitator under the terms of a contract Northland Disabilities Resource Centre held with the Ministry of Social Development to assist people with disabilities to find work.
My work at Northland Disabilities Resource Center included interacting closely with all cultures; Maori, Pacific Islanders and other peoples of New Zealand

IHC, Northland
Community Support Worker in a vocational support facility,
Teaching People with Intellectual Disabilities to maximize their life-skills

2001 – 2003
Care Link North, Whangarei
Community Support Worker
Supporting people who had physical, sensory or intellectual disabilities to access community activities.

Northland Design Consultancy, Whangarei
Graphic Designer,
Photo manipulation
Graphic Design Desktop Publishing

1999 - 2003:
Whangarei Art Museum, Whangarei
Webmaster; Design Assistant and Museum Technician
Design assistance (Flyers, Posters, Quarterly Magazine, Website)
Dealing with customer enquiries.
Correspondence with other galleries.
Enquiries for funding and support.
Marketing Strategies.
General secretarial and reception duties
Setting up exhibitions
Preventive Conservation (storage, packing)

1998 - 99:
Buzzbar, Nightclub, Whangarei
Set-up of technical equipment

Northland Disabilities Resource Center
General Manager
Noel Matthews
40 John Street
Telephone: 09 430 0988

Northland Disabilities Resource Centre
Gloria Rihari
Maori Liaison Officer
40 John Street
Telephone: 09 430 0988

Whangarei Art Museum
Scott Pothan
Rose Gardens
Water Street
Telephone: 09 430 7240

Northland Polytechnic
Master Tutor
Chris Carey
Raumanga Valley Road
Telephone: 09 430 5830


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