Sharon Hughes - Experienced at multi-tasking, project co-ordination, office management and general activities

Student Support Advisor at DIT Students' Union



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Work category

Education and Training



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Sharon Hughes's Professional Experience

2005 - Present

Students Union - Administrator

My main job is a point of contact for students with day-to-day queries on their rights as students. My secondary role is to provide administrative support to my department, which specializes in the EU, Irish and local education rules, laws and policies. This includes facilitating campigns to heighten students awareness of their rights.

Key Skills
Administrative support
2005 - Present

DIT Students' Union - Student Support Advisor

Referral point in all aspects of student life to students and their parents, as well as supporting the local Democratic process and Department

2008 - 2010

Eden College - Lecturer

For a year and a half I taught evening classes in F.E.T.A.C. Level 5 Business and E-Business, specialising in the Internet. Modules taught include: Marketing, the Internet and E-Business. My duties included delivering the assigned F.E.T.A.C. curriculum, preparing assignments and exercises for the students and making sure the students understand and completed their course work within the given guidelines

Key Skills
FETAC internet Marketing
2000 - 2003

Arnotts - Sales Assistant

Retail Assistant in the linens department: Duties included dealing with customers both individually and bulk orders. Also dealt with stock, control and stock-taking. Trained in new junior staff members

Key Skills
retail retail assistant

Sharon Hughes's Education and Qualifications


Masters/PostGrad - MA in Political Communications,

Dublin City University


Bachelor/Degree - Auctioneering Valuations and Estate Agency, Property

Dublin Institute of Technology