Bianca K.

Social Worker, Public Engagement, Community Outreach, Campaigning

Master's DegreeUniversity of Johannesburg

South Africa

Summary

Bianca has experience working in both the corporate and NGO sectors. Her roles have ranged from Writer and Marketer to Campaign Manager and Social Worker. Bianca is a registered Social Worker with the South African Council for Social Service Professions (SACSSP). She has completed two degrees at the University of Cape Town (UCT) - a Bachelor of Arts in Film, Media and Print Production, and a Bachelor in Social Work (Honors). She is currently studying her Masters by Research in Social Work through the University of Johannesburg (UJ). Over the years Bianca has explored various roles establishing networks and affiliations allowing her to collaborate with different professionals, individuals and corporates, coming together to develop, empower and create sustainable change. Throughout this experience she has incorporated her writing, marketing, public relations and social work skills and experience into her studies, volunteering, campaigning and work. This has been a very exciting journey thus far as she has developed various skills, gained valuable experience and knowledge, and learned a lot about herself and the direction she plans to follow going forward in her career. Bianca has a passion for working with people and making a difference. She is creative, outgoing, and a go-getter with strong leadership qualities. She is a problem solver, networker and planner who takes initiative and puts her heart into everything she does. Bianca would refer to herself as someone who works holistically, considering the individual and their environment and personal experience when engaging with others. Bianca is passionate about research, education and raising awareness to assist in implementing changes in society to enhance the well-being of all individuals. She is interested in the fields of gender, sexuality, empowerment and human development. She practices meditation, cooking and Pilates in her spare time and has a love for animals, music and the outdoors. Bianca is looking to incorporate her wide selection of skills and experience into a new path that will allow her to work within a dynamic team and environment. She is seeking an exciting opportunity to use and combine her skills in a positive way, where she can help others and make a difference, growing both within an organisation and herself.

Experience

  • work
  • market research
  • international law
  • events / training
  • media affairs / public relations
  • south africa
  • Sectors
  • Funders
  • Countries
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