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AVION SAYLOR-MILLS

www.linkedin.com/in/avion-saylor-mills-b75b70180 

540-313-2280

asaylormills@gmail.com

413 Sunchase Blvd, apt H, Farmville, VA 23901

EDUCATION

Longwood University Farmville, VA

Bachelor of Science in Social Work May 2023

Minor: Creative Writing

Piedmont Virginia Community College Charlottesville, VA

Associates of Science in General Studies             May 2019

INTERNSHIP

Buckingham Social Services Department                          Jan2022-April 2022

Junior Social Work intern – 186 hours

(Spring semester)

  • Engaged in home-visits with the FSS workers where I was able to ask questions and observe the clients. 
  • Wrote narratives for the home-visits 
  • Partake in court and observed the verdict of the clients with the FSS Workers 
  • Participated in Family Partnership Meetings
  • Observed an Child Fatality Meeting 
  • Presented a presentation on privilege and diversity to the FSS Workers

EXPERIENCE

Citizens Bank and Trust Company Farmville, VA

Bank Teller June 2022- present

  • Maintained in-depth knowledge of bank products, services, and best practices.
  • Provided customers with a high level of service, privacy and confidentiality, and friendly, welcoming attitude.
  • Handled all transactional services, including bank deposits, monetary withdrawals, financial transfers, and other bank transactions.

The Haven Charlottesville, VA

Intake Specialist May2021-Sept 2021 (seasonal)

  • Meet with clients over the phone to process intakes
  • Go over assessments with clients and collect their background information
  • Evaluate the best options for them based off of the assessments

Longwood Campus Recreation Farmville, VA

Gym Office Assistant May 2021-Present

  • Greet and welcome alumni, faculty staff 
  • Answer phone calls
  • Process alumni and current faculty/ staff membership statuses
  • Process applications 

UPS Store               Charlottesville, VA Greeter/Helper December 2020 (Seasonal Position)

  • Helped move boxes to the back and prepare boxes to be shipped off
  • Completed other tasks and duties as needed, demonstrating willingness to adapt 

Executive Cellular Phones                           Charlottesville, VA

Mobile Expert for T-Mobile                                             December 2018-September 2020

  • Provided outstanding customer service by greeting customers, identifying customer needs and working as a team to ensure the best service
  • Created an individualized experience for each customer which led to lasting relationships with customers and repeated business
  • Sought and provided new devices and product knowledge to customers in a consistent manner

CVS Pharmacy           Charlottesville, VA

Cashier  July 2017- December 2018

  • Performed various duties, such as cashing out members and assisting to unload and upload groceries effectively and efficiently
  • Replenished products on shelves during shift merchandising stock up during store hours
  • Guaranteed member satisfaction was 100% when leaving the register through strong verbal and social skills
  • Portrayed excellent communication skills to successfully connect and interact with members, employees, and management

 AWARDS AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

Collaborating with Lancers for Academic Success Program                     Farmville, VA

Member       August 2020-current

Student Board Member     February 2021-current

  • Develop skills to enhance academic and personal growth and skill sets

Virginia Social Work Education Consortium (VSWEC) Farmville, VA

Member April 2021-Present

Student Representative

  • Represent the student population for social work majors. 

Elwood Cabinet Longwood University     Farmville, VA

Volunteer January 2021-current

  • Interacted with students to make sure they received the items necessary for them, demonstrating strong interpersonal skills 
  • Monitored how many students entered and exited the room while utilizing a task-oriented and attentive mindset

SKILLS

Computer/Tech: Microsoft (PowerPoint, Word, Outlook), Google programs, Canvas