Resume

Blake Plympton 

 

Education


Biola University

Bachelors of Arts in Christian Ministries                                                      Expected May 2017

 

Mesa Community College

Associates of Arts in Business                                                                                           May 2014

Associates of Arts in General Studies                                                                               May 2014

 

Related Experience


Eastside Christian Church                                                                           August 2016- Present

High School Ministry Intern                                                         

  • Plan and implement events for 125 plus high school students to invite their friends to join the service and be involved with Eastside.
  • Create small group curriculum and a leader training to better equip leaders.
  • Created, developed, and presented 4 sermons in the high school ministry, the Young Adult Community, and in the Kids Church to educate them about the Bible.

Biola University- Residence Life   

Resident Coordinator                                                                                         July 2016- Present

  • Manage a building budget for 43 residents to provide events for growth in educational and multi-cultural growth.
  • Provide student care for students who did not abide by community standards or those who needed guidance on emotional struggles in life.

Summer Resident Coordinator                                                                    May 2016- July 2016

  • Checked in residents that moved in or out of housing on a weekly basis
  • Reported student care concerns to Student Development to further help the community grow, stay stable, and offer help to those who needed it.
  • Managed important information on spreadsheets to keep track of residents who moved in or out of the residence hall.

Resident Adviser                                                                                       August 2015- May 2016

  • Counseled students and gave direction to students who were distressed or in need.
  • Planned, organized, and executed events for a dorm of 256 students alongside a team.
  • Delegated responsibilities to teammates and residents for event planning and execution.

Mesa Public Schools                                                                             November 2013- May 2014

Instructional Assistant Emotionally Disabled Students 

  • Responsible for assisting in maintaining a safe environment for students to learn.
  • Led groups of 3-5 students in groups and helped them learn in a fun environment.
  • Assisted other teachers and instructional assistants with behaviors that would arise in a classroom to provide a safe environment for other students.

 

 

Additional Ministry Experience


Via Church (formerly known as Red Mountain Christian Center)    October 2006- March 2014

Junior High

  • Worship Team- Bassist
  • Small Group Leader
  • Personality on stage giving announcements or leading games.

High School Ministry

  • Worship Team- Bassist and vocals
  • Small group assistant leader
  • Personality on stage giving announcements or leading games

Twice as Deep Christian Band                                                               August 2013-August 2014

Worship Ministry

  • Bassist and vocals
  • Assisted in organizing the business and creating innovative ways to brand the ministry.

       

 

Additional Work Experience


Summer Construction Worker              Biola University                           May 2016- July 2016

Fire Watch Assistant                               Biola University                      August 2014- May 2015

 

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