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Alicia Sizov


Currently living in

Saint John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, CA

Work Preferences


Open to roles

InternshipShort Term ContractLong Term EmployeeCo-op

Skills and Strengths

My Neuro-exceptional talent

I enjoy working with my hands, using my intense focus and attention to detail to craft intricate works of art and design. I am generally good at spotting patterns and errors in visuals and in text, and I enjoy writing with nuance and complexity in language and ideas. I work well independently, and I pay close attention to written instructions and guidelines to self-monitor my work. I can focus on a task for long hours when I am free to work at my own pace in a quiet, predictable environment. I am an empathetic person, but dealing with people is tiring and I prefer to limit my interactions to preserve my energy and focus.

Technical Skills

Top 5 Soft Skills

Active ListeningWorking AutonomouslyStructureCreativityAttention to Detail

Inclusion Essentials


Closed CaptioningSend Questions in AdvanceInterviewer Experienced with NeurodiversityAllowance of Fidgeting DevicesExtra TimeWritten interview instructionsEmail / Calendar OrganizationConcise InstructionsWritten ChecklistsReceiving Information in AdvanceWritten InstructionsExtra Time to Process New InformationChunking Large Amounts of ContentFlexible ScheduleUninterrupted Work TimeEnhanced Lighting OptionsNoise-cancelling HeadphonesQuiet / Individual Workspaces

Environments I'm comfortable with

Working with food
Interaction with the public
Bright or blinking lights
Loud noises
Variable temperatures
Working with animals
Driving a vehicle
Heavy lifting
Outdoors or places with strong smells
Standing for long periods
Uniforms (hard hat, hair net, etc.)

I find it difficult to focus in open office plans or wherever there is frequent movement or people passing around my workspace.

Education and Credentials

Attended for 5 years from 2009 to 2014

Memorial University of Newfoundland

Bachelor's degree - Elementary Education