I am confident thatmy experiences so far demonstrates my motivation and hard work and perseverancecan recommend me for enrolling as a student at your university.My educationalexperiences have been of great use to me, from the moment I volunteered to be apupil support in Secondary School to helping other pupils that were beingbullied. Responsibilities such as these have helped me to mature and take anyrole my positions seriously.
Differentclients have different needs, I learnt how to manage my time, my work load andmaintaining communication consistently. I learnt about the importance of teamwork and also using my initiative when faced with challenges that had to beresolved quickly. I was also given the responsibility to train a new employeeswithin 8 months which displays the high degree of trust my employers have forme.During myundergraduate studies I enjoyed a broad of subjects but mostly I enjoyedcontract law it gave me an insight on how individuals find themselves beingbound in a contractual agreement without being fully informed about the termsand conditions. Since my undergraduate studies I wanted to gain some hands onwork experience within the cooperate sector. For the past year and nine monthsI have been working for shipping company called Fenix Freight, as a freightforwarder. My role involved negotiating contracts, investigating and planningthe best route for shipment, taking into account costs, nature of the goods,cost and transit time.
This strengthened my negotiating skills and understandcontract law. Advising clients and making sure they understand trade terms andthe risks involved, from when responsibility shifts from the seller to thebuyer and who pays the costs of freight and insurance. While withlittle experience I not am afraid to work hard and deal with reality.
Life hasnot been that easy having migrated from Zimbabwe and trying to integrate in asociety that holds bias opinions towards people of colour. In a tough way,dealing with discrimination has given me great life experiences. I have learntto use these experiences as a guide to success this has given me hope anddetermination to not settle for less and succeed in life. I will share myexperiences to help others better understand a different culture in solidarity.Reassurance isneeded in our society today. I have always been determined to help and be thevoice of those affected by injustices on a daily basis.
Although it took awhile to figure out my purpose but my main objective is become accomplished asa lawyer. I want to fight for human rights, equal treatment and access toknowledge for all. I believe studying ata higher institution will benefit me in achieving my goal. Law restores orderin our society and I have always appreciated how it protects vulnerable people.I take pleasure in unravelling cases which raise social issues in today`ssociety. Though they can be complicated I believe the greatest achievement isjustice. I enjoy extensive research, reading and analysing facts.