|Company Name:||Peter Ucko & Associates. Juxtaposition Services. Chatterbox Radio & TV|
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|Media:||Radio, Books, Newspapers, Consumer Magazines, Trade Publications, Films, Television, Voice artists|
|Speciality:||General, Travel, Health, Legal, Education, Sports, Profiles, Training, Voice Artist|
|Profession:||Writer, Copywriter, Editor, Trainer/Lecturer, Proofreader, Powerpoint Designer, Broadcaster, Copyeditor|
I have excellent language, writing, creative and editing skills. I meet deadlines and I am fun to work with.
If you need more information and history, see below.
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Served 4 terms in Mayoral Office 1980, 1981, 1986, 1990.
Chairmanship and Social activities.
Served 24 years as local government councillor Alderman status awarded 1991
Special interest in Health, Public Health, Clinics, Tobacco Control, Legislation, Public Safety & Security.
Court appointed Peace Officer - 1998
Executive Committee member: Lethabong MLC 5 years
Management & Communication skills
Fellow: Institute of Traffic, Licencing and Metro Police Officers of SA.
Member: International Police Association
Member: South African Guild of Actors
Apply and seek compliance with the law and rules
Computer Literate & competent
Broadcaster, Commentator, Actor and Presenter
Extensive Experience in dealing with communities, people and government
Understand budgeting and budgets. Lethabong budget R 370 million in 1999
Served on & Chaired committees including Public Safety. Health & Welfare, Community Services & Technical Services.
International Conference on Safety and Security Management Team 1998
Managed Budget African Summit Sustainable Development for the W H O, hosted by SA Minister of Health
Worked with many N G O's including inter alia Centre for Study on Crime & Violence & Institute for Security Studies.
National Council Against Smoking, Coordinated the Tobacco Action Group,
Numerous Ratepayers' & Residents' Associations.
Worked extensively with Community Development Forums and Local Development Forums
Gauteng Association of Local Authorities Health & Welfare Working Group
Lodge President & Provincial President between 1965 & 1985. Awarded Honorary Life Membership in 1988
Gauteng Premier appointment Greater East Rand Metro establishment committee
Edenvale Community Chest. Involved with and chaired several charity organisations & committees.
Community Police Forum. Liaise with SAPS for Municipal Council. SAPS Reservist
Read for Tape Aids for the Blind
Founder member: Turner Syndrome Contact Group of SA.
Pro-Health Activist. Addressed various parliamentary Committees on Health and Legislative matters
World Health Organisation– Seconded to WHO for the World Summit on Sustainable Development in 2003
Gauteng Substance Abuse Forum: - Committee Member – serving since 2002
EDUCATION & TRAINING
National Diploma: Industrial Administration. (Production Engineering) - Wits Technicon: Study ended Ended 1970
Behavioral Skills program: Wilson Learning - 1985
Labour & Industrial Relations and Negotiation & Management skills: Dept of Labour - 1989
Graduated: Provincial & Local Government Law - UNISA 1998
Certificate Program in Law - UNISA 1999
Wits Language School. TESOL. Teaching English - 2013
INTESOL Worldwide. Teaching English. Masters Level Qualification QCF Level 5
Visiting Lecturer: Wits University Medical School, Wits School of Law, Wits Department of Psychology, and
Pretoria University School of Public Health
Several courses in Finance, Management, planning, sales and self-development
Subject Expert: Johannesburg Metropolitan Police Academy: Tobacco Legislation. Training and Implementation
1964 - 1971 E E Hochveld Factory Manager Manufacturing Packaging
1972 - 1975 Roadmarking General Manager Contracting
1975 - 1978 Truvelo Electronics. Partner Manufacture & Marketing
1978 - 1979 Roadmarking Managing Director Part of the J C I group
1979 - 1985 Interact Partner Management Consultant
1997 - 2011 Ekurhuleni Development Company Director Community Housing & Property
2001 – 2013 National Council Against Smoking - Director
Tobacco Control, Smoking Cessation, Health Education, Promotion, Legislation
1965 – date Chatterbox Radio & TV Proprietor Radio & TV. Broadcasting. Acting
1980 - date Peter Ucko & Associated Coys. Managing Member. Insurance, Tax, Finance,
Juxtaposition Services. Motivational Speaking, Import, Sales Training. Marketing. Editing. Writing. Document Design
2013 - date Central Drug Authority Exco Member. Chair: Marketing & Communications
2015 - date TAG Tobacco Alcohol and Gambling Advisory Advocacy and Action Group
Provincial Gymnastics -1962. Bisley Marksman - 1963
Private Pilots License: Fixed wing - 1967 SCUBA diving: Open Water - 1999
Lions Club Award for Community Service 1982
Several Community awards and achievements
FOYSA: Four Outstanding Young South Africans 1 of 10 Finalists: 1984
One of only 20 International young leaders invited for training by Israeli Government - 1985
Lethabong MLC Recognition award. Elevated to and given the title of Alderman - 2000
Blood & Platelet Donor Golfer