• Age: 19 years old
• Arrival: August 2020
• Length of placement: 10 months
• Child care experience: 1001 hours of childcare experience working in a youth group, summer camp and caring for children in a daycare centre
• Driver’s license since: April 2018, drives 3-5 times per week.
• Hobbies: Enjoys doing dance, playing soccer and playing some guitar
• Reference says: “Marina was very open and easygoing and quickly bonded with the children, also related very well to the other members of staff. The children took to her quickly, too. In her work with the children, she was calm, confident, she was never insecure. She committed herself to the work, was very motivated. She has a happy and friendly personality and is easygoing in her contact, outspoken and open-minded. She is reliable, carries out instructions, and she always saw where a helping hand was needed.”