Jonathan working on the 'LegenDairy' Flat Mural on Duke St, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Jonathan working on the 'LegenDairy' Flat Mural on Duke St, Dunedin, New Zealand.

Full Name - Jonathan Paul Waters

DOB - 28 / 08 / 1990

Gender - Male

Birthplace - Ashburton, New Zealand

Currently Living - Dunedin, New Zealand

Education:

  • Ashburton High School (2004-2008)

  • Ara, Formerly 'Christchurch Polytechnic Institute of Technology' (2009-2011)

  • Victoria University of Wellington - Teachers College (2013)

Qualifications:

  • NCEA Levels 1-3 (Endorsed with Excellence)

  • Bachelor of Design (Visual Communication Design major)

  • Secondary School Diploma of Teaching (Visual Art & Technology)

  • Certificate in Te Ara Reo Māori Level 2

  • Certificate of Te Ara Reo Māori Level 4

  • Certificate in Te Pūtaketanga o Te Reo Level 4.

Awards: 

  • NZQA National Scholarship for Level 3 Painting (2008)

  • Ashburton Trust Scholarship (2008)

  • Canterbury Bright Start Scholarship (2009)

  • TeachNZ Recruitment Scholarship- Design (2009-2016).

Employment:

  • City Gallery, Wellington - Gallery Host (2013)

  • King’s High School, Dunedin - Teacher of Art / Design / Junior Te Reo Māori / Graphics (2014-2017)

  • King’s High School / Logan Park High School / Queen’s High School, Dunedin - Relief Teacher (2018)

  • The Framers Room, Dunedin - Framing Assistant (2018 - Present)

  • Arai Te Uru Kokiri Training Centre, Dunedin - Teacher of Alternative Education / Ara Marama (Present)