I am studying Biological Sciences at the University of Brighton after finishing 6th Form at Poole Grammar School with 3 A-levels in Biology, Psychology, and Physics, as well as an AS-level in Business Studies.
Having spent 12 months as a volunteer English teacher in South-East Asia for students of a range of ages and abilities, I have developed teaching and communication skills, as well as developing my independence and resilience.
Personal Characteristics: Calm, Confident, Fast-learner, Friendly, Positive, Sensible, Straight-forward, Trustworthy.
2013 - To Date
Aspirin Business Solutions Ltd.
Currently, I carry out part-time business support for my parents' business. I am responsible for general administration and accounts management, as well as creation of video advertisements and the company website.
May 2017 - July 2017
Honour Village, Cambodia
For one and a half months, I was a volunteer teacher in a school/orphanage in Siem Reap, Cambodia. I created lesson plans and games designed to teach basic English speaking skills to children between the ages of 6 and 18.
August 2016 - May 2017
MRSM Tun Ghazali Shafie, Malaysia
I spent time as a volunteer English teacher in a boarding school in Malaysia, providing guidance in English speaking abilities to students between the ages of 13 and 18. I created lesson plans, teaching grammatical skills and vocabulary development, as well as pronunciation and conversational ability.
Sept 2015 - March 2016
Working as part of a team in a high-pressure environment, serving customers and preparing food, as well as keeping the restaurant clean and tidy, including hygiene and basic health and safety.
2017 - To Date
University of Brighton - 3rd Year
Studying Biological Sciences degree at
undergraduate level, performing technical laboratory work solo and in groups, alongside performing research and writing scientific papers.
2010 - 2016
Poole Grammar School
3 A-Levels, with a B in Biology and a C in Psychology
B in AS Business Studies
A-C in 12 GCSE's, including Maths, Further Maths, English, and Triple-Science.
Achievements & Interests
August 2016 - July 2017
MRSM TGS, Malaysia, 9.5 Months | Honour Village, Cambodia, 1.5 Months
I undertook volunteering work in both schools, where I was in charge of classes of a range of sizes from 6 to 30 pupils, from all ages between 6 and 18.
I was required to plan and carry out hour long lessons, as well as organise the playroom in the school in Cambodia, where children would come to play between classes.
Gold level skiing award with Ecole du Ski Francais.
Active member of an off-road cycling club, the Dorset Rough Riders.
Adobe Creative Cloud: Proficiency in several aspects of the Adobe Suite, including Photoshop, Lightroom CC, Premiere Pro, and After Effects.
General Computing: Strong IT skills in a variety of software, including Word, Powerpoint, and Excel.
Other: Advanced numerical ability stemming from experience with sciences, further maths, computing and business studies.