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Donna Marie Marshall

Student / Volunteer Worker


I have continued my studies since school and I have also worked in the range of horticultural settings include commercial retail, local authority. I have qualifications in floristry and IT. Ideally, I would like to continue working in a retail environment where I can continue my studies and expand on my skills.

I am a very kind person that likes to have a dance and I am good in team work and I also get on with everyone.

I am punctual.

I have good communication skills.

In I.C.T.

I am skilled with using computers.  

Work experience

Work experience

Raffle ticket seller

Sep 2013 - May 2014

This was working part time, the duty I had to do was sell raffle tickets during the day to customer that came in. I also had to count the money at the end of the day to find out the total cost.

Coffee bar assistant

Sep 2012 - Jun 2013

This was working part time, the duties I had to do were help the staff serve coffee and tea, I also had to keep the customers satisfied and happy.

General assistant

Sep 2011 - Jun 2012
Dobbies Garden Centre      

This was working part time, I helped out in the shop. My duties include; keeping the shop- floor fully stocked, merchandising and display, pricing and helping customers with their enquires



Gateshead volunteers award level 1 16th February 2011

Feb 2011 - Feb 2012

City and Guilds Level 1 certificate in Land Based studies (floristry)

Jun 2007 - Jun 2008
Tyne met college

City and Guilds and NCFE Entry level 2 in Numeracy- currently working towards Entry level 3 

May 2007 - May 2008
South Tyneside college 



Team Work

During my time in college and though my experience working as a retail  assistant I have had changes to develop my teamwork skills.

I.C.T Skills 

I have used computers all my life during which I have honed my I.C.T. skills.


My work experience and college education has provided me with years of opportunity to improve my social and  Communication skills.

Awards and Achievements

Education Awards

  • In recognition from my attitude and contribution, I have been awarded the 'V' 50 certificate which marks my completion of 50 hours of volunteer work. (2009)
  • I have a certificate from Gateshead college recognising my positivity. (2012)
  • I have a Emergency first aid at work award. (2012)
  • I have a Risk awareness certificate (2012)
  • I have a Food safety award in catering level 2  (2012)
  • I earned a Gateshead volunteers award Level 1  (2016)

Hobbies and Interests

I am involved in a local amateur dramatics society, where I volunteer as a lighting and sound technician. I have been involved with this society for three years and very much enjoy being part of the team. More recently, I assumed the role of Stage Manager for a two week production and relished the chance to take control of performances and react to a high-pressure environment.


References available on Request