Work History

Work History
Sep 1994 - Present

Youth Worker

Lighthouse Youth Club
Aug 2008 - Nov 2008

Volunteer Shop Assistant

Debra Charity Shop

Stacking shelves, stock rotation, shop floor supervising, organising stock and donations. Voluntary work

Jan 2004 - Jan 2006

Assistant Play worker

Cantelupe Kids Club

Organising and setup of equipment, sorting breakfast and tea (food), supervising and publicity.

Feb 1993 - Aug 2000

South East Derbyshire College

Providing 2nd/3rd Line Support for ICT throughout the college, software and user support for staff, business and students, teaching and 1-1 inductions, stock control, database administration,


Sep 2009 - Mar 2010


South Nottingham College

Modules included: Web Page development, user analyst, Multimedia Design, Dreamweaver, flash

Sep 2008 - Jul 2009


Derbyshire Adult Learning

Using Paint Shop Pro - Masks, layers, cloning, touchup, red eye, crop,

Oct 2008 - Jun 2009


Derbyshire Adult Learning
Oct 2006 - Jun 2007


Derbyshire Adult Learning

Modules included: Artwork and Imagine, Web Design, Bespoke Software (video presentation), PowerPoint E-Presentation

Jul 2004 - Nov 2004


South East Derbyshire College

New Clait    PowerPoint, Word, Publisher.    Pass

Mar 2000 - May 2000

C&G 720 Stage 1

South East Derbyshire College
Sep 1992 - Aug 1994


South East Derbyshire College

BTEC 1st Diploma   IT Applications          NVQ   Stand Alone Computer Systems   Level 3




Organising and planning events, activities, meetings, work and general skills to achieve best outcome and environment

Creative Design

 Designing local and personal websites, banners, images, logos for both website and publicity materials

Creative Multimedia

To create presentations and promotional material, using video, photography and PowerPoint to present information for group work, open nights, events, quiz nights and church service.


Communicating to members, organisations and the public via a variety of methods and media. Includes newsletter, leaflets, powerpoint, webpages, emails, letters.


Using We CEO, Google Adsense and other Optimisation to promote and advertise my websites, as well as checking SE Ranks and visitors.

Communication skills

Communication between contacts via Internet, phone and face to face for activities, funding and meetings with council, clubs, communities and artists.

Problem solving:

 Involvement in complex, low-budget projects, with time constraints

Research skills

Contacts and Information for youth work, events, funding and site content via library/Internet;


Windows XP, MS Office 2000/2003. IE, Firefox, Serif and Adobe.  


I would like to take this opportunity to introduce myself to you. My name is Paul Parkin and I am applying for your webmaster vacancy, sent via Remploy. I describe myself as being friendly, helpful, patient and willing to take on new challenges to achieve the highest and best outcome. My time keeping is very good and I am punctual, trustworthy, dependable and organised. Have the ability to work efficiently and effectively on my own initiative and as part of a responsible team. Approaches tasks thoroughly and is committed in achieving a successful outcome. I am very ambitious who enjoys daily challenges. I


  • Entertainment:     creating a number of online communities and websites to promote young and older talent in all areas, watching TV and cinema, getting latest news.
  • Cinema:        going to cinema with friends; discussing film; reading critical works.
  • Photography:     taking photographs of scenery, events and local interests for website and own use.
  • Sports:        participation in number of sports as well as organising games, matches and tournaments.

I like anything to do with the paranormal, mysteries and unexplained, doing research and also investigating paranormal activity which I’ve started in my own town. In spare time I like walking, photography, astronomy, Martial arts, some sports and movies. I am really into the film, TV and multimedia side, always looking into how to improve a scene, writing TV Scrips and ideas for new shows, dramas, video editing and camera work. Although I’ve no Qualifications and no acting skills, my interests in this area are design, media, voice over, planning, organisation, writing etc, I feel I can still put my skills and experiences to good use and be very useful.

I currently done a website to help promote young actors and singers, and have worked with the singers to provide a gateway or to be noticed (Eurovision song contest, BGT, music and acting). I currently write TV Scripts, stories and poetry. Through various events and channels ive done lighting effects, publicity, video editing, promotional Videos and camera work for shows, events, etc.