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Summary

I’m an energetic and highly-motivated graduate with excellent organisational and analytical skills looking to move into international business with a particular interest in sport. I have extensive experience of working with people from different backgrounds in international and domestic settings while my project management experience provides transferable skills that are well suited to a career in business. 

Work History

Aug 2015Present

Gap Assistant

Geelong Grammar School, Victoria, Australia

I am currently on a Gap Year in Australia working at Geelong Grammar School. I work in the History Department and have used my archaeological knowledge to help run an Archaeological project for Year 8 students. I have also worked in the careers department as well as helping out with PE Classes and running my own soccer team.  

Sep 2014Jul 2015

Residential Fellow

Wymondham College, Norfolk, United Kingdom

In this role I was a residential boarding assistant responsible for managing an Activities Week for over 1, 000 students on a limited budget. This task included sourcing activities and coordinating over 100 staff.  I also recorded and analysed student's academic performance data creating materials to track progress and identify weak areas. Additionally, I provided pastoral support for boarders at the school and ran weekly activities in the boarding house.

Jun 2014Aug 2014

Summer Camp Counsellor and Lifeguard

Camp Wahnee, Connecticut, USA
Jun 2010Apr 2014

Swimming Instructor

Abbeycroft Leisure

Part-Time from September 2010-April 2011, Casual Employment from April 2011-April 2014

Jun 2013Aug 2013

Summer Camp Counsellor and Lifeguard

Camp Wahnee, Connecticut, USA
Sep 2007Sep 2011

Assistant Coach

West Suffolk Swimming Club

Voluntary Coaching Assistant 

Education

Oct 2011Jul 2014

1st Class Honours in B.A Historical Archaeology

University of York
Sep 2009Aug 2011

A Levels

Thetford Grammar School

English Literature (A), PE (A), French (B), History (B)

Sep 2004Aug 2009

GCSE's

Thetford Grammar School

English: (A*), English Literature: (A), History: (A*), PE: (A), Maths: (A*), Biology: (A*), Physics: (A*), Chemistry: (A*), French: (A*), German (A)

Certifications

Jun 2014Jun 2016

American Red Cross Lifeguard

American Red Cross
Sep 2013

Gold Duke of Edinburgh Award

DofE
Sep 2011

Level 2 Teaching Aquatics

Swimming ASA NVQ

University of York Futsal Club President

  • In charge of the day to day running of the club.
  • Was responsible for club finances sourcing over £4000 worth of sponsorship and fundraising
  • Membership numbers tripled through a partnership with Sportivate
  • Created the University of York Women's Futsal team
  • Added a youth academy, YuFutsal to get young children in York into Futsal: http://www.yufutsal.com/ 
  • Entered the team into the National Futsal League where the club won promotion to Division 1, the highest level of futsal in England, also reached the Semi finals of the FA cup

As a result of this work, the club received the YorkSport Club of the Year award and I received the YorkSport Award for Services to Sport.

Passion for Sports

I have always maintained an enthusiasm for a range of sports. I have played futsal at the highest level in England as well as playing football for the University holding committee positions for both clubs. I am a keen swimmer and swam at the Eastern Regional Championships in the UK as well as attending an International Training Camp in Mallorca and competition in Dubai. I have continued to follow my interest in swimming through swimming teaching and have taught in the UK, USA and Australia.

I also enjoy  watching a number of other sports such as Cricket, Rugby Union and Basketball. 

Referees

Peter Craig - Head of Careers 

Geelong Grammar School, 50 Biddlecombe Avenue, Corio, Victoria 3214

+61 3 52739265