Lauren Elizabeth Wells - 11.06.1997

First year student studying BSc Hons Business Management and Marketing at Harper Adams University 

Summary

Home Address:

256 Cropston Road,

Anstey,

Leicester,

Leicestershire,

LE7 7GG

 

Term Address: 

22 Princess Royal Halls,

Harper Adams University,

Newport,

Shropshire,

TF10 8NB


Work History

Work History
Jul 2012 - Present

Volunteer & employed as Support Care Worker

WHM Work Connections 
  • Worked with adults with learning difficulties teaching them life skills such as cookery and the care of domestic pets.
  • Worked with a group as part of a business providing cooked meals for the local elderly residents
  • Worked one to one with individuals to improve their confidence and communication skills with the future prospect of getting a part time job
  • Led cooking sessions with groups of 6 workmates – and teaching them about the nutritional elements of each dish
Sep 2013 - Jun 2015

Waitress

Our Lady's Convent School Catering Company 
  • Part time job at weddings and corporate events 
  • Skills developed: flexibility, good communication, easily adapting to any task needed including serving food and drinks, team player
  • Skills learned : silver service 
Jan 2013 - Jan 2015

Child Care - Babysitter 

Self - Employed 
  • Babysitting for different families in the local community
  • Skills developed: trust, tenacity, flexibility, leadership and being given responsibility, ability to negotiate
Mar 2012 - May 2012

Volunteer 

Cedar Care Homes 
  • 1 hour a week for 3 months volunteer work for Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award
  • Helping serve hot drinks to the elderly residents
  • Helped with reading sessions at the care home for the residents
  • Beauty sessions with female residents 

Education

Education
Sep 2015 - Present

BSc Hons Business Management and Marketing 

Harper Adams University, Newport, Shropshire, TF10 8NB 

Modules include Business Organisation and Law, Economic and Business Environment, Logistics and Distribution and Principles of Marketing

Sep 2013 - Jul 2015

A Levels

A Level Food and Nutrition                      C

A Level Economics and Business            C

A Level English Literature                        C


Sep 2000 - Jul 2013

GCSEs 

Our Lady's Convent School, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE11 2DZ

10 GCSEs A – C including a C in Mathematics, English, and Science.

Certifications

Certifications
2015

The Diana Award - Diana Champion Volunteer

The Diana Award 

Worked as part of a team to raise over £20,000 in order to built a house in Tanzania for deprived children 

2015

UK Full Driving License (Clean) 

DVLA 

Test taken in January 2015

2014

First Aid Certificate 

Level 1 of First Aid was awarded 

2012

Bronze Duke of Edinburgh Award 

The Duke of Edinburgh's Award 

Volunteer work was completed for 3 months, physical work was completed for 3 months, 6 moths worth of skills learnt and expedition was completed with a group of 4 others 

Interests and Memberships

Pony Club: past member of the Quorn Hunt

  • Received awards for different skills such as:

First aid and Handling & Grooming

  • Skills developed: teamwork, organisation, leadership,

Rounders Team: 2013-2014

  • Captained for games
  • Skills developed: team player, persistence, leadership and motivational leadership

Riding: 2008 – 2015

  • Used to exercise horses every Saturday at a local livery yard
  • Skills developed: commitment, persistence, patience, reliable and dedication

References

Pam Whitehouse, iBA (Hons),

Business Management and Marketing Senior Tutor,

Harper Adams University,

Newport,

Shropshire,

TF10 8NB

pwhitehouse@harper-adams.ac.uk

 

Helen Sedgwick,

WHM Work Connections,

Hawley Fields Farm,

60 Green Lane,

Seagrave,

Leicestershire,

LE12 7LU

whm@workconnections.co.uk