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Martha Griffin


A conscientious and enthusiastic student with a strong interest in assurance and consulting, specifically in relation to international development and sustainability. Able to build good customer and care relationships and significant experience in a range of professional environments, proven to be hardworking and reliable. Passionate about sport and currently Novice Women's Captain at The University of Sheffield, competing at the national level. Dedicated and a strong drive to succeed as an individual and team player. 


Work History

June 2016present

Bar and Waiting Staff

The Nags Head Pub Woodborough

Fully competent on the bar serving drinks and taking orders through efficient use of the tills. Works busy shifts such as Sunday lunch and quiz nights. Attends customers with excellent waitressing courtesy and able to get the task done quickly.

Feb 2015Feb 2016

After School Club Assistant

Nottingham Girls' High School

Caring for and supervising primary school children in a multi-ethnic and dynamic environment. Requires constant alertness and the ability to think on my feet; team working skills; also diplomacy and excellent communication skills with parents. Adept at providing leadership and care to children.

Aug 2015Aug 2015

Work Experience

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

Work experience in a professional services environment. Gained valuable experience in Business Continuity Management, Enterprise Resilience and Disaster Recovery. Participated in formal meetings and informal discussions with staff from a range of areas. Researched client issues, analysed information and summarised this on PowerPoint slides. Demonstrated reliability in all work ethics and punctuality in completing tasks.

Jun 2014Aug 2014

Online Sales Organizer 


Photographing, marketing and listing for sale various bike parts and related tools for ex-bike shop owners and managers of Freewheel. Developed my computer skills in Excel and ability to organise information clearly.

Jun 2014Jul 2014

Classroom Assistant

Lowdham C of E Primary School 
  • Provided learning support to pupils
  • Supervised groups of children during activities

Formal work experience. Developed ability to follow instructions from staff members and respond to the needs of individual children.

Sep 2013Jun 2014

Companion and Assistant to Disabled Person


Responding to the needs of an adult and providing excellent service. Community service component of Duke of Edinburgh Silver Award. 

Sep 2012Dec 2012

Assistant Cricket Coach

Little Wickets 

Volunteering to teach primary school children basic cricket skills. Lead activities which encouraged me to use my own initiative and think quickly. Community service component of Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award.


Sep 2016June 2019

Geography (BA)

The University of Sheffield
Sep 2015Jul 2016

A2 Level

Nottingham Girls’ High School

Geography (A*), English Language (A), Biology (C)

Sep 2014Jul 2015

AS Level

Nottingham Girls’ High School

Biology (B), English Language (B), Geography (B), History (B)

Sep 2009Jul 2014


Nottingham Girls’ High School

English Language (A*), English Literature (A), Maths (A), Biology (A), Chemistry (A), Physics (A), History (A), Geography (A), German (A), Art (B)

Skills - Additional Evidence

Time Management 

Member of the elite squad at Sheffield University Rowing Club as well as Novice Women's Captain. I achieved the balance with education through excellent time management skills. 

Microsoft Office

Can use Excel to create spreadsheets and organise information. Publisher to create engaging posters. Word for professional-quality documents and PowerPoint for creating concise presentations. 


Peer Coaching Course. Explored different ways of assisting those with a variety of issues, and gained a greater awareness of being conscientious and how best to approach those in need.


Sports Leaders Programme:  Involved teaching young children a variety of sports and the importance of keeping fit.

Bronze and Silver Duke of Edinburgh Award: Rewarding experience as was able to show strength and determination in completing all aspects of the challenge.

Activity Leader for rowing: Supervise people of all ages and capabilities in a safe manner whilst rowing on the water or training indoors


GCSE AS Level - A Grade.