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Southend, Essex


English Literature (BA Hons), 2:1

(With a modularity in History.)
University of Exeter, 2013-16.

An ambitious English Literature graduate with an accomplished academic

background and creative skill set. Determined to excel as a journalist and driven
by the desire to offer unique and original perspectives.


Most Impressive English Dissertation

of the Year (2016).


Presenter: Southend Hospital Radio.

Sep. 2016- Current.
In addition to presenting Thursday
nights show my duties also include
conversing with the patients to gain
feedback and requests.
Waitress: Rick Steins Falmouth.
Jun. 2015- Jan. 2016.
Worked within a small team that
was under pressure to perform to
an excellent standard under time
restraints. Teamwork and efficiency
were therefore vital to success.
Private English Tutor: Self-employed.
May 2010- Sep. 2014.
Attention to detail and acute editing
skills were vital to marking and
analysing the students work.

Advanced Research Skills:

The ability to assess complex information to provide accurate and engaging
summaries of research proven by the continuous achievement of 2:1 and
First Class essays.
Acute understanding of a variety of archives both physical and digital.
Experienced with interview style research.
Excellent Writing Skills:
Evident in the attainment of a 2:1 English Literature degree and the Most
Impressive English Dissertation of the Year award.
Achieving a 1st class in both Global History and Reinvention exams displays
the ability to communicate information, to an excellent standard, within a
short, pressured time scale.
Authoring my own blog, CuriousMol, and writing copy for numerous Graphic
Design students displays the ability to create short, enticing prose.
Excellent Communication skills:
Exercised each week through the university role of Library Champion. The
position required promoting library events online and in lectures.
Working in numerous customer-facing roles required interpersonal skills and
a warm disposition in every task.
Volunteering at Southend Hospital Radio demands a strong on-air presence
and the ability to act on initiative.
Analytical Skills:
Elementary for every english assessment undertaken. Essential for
deciphering an argument and presenting it appropriately.
Work Management Success:
Evident in the attainment of a 2:1 English Literature degree whilst working
part-time, taking on the role of Library Champion, and collaborating with
graphic design students.
Waitressing in a busy and renowned restaurant required efficient task
management and prioritisation to ensure guest satisfaction.


Dissertation Leader:
Chloe Preedy, Exeter University.

Rick Steins Falmouth:

Laura Baggott, supervisor.
Adventure Island:
Jake Redfearn, manager.
(All available upon request)

Advanced knowledge of MS Office.
Competent with Adobe Programmes.
Basic camera skills.
Social media savvy.