Letchworth Garden City, commonly known as Letchworth, is a town in Hertfordshire, England, with a population of 33,600. It is a former civil parish. The town's name is taken from one of the three villages it surrounded - all of which featured in the Domesday Book.
August 2008 until present – Rock’s Fryer, Letchworth Garden City, Hertfordshire Assistant Manager for the family business Responsible for managing and recruiting new staff, including advertising the job role, checking application forms and organising interviews and coaching. Maintenance of the business: looking at accounts, weekly budgets and orders. Ensuring hygiene and health and safety are maintained to a high standard.
Serving customers: dealing with customer requests and seeking opportunities to improve the business sales i.e. introduced new food items.
Higher Education: Start date: 9/09 - Completion date: 7/14 University of Hertfordshire & University of Portsmouth Studied: BSC Honours in Sports and Exercise Science (result 2.1) Modules included: Psychology of Sport and Exercise, Tools of Biomechanical Analysis, Psychology of Skills Development and Performance, Professional Practice in Sports Psychology, Nutrition for Health, Fitness and Support, Motion Analysis, Applied Skills, Acquisition and Expertise and Biology of the Mind.
Further Education: 2006-2008 The Highfield School, Highfield, Letchworth
3 A Levels: English Language and Literature, Psychology, Physical Education
1 AS Level: Mathematics
Pre A-Level: 2004-2006 The Highfield School, Highfield, Letchworth
10 GCSE’S at Grade C & above
Including: Mathematics B and English Language and Literature B C
Communication Skills : When completing my dissertation in “Training Perceptional Skills in Novious GoalKeeper” I conducted experiments with athletes, this involved providing precise instructions, confidentiality and presenting findings to lecturers
Problem Sloving : I have worked on multiple projects during my degree. I coordinated activities i.e. experiments, I proactively liaised with the right contacts to resolve issues, conducted research and collaborated with my peers to complete the projects and achieve a positive outcome. I am flexible and have the ability to prioritise and work under pressure.
Tactful and Articulate : During my retail experience liaising effectively with staff and suppliers has been integral role to resolve issues efficiently. This included effective planning, a coordinated approach and establishing policies and procedures. Academically, I have experience in conducting quality research from databases and internet to search scientific content. A key requirement was to present my research finding in a articulate manner, which required being highly organized and collecting key points to meet my research requirements.
Team Work : As a captain in sports and project leader, I have been required to collaborate and promote my team member strengths. I have also had responsibility for my team’s health and safety. I would regularly coordinate meeting to ensure the team members interact with one another to share any issues or achievements.
Voluntary work for various religious groups and charities: i.e. sponsoring the local football team, Punjabi school funding, and local charity initiatives.
2011 – Level 1 in Healthy Lifestyle management
2012 – Level 2 Emergency First Aid at Work
2012 – Level 1 Active IQ in Active Healthy Living (7 credits)
2012 – Level 2 Health and Safety at the Workplace
2012 – Certificate of Appreciate: “In recognition of valuable contribution as a guide and peer educator for Ann Frank Exhibitions”.
Sports achievements since Youth
- Kickboxing Champion
- Footballer of the Year
- Black Belt in Karate
- 5 Years Captain for Letchworth Garden Eagles Football Club
- Trophies for representation in sport tournaments.
I have a passion for a healthy lifestyle; I regularly attend the gym, play sports and research nutrition.
Academic and Employment references available upon request.