3 Stock Orchard Crescent, London, N7 9SL

7 Gloucester Place, Cheltenham, GL52 2RJ

Mobile: 07736274645



I am a Third Year Popular Music Student at the University of Gloucestershire with a broad range of work experience and strong interpersonal skills. Due to my courses and previous employment, I work well as a team player.

2007- 2010 University of Gloucestershire – BA (Hons) Popular Music
• Large amount of technical experience including use of Logic and ProTools and practical work in the Recording Studio.
• Modules including Music Marketing and Promotion, Music and The Media (a look at how Music relates to other media formats), Song texts and experimental contexts (Studying song formats, the history of different genres, semiology in music, lyrics etc), Introduction to Music Management and Producing Music for Media and Film.

2001- 2006 Highgate School
• A level: English Literature (C), Classical Civilisation (D) and Music (D)
• AS Level: Art (D)
• 9 GCSEs Grade B-C including English, Maths and Sciences

Employment History
2007 - Present At Your Service Catering (London) –
Wine Waiter
• Serving Wine and Champagne at Corporate/Celebrity parties and dinners.
• Preparing tables and bars for these events.
• We had to be polite and courteous to all guests.
• Customer service skills

2009 (Jan-March) Wired Records (Gloucester) -
Work Experience
• Work Experience on their Guildhall Showcases.
• Shadowing Sound Engineer
• Working Front of House
• Working as a Runner.

2008 (August) Silk Sound Studios (Soho, London) –
• Working in the Transfer room, learning about how information and data is moved around the studios.
• Hands on experience on the Studio Desk.
• Running data disks to each of the studios.
• Office work.

2006 (Sep/Nov) Craft Central Open (Clerkenwell, London) –
Ticket Seller
• Greeting Guests at the door, making them feel welcome, giving directions.
• Selling tickets
• Giving out information, Leaflets and Maps to guests
• Office Experience sending out Information packs to clients for Christmas events.

2004-2005 Judy Bentinck Millinery –
General Leafleting
• Giving out cards to young girls who would be interested in Bespoke Millinery at parties and events.

Additional Skills and Achievements

• Confident guitarist having played for 10 years. Confident singer. Strong band leader having had my own band for 2 years, I wrote all the songs for the band, organised band practices and created our own myspace page and band designs. I also lead the Kingsgate House Instrumental group at school for two consecutive competitions.
• Employed as a child voice actor with Hobson’s International, this lead to an ability to take direction well from other people. In 1995 I was a featured artist in a Television Commercial for Herta Frankfurters.
• Extremely good swimmer with many badges of achievement including Silver and Gold certificates. I swum competitively for Swiss Cottage swimming club and for Highgate School. I also competed in Water Polo at Highgate. I have experience with many water sports, including kayaking, canoeing and dragon boating at Le Burnam boating club in Hackney.
• Peer Councillor Training. In my last year at Highgate I was trained as a councillor for boys in lower years. I gained a great deal of patience from the training that has lead to me becoming very confident and easy with people. It takes a lot to offend me or to make me lose my temper.

Hobbies and Interests

Music is my passion and my ambition is to work in the music industry. I like long walks and nice views. I like to read, especially poetry and in particular I like romantic poetry. I am interested in body language and psychology and have recently started reading about dream interpretation. I like swimming and kayaking. I also like travelling and look forward to getting away again soon.


Joe Wilson :

Laura Spears: Unit 12, The Talina Centre, Bagley’s Lane, London, SW6 2BW

Please note I will be available for full time employment as of 26/04/10



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