I am a hardworking and organized individual who enjoys a challenging atmosphere. I am primarily interested in research and helping to educate others, of all ages, and I work well both as part of a team or as an individual.
October 2018 - May 2019
Experience working with customers while working both on the shop floor and the tills. Jobs included restocking, creating seasonal product displays and helping customers with their inquiries.
at Kilkenny College Hockey Academy
August 2014 - August 2018
This job ran for one week each August. Assistant housemistress 2014-2016. Head housemistress 2017 and 2018. Organized and oversaw dormitories and extra curricula activities for over 150 girls aged 11-17. Managed other staff members and addressed inquiries from parents.
at Greenfields Hockey Club
September 2015 - April 2018
Led and created training sessions, three sessions per week, coaching girls aged 11-16. Organized other coaches and did occasional sideline work for games. Position ran from September to April of each year as hockey season then ended.
at The National Reptile Zoo
May 2017 - August 2017
Full-time zookeeper. Jobs included animal handling, animal care, leading encounters for members of the public, zoo outreach and zoo tours. As well as managing interns and reception work, including till, inquiries and bookings.
at The National Reptile Zoo
May 2016 - August 2016
A 6-week internship that led to part-time working during the summer, in which jobs included animal handling, animal care, leading encounters for members of the public, zoo tours and zoo outreach.
at ATC Language School
June 2015 - July 2016
A two month position each year, leading tours around Ireland and leading other activities including sport and creative, working with large numbers of multinational children aged 11-16.
MSc Applied Wildlife Conservation
at Anglia Ruskin University
2018 - 2019 (1 year) Cambridgeshire
Honours Bachelor Degree in Science
at National University of Ireland, Galway
2014 - 2018 (4 years) Connaught
Through my degrees I have extensive experience researching various topics and writing scientific or governmental reports as well as communicating this information to the public.
Completed modules into communicating data and information to the public, other scientists in papers, reports and presentations as well as governmental reports.
Experience as a coach and an educator, no teaching qualification, yet I have extensive experience teaching others both skills and relevant information through my coaching and work as a zookeeper and activity leader.
I have experience with species identification, including animals smaller than 1 cm, as well as experience with camera trapping, animal trapping and taking samples in the field.
Knowledge and keywords