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.


  • Shop assistant

    at Sainsburys

    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.

  • Housemistress

    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.

  • Coach

    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.

  • Zookeeper

    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.

  • Zookeeper

    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.

  • Activity Leader

    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

Services offered

  • Research

    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.

  • Communication

    Completed modules into communicating data and information to the public, other scientists in papers, reports and presentations as well as governmental reports.

  • Education

    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.

  • Data Collection

    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.


  • English Native