My Curriculum Vitae

Hi there,

Here is my Curriculum Vitae, this distributes my skills, experience and voluntary work. It also shows the type of skills I can bring to the media industry.


D.O.B: 05/03/1997


PHONE: 0121 749 1148

MOBILE: 07958252416


PROFILE- Lily Mae Fitzsimons

I am an 18 year old accomplished college student; I am attending Birmingham City University to study Media and Communications (Journalism). I am a highly motivated individual with a good understanding of the needs of the media industry such as journalism, media relations, photography and visual design. I am currently seeking a position within a forward thinking environment which will offer good opportunities to develop my existing skills and experience for adult life.

Availability: Most of the time subject to university hours (12 per week)

Work experience dates: 11-22 January 2016- 23-5 June 2016.


SEPTEMBER 2015- MAY 2018: Birmingham City University, studying Media and Communication (Journalism).

SEPTEMBER 2013- MAY 2015: City Technology College Kingshurst Academy

Studying the International Baccalaureate:

Maths Studies- 3

English Literature- 4

Biology- 3

Film Studies- 4

Business& Management- 4

Spanish- 4

Extended Essay- C

SEPTEMBER 2008- MAY 2013: City Technology College Kingshurst Academy


Maths- C

English Language- C

English Literature- C

Science- C

Additional Science- C

French- C

Citizenship- C

Religious Education- C

Double Media: 1 A/ 1 B

BTEC:BTEC Business double award- 2 DISTINCTION*( A*/A*)

Professional Employment Experience:

Work Experience

CTC Kingshurst Academy (2013): Teaching assistant in Media Studies

  • Planning and supervising activities e.g. set creative tasks on computers.
  • Make sure children are safe and well, using equipment in correctly (safeguarding).
  • Keeping behaviour records and supporting student’s individual needs.Corps Security (2012): Administrator
  • Data entry.
  • Filing and photocopying.
  • Answering phone calls and communicating with internal members of staff.
Voluntary work

CTC Kingshurst Academy Summer School: Student Mentor for year 7s (2015)

  • Plan and supervise activities.
  • Supporting individual needs with children who are vulnerable and have learning difficulties.
  • Observing students work and skills.
  • Encouraging children to socialise and learn team building skills.
  • Giving information and advice to students.
  • Accompanying students and staff on school trips.

Open Evening for Year 7 and Post 16 (2013-2015): Representative of the school

  • Communicating with new parents and students.
  • Guiding people around the college showing perspective parents many features the school has to offer.OAP’s Christmas Meal (school event 2013): Waitress
  • Serving food and beverages.
  • Greeting guests.
  • Entertaining guests and helping with essential needs.
  • Providing an opportunity lesson.
  • Additional Skills:

    Excellence in all windows applications and software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) the internet and email. Competent with the use of technology.

    Outstanding communication together with ability to interact effectively with staff and customers of any age. A proven team player, setting an example at all the times to achieve the best possible result in all areas.

    I am considerate, kind and punctual. Always work hard and complete targets efficiently within each time scale set. Have a strong customer focus, where I can be honest, patient and have strong creativity.

    What would I bring to any new role:

    • Excellent capabilities, combined with strong work ethic and team work.
    • Organisational and listening skills.
    • High motivation and ambition with every task given.

Extra Cirricular Activities:

In my spare time I like to be creative, this includes writing articles on all types of subjects. In my own time I enjoy listening to music and attending concerts. At concerts I like to explore photography and take some live action shots. I am frequently socialising with friends and family. Having interests in the best new trends whether that is in the media or music industry.

References: Given on request.




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Lily Mae Fitzsimons

Birmingham City University

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