Curriculum Vitae

Here’s my CV. You might be here because I’m applying for something and linked you to it; alternatively, you might want to hire me because you’ve stumbled across my website somehow. I’m available as a high-quality tech writer or copywriter and to create websites and bespoke web applications.

Basic Details

Name Adam Lloyd Location Wiltshire, United Kingdom
DoB 02/11/1998 Current Occupation Freelance Blogger
Chorister

Education

Hardenhuish School (2015-2017) AS Levels A2 Levels
Subject Grade Grade
Computer Science A
Economics A*
Further Mathematics A A
Mathematics A A*
Physics A
Hardenhuish School (2010-2015) GCSEs
Subject Grade
Biology A*
Chemistry A*
English Language A*
English Literature A*
Geography A*
ICT A*
Mathematics A*
Statistics A*
Physics A*
Religious Studies A*
French A
Charter Primary School (2003-2010)

Full Breakdown of GCSE Exam Results

Click to download Excel spreadsheet

Other Qualifications

  • Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music Grade 7 in Piano
  • Royal School of Church Music Voice for Life Yellow Ribbon
  • Duke of Edinburgh Bronze Award

Skills

My command of the English language is strong; as a result, I am an excellent communicator and work well with others either in their presence or remotely. My experiences have also given me skills in mediation and team leadership in addition to an ability to remain calm under intense pressure or stressful workloads.
As my exam results show, my understanding of mathematical and statistical concepts is also strong. I have learned to apply these to new and challenging situations through computing-based and other problems.

IT Skills:

My IT (particularly Web) skills are comprehensive and advanced.

  • Microsoft Office (Advanced)
  • Google Apps
  • Google Webmaster Tools
  • HTML5 and CSS3
  • PHP
  • SQL
  • WordPress
  • WooCommerce
  • Bespoke CMS
  • Joomla!

Work Experience

St. Mary Redcliffe Church Choir

November 2016 – present
I sing as an alto in the back rows of the Choir of St. Mary Redcliffe Church, for which I rehearse every Friday and sing three services every Sunday, in addition to other special services around festival times or for weddings.

GLL

February 2016 – present
Work as a leisure assistant at the Oasis, Swindon; in time this role will encompass lifeguarding duties. Leisure assistants operate centres and interact with customers and ensure that their experience is as beneficial as possible, including problem solving and reconciliation.

WordCandy

July 2015 – November 2015

I worked with editorial staff to tight deadlines writing high-quality, mostly long form pieces about the popular content management system WordPress for a plethora of clients through the WordCandy agency. Responsibilities included coming up with article ideas; generation of “clickable,” search-engine friendly headlines and excerpts; delivery of high-quality written pieces with expert knowledge; search-engine optimisation.

A Prompt, Ltd.

July 2014 – July 2016

Originally joining aprompt for a week of Work Experience, I impressed and have been invited back to work for them during holiday periods. Work over the years has included branding tasks (including on social media websites); blog writing; stock checking; client meetings; client support; technical work (eg. website updates); website design; web application testing and general administrative work.

Reference and Contact Details

Hardenhuish School ICT Support

Voluntary | September 2015 – present

Working with ICT Support to resolve low-level support issues such as hardware replacement and software troubleshooting; developing software systems to improve departmental efficiency and ease of use for staff.

Beat Bullying MindFull Youth Panel

Voluntary | April 2014 – October 2014

Work as part of a national panel of young people to provide feedback on fundraising and services for the MindFull charity until its closure in October 2014.

TeenHelp, Inc.

Voluntary | August 2012 – July 2016

Working on a number of projects with the non-profit TeenHelp including live chat with vulnerable young people in need; email ticketing with young people; facilitating chat room discussions; contributing advice to forums; moderating forums; communicating to reconcile moderation staff and users; working on an articles section; working on social media accounts.

Other Experience

Hardenhuish School Student Leadership Team

VoluntaryJune 2016 – June 2017

Work with a team of students and the school leadership team to provide feedback on and improve the pupil experience.

Hardenhuish School Pupil and Parents Governing Committee

Voluntary | December 2015 – present

Represent pupil views to the governing body and parents.

Hardenhuish School Pupil Executive Committee

Voluntary | September 2015 – September 2016

Manage and implement ideas from the student body in a school.

Hardenhuish School E-Safety Committee

Voluntary | February 2015 – present

Provide pupil insight on E-Safety policy-making and awareness campaigns for a school community.

Hardenhuish School ICT Strategy Group

Voluntary | June 2014 – present

Representing pupil opinion and providing technical knowledge in a senior leadership level strategy group working to introduce tablets and improve web-based learning across a school community. Deliver training sessions to staff to improve technical literacy and confidence.

Hardenhuish School Green Team

Voluntary | from October 2011

Work as part of a team with stakeholders such as the senior leadership team, teachers and the county council to set and reach school energy improvement targets. Earned Green Flag status.

Hardenhuish School Parliament

Voluntary | September 2011 – September 2014

Work on various committees with all year groups to represent views of thirty people, including on catering, mobile phones, teaching and learning and uniform; organise a charity week.

Rotary Youth Speaks

I have taken part in multiple Rotary Youth Speaks competitions, once winning heats and making it to regional finals.

BBC School Report

I have taken part in my school’s BBC School Report days whenever possible to improve my journalism and web-based publishing skills.

More About Me

I swim. As is probably relatively obvious, I am quite enthralled by the power of the web and the ways in which it can communicate ideas to people. In addition to analytical and mathematical skills, my technical knowledge is advanced.

My future plans include the University of St Andrews and a Computer Science and Mathematics degree – hopefully!

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