5 Newcastle Road, Durham, DH1 4AG, United Kingdom, Mob: +44 (0) 7551320252
Marital Status: Single
Driving Licence: Full licence held
Education and Qualifications
2009 - Irata Rope Access Level 2. 1998 - Irata Rope Access Level 1
2002 – 2006: University of Hull - BA Italian & Spanish 2/1 – 1st in Spanish oral exam – ECDL
1999 – 2002: New College Framwellgate Moor - A Levels (part time)
1992 – 1996: Framwellgate Moor Comprehensive School - G.C.S.E’s
1990 – 1992: Martin Luther King School, The Netherlands
1984 – 1989: The Grange School, Chile
-Alpha Specialist contracting Ltd.
-Company based in Daventry
-Steeplejack and Rope Access work on chimney stacks in the UK & abroad.
April 2008 – December 2008: ThatNic Limpiavidrios & Global English Advance, Chile
-Window cleaning abseiling of various buildings in Santiago Chile with “ThatNic”
-Rigging ropes and using cradles
-Business English teacher teaching adults at “Global English Advance” institute.
February 2007 – January 2008: Seoul English Village, Seoul, South Korea
-English teacher in different situation based classes at the school. Students aged 10 to 15.
2003 - 2007: Excel window cleaners in Leeds and Manchester.
-Working and helping run jobs for Excel
-Duties included – Rope access work (cleaning windows, putting up signs).
-Organising and structuring work days.
-Working according to method statements & reporting back to the Boss.
2002 - 2006: University of Hull
-Degree in Italian & Spanish
-(I did rope access work in between academic years to finance my studies).
January 1999 – August 2002: Marine Glass Maintenance Ltd
-Window glass renovation on cruise liners, ships & boats all over Europe.
-Normally worked in groups of 4 people & occasionally I was a group leader.
-Rope rigging off various anchors to access windows.
1998 – Can Ltd
-Work on Millennium Dome London
-Bolting walkways on & heat sealing Teflon together on roof.
-Collaborated with Heather Odom (Venus Project events organiser) and people in Colombia, Chile, Venezuela, Argentina, Peru, Brazil, Spain and The Netherlands to help the VP have a successful lecture tour in 2010.
Jan-Feb 2009: Wallwalkers Ltd.
-Renovating churches & listed buildings
-also ran traders exhibition with them in London
June 2009: Fire-Events
-Rigged ropes for charity abseil in Newcastle and assisted throughout the event
Employment 1 - Mike Kirk Alpha Specialist Contracting Ltd Daventry U.K. http://www.alphaspecialist.co.uk/ Tel: +44 (0)1327 876000
Employment 2 - María Celia Martínez Boland Global English Advance Santiago, Chile http://www.gead.cl
Academic - Brian Powell Modern Languages Spanish Department University of Hull HU6 7RX Tel: (01482) 465345 or 465993 E-mail: B.J.Powell@hull.ac.uk