My name is Jodie Blackham, I am 24 years old and live in Rossington, Doncaster. I am a hardworking and reliable individual with a positive attitude to work, whilst capable of working alone I am also a good team member. At Retford Oaks High School I got:
English: E Health and Social Care: F History: E Maths: E Science (Double Award): GG
At Doncaster College I studied Level 1 – 3 IT.
I have done two voluntary work experience placements at Mayflower Animal Sanctuary looking after dogs from September 2014 – February 2015 and July 2015 – September 2015.
My general duties included:
- Cleaning dog kennels, walking, feeding , playing with the dogs, and grooming the dogs
- I had to work as part of a team with the other volunteers and staff to ensure that the centre looked clean and tidy
- I talked to customers about the different dogs and their histories
- Make sure that all dogs were comfortable and well cared for
- Followed health, safety and hygiene rules
My ambition is to pursue my career within care/retail or working with animals and I am now looking for an employer who will give me the opportunity to develop my skills.