Georgiana Gilgallon

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Projects

Skills

  • Fashion
  • Data Analysis
  • Problem Solving
  • Politics
  • Proofreading
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Public Speaking
  • Sales
  • Critical Thinking
  • Social Media
  • Customer Relations
  • Debating
  • Philosophy
  • French
  • Spanish

Work history

2015

Restaurant Hostess

Nato Headquarters

Jun 2015 - Aug 2015
  • Responsibilities: • Interacting with and serving NATO staff and their children partaking in summer camps (aged 3-14). This required communicating in English, French and Spanish so as to overcome communication barriers with the clientele; I was complimented on my excellent interpersonal skills by both clients and management. • Preparation and management of banquets, predominantly for diplomats and veterans. • Preparation and maintenance of the restaurant in anticipation of, during and following service. This included dressing tables, folding napkins and returning crockery to the kitchen in a pressured environment over extended periods of time.

2015

Sales Assistant

Mayther, Greeting Card Shop

Jan 2015 - May 2015
  • Responsibilities: • Management (including selection) of stock. • Customer service, this entailed engaging with customers by providing assistance, advice and sourcing products. • Responsibility for the cleanliness and tidiness of the premise.

2013

Kitchen Porter

Duke of Wellington PUB

Jun 2013 - Aug 2013
  • Responsibilities: • Responsibility for the cleanliness and organization of the kitchen. • Provide assistance for the preparation and assembly of dishes. • Run errands.

Education

2020

Philosophy

University of Cambridge

Sep 2017 - May 2020
  • I have been offered a place to read Philosophy at the University of Cambridge, commencing in October 2017, following an elected gap year.

2016

Igcses A-levels

The Cheltenham Ladies’ College

Aug 2011 - Jun 2016
  • I am predicted A* in English Literature A2, Government and Politics A2, History A2, Religious Studies A2. I received an A in English Literature AS, Government & Politics AS, History AS, Religious Studies AS. I also attended Spanish lessons for the duration of this year – Not assessed. I received an A* in Biology IGCSE, Chemistry IGCSE, English Language IGCSE, English Literature IGCSE, French IGCSE, History IGCSE, Latin GCSE, Mathematics IGCSE, Physics IGCSE, Religious Studies GCSE, Spanish IGCSE.

Awards

2015

Beale Debate Champion

  • Beale Debate Champion (2015); a distinguished annual debate between the students and staff/ alumni of The Cheltenham Ladies

2015

Harvard Book Prize

  • Awarded to 'an outstanding student in the penultimate year, academically excellent, with exceptional personal qualities who makes a significant contribution to school or community.